[ClutchFans] Rockets to wear Chinese jersey this year, plan to unveil new alternates in 15-16 (UPDAT

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  1. Clutch

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  2. Convictedstupid

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    Why wait a year to change the cut of the jersey?
     
  3. rlivz

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    Ugh. Sleeves, and no new primary uniforms until at least '17-'18?
     
  4. newAge_Rockets

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    Thanks Clutch! I don't like the Chinese jerseys but it's just short term and it caters to our largest market so I understand. Sorry if I missed it in the article, but are the Rockets gonna keep the current alternates? That is the one jersey I like (Although the new cuts will make our primary jerseys a lot better)
     
  5. Haymitch

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    Yeah, that is kind of lame. The jersey terms between team, the NBA and Adidas (?) must be ridiculous to navigate. That or the Rockets just aren't really trying very hard.
     
  6. Rox_Mayhem

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    One more year too wait :(. Oh well, at least we got a date to wait for. Not "Soon"... :grin:
     
  7. J Sizzle

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    "Clutch City" jerseys?

    Awesome.
     
  8. Rox_Mayhem

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    It is kind of irritating seeing how teams come up with new or alternate uniforms every year, and we seem to stay put.
     
  9. tmac2therack

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    What about the new jersey that was listed in the Adidas catalog?
     
  10. Rox_Mayhem

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    Not till now off course.
     
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    Adidas made those Christmas jerseys for every team because they didn't know who was going to be playing on Christmas Day.

    Since the Rockets aren't playing on Christmas Day, they won't use them.
     
  12. Dave2000

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    It's more of, they missed a deadline, they have to get it approve like a year in advance, my guess, they didn't submit it till this past spring
     
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    I'm not talking about the Christmas one, there was a new alternate jersey listed in the Adidas catalog but there wasn't a picture yet.
     
  14. Nice Rollin

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    Chinese? So pathetic how we suck up to them
     
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    Leslie, you greedy piece of shhhh...whoever is in charge of adidas and our jerseys are a bunch of morons with zero eye for detail, style and flavour!
     
  16. REEKO_HTOWN

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    You wanna pay to make up the difference?
     
  17. Roc Paint

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    I think it's the one I've been wearing to all of the Clutch Community events. ;)
     
  18. Firebomb525

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    That's probably the Lunar jersey we will be wearing this year
     
  19. Amel

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    I still don't understand why we are sticking to the current jersey design?!
     
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    The jersey is sleeved with four Mandarin characters on the front replacing the word “Rockets”.

    rockets = 2 mandarin characters
    so what are those four characters?
    xin nian kuai le?
    gong xi fa cai?
     
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