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Houston Rockets is an American professional basketball team based in Houston, Texas. Play in the Southwest Division within the Western Conference of the NBA. The team was established in 1967, playing in its first four years in San Diego,Its name comes because the spaceships come from Houston.

TEXAS, ORIGIN OF NAME. The word texas had wide usage among the Indians of East Texas even before the coming of the Spanish, whose various transcriptions and interpretations gave rise to many theories about the meaning. The usual meaning was "friends," although the Hasinais applied the word to many groups-including Caddoan-to mean "allies." The Hasinais probably did not apply the name to themselves as a local group name; they did use the term, however, as a form of greeting: "Hello, friend."


Texas is also known for the famous Texas Chainsaw Massacre, which is a fact.A family of cannibals kidnapped all youth who went to a tavern near his home, to kill them in horrible torture and then eat them.

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Texas or Tejas in English and is a state located in the southern United States. Both in extent and population is the second of the U.S. states, covering 696,241 km ² and has a population of 24.7 million, steadily increasing. Bordered on the south by the Mexican states of Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, Coahuila and Chihuahua, and the U.S. states of Louisiana to the east, Oklahoma to the north, Arkansas to the northeast, and New Mexico to the west.

Texas is comprised of five cities: Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin (Capital) and Fort Worth



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