1. Howard: Smith 'Changed Game' on Both Ends

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Rockets had no intention of relying so heavily on forward Josh Smith with the ink on his contract barely dry...

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  2. Harden, Smith Lead Rockets by Griz in OT

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- James Harden had 32 points and 10 assists, Josh Smith scored 21 points in his Rockets debut, and Houston beat the Memphis Grizzlies 117-111 in overtime on Friday night...

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  3. Watch: Smith Hammers 2-Handed Jam in Debut

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  4. Rockets' Kevin McHale Earns Extension with Style That Could Work for Josh Smith

    Leslie Alexander, in his 21st season as the Houston Rockets ' owner, had just done something he had not since Rudy Tomjanovich put championship rings on his fingers...

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  5. Report: Smith to Make Rockets Debut Friday

    The Houston Rockets have signed free agent Josh Smith after clearing a roster spot and will activate him to play against the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night, league sources told Yahoo Sports...

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  6. Report: Rockets Waive Tarik Black

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  7. Report: Rockets Waive Tarik Black

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  8. Josh Smith Can Make Crowded Houston Rockets Front Line Truly Elite

    While you were busy shopping for Christmas presents, Houston general manager Daryl Morey was getting Houston Rockets fans a much deeper bench...

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  9. Is Josh Smith the Final Piece to Houston Rockets' Championship Puzzle?

    The Houston Rockets weren't in the market for a savior, and they won't be asking versatile forward Josh Smith to fill such a role. Already in the thick of the NBA championship hunt, the Rockets have been searching for competitive advantages...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 43,412 reads 281 comments

  10. Should Houston Rockets Search out a Blockbuster Move by NBA Trade Deadline?

    Every Houston Rockets fan knows that general manager Daryl Morey likes to make moves. "Dork Elvis" has pulled the trigger on a deadline deal at the last seven deadlines, and there's a good chance in a couple months he makes it eight...

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  11. Josh Smith the Perfect Midseason Free-Agent Gamble for Houston Rockets

    Josh Smith and the Houston Rockets are, under the circumstances, made for each other. The Detroit Pistons waived Smith Monday, per a team release , sending seismic shockwaves throughout the NBA ...

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  12. Harden's 44 Lead Rockets over Blazers, 110-95

    HOUSTON — James Harden wouldn't admit he was thinking about last season in Houston's first game against Portland since the Trail Blazers eliminated the Rockets from the playoffs in the first round...

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  13. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets 12/22/14: Video Highlights and Recap

    It was a rematch of last season's thrilling first-round playoff matchup as the Portland Trail Blazers took on the Houston Rockets on Monday...

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  14. Terry to Dwight with authority. #Rockets

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  15. Where Do James Harden and Dwight Howard Rank Among NBA's Top Tandems?

    This summer James Harden made waves when he said that he and Dwight Howard were superstars, while the rest of guys were “role players.” Lost in the chagrin over his statement was the fact that Harden was right...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 days ago 13,750 reads 58 comments

  16. Korver leads Hawks over Houston 104-97

    HOUSTON -- The Atlanta Hawks won for the 12th time in 13 games on Saturday night, beating the Houston Rockets 104-97. The victory gave the Hawks 19 wins this season......

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  17. Atlanta Hawks Overcome Houston Rockets' Charge; Kyle Korver Sets Record

    Going inside the Hawks ' 104-97 win over the Rockets on Saturday night in Houston. It was their 14th in the last 16 games......

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  18. Rockets Trade for Alexey Shved, Cut Francisco Garcia

    The Houston Rockets added more depth in the aftermath of the Corey Brewer trade, flipping Ronny Turiaf's dead-weight contract to the Philadelphia 76ers for guard Alexey Shved.....

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  19. Report: Rockets Release Francisco Garcia

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  20. Houston Rockets Keep Pace in Wild West with Corey Brewer Trade

    The Western Conference is just ridiculously tough. Now, it's getting even more difficult following Rajon Rondo's move to the Dallas Mavericks and the Houston Rockets following ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 days ago 34,609 reads 88 comments

  21. Corey Brewer to Rockets: Latest Trade Details, Analysis and Reaction

    The Minnesota Timberwolves ' wing is a little less crowded after Friday, as they've agreed to trade swingman Corey Brewer to the Houston Rockets ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 days ago 146,753 reads 244 comments

  22. Houston Rockets Trade Still Likely to Occur Today

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  23. Losing out on Rondo Doesn't Mean Rockets Take Back Seat to Mavs

    Loaded with contenders and MVP candidates as the NBA 's Western Conference might be, it had just one trade deadline, just one off-season rush of deal-making. As with everything else in the west, there had to be more of the good stuff...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 1,057 reads 0 comments

  24. Kostas Papanikolaou Returns to Rockets' Rotation

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  25. Papanikolaou (Knee) Returns vs. Pelicans

    McHale says Papanikolaou will play tonight. Howard told him he feels good, but will make a final decision after he warms up...

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