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Trade Grades: Will Josh Smith revitalize the Rockets again?

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Rockets better with Josh Smith back? (1:13)

The Around the Horn panel thinks the Rockets will be an improved team with Josh Smith back, while Bill Plaschke says it was time for the Clippers to move on. (1:13)

The Trade

Jan. 22: Clippers, Rockets hit reset on Josh Smith signing

Rockets get: Forward Josh Smith, rights to center Serhiy Lishchuk, cash

Clippers get: Rights to forward Maarty Leunen