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An NBA legend will see his Houston Rockets jersey retired

We are talking about Elvin Hayes, one of the best players of the 70s, and one of the most underrated in basketball history. He will be at halftime


We are talking about Elvin Hayes, one of the best players of the 70s, and one of the most underrated in basketball history. He will be at halftime in the game in which the Houston Rockets host the Indiana Pacers on Friday, November 18.

The interior played in 2 stages in Houston: his first 4 years in the NBA, and his last 3. Also, he went to college there. With the Texas franchise he averaged 20.6 points and 12.2 rebounds in 572 regular season games.

He becomes the seventh Rocket to see his jersey retired after Clyde Drexler, Moses Malone, Calvin Murphy, Hakeem Olajuwon, Rudy Tomjanovich and Yao Ming.