Bazemore meets with Rockets early in free agency

The Rockets put on a full-court press for Kent Bazemore at the start of the NBA free agency period Friday.

The Hawks’ unrestricted free agent forward and the Rockets met for two hours, according to several reports. Included in the meeting were Hall of Famers Clyde Drexler and Hakeem Olajuwon, current star James Harden, general manager Daryl Morey, new head coach Mike D’Antoni, owner Leslie Alexander, vice president Gersson Rosas and CEO Tad Brown.

Hawks unrestricted free agent center Al Horford is scheduled to meet with the Rockets today, according to reports.