The league has fined the Rockets $150,000 for “unauthorized public comments” about the signing of Dwight Howard during the league’s annual moratorium, ESPN reported. Teams can reach agreements with players after July 1 but can’t officially sign those players until July 10 and in the interim are limited in what they can say about a potential signee. The Rockets were fined earlier in the offseason because they ran an analysis of 75 free agents on the team’s website and it was deemed as tampering