For an above-average center, that's not a bad price, especially considering what Eric Dampier (who is average at best) makes.
Luke Jackson CAN be that shooter if he's healthy, especially if he's open from the defense clogging Hughes and LeBron. But since he barely played last year before going on IR, he's still an unknown quantity.
"Did you get your Journalism degree from a box of Cocoa Puffs?"
Ultimately, yes. Like Big Bad and I will agree with him that the Rockets didn't have a problem with him competing in the Summer Olympics but he could have used that time to be resting and based on his history, he could have used that rest.