1. Clint Capela Pulls Off an Unbelievable Layup While Drawing the Foul

    Who said big men don't have soft hands at the basket? Houston Rockets center Clint Capela may not be the world's greatest shooter, but he knows how to finish around the rim...

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  2. James Harden 1st Player with 2,000 Points, 900 Assists, 600 Rebounds in a Season

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden became the first player in NBA history to record at least 2,000 points, 900 assists and 600 rebounds in a season Wednesday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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  3. 'Sometimes People Need Cheap Shots': Inside the Mind of Westbrook's No. 1 Enemy

    Stars shine brilliantly...but they almost never collide. That's the reason to relish the clash between balls of fire Patrick Beverley and Russell Westbrook even more than the ...

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  4. James Harden Says Wins Should Be Main Factor in NBA MVP Race

    Hours after Russell Westbrook set an NBA single-season record for triple-doubles and to some cinched his MVP bid —notching 50 points, 16 rebounds, 10 assists and a game-winning ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 19,443 reads 0 comments

  5. Troy Williams Soars, Throws Down Putback Slam over Mason Plumlee

    Denver Nuggets big man Mason Plumlee never saw Houston Rockets forward Troy Williams preparing for a putback slam late in the third quarter of Wednesday's game at Toyota Center, and the result was a top-tier posterizing dunk...

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  6. Sam Dekker Undergoes Surgery on Injured Hand, Will Be Evaluated in 1 Week

    Houston Rockets forward Sam Dekker had surgery on his left hand to repair a fracture, the team announced Monday. The doctor who performed the procedure will re-evaluate Dekker in a week...

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  7. Sam Dekker Fractures Hand in Collision, Will See Specialist About Injury

    Sam Dekker 's injury-plagued NBA career took another hit Sunday, as the Houston Rockets forward suffered a fractured left hand Sunday during his team's 123-116 victory over the Phoenix Suns , per Mark Berman of Fox 26 in Houston...

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  8. This Day in the NBA: The Dream Records the 3rd Quadruple-Double in History

    This season it seems like there's a triple-double every single night. However, there's one fleeting accomplishment that's still rare to touch: the quadruple-double. Now cue Hakeem Olajuwon ...

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  9. James Harden Becomes 1st Player to Score and Assist on 2,000 Points in Season

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden 's unprecedented combination of scoring and playmaking earned him a special place in NBA history on Tuesday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 4,810 reads 0 comments

  10. Houston Rockets Take Aim at Single-Season 3-Point Record

    The Houston Rockets enter Tuesday evening's contest against the Golden State Warriors with 1,070 made three-point attempts on the season...

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  11. James Harden Says Playing 82 Games Should Matter in NBA MVP Race

    Houston Rockets star James Harden hasn't missed a game this season and believes that should matter in the MVP race. "Yeah, because you're not leaving your teammates out there to dry," Harden said Tuesday, per Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 17,540 reads 0 comments

  12. Rockets Account Takes Shot at Russell Westbrook with James Harden MVP Tweet

    The Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder Sunday 137-125 and improved their record to 51-22 compared to Oklahoma City's 41-31...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 75,301 reads 0 comments

  13. Thunder vs. Rockets: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    Sunday's matchup between the Houston Rockets (51-22) and Oklahoma City Thunder (41-31) was billed as a showdown between league-leading MVP candidates James Harden and Russell Westbrook ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 30,189 reads 0 comments

  14. Ryan Anderson Expected to Return from Ankle Injury Before End of Regular Season

    Houston Rockets forward Ryan Anderson injured his ankle Friday against the New Orleans Pelicans , and it is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 4,158 reads 0 comments

  15. James Harden Goes Coast to Coast for Game-Winning Layup Against Denver Nuggets

    James Harden was the hero for the Houston Rockets on Monday night vs. the Denver Nuggets . Harden grabbed the rebound from a failed attempt by Jameer Nelson and took the ball the length of the court for a layup with 2...

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  16. James Harden Bolsters MVP Resume with Historic 2-Day Stretch

    Houston Rockets MVP candidate James Harden dropped 40 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists during Saturday's 109-105 victory over the Denver Nuggets ...

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  17. Stephen Curry Picks James Harden over Russell Westbrook for NBA MVP

    The race for the NBA 's Most Valuable Player award is as heated as ever this season, but the two-time defending winner has announced his preference...

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  18. Cavaliers vs. Rockets: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The Cleveland Cavaliers went into halftime seemingly on the precipice of steamrolling the Rockets in Houston. James Harden had other ideas...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 23,400 reads 0 comments

  19. James Harden Breaks NBA Single-Season Turnover Record

    Even if his MVP bid ultimately falls short this year, Houston Rockets star James Harden already made history...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 15,368 reads 0 comments

  20. James Harden Tallies 20th Game with 30-Plus Points and 10-Plus Assists

    Fact: James Harden had 33 points and 11 assists in the Houston Rockets ' 123-108 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night, his 20th game this season with 30 or more points and 10 or more assists...

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  21. Free to Be Himself, James Harden Looks an Awful Lot Like an NBA MVP

    LOS ANGELES — Every successful campaign needs a good slogan, and here's one to sum up what should be James Harden 's winning run for 2016-17 NBA MVP. Who I Am...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 59,477 reads 0 comments

  22. Houston Rockets Post Franchise-Record 48th Consecutive Game with 100+ Points

    Wednesday evening marked the 48th consecutive game in which the Houston Rockets have tallied at least 100 points, setting a franchise record, per Calvin Watkins of ESPN.com...

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  23. Daryl Morey, Rockets Doubling Down on Offense in Arms Race to Beat Warriors

    HOUSTON — It all happened so fast. Lou Williams didn't even have time to speak to Daryl Morey—the man who'd just traded for him—before he suited up for his first game in a Houston Rockets uniform Thursday...

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  24. Daryl Morey Says Rockets Can Beat Warriors in Playoffs with 3-Point Shooting

    One of the prominent storylines throughout the NBA season has been the perceived inevitability of the Golden State Warriors ' reaching the NBA Finals after their offseason acquisition of Kevin Durant ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 10,782 reads 0 comments

  25. K.J. McDaniels Traded to Nets, Rockets Open Up Salary Cap Space

    The Houston Rockets traded swingman K.J. McDaniels to the Brooklyn Nets ahead of Thursday's NBA trade deadline. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 7,906 reads 0 comments