Tag: Houston Rockets

James Harden Nearly Outscored The Grizzlies With A Masterful First Half Performance

Getty Image The Houston Rockets are playing their best basketball of the season, winning nine out of ten games as 2019 approaches. Still, the suddenly threatening squad faced a potentially difficult test on New Year’s Eve, playing host to the Memphis Grizzlies. Fortunately for Houston, though, James Harden was on […]

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The Rockets Are Reportedly ‘Emerging’ As A Landing Spot For Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Getty Image The Phoenix Suns trading Trevor Ariza seems like a foregone conclusion at this point, as a report has indicated that the veteran swingman will be traded once he’s eligible to get moved on Dec. 15. The Suns are rebuilding, and there isn’t much of a use for a […]

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The NBA’s Sneaker King P.J. Tucker Finally Got His Own PE’s From Nike

Getty Image P.J. Tucker is the undisputed sneaker king of the NBA. The Rockets’ forward wears more different sneakers and more extremely rare sneakers than anyone in the league, partially because, while he’s on a Nike deal and as such only wears Nikes and Jordans, he’s not beholden to wearing […]

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James Harden Was Called For Two Lane Violations In A Row In A Loss To The Cavs

Getty Image Refs finally cracked down on James Harden Saturday night, but it wasn’t for what everybody thinks it would be. The refs made a point of emphasis on one possession with Harden involving not a travel, or flopping, but lane violations. Apparently, Harden was too often stepping over the […]

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Mike D’Antoni Said The Role The Rockets Asked Carmelo Anthony To Play ‘Wasn’t Fair For Him’

Getty Image Carmelo Anthony’s fit in Houston always seemed to be a bit off. The future Hall of Fame inductee’s tendencies as a player were something of a square peg for the round hole into which the Rockets want their wing players to fit, and yet when Anthony hit the […]

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Houston Rockets ‘Parting Ways’ With Carmelo Anthony

The Houston Rockets have announced plans to cut ties with Carmelo Anthony after just 13 games together, forcing the former All-Star into an early-season hunt for a new team willing to extend his N.B.A. career. Before Houston’s nationally televised game against the Golden State Warriors Thursday night, Rockets General Manager […]

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