Mike D’Antoni on Rockets’ 4-6 begin: ‘Our offense is anemic’ | NBA


Mike D’Antoni has not been proud of the Rockets play thus far this season.

Houston fell to the Thunder 98-80 in Oklahoma Metropolis on Thursday to drop to 4-6 in 2018-19. D’Antoni, the third-year Rockets coach, described the staff’s efficiency as “yuck” when he met with reporters after the sport.  

“Actually, our offense is anemic,” D’Antoni stated (through ESPN). “I imply, it is dangerous. … I do not know if we’re simply sagging as a result of we’re not believing in what we’re (doing). I do not know. We have got to seek out the solutions.

“I can not let you know immediately, ‘Oh yeah, it is this,’ and we’ll remedy it tomorrow. No, we have started working by way of this and determine what we have to do. However our offense proper now isn’t excellent.”

The Rockets completed final season with a 65-17 report and superior to the Western Convention Finals, the place they fell to the Warriors in seven video games. However, they’ve but to copy that success on both finish of the ground in 2018-19.

“The very first thing is we have to start out imposing our will and get our swagger (again),” D’Antoni stated. “A variety of it’s psychological vitality. We have got to discover a comfortable spot after which go compete.”

The Rockets will face the Spurs in San Antonio on Saturday.

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