1. Will Clint Capela's Injury Hijack Houston Rockets' Scoring Attack?

    It all comes down to energy. It sounds simple, dismissive even. But what Clint Capela gives the Houston Rockets — more than alley-oop finishes, more than tip-ins ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 2 months ago 5,988 reads 6 comments

  2. Patrick Beverley Says He Is Best Defensive Player in NBA This Season

    It's only December, but Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley is already kicking his Defensive Player of the Year candidacy into high gear. " I'm the best guard in this league, defensively, man, hands down," Beverley said Tuesday, per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 7,730 reads 55 comments

  3. Clint Capela Injury: Updates on Rockets Center's Broken Fibula and Return

    The Houston Rockets announced Dec. 20 that center Clint Capela suffered a broken fibula against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Dec. 17, per Sam Amick of USA Today ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 14,618 reads 35 comments

  4. Rockets Made Most 3s by a Team in a Regular-Season Game in NBA History

    Fact: The Houston Rockets made 24 three-pointers in their 122-100 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night, the most threes made by a team in a regular-season game in NBA history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 6,275 reads 0 comments

  5. Rockets Set NBA Record for Most 3-Pointers in Game vs. Pelicans

    The Houston Rockets proved Friday night that there is another team in the Western Conference that can shoot from deep like the Golden State Warriors ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 16,290 reads 64 comments

  6. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Houston Rockets Player

    The Houston Rockets are not only surpassing preseason expectations more than a quarter of the way through the 2016-17 campaign, they’re getting stronger in the process. After a Dec...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 4,940 reads 10 comments

  7. Mike D'Antoni's Magic Is Working Again with the Houston Rockets

    Now that the Houston Rockets are flying high again—they boast a 19-7 record, are tied for third place in the Western Conference and average an NBA -leading 14...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 2 months ago 18,986 reads 23 comments

  8. Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley Chest-Bumps Coach Mike D'Antoni

    On Friday, Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley put enough pressure on Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook to foil his attempt to take the lead with nine seconds remaining...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 3,333 reads 0 comments

  9. Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker Mercilessly Dunks on Thunder's Enes Kanter

    Sam Dekker didn't waste any time adding to his highlight reel during Friday's game between the Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 6,323 reads 5 comments

  10. Donatas Motiejunas, Rockets Remain in Talks over New Contract

    The Houston Rockets and forward Donatas Motiejunas reportedly came to terms on a four-year contract worth $35 million on Dec. 9 but have yet to announce the agreement after issues with his physical...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 14,801 reads 35 comments

  11. The Curious Case of Donatas Motiejunas and the Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON – The Donatas Motiejunas saga continues. Less than 24 hours after the Houston Rockets matched an offer sheet to retain his restricted free agent rights, the Lithuanian-born ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 3 months ago 16,669 reads 38 comments

  12. Donatas Motiejunas' Nets Offer Sheet Matched by Rockets: Details, Reaction

    The Houston Rockets matched the offer sheet from the Brooklyn Nets and re-signed forward Donatas Motiejunas on Monday, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical and Mark Berman of Fox 26...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 35,557 reads 73 comments

  13. James Harden Breaks Down His Game in New Adidas Harden Vol. 1 Ad

    James Harden is detailing what it takes to cook like he does in his new Adidas spot. In an advertisement for his upcoming sneaker collaboration with Adidas, the Harden Vol. 1, Harden breaks down the recipe to his game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 1,098 reads 0 comments

  14. Why Patrick Beverley Matters to the Houston Rockets

    Just in case anyone forgot, Patrick Beverley is a grown ass man. Tough, combative, unrelenting and unapologetic in doling out the kind of on-ball defensive menace that never relaxes, ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 3 months ago 3,567 reads 7 comments

  15. Inside James Harden's Signature Shoe Release Day

    HOUSTON — It all started with a note. Before James Harden became a four-time NBA All-Star. Before he was voted onto three All-NBA teams for the ridiculous number of points he puts up after shaking defenders with his patented stepback of death...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 3 months ago 7,887 reads 5 comments

  16. Donatas Motiejunas, Rockets Agree to New Contract

    Donatas Motiejunas and the Houston Rockets have agreed to a new contract. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the sides agreed to a four-year, $35 million deal after the Rockets pulled their offer sheet...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 49,346 reads 54 comments

  17. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for the Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets have been solid this season, sitting with a 7-5 record and tied with the Los Angeles Lakers and Oklahoma City Thunder for the Western Conference's fourth-best record...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 4,939 reads 4 comments

  18. Ex-Teammates James Harden, Russell Westbrook Now Shouldering Identical Burden

    HOUSTON — Respect is earned, not given.  No one knows that better than James Harden , who had to bide his time, come off the bench and grow his game—and his beard—on the journey to superstar status with the Houston Rockets ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 3 months ago 20,653 reads 90 comments

  19. Long Known as Just a Scorer, James Harden Is Suddenly the NBA's Top Assist Man

    Ridiculous.  That's the word Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni used in the bowels of the Toyota Center  after a recent practice. He was describing the numbers James Harden is putting up this season...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 3 months ago 13,088 reads 19 comments

  20. Diagnosing Houston Rockets' Remaining Roster Flaws

    The Houston Rockets are such a different team than they were last season. In one sense, they’re different because of their composition. According to Basketball-Reference...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 4 months ago 2,723 reads 3 comments

  21. James Harden Notches His 6th Career Game with 15-Plus Assists

    Fact: James Harden had 24 points and 15 assists in the Houston Rockets ' 101-99 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night, his sixth career game with 15 or more assists...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 months ago 2,670 reads 1 comments

  22. James Harden Comments on Relationship with Former Teammate Dwight Howard

    Houston Rockets star James Harden is five games into his 2016-17 season, his first since 2013 without center Dwight Howard , who signed with the Atlanta Hawks during the offseason...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 4,591 reads 16 comments

  23. Sharpshooting Ryan Anderson Has Quickly Become Rockets' X-Factor

    "Let me fix my hair real quick." That was Ryan Anderson , fielding a cadre of reporters in front of his locker after the Houston Rockets held on for a 93-92 victory over the Dallas Mavericks in their home opener Sunday night...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 4 months ago 4,653 reads 32 comments

  24. Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker Hits the Deck vs. Knicks

    If you think you're having a rough night, take a look at this clip of Sam Dekker in Wednesday's game at Madison Square Garden...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 4 months ago 18,259 reads 11 comments

  25. Harden Records 1st 40-15-5 Stat Line in Rockets Franchise History

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden had 41 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds in Tuesday's 128-120 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers , becoming the first player in franchise history ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 months ago 418 reads 2 comments