1. Les Alexander Fined $100K for Confronting Ref During Rockets vs. Thunder Game 5

    Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander was fined $100,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for "confronting a referee during live game action," according to a league memo relayed by HoopsHype's Alex Kennedy ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 80,204 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Investigating Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander Accosting Ref During Game 5

    The Houston Rockets finished their series victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 105-99 win in Tuesday's Game 5, but their owner is reportedly under investigation for his actions...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 5,950 reads 0 comments

  3. Rockets Eliminate Thunder with 105-99 Win Despite Russell Westbrook's Heroics

    Russell Westbrook 's 2016-17 season was a sight to behold, but it came to an end Tuesday when the Houston Rockets handed the Oklahoma City Thunder a 105-99 Game 5 defeat at Toyota Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 21,887 reads 0 comments

  4. James Harden Reveals Ankle Injury, Says He'll Be 'Ready to Go' for Game 5

    Houston Rockets star James Harden revealed Monday that he's suffering from an ankle injury but said it won't jeopardize his status for the Rockets' Game 5 clash with the Oklahoma City Thunder , ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 6,206 reads 0 comments

  5. James Harden Reveals Ankle Injury After Rockets' Game 4 Win vs. Thunder

    A quiet Game 4 from James Harden can apparently be blamed on an ankle injury. The Houston Rockets star told ESPN's Lisa Salters he suffered the injury in Game 3 and it slowed ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 26,310 reads 0 comments

  6. Patrick Beverley Fined $25,000 for Confrontation with Thunder Fan

    The NBA fined Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley $25,000 for an incident with a fan after his team's defeat to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday night, the league announced Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 45,902 reads 0 comments

  7. Patrick Beverley's Incident with Fan in Game 3 Under Investigation by NBA

    An exchange between Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley and a fan following Game 3 of the first-round playoff series Friday night between the Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder is under investigation by the NBA ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 89,105 reads 0 comments

  8. James Harden Feasts Off OKC Thunder's 'Trash' Pick-and-Roll Defense in Game 1

    HOUSTON — This was supposed to be James Harden vs. Russell Westbrook . And it's supposed to be close. But the key matchup in the NBA playoffs' most compelling first-round series might not be superstar A vs...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 10 days ago 54,784 reads 0 comments

  9. Rockets Crush Thunder 118-87 as James Harden Outplays Russell Westbrook

    James Harden 's Houston Rockets landed the first blow Sunday in a heavyweight postseason showdown with fellow MVP candidate Russell Westbrook 's Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 50,751 reads 0 comments

  10. Clint Capela Pulls Off an Unbelievable Layup While Drawing the Foul

    Who said big men don't have soft hands at the basket? Houston Rockets center Clint Capela may not be the world's greatest shooter, but he knows how to finish around the rim...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 10 days ago 1,783 reads 0 comments

  11. James Harden 1st Player with 2,000 Points, 900 Assists, 600 Rebounds in a Season

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden became the first player in NBA history to record at least 2,000 points, 900 assists and 600 rebounds in a season Wednesday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 6,279 reads 0 comments

  12. 'Sometimes People Need Cheap Shots': Inside the Mind of Westbrook's No. 1 Enemy

    Stars shine brilliantly...but they almost never collide. That's the reason to relish the clash between balls of fire Patrick Beverley and Russell Westbrook even more than the ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 16 days ago 63,454 reads 0 comments

  13. James Harden Says Wins Should Be Main Factor in NBA MVP Race

    Hours after Russell Westbrook set an NBA single-season record for triple-doubles and to some cinched his MVP bid —notching 50 points, 16 rebounds, 10 assists and a game-winning ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 19,161 reads 0 comments

  14. Troy Williams Soars, Throws Down Putback Slam over Mason Plumlee

    Denver Nuggets big man Mason Plumlee never saw Houston Rockets forward Troy Williams preparing for a putback slam late in the third quarter of Wednesday's game at Toyota Center, and the result was a top-tier posterizing dunk...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 21 days ago 1,068 reads 0 comments

  15. Sam Dekker Undergoes Surgery on Injured Hand, Will Be Evaluated in 1 Week

    Houston Rockets forward Sam Dekker had surgery on his left hand to repair a fracture, the team announced Monday. The doctor who performed the procedure will re-evaluate Dekker in a week...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 400 reads 0 comments

  16. Sam Dekker Fractures Hand in Collision, Will See Specialist About Injury

    Sam Dekker 's injury-plagued NBA career took another hit Sunday, as the Houston Rockets forward suffered a fractured left hand Sunday during his team's 123-116 victory over the Phoenix Suns , per Mark Berman of Fox 26 in Houston...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 24 days ago 18,436 reads 0 comments

  17. This Day in the NBA: The Dream Records the 3rd Quadruple-Double in History

    This season it seems like there's a triple-double every single night. However, there's one fleeting accomplishment that's still rare to touch: the quadruple-double. Now cue Hakeem Olajuwon ...

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  18. James Harden Becomes 1st Player to Score and Assist on 2,000 Points in Season

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden 's unprecedented combination of scoring and playmaking earned him a special place in NBA history on Tuesday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 29 days ago 4,322 reads 0 comments

  19. Houston Rockets Take Aim at Single-Season 3-Point Record

    The Houston Rockets enter Tuesday evening's contest against the Golden State Warriors with 1,070 made three-point attempts on the season...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 30 days ago 1,807 reads 0 comments

  20. James Harden Says Playing 82 Games Should Matter in NBA MVP Race

    Houston Rockets star James Harden hasn't missed a game this season and believes that should matter in the MVP race. "Yeah, because you're not leaving your teammates out there to dry," Harden said Tuesday, per Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 17,472 reads 0 comments