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Rockets' streak secret: Don't let the other team score

Originally Published: March 18, 2008
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Shane BattierJonathan Daniel/Getty ImagesShane Battier's work doesn't always show up in the box scores, but he's a big reason why the Houston Rockets now have the second-longest winning streak in NBA history and are in first place in the West.

HOUSTON -- Yes, the Rockets are missing their All-Star center, and yes, at times their offense can be hard on the eyes.


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