1. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Knee and Recovery

    Updates from Monday, April 21 Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports the MRI results for Patrick Beverley 's injured knee: Original Text The Houston Rockets ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 11 hours ago 12,840 reads 122 comments

  2. Patrick Beverley Skips Away After Drawing Flagrant Foul

    The Houston Rockets ' Patrick Beverley drew a hard flagrant-1 foul on his way to the basket amidst a fast-break opportunity. But, if you were hoping for a scuffle after the fact, you're out of luck...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 hours ago 5,305 reads 18 comments

  3. Video: Shaquille O'Neal Calls Blazers C Robin Lopez "Barbecue Chicken"

    TNT's Shaquille O'Neal refers to Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez as "barbecue chicken" during halftime of Game 1...

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  4. Jeremy Lin Hurls Air-Ball, Mid-Range Jumper Over the Backboard Against Blazers

    There are those who use the glass, and there are those who overshoot it entirely. Jeremy Lin now belongs in the latter category. It's a little unclear what he was trying to do here...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 14 hours ago 86,919 reads 108 comments

  5. Howard, Asik Might Share the Court Against Blazers

    In 2013, when Dwight Howard was the new guy and the Rockets were trying to get to know one another, they tried an experiment they did not expect to work. It didn't...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 day ago 329 reads 0 comments

  6. From Howard on Down, Rockets Hunger for a Title

    The presentation - exhaustive, high-tech and prepared over months of painstaking work to persuade Dwight Howard to come to Houston - was complete but not enough. The Rockets had outlined their potential and plans...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 day ago 322 reads 0 comments

  7. Blazers' Aldridge Presents Matchup Challenge for Rockets

    With red playoff T-shirts draped over every seat in Toyota Center on Saturday afternoon, Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge stood just inside the 3-point line launching shot after shot...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 day ago 112 reads 0 comments

  8. Dwight Howard Defends James Harden's Defense

    James Harden is a superstar for the Houston Rockets . He's arguably the best shooting guard in the league. There's nothing he can't do out on the basketball court...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 1,005 reads 1 comments

  9. Houston Rockets May Go Back to Ill-Fated Twin Towers Look During NBA Playoffs

    Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale didn't kill his experiment of pairing centers Dwight Howard and Omer Asik in the frontcourt earlier this season so much as he put it out of its misery...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 10,756 reads 22 comments

  10. Rockets Get 25th Pick in First Round

    The NBA broke ties in the draft order on Friday, with the Rockets slotted to have the 25th pick of the draft...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 1,125 reads 1 comments

  11. How Rockets Will Stop Trail Blazers' Potent Offensive Attack

    The Houston Rockets positioned themselves as the fourth seed in the Western Conference. That puts them in a matchup with the Portland Trail Blazers ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 4,587 reads 39 comments

  12. Jeff Van Gundy Picks the Rockets to Win the NBA Finals

    The former Rockets coach and current ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy has picked the Houston Rockets to win the NBA Finals.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 days ago 349 reads 0 comments

  13. Here Are 11 Minutes of James Harden Playing Terrible, Awful Defense

    Stand to the right. Stand to the left. Slap an arm now, ya’ll. Thus goes the “James Harden Shuffle,” a defensive dance featuring minimal movement and maximal ball watching...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 days ago 107,448 reads 243 comments

  14. How Houston Rockets Can Exceed Expectations in the 2014 NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets have the talent to go farther than expected in the 2014 NBA playoffs. With a strong starting rotation and favorable seeding, Houston has a puncher's chance of making a deep postseason run...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 days ago 1,346 reads 2 comments

  15. Complete Guide to Houston Rockets' Postseason

    The Houston Rockets have drawn the Portland Trail Blazers in Round 1 of the 2014 NBA playoffs, but Clutch City has bigger goals in mind than getting past Rip City in the Western Conference quarterfinals...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 3 days ago 929 reads 0 comments

  16. Biggest Questions Houston Rockets Must Answer During NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets enter the playoffs with a bit of a limp. Dwight Howard and Patrick Beverley, the most critical pieces of their defense, have both missed significant time with late-season injuries...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 4 days ago 460 reads 1 comments

  17. Matthews Looking for Ways to Stop Harden

    When the Trail Blazers learned their first-round playoff opponent would be the Houston Rockets , it was no surprise the players said the first practice was centered on the Blazers' pick-and-roll defense...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 days ago 469 reads 0 comments

  18. Patrick Beverley's Health a Key for Houston Rockets' Playoff Push

    Injuries are a part of the game, but that doesn't make them any less concerning...especially when your team is looking forward to a postseason run...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 days ago 1,745 reads 9 comments

  19. Jeff Van Gundy Picks Rockets to Win It All

    ESPN analyst and former Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy picked the Rockets on Thursday to win the NBA Finals, starting with a 4-1 win in their first-round playoff series and progressing to the Finals as the best team in the Western Conference...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 569 reads 0 comments

  20. Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Western Conference Round 1 Preview

    The Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers will be a battle of similarities. Which high-powered, three-point gunning, run-and-fun offense will wear the other one out first? During the regular season, the answer to this question was Houston...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 days ago 15,002 reads 177 comments

  21. Final Regular Season Grades for Every Houston Rockets Player

    The Houston Rockets have had their ups and downs throughout their 82-game journey, but the fun is only beginning. Before we get to the playoffs, let's take a quick look back at how each player performed in the regular season...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 4 days ago 1,380 reads 0 comments

  22. Evans Leads Pelicans Past Rockets, 105-100

    Tyreke Evans had 25 points and 10 assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans closed out a difficult season with a crowd pleasing 105-100 victory over the playoff-bound Houston Rockets on Wednesday night...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 5 days ago 500 reads 0 comments

  23. Houston Rockets Playoff Schedule 2014: TV Info and Predictions for 1st Round

    For a team with numerous lingering questions heading into the postseason, the Houston Rockets are decidedly in a good place from a matchup standpoint...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 5,615 reads 2 comments

  24. Harden, Parsons and 2 Others out vs. Pelicans

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  25. Why Houston Rockets Have 1st-Round Edge over Portland Trail Blazers

    Accurately predicting the outcome of any Western Conference playoff series can feel a lot like trying to catch water using only a strainer. Talented teams exist in excess out West...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 days ago 6,097 reads 120 comments