1. Blazers Not Apologizing for Missed Game 1 Call

    A day after the NBA said that a foul called on Dwight Howard with 10.8 seconds left in overtime of Game 1 should have been on Portland 's Joel Freeland, Freeland said he didn't have an opinion on the league's announcement...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 1,372 reads 7 comments

  2. Complete NBA Defensive Player of the Year Results

    On Monday, a report surfaced that Chicago Bulls ' center Joakim Noah was going to be named the NBA 's Defensive Player of the Year.....

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  3. Dwight Howard: 'I Have to Demand the Ball' vs. Portland Trail Blazers

    Dwight Howard has no choice except to make more demands. Fortunately for the Houston Rockets , Howard won't be demanding a trade or the head of Kobe Bryant . His instructions are simpler, more realistic this time around...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 3,022 reads 50 comments

  4. Rockets Must Dominate Boards to Stop LaMarcus Aldridge and Trail Blazers

    The Houston Rockets were victimized on the defensive glass in Game 1, allowing LaMarcus Aldridge to go for 46 points and 18 rebounds in their overtime loss to the Portland Trail Blazers ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 6,311 reads 59 comments

  5. NBA Admits Howard Was Fouled in Final Seconds

    The NBA issued a statement regarding Dwight Howard 's 6th foul of Portland 's 122-120 overtime win over the Houston Rockets on Monday...

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  6. NBA Admits Howard Was Foulded by Freeland

    NBA issues statement on Houston -Portland Game 1: Foul on Dwight Howard w/ 10.8 seconds left in OT should've been called on Joel Freeland...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 days ago 421 reads 1 comments

  7. Omer Asik Will Prove Invaluable in Houston Rockets 2014 Playoff Run

    When the Rockets acquired Dwight Howard in the summer of 2013, it appeared Omer Asik's days in Houston were numbered.....

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  8. Dwight Howard Expresses Value of 'Each Possession'

    Dwight Howard muscled in back-to-back baskets to start the fourth quarter, Houston built its lead to as much as 13 points and the Rockets seemed in control of Game 1 of the Western Conference opening-round series against Portland ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 158 reads 0 comments

  9. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Knee and Recovery

    Updates from Wednesday, April 23 Adam Wexler of CSN has the latest on Beverley: Updates from Monday, April 21 Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports the MRI results ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 4 days ago 21,687 reads 242 comments

  10. Patrick Beverley Skips Away After Drawing Flagrant Foul

    The Houston Rockets ' Patrick Beverley drew a hard flagrant-1 foul on his way to the basket amidst a fast-break opportunity. But, if you were hoping for a scuffle after the fact, you're out of luck...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 4 days ago 6,080 reads 22 comments

  11. Video: Shaquille O'Neal Calls Blazers C Robin Lopez "Barbecue Chicken"

    TNT's Shaquille O'Neal refers to Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez as "barbecue chicken" during halftime of Game 1...

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  12. Jeremy Lin Hurls Air-Ball, Mid-Range Jumper Over the Backboard Against Blazers

    There are those who use the glass, and there are those who overshoot it entirely. Jeremy Lin now belongs in the latter category. It's a little unclear what he was trying to do here...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 4 days ago 120,988 reads 196 comments

  13. Howard, Asik Might Share the Court Against Blazers

    In 2013, when Dwight Howard was the new guy and the Rockets were trying to get to know one another, they tried an experiment they did not expect to work. It didn't...

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  14. From Howard on Down, Rockets Hunger for a Title

    The presentation - exhaustive, high-tech and prepared over months of painstaking work to persuade Dwight Howard to come to Houston - was complete but not enough. The Rockets had outlined their potential and plans...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 5 days ago 379 reads 0 comments

  15. Blazers' Aldridge Presents Matchup Challenge for Rockets

    With red playoff T-shirts draped over every seat in Toyota Center on Saturday afternoon, Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge stood just inside the 3-point line launching shot after shot...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 5 days ago 176 reads 0 comments

  16. Dwight Howard Defends James Harden's Defense

    James Harden is a superstar for the Houston Rockets . He's arguably the best shooting guard in the league. There's nothing he can't do out on the basketball court...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 5 days ago 1,121 reads 1 comments

  17. Houston Rockets May Go Back to Ill-Fated Twin Towers Look During NBA Playoffs

    Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale didn't kill his experiment of pairing centers Dwight Howard and Omer Asik in the frontcourt earlier this season so much as he put it out of its misery...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 days ago 11,030 reads 20 comments

  18. Rockets Get 25th Pick in First Round

    The NBA broke ties in the draft order on Friday, with the Rockets slotted to have the 25th pick of the draft...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 6 days ago 1,196 reads 1 comments

  19. How Rockets Will Stop Trail Blazers' Potent Offensive Attack

    The Houston Rockets positioned themselves as the fourth seed in the Western Conference. That puts them in a matchup with the Portland Trail Blazers ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 6 days ago 5,210 reads 41 comments

  20. Jeff Van Gundy Picks the Rockets to Win the NBA Finals

    The former Rockets coach and current ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy has picked the Houston Rockets to win the NBA Finals.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 days ago 400 reads 0 comments

  21. Here Are 11 Minutes of James Harden Playing Terrible, Awful Defense

    Stand to the right. Stand to the left. Slap an arm now, ya’ll. Thus goes the “James Harden Shuffle,” a defensive dance featuring minimal movement and maximal ball watching...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 7 days ago 110,911 reads 244 comments

  22. How Houston Rockets Can Exceed Expectations in the 2014 NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets have the talent to go farther than expected in the 2014 NBA playoffs. With a strong starting rotation and favorable seeding, Houston has a puncher's chance of making a deep postseason run...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 7 days ago 1,454 reads 2 comments

  23. Complete Guide to Houston Rockets' Postseason

    The Houston Rockets have drawn the Portland Trail Blazers in Round 1 of the 2014 NBA playoffs, but Clutch City has bigger goals in mind than getting past Rip City in the Western Conference quarterfinals...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 7 days ago 956 reads 0 comments

  24. Biggest Questions Houston Rockets Must Answer During NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets enter the playoffs with a bit of a limp. Dwight Howard and Patrick Beverley, the most critical pieces of their defense, have both missed significant time with late-season injuries...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 7 days ago 497 reads 1 comments

  25. Matthews Looking for Ways to Stop Harden

    When the Trail Blazers learned their first-round playoff opponent would be the Houston Rockets , it was no surprise the players said the first practice was centered on the Blazers' pick-and-roll defense...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 484 reads 0 comments