Tuesday , Mar , 02 , 2010 Hoopsvibe

Rockets Counting on Yao Ming in 2010-11

But everything begins with Yao and his ability to return to his 20-point, 10-rebound self. The Rockets have no reason to believe he can’t do it, but given his injury history and the complex surgery he’s recovering from, there’s no way of knowing.

“He’s definitely going to get back on the floor,” Morey said. “We feel confident about that. It may be the end of the season before we really know what he’s capable of.”