“I want to stay…From the coaches and from management and my meetings I’ve had with them, I think they enjoy what I’ve been doing with my play and my leadership. I know from talking to my representative that there’s going to be a lot of suitors at the end of the season, but this is where I want to be. It’s something we’ll definitely address at the end of the season," the 38-year-old said.
The Rockets should have enough flexibility to keep Camby as they have just $41MM on the books for 2013. Camby came to Houston in a deadline deal from the Blazers in exchange for Jonny Flynn, Hasheem Thabeet, and a second-round pick. In 17 games with his new team, the veteran has averaged 7.5 points and 9.4 rebounds in 24 minutes per contest.