FIRST TAKE

Max and Stephen A. disagree on James Harden's style of play

Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith discuss the Rockets' loss to the Warriors on Wednesday night. Max believes it's on James Harden to make big shots to win that game, but Stephen A. says Harden has to have help from his teammates.

Composite photo by Brandon Strange

The Texans and the Rockets are dealing with tough off-seasons and there are some big decisions that need to be made.

The Texans have fired their GM and are finding it difficult to find a quality replacement, and the Rockets still haven't signed Mike D'Antoni to an extension.

Meanwhile the Astros are enjoying another terrific season. ESPN 97.5's Joel Blank discusses why the Astros are having more success than the Texans and Rockets.