Team Logo. The Houston Rockets are a team in the National Basketball Association. They compete in the Western Conference (NBA). They get their name from Houston's role as "The Space City". Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Houston_Rockets?oldid=16486" Categories: National Basketball Association teams Western Conference (NBA) teams Teams in Texas Teams in Houston Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.