1. Bay Area's Lil B Calls out Harden for Stealing Cooking Dance

    Question: If Lil B's Based God's Curse—the one that he's put on Kevin Durant a few times now—is so effective, then why hasn't he been putting it on Warriors opponents ...

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  2. Harden's light bulb burns brightest when game's on the line

    It's almost automatic at this point. The Rockets were down and needed to make a run. Guard James Harden had the ball in his hands and looked at the court in front of him...

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  3. How Rockets Adjust If Dwight Howard Is Sidelined or Limited Against Warriors

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  4. Rockets Report: McHale Ignores Naysayers

    OAKLAND, Calif. - Reminded that the Warriors are heavily favored after sweeping the season series against the Rockets , coach Kevin McHale said he not only doesn't care but explained very clearly what he does care about...

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  5. Missing in Many Ways, Dwight Howard's Absence Becoming Old News for Rockets

    OAKLAND, Calif. — One after another, his teammates approached Dwight Howard at various points in the game, especially in the late going as he just sat there in sadness...

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  6. Smith: Our Heads Are Not Down

    After the Warriors ' 110-106 Game 1 over the Rockets , both coaches were asked about continuing to use small-ball lineups throughout the series...

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  7. Despite Hot Start, Rockets Still Winless vs. Warriors

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  8. McHale: Lineup Options Limited Without Dwight

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard suffered a "very painful" bruised left knee in the first quarter of Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 128 reads 0 comments

  9. Harden Shines, but No Howard Means No Win

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Having spent much of the season carrying the Rockets through injury after injury, James Harden nearly did it again...

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  10. Dwight Howard Injury: Updates on Rockets Star's Knee and Return

    A knee injury forced Dwight Howard to exit Game 1, but the Houston Rockets star played in Game 2 and will suit up again for Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday...

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  11. Watch: Harden's Wild Layup Ends 3rd Qtr

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  12. Who the Houston Rockets Should Target in the 2015 NBA Draft

    The Houston Rockets are in the Western Conference Finals, but at least a part of the front office’s attention right now must be shifted toward the NBA draft...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 11,106 reads 39 comments

  13. Fiery McHale Says Rockets Must Attack Warriors in Game 1

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin McHale was fiery as a player and he's fiery as a coach — especially on the morning of Game 1 of the Western Conference finals...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 87 reads 0 comments

  14. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets PG's Wrist and Return

    Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley has been out with a wrist injury during the playoffs and likely won't be able to suit up for the Western Conference Finals against Golden State...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 28,847 reads 222 comments

  15. Rockets' Patrick Beverley Unlikely to Play in WCF

    OAKLAND -- The Houston Rockets are operating under the premise that perimeter defensive ace Patrick Beverley, out since March with a torn ligament in his left wrist, is unlikely to ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 316 reads 0 comments

  16. 5 Keys for Houston Rockets to Win Western Conference Finals

    The Houston Rockets are not good enough to be in the Western Conference Finals. Someone forgot to tell them that, though, and they’re there. While the Golden State Warriors are the heavy favorites, the Rockets won’t care about that...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 19,122 reads 121 comments

  17. What We Learned from the Houston Rockets' Game 7 Win

    With just under a minute remaining in the Houston Rockets' 113-100 win over the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 7 of the Western Conference Semifinals on Sunday afternoon, Terrence Jones swung a no-look pass in Trevor Ariza 's direction...

    Kevin Alonzo Written by Kevin Alonzo about 1 month ago 2,139 reads 0 comments

  18. Rockets Becomes 9th Team to Come Back Down 3-1

    There were some in the national media that considered it a victory for the Houston Rockets just to be here in a game seven...

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  19. Cuban Tweets Apology to Morey, Rockets

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  20. McHale Praises Harden for Staying in 'Attack-Mode'

    Sunday, it was just more of the formula that had won Houston 56 games this season: James Harden playing at an MVP level, good defensive effort, and role players stepping up when called...

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  21. Prigioni, Smith Play Unlikely Game 7 Heros

    We hadn't seen a team come back from being down 3-1 in a playoff series since 2006 when the Phoenix Suns .....

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  22. Feigen: The Dream Stays Alive for Clutch City

    Trevor Ariza, so often as stoic as a statue, could barely contain himself long enough for his corner 3 to make the net dance...

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  23. Houston Rockets Validate Divisive Blueprint with Western Conference Finals Trip

    For so long, the Houston Rockets ' championship blueprint looked like an expert-level jigsaw puzzle. Their pieces were polarizing and plentiful, but fitting them together figured to be a daunting challenge full of frustration...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 117,606 reads 497 comments

  24. Rockets Forward Corey Brewer Walks to Game 7, Takes Pictures with Fans

    Just hours before Game 7 of the Clippers - Rockets second-round series, Houston forward Corey Brewer walked to the Toyota Center and stopped to chat and take pictures with fans...

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  25. Rockets Need a Dominant Harden in Game 7

    HOUSTON -- The Houston Rockets ' MVP candidate, their best player over the course of an 82-game season, has produced just one dominant game in these playoffs...

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