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Houston Rockets

Rockets, Timberwolves to try for Mexico game again

Rockets, Timberwolves to try for Mexico game againThe Rockets beat the Dallas Mavericks in the last NBA game played in Mexico in 1997
  • Houston Rockets
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Houston Rockets

Warriors beat depleted Rockets 98-87

Warriors beat depleted Rockets 98-87Houston played without center Dwight Howard and power forward Terrence Jones
  • Houston Rockets
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets stop Spurs 98-81, improve to 6-0

Rockets stop Spurs 98-81, improve to 6-0Heading into a game with the San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale had his eye on a few matchups. A specific one that caught his eye was getting Dwight Howard in the post.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 3 weeks ago
NBA

Harden helps Rockets top 76ers, improve to 4-0

Harden helps Rockets top 76ers, improve to 4-0James Harden had 35 points and nine rebounds to lead the Houston Rockets past the Philadelphia 76ers 104-93 on Monday.
  • NBA
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
NBA

Rockets beat Celtics in home opener

Rockets beat Celtics in home openerJames Harden had 26 points and the Houston Rockets used a big first quarter to defeat Boston 104-90.
  • NBA
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets rout Lakers 108-90 in season opener

Rockets rout Lakers 108-90 in season openerJames Harden scored 32 points, Dwight Howard added 13 points and 11 rebounds before getting into an exchange with Bryant, and the Rockets spoiled Kobe Bryant's return to the Lakers with a 108-90 victory over Los Angeles on Tuesday night.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 month ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets must slow down because they're wasting Dwight Howard

Rockets must slow down because they're wasting Dwight HowardThe Rockets have the talent to go further this season, but a change of playing style might be necessary.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 month ago
Houston Rockets

Harden helps Rockets beat Spurs 96-87 in preseason

Harden helps Rockets beat Spurs 96-87 in preseasonHouston used a 22-5 run before halftime
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  • 1 month ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets' late free throw downs Magic 90-89

Rockets' late free throw downs Magic 90-89The Rockets have worked hard this preseason to build a gritty identity.
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  • 1 month ago
Houston Rockets

Wade leads late charge, Heat top Rockets, 90-85

Wade leads late charge, Heat top Rockets, 90-85Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, including a jumper that made it a two-possession game with 35.8 seconds remaining, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 13-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 90-85 in a preseason game Tuesday night.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets beat Warriors 90-83 in exhibition game

Rockets beat Warriors 90-83 in exhibition gameThe Houston Rockets welcomed back two stars who had been dealing with injuries most of this preseason. The Golden State Warriors rested their two stars.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Houston Rockets

Jones leads Rockets to 95-92 win over Suns

Jones leads Rockets to 95-92 win over SunsTerrence Jones scored 18 points and Isaiah Canaan put Houston ahead for good with a three-point play with 29 seconds left as the Rockets defeated the Phoenix Suns 95-92 on Monday night.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets top Mavs 111-108 in preseason foul fest

Rockets top Mavs 111-108 in preseason foul festJames Harden scored 17 points, Kostas Papanikolaou made three big free throws with 0.2 seconds left and the Houston Rockets beat the Dallas Mavericks 111-108 in a foul-filled preseason opener for both teams Tuesday night.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
College

Report: Rockets plan on recruiting Kevin Durant with James Harden

Report: Rockets plan on recruiting Kevin Durant with James HardenMarc Stein of ESPN.com tells us James Harden will likely be used as lead recruiter for Kevin Durant's services when he becomes a free agent in 2016.
  • College
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Houston Rockets

Harden, Rockets focus on defensive improvement

Harden, Rockets focus on defensive improvementJames Harden was the target of plenty of criticism for his defense after the Houston Rockets were bounced from the playoffs in the first round last season on a last-second shot by Portland's Damian Lillard.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Houston Rockets

Dwight Howard "hurt" to see Parsons, Lin gone

Dwight Howard "hurt" to see Parsons, Lin goneDwight Howard said Saturday he was "hurt" to see teammates he had grown close to last season leave during the summer
  • Houston Rockets
  • 2 months ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets sign undrafted rookie Akil Mitchell

Rockets sign undrafted rookie Akil MitchellRockets general manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has signed Akil Mitchell
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  • 2 months ago
Houston Rockets

Report: Rockets trade for veteran Jason Terry

Report: Rockets trade for veteran Jason TerryYahoo! Sports is reporting that the Rockets have acquired veteran point guard Jason Terry from the Sacramento Kings.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Houston Rockets

Rockets re-sign Francisco Garcia

Rockets re-sign Francisco GarciaThe Houston Rockets announced on Friday that they have re-signed forward Francisco Garcia.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Houston Rockets

Dwight Howard takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

Dwight Howard takes the Ice Bucket ChallengeAfter being challenged by several people, including former teammate Chandler Parsons, Howard posted his acceptance video on Instagram on Tuesday.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Houston Rockets

Harden believes it's his time to lead Team USA

Harden believes it's his time to lead Team USAJames Harden, who once played third fiddle to Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook in Oklahoma City and who barely played when Team USA won gold in London, is eager to fill the void.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Houston Rockets

Harden says he's the best basketball player alive

Harden says he's the best basketball player aliveIn an interview with ESPN, Houston Rockets star James Harden said what many NBA players think about themselves.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Rockets officially sign draft picks Capela, Johnson

Rockets officially sign draft picks Capela, JohnsonThe Houston Rockets announced the signings of 2014 first-round draft pick Clint Capela and second-round draft pick Nick Johnson Friday afternoon.
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  • 4 months ago
Sports

Harden on non-Dwight teammates: 'Rest of the guys are role players'

Harden on non-Dwight teammates: 'Rest of the guys are role players'The Philippine Star has quotes from James Harden in which he says he and Dwight are the cornerstones and the rest of the Rockets players are "role players."
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Report: Rockets sign 1st round pick Capela

Report: Rockets sign 1st round pick CapelaCiting sources, Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that the Houston Rockets have signed 1st round pick Clint Capela and he will be on the team’s roster this coming season.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Howard: Parsons' absence won't affect Rockets

Howard: Parsons' absence won't affect RocketsDwight Howard doesn’t believe the departure of Chandler Parsons will have a major impact on the Houston Rockets’ title hopes next season.
  • Sports
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
NBA

LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakesLeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.
  • NBA
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Rockets fall to Kings in Summer League title game

Rockets fall to Kings in Summer League title gameRay McCallum Jr. scored 29 points as the Sacramento Kings topped the Houston Rockets, 77-68, to win the Las Vegas NBA Summer League Championship.
  • Sports
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Howard: Parsons’ absence won’t affect Rockets

Howard: Parsons’ absence won’t affect RocketsDwight Howard doesn’t believe the departure of Chandler Parsons will have a major impact on the Houston Rockets’ title hopes next season.
  • Sports
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Rockets complete trades involving Ariza, Asik

Rockets complete trades involving Ariza, AsikThe Rockets acquired Ariza as part of a three-team trade that was announced by Washington on Tuesday, bringing the 6-foot-8 forward back to where he averaged a career-high 14.9 points during the 2009-10 season.
  • Sports
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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