HOUSTON — Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is on for another five years after owner Tilman Fertitta extended his contract Wednesday. 

Morey has been on the job since 2007 and he's swung for the fences ever since he was hired. Even though he's missed on a few, Morey traded for James Harden in 2012, signed Chris Paul in 2017 and hit on personnel moves many more times than he hasn't.

This is why he is one of the most respected general managers in the NBA.

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