According to a source with knowledge of the situation, the Rockets are considering signing 16-year veteran Al Harrington, who was recently cut in China in order to allow him to pursue an NBA return.
Al Harrington has been released by Fujian of China.
Al Harrington is hopeful that he can return to the Washington Wizards after the Chinese Basketball Association season is over.
Al Harrington has signed a deal that will bring him to China next season.
Al Harrington has recovered from left shoulder surgery and hopes to re-sign with the Wizards as a free agent.
Al Harrington is uncertain as to where he'll end up in free agency, but thinks he could return to the Washington Wizards.
Al Harrington logged a playoff-high 23 minutes in Sunday's loss, contributing 11 points, six rebounds and three steals off Washington's bench.
Al Harrington scored a season-high 16 points vs. the Heat on Monday with four boards, one assist, one steal and four 3-pointers in 18 minutes.
Al Harrington matched his season high of 15 points in 26 minutes against the Lakers on Friday, adding three boards and two 3-pointers.
Al Harrington recorded eight points, four rebounds, and two assists in Wednesday's win over the Jazz.
Al Harrington played 16 minutes off the bench on Thursday with eight points, one board, one assist and one steal.
Al Harrington scored five points and grabbed two rebounds in seven minutes after Nene's knee injury on Sunday, but admitted that his conditioning is a work in progress.
Al Harrington returned from a knee injury on Saturday, but played just one minute and failed to score.
Al Harrington (knee) said he's ready to play against the Pelicans on Saturday.