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How many times have the Houston Rockets been to the Western Conference finals?

But MJ’s shocking retirement that fall opened the door for other teams to win a title, and the Houston Rockets took full advantage. Led by head coach Rudy Tomjanovich and Hall of Fame center Hakeem Olajuwon, the Rockets won back-to-back championships in 1994 and 1995.

When was the last time the Rockets won a winning season?

The Rockets did not finish a season with a winning record for almost a decade until the 1976–77 season, when they traded for All-Star center Moses Malone. Malone went on to win the NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) award twice while playing with the Rockets and led Houston to the Eastern Conference Finals in his first year with the team.

What is the history of the Houston Rockets' home arena?

The Summit (later Compaq Center) hosted the Rockets from 1975 to 2003, and was also the site where the Rockets won both of their NBA titles in 1994 and 1995.

How many times have the Houston Rockets been to the Western Conference finals?

The Houston Rockets have appeared in the NBA Finals 4 times, in 1981, 1986, 1994 and 1995.

Who did the Houston Rockets beat in the 1994 NBA Championship?

The Western Conference champion Houston Rockets played the Eastern Conference champion New York Knicks for the championship, with the Rockets holding home-court advantage in the best-of-seven series. The Rockets defeated the Knicks 4 games to 3 to win the team's first NBA championship.

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The tournament concluded with the Eastern Conference champion Chicago Bulls defeating the Western Conference champion Portland Trail Blazers 4 games to 2 in the NBA Finals. Michael Jordan was named NBA Finals MVP for the second straight year.

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When was the last time Houston Rockets won a championship?

The Rockets have won two National Basketball Association (NBA) championships (1994 and 1995) and four Western Conference titles.

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Who won the 93 NBA Finals?

The 1993 NBA Playoffs was the postseason tournament of the National Basketball Association's 1992–93 season. The tournament concluded with the Eastern Conference champion Chicago Bulls defeating the Western Conference champion Phoenix Suns 4 games to 2 in the NBA Finals.

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Four players, Bob Cousy, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen, won six championships each. Jordan and Pippen are members of the Chicago Bulls team who won three consecutive championships twice in the 1990s.

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When did the Houston Rockets move to the summit?

In the 1975–76 NBA season the Rockets finally had a permanent home in Houston as they moved into The Summit, which they would call home for the next 29 years.

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