1. Finding Historical Comparisons for James Harden Is Fun but Nearly Impossible

    James Harden is not the “next” anyone; he’s the first James Harden. In fact, unlike most superstars, he’s escaped the “next” mantra entirely...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 5,512 reads 41 comments

  2. Houston Rockets' Investment in Donatas Motiejunas Is Finally Paying off

    It looks like it's finally starting to click for Rockets big man Donatas Motiejunas . And it's a good thing, because after a year of being stashed abroad and two quiet ones ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 13,208 reads 20 comments

  3. Howard Returns, Leads Rockets Past Nuggets

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 months ago 258 reads 0 comments

  4. James Harden turns it on late, propels Rockets past Nuggets in OT

    For all Rockets guard James Harden had done to keep the Rockets in the game when they were rapidly sinking and to seemingly steal it when it was slipping away, he left one point unclaimed...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 months ago 261 reads 0 comments

  5. Harden Has 8 of 41 in OT as Rockets Win

    James Harden couldn't quite fight his way through traffic and just barely missed getting his hand in the face of Arron Afflalo as the Nuggets swingman knocked down a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to end regulation...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 332 reads 0 comments

  6. Harden's 41 Pts Lead Rockets Past Nuggets in OT

    DENVER -- James Harden scored 41 points, including eight in overtime, and the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 115-111 on Wednesday night after Arron Afflalo tied the game on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 1,084 reads 0 comments

  7. Jason Terry to Miss Wednesday's Game in Denver

    Rockets guard Jason Terry will miss Wednesday's game in Denver to be with his wife in Dallas , said Rockets coach Kevin McHale.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 Statistics That Are Defining Houston Rockets' Season So Far

    There are certain statistics which define the Houston Rockets ’ season to date… Record scratch … Statistics. There’s that word again. The most awesome, horrible, cool, twisted term in sports...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 7,298 reads 24 comments

  9. Harden, Wall Named NBA Player of the Week

    NEW YORK — The Washington Wizards ' John Wall and the Houston Rockets ' James Harden today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 12,238 reads 0 comments

  10. Harden, Wall Named NBA Players of the Week

    WAS G John Wall (18.3 ppg, 11.8 apg, 2.5 spg in 4-0 week) & HOU G James Harden (34 ppg, 7.3 apg, 2...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  11. Should We Be Worried About Trevor Ariza?

    After a scorching first few games to start the season, Ariza has slowed noticeably. What's going on, and what does it mean?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 279 reads 0 comments

  12. Motiejunas' Improvement Shows with Howard's Return

    Rockets forward Donatas Motiejunas averaged 14.3 points on 56.2 percent shooting with Dwight Howard out, but made sure the improvement he showed when the Rockets needed it carried ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 402 reads 0 comments

  13. Grading the Houston Rockets at the Quarter Mark of the NBA Season

    The Houston Rockets have surprised most of the NBA this season, as they came out swinging with some serious defensive intensity, but how does their report card look at this ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 2,639 reads 28 comments

  14. Tarik Black's Story Just Keeps Getting Better for Houston Rockets

    On Dec. 13, Dwight Howard returned to the starting lineup for the Houston Rockets after missing 11 games. Tarik Black, one of this season’s most unlikely stories, capably filled in while Howard was away...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 14,564 reads 27 comments

  15. Dwight Howard Returns to Lineup to Help Rockets Top Nuggets

    The Rockets knew what they were missing. Dwight Howard had not been out too long and the Rockets were not too drunk with their early-season success without him to have forgotten...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 153 reads 0 comments

  16. James Harden Looking MVP-Like While Carrying Houston Rockets

    There is a reason that neither injuries nor inconsistent efforts from the supporting cast have grounded the Houston Rockets . A wildly bearded, offensively gifted, MVP-caliber reason...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 17,100 reads 194 comments

  17. Watch: Johnson Jumps over Sessions for Dunk

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 146 reads 0 comments

  18. Biggest Early-Season Storylines for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets have already played a quarter of their games, but some of the fans might just be starting to pay attention. Perhaps you’ve been watching college football and now need something else to fill your Saturday evenings...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 1,994 reads 8 comments

  19. Houston Rockets: 10 Best Highlights of the 2014-15 Season so Far

    It's been a great start to the 2014-15 season for the Houston Rockets . Despite a ton of injuries, the pesky Rockets have been able to stick around the top of the West, and a lot of highlight plays have helped them get there...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 3 months ago 1,795 reads 2 comments

  20. Best Potential Trade Candidates for Houston Rockets to Bolster Depth

    The Houston Rockets have a hefty trade exception burning a hole in their pocket, and despite their red-hot start to the 2014-15 NBA season, they're looking to make a move...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 31,402 reads 71 comments

  21. Report: Rockets Pursuing Deals to Use Trade Exception

    The Houston Rockets are aggressively pursuing deals to use their $8.4 million trade exception before Dec. 19, league sources told Yahoo Sports...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 2,251 reads 0 comments

  22. Harden Says He's Playing vs. Warriors

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  23. Why Houston Rockets Are Thriving Without Dwight Howard, Others

    For all that has been said over the years about Dwight Howard , with opinions ranging from one extreme to the other in ways that would not seem possible, he's never had the chance to demonstrate the quality that he has this season...

    Jonathan Feigen Written by Jonathan Feigen about 3 months ago 3,914 reads 22 comments

  24. Will James Harden's Ref-Baiting Come Back to Bite Him?

    James Harden goes to the free-throw strip a lot. He’s attempted (192) and made (172) more freebies than anyone in the league this year...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 6,096 reads 24 comments

  25. Harden Questionable vs. Warriors with Back Spasms

    The Rockets injury woes continued Tuesday as the team announced that guard James Harden would be questionable for Wednesday night against the Warriors ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 79 reads 0 comments