If the Houston Rockets are unable to sign James Harden, they will go after Kyrie Irving.

the Houston Rockets are unable to sign James Harden this offseason

they may launch an unexpected bid for Kyrie Irving. 

the Beard was reportedly their top target this summer

the team might choose a different course of action

the Texans have found an alternative in Kyrie Irving

whose future is uncertain. 

I have also heard that the Rockets,

 Marc Stein, an NBA insider, wrote