Rockets Announce Roster Updates

HOUSTON – Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has signed free agent forward Danuel House Jr. to a two-way contract and converted the two-way contract of forward Gary Clark into a standard NBA contract.

Clark (6-8, 225) was eligible for the 2018 NBA Draft following his senior season at Cincinnati and signed a two-way contract with Houston on July 5.  He has appeared in 21 games for the Rockets this season, averaging 16.9 minutes per game.  Clark has hit multiple 3-pointers five times this season and recorded two or more blocks four times.  He has also committed just one turnover in 356 minutes of play.

House Jr. (6-7, 215) was eligible for the 2016 NBA Draft following his senior season at Texas A&M.  He was playing for the Rockets single-affiliation G League Partner, Rio Grande Valley, prior to being called up by Houston on Nov. 26.  In five games as a Rocket, House Jr. is averaging 8.4 points and 2.8 rebounds in 21.2 minutes per game.  He also hit multiple 3-pointers in three of those five games.