Christian Wood Rockets
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Kendrick Perkins shared his excitement for the performance of Houston Rockets big man Christian Wood.

Perkins took to Twitter and said Wood will be in the conversation for the Most Improved Player of the Year.

“Christian Wood is going to be in conversation for Most Improved Player…hell of a pick up by the Rockets!!! Carry,” Perkins tweeted.

Wood had 31 points (14/22 shooting) and 13 rebounds against the Blazers, yet Houston lost the game in overtime (126-128).