In addition to working with Owner Leslie Alexander to secure Kevin Mc Hale as the 12th head coach in club history, Morey selected Kansas standout Marcus Morris with the 14th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft.
He also acquired the draft rights to Lithuanian forward Donatas Motiejunas (20th overall pick) from the Minnesota Timberwolves and selected Florida forward Chandler Parsons with the 38th overall pick.
Morey’s ability to manage and bolster the Rockets roster earned him Executive of the Year accolades in 2008-09.
In addition to earning votes for 2008-09 NBA Executive of the Year, Morey was named “Top 50 Most Influential in Basketball” in 2009 by HOOPSWORLD.
Morey positioned the Rockets to get three first-round selections in the 2012 NBA Draft, picking Jeremy Lamb (12th overall), Royce White (16th overall) and Terrence Jones (18th overall).
Morey then went out into 2012 NBA free agency and signed restricted free agents Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik.
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While at Harvard, she was selected as Harvard Female Athlete of the Year and in 2018 was honored as an Ivy League Legend of Basketball.
She is an elected board member of the Harvard Alumni Association and the Harvard Varsity Club.