Rockets center Dwight Howard was wooed to Houston by Chandler Parsons. There were lots of texts and calls when Howard was a free agent. In his introductory press conference, he gave Parsons credit for the way he recruited him. Now, though, after the Rockets declined to match the Dallas Mavericks' offer sheet to Parsons, the team will be different. With Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik gone, too, the safe bet is it will be worse.