NBA sources told FOX 26 Sports the Houston Rockets are sending a contingent to Los Angeles to meet with center Dwight Howard when he becomes a free agent Sunday night that includes current and former Rockets stars and top club officials.
NBA sources told FOX 26 the contingent includes Rockets Hall of Famers Hakeem Olajuwon and Clyde Drexler, owner Leslie Alexander, CEO Tad Brown, general manager Daryl Morey, executive vice president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas, head coach Kevin McHale, guard James Harden and forward Chandler Parsons.
Parsons confirmed he will be meeting with Howard in a text message to FOX 26 Sports.
"Playing in charity baseball game in Dallas," Parsons wrote in his text message. "I am going to meet with him tomorrow."
Yahoo Sports reports the Rockets will be the first team to meet with Howard when he officially becomes a free agent Sunday night.