1. Houston Rockets 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    The Houston Rockets enter training camp following an offseason with far more changeover than last year: Dwight Howard is gone, and both the team and the player may be happier as a result...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 5,491 reads 13 comments

  2. Can Mike D'Antoni Fix the Houston Rockets? Not by Himself

    There are no bigger spotlights in the NBA than the flickering, paparazzi-like flashes aimed at the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 2 months ago 26,424 reads 60 comments

  3. Donatas Motiejunas: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Rockets PF

    The Houston Rockets extended a one-year, $3.4 million qualifying offer to Donatas Motiejunas in June, but the Lithuanian big man has yet to sign the tender, leaving his status in flux ahead of the 2016-17 NBA season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 32,695 reads 31 comments

  4. Patrick Beverley Says James Harden Will Win MVP, Lead Rockets to NBA Finals

    James Harden might have his doubters, but his Houston Rockets teammates have plenty of faith in him. Patrick Beverley knows firsthand how good Harden can be after spending the last four years playing alongside him in the backcourt...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 22,586 reads 56 comments

  5. Rockets 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Houston Rockets have a whole new feel in 2016-17. For starters, the Rockets hired Mike D'Antoni to be their head coach, and he'll bring his up-tempo, high-scoring offensive philosophy to Houston...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 4,533 reads 15 comments

  6. James Harden Says He and Kanye West Will Design a Shoe Together

    Yeezy 'bout to be jumping with James Harden . The Houston Rockets star guard confirmed he would be teaming up with Kanye West to design a shoe, although the pair has yet to have official conversations...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 8,552 reads 30 comments

  7. Moses Malone Jr. Allegedly Assaulted over Criticism of James Harden

    Moses Malone Jr., son of Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone, alleged Thursday that four men attacked and robbed him last month because of a critical comment he made regarding Houston Rockets guard James Harden ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 45,326 reads 93 comments

  8. James Harden Comments on Rockets, Ryan Anderson and Eric Gordon

    Despite a disappointing 2015-16 campaign, James Harden hasn't wavered regarding his belief the Houston Rockets are headed in the right direction...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 18,266 reads 107 comments

  9. Report Card Grades for Each Houston Rockets 2016 Free-Agent Signing

    The Houston Rockets offseason is reminiscent of the famous Saturday Night Live " Cowbell " sketch, a fictional reenactment of Blue Oyster Cult recording "(Don’t Fear) the Reaper ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 5 months ago 11,911 reads 41 comments

  10. Pablo Prigioni Reportedly to Sign with Rockets: Contract Details, Reaction

    Pablo Prigioni is headed back to the Houston Rockets . According to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , Prigioni and the Rockets agreed to terms on a two-year deal Wednesday evening...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 9,223 reads 38 comments

  11. Gary Payton II Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Recovery from Hernia Surgery

    Houston Rockets rookie point guard Gary Payton II is reportedly set to have surgery for a sports hernia in the near future. Continue for updates. Payton's Status Uncertain With Surgery Looming Tuesday, July 12 Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 6,268 reads 14 comments

  12. James Harden Releases Letter to Rockets Fans After Signing Contract Extension

    James Harden agreed to a four-year, $118 million contract renegotiation with the Houston Rockets on Saturday, and the star shooting guard took time to pen a letter to the fanbase ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 113,421 reads 164 comments

  13. Nene to Rockets: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    Despite myriad injuries that have eroded his effectiveness, Nene isn't ready to walk away from the NBA after the Houston Rockets announced a deal with the veteran big man on Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 32,134 reads 101 comments

  14. Ryan Anderson to Sign with Rockets: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Ryan Anderson missed the New Orleans Pelicans ' last 14 games with yet another nagging injury. But despite a growing list of ailments, the veteran forward has landed a four-year, $80 million contract with the Houston Rockets ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 33,085 reads 179 comments

  15. Gary Payton II to Rockets: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Rockets agreed to sign Gary Payton II after the former Oregon State Beavers guard was not taken in Thursday's NBA draft, giving him a chance to follow in his dad's footsteps...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 5 months ago 12,017 reads 11 comments

  16. Realistic 2016 Free-Agency Targets for the Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets are set to engage in their biggest free-agent season since acquiring Dwight Howard in the summer of 2013...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 months ago 19,592 reads 41 comments

  17. James Harden Will Not Compete for Team USA at 2016 Rio Olympics

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden will not join Team USA at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Ananth Pandian of CBS Sports shared Harden’s statement on his decision ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 37,507 reads 104 comments

  18. What the Houston Rockets' Dream Offseason Looks Like

    There are two kinds of dreams: the kind you wake up from and want to return to immediately, and the kind that shocks you from your slumber in a cold and clammy sweat. Fans of the Houston Rockets are probably having both this offseason...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 months ago 12,021 reads 19 comments

  19. James Harden Comments on Mike D'Antoni's Impact on Rockets

    James Harden approves of the Houston Rockets ' decision to hire Mike D'Antoni as their new head coach. The Rockets' All-Star was a guest on teammate Jason Terry's new Sirius ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 6 months ago 5,637 reads 27 comments

  20. Houston Rockets Hiring Mike D'Antoni Comes with Curious Questions​

    Mike D'Antoni occupies a complicated space in the NBA landscape, so his agreement to become the Houston Rockets ' next head coach, as first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, raises appropriately complicated issues...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 42,948 reads 122 comments

  21. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets had a catastrophic season in which they lost even when they won. Now with a chance to rebuild around one of the NBA ’s best scorers in James Harden , they can rebound...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 2,112 reads 1 comments

  22. Good Luck to Whoever Takes Houston Rockets' Coaching Job

    Whomever the Houston Rockets tab as their next head coach had better be exceptional. Because the challenge of leading that team—loaded with a superstar, laden with expectations ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 38,594 reads 118 comments

  23. Rockets' Disastrous Year Reaches Inevitable End with Plenty of Questions Ahead

    OAKLAND, Calif. — When the Golden State Warriors eliminated the Houston Rockets in last year's Western Conference Finals, there was every reason to be optimistic about the future of James Harden and his team...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 90,927 reads 321 comments

  24. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Hamstring and Return

    Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley left the court against the Golden State Warriors  on April 24 with a hamstring injury . However, he's ready to make his return.  Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 8,253 reads 23 comments

  25. James Harden Comments on NBA Ruling He Pushed Off on Game-Winner vs. Warriors

    James Harden scored the game-winning basket over Andre Iguodala with 2.7 seconds left to give the Houston Rockets a 97-96 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Thursday's ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 10,151 reads 4 comments