1. Motiejunas Leads Rockets over Magic 107-94

    Donatas Motiejunas scored 23 points and the Houston Rockets used a big run late in the fourth quarter to break open a close game and get a 107-94 win over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night...

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  2. The Unsung Sixth Man in the NBA

    When talking about the league's most coveted 6th men in the NBA you have the usual suspects. There is the Los Angeles Clippers (Guard) Jamal Crawford, Phoenix Suns (Foward) Markieff ...

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  3. Ariza: 'This Is the Win That We Needed'

    LOS ANGELES — If the Western Conference standings remain unchanged, the Rockets would face the Clippers to open the playoffs...

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  4. 2015 NBA Draft Prospects Houston Should Already Be Considering

    With the NCAA tournament coming up, we might as well be on the lookout for some NBA draft prospects for the Houston Rockets ...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 month ago 5,642 reads 39 comments

  5. Video: Dwight Howard Calls out Spurs

    Houston 's Dwight Howard was a guest on ESPN's SportsNation and was being, well, Dwight Howard. You know, clowning around, dunking on a mini-hoop, screaming his lungs out and dunking on ESPN staff...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 1 month ago 321 reads 0 comments

  6. Goldsberry: How Harden Creates 3-Pointers

    Look, I didn't set out to join the Church of Harden, but here I am paging through the hymnal in the front pew again. And to be honest, I feel right at home. My latest obsession is the Book of Assists, Chapter 3...

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  7. Rockets Embarrassed in One to Forget

    The Rockets came into Utah looking to catch fire after having lost three of their last five games. However, their slump continued Thursday night, as they had no answer inside for ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 57 reads 0 comments

  8. Rockets Have No Answer for Gobert's Huge Game

    SALT LAKE CITY — Rudy Gobert, the longest French import since the Statue of Liberty, did more than pound the boards through a half that was in many ways more dominant than anyone all season...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 36 reads 0 comments

  9. Why Is No One Taking the Houston Rockets Seriously as Title Contenders?

    The Houston Rockets have been a spectacle this season with James Harden front and center. Yet, with the playoffs around the corner, the Rockets are hardly in the conversation...

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  10. Report: Dwight Howard Expects to Return in 2 Weeks

    Dwight Howard, who hasn't played since Jan. 30 because of edema in his right knee, expects to be back in two weeks, he told ESPN's Lisa Salters on Wednesday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 44 reads 0 comments

  11. Portland Trail Blazers Beat Houston Rockets at Home, Win Crucial Season Series

    LaMarcus Aldridge and the Portland Trail Blazers eked out a crucial victory last night, edging James Harden and the Houston Rockets 105-100...

    Robert Connor Written by Robert Connor about 1 month ago 1,266 reads 0 comments

  12. Brewer's Superhero Effort in 4th Comes Up Short

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  13. Rockets Return to Portland Stronger, with 'Scar Tissue' from 2014 Playoff Loss

    PORTLAND, Ore. — The reminders were everywhere, around every turn as the Houston Rockets holed up for four days in Portland for the first time since they were sent into the offseason with the most disheartening of defeats...

    Jonathan Feigen Written by Jonathan Feigen about 1 month ago 11,773 reads 91 comments

  14. Harden Might Be MVP, but That's Not the Point

    Usually when a player puts together an MVP season, you can look back and trace the origins of the journey he took to win the award...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 1,776 reads 0 comments

  15. How Donatas Motiejunas Became Houston Rockets' Best Low-Post Threat

    Donatas Motiejunas has turned out to be the right answer, but apparently the Houston Rockets got the question wrong. They thought he was going to be their stretch 4. Instead, he’s become the team’s best low-post scorer...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 4,810 reads 3 comments

  16. 4 Moves the Rockets Dodged

    We can't pass judgement on the 2014-2015 Houston Rockets season until the playoffs. Rockets supporters are pleased with a third place ranking, a healthy 43-20 record and the bearded guy who deserves the MVP trophy...

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  17. Donatas Motiejunas Works His Way out of Low Post Slump

    After Rockets center/forward Donatas Motiejunas struggled to finish inside through three games, the Rockets repeatedly looked to him in the low post against the Nuggets with Motiejunas seemingly breaking out of his slump...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 169 reads 0 comments

  18. Josh Smith Is Slowly Saving His Season and More with Houston Rockets

    When Josh Smith first went to the Houston Rockets , all the stories were about how much better the Detroit Pistons were without him. But Smith has been better on his new team, too, as he’s slowly salvaging his season and image...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 6,408 reads 4 comments

  19. Brewer Fuels Rockets Against Former Team

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  20. Grading Early Returns from Houston Rockets' Trade Deadline Acquisitions

    Just when you thought the streak might be over, Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey made his eighth straight move at the trade deadline...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 month ago 9,606 reads 17 comments

  21. Report: Howard Returns to 'Mild' On-Court Activities

    McHale said before the game that Howard has returned to mild on court activities but there's still no precise date for his return.....

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  22. Harden Blasts Rockets Past Pistons

    As much as the Rockets needed a win, they needed more. James Harden especially needed one of those nights when he puts up numbers, collects highlights and seems to control everything around him as he could not in the frustrating previous days...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 3 reads 0 comments

  23. Harden Notches Third Triple-Double of Season as Rockets Roll Past Pistons

    As much as the Rockets needed a win, they needed more. James Harden especially needed one of those nights when he puts up numbers, collects highlights and seems to control everything around him as he could not in the frustrating previous days...

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  24. Smith Calls Departure from Detroit Pistons 'Water Under the Bridge'

    Josh Smith 's tenure with the Detroit Pistons is old news as far as the Houston Rockets ' power forward is concerned...

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  25. Admission of Blown Call in Memphis Loss Means 'Nothing' to Harden

    The Houston Rockets didn't take any satisfaction in the NBA 's acknowledgement Thursday that the referees blew a crucial foul call late in Wednesday's 102-100 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 1 month ago 100 reads 0 comments