1. Harden Creates Stir with Signature Move

    Another ball flies through the basket, and James Harden 's hands swim through the air in celebration. But there's no pointing, pumping or slicing. The runner-up for the 2014-15 NBA MVP award doesn't form a traditional No...

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  2. James Harden Is More Than Holding His Own in Heavyweight Duel with Steph Curry

    James Harden of the Houston Rockets and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors are locked in a battle worth watching in the Western Conference Finals. It justifies every bit the pair finishing in the top two in MVP voting...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 16 hours ago 3,155 reads 19 comments

  3. Why Frustrated James Harden, Rockets Just Don't Have Enough Against Warriors

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  4. Chedda Da Connect: 'Lil B's Curse on Harden Isn't Real'

    Houston Rockets fans, I beg you, don't worry. Lil B's dreaded curse on James Harden won't affect the bearded superhero. At least that's what Houston rapper and "Flick of Da Wrist" pioneer Chedda Da Connect believes...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 21 hours ago 39,722 reads 130 comments

  5. Howard Puts Body Before Team Despite Loss

    OAKLAND, Calif. – Dwight Howard sat at his locker. Between his bright red shorts and black socks were two giant ice packs draped and taped over his knees...

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  6. James Harden, Rockets Must Now Dig Themselves out of Yet Another Postseason Hole

    Following a tightly contested 99-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, the Houston Rockets are once again left to dig themselves out of another seemingly inescapable hole...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 67,994 reads 515 comments

  7. Game Slips Away Despite Harden's MVP Effort

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  8. McHale Backs 'Frustrated' Harden on Last Play

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  9. McHale Defends Harden's Final Possession

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  10. Bay Area's Lil B Calls out Harden for Stealing Cooking Dance

    Question: If Lil B's Based God's Curse—the one that he's put on Kevin Durant a few times now—is so effective, then why hasn't he been putting it on Warriors opponents ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 204 reads 0 comments

  11. Harden's light bulb burns brightest when game's on the line

    It's almost automatic at this point. The Rockets were down and needed to make a run. Guard James Harden had the ball in his hands and looked at the court in front of him...

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  12. How Rockets Adjust If Dwight Howard Is Sidelined or Limited Against Warriors

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 130 reads 0 comments

  13. Rockets Report: McHale Ignores Naysayers

    OAKLAND, Calif. - Reminded that the Warriors are heavily favored after sweeping the season series against the Rockets , coach Kevin McHale said he not only doesn't care but explained very clearly what he does care about...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 days ago 97 reads 0 comments

  14. Missing in Many Ways, Dwight Howard's Absence Becoming Old News for Rockets

    OAKLAND, Calif. — One after another, his teammates approached Dwight Howard at various points in the game, especially in the late going as he just sat there in sadness...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 54,770 reads 306 comments

  15. Smith: Our Heads Are Not Down

    After the Warriors ' 110-106 Game 1 over the Rockets , both coaches were asked about continuing to use small-ball lineups throughout the series...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 120 reads 0 comments

  16. Despite Hot Start, Rockets Still Winless vs. Warriors

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  17. McHale: Lineup Options Limited Without Dwight

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard suffered a "very painful" bruised left knee in the first quarter of Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  18. Harden Shines, but No Howard Means No Win

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Having spent much of the season carrying the Rockets through injury after injury, James Harden nearly did it again...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 198 reads 0 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Injury: Updates on Rockets Star's Knee and Return

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will play in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Thursday night against the Golden State Warriors after a knee injury forced him to exit Game 1...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 51,373 reads 292 comments

  20. Watch: Harden's Wild Layup Ends 3rd Qtr

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  21. Who the Houston Rockets Should Target in the 2015 NBA Draft

    The Houston Rockets are in the Western Conference Finals, but at least a part of the front office’s attention right now must be shifted toward the NBA draft...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 4 days ago 8,483 reads 34 comments

  22. Fiery McHale Says Rockets Must Attack Warriors in Game 1

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin McHale was fiery as a player and he's fiery as a coach — especially on the morning of Game 1 of the Western Conference finals...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  23. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets PG's Wrist and Return

    Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley has been out with a wrist injury during the playoffs and likely won't be able to suit up for the Western Conference Finals against Golden State...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 days ago 28,529 reads 222 comments

  24. Rockets' Patrick Beverley Unlikely to Play in WCF

    OAKLAND -- The Houston Rockets are operating under the premise that perimeter defensive ace Patrick Beverley, out since March with a torn ligament in his left wrist, is unlikely to ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 5 days ago 316 reads 0 comments

  25. 5 Keys for Houston Rockets to Win Western Conference Finals

    The Houston Rockets are not good enough to be in the Western Conference Finals. Someone forgot to tell them that, though, and they’re there. While the Golden State Warriors are the heavy favorites, the Rockets won’t care about that...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 5 days ago 18,763 reads 121 comments