1. Irrational Conclusions to Draw from 2017 NBA Free Agency

    NBA free agency is supposed to be measured and precise, evidence-based and detail-oriented. But we're past all of that now...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 days ago 101,917 reads 0 comments

  2. James Harden Calls Houston 'Home,' Says Playing with Chris Paul Will Be Fun

    Houston Rockets superstar James Harden said he's happy to call H-Town home after signing a long-term contract extension with the organization and that he's confident his new backcourt partnership with Chris Paul will be successful...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 14,588 reads 0 comments

  3. OKC Lets Paul George Wear James Harden's Old No. 13 After Denying Dion Waiters

    The Oklahoma City Thunder are already starting their recruiting pitch to the newly acquired Paul George . Two years after denying Dion Waiters' request to wear James Harden 's old number, the Thunder awarded it to PG-13...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 96,366 reads 0 comments

  4. James Harden Snaps Selfie While Wearing 'Make American Cool Again' Hat

    Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden is trying to bring coolness back. On Tuesday, the MVP runner-up snapped a picture of himself wearing a "Make American Cool Again" hat, ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 days ago 3,880 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Possible Carmelo Anthony Trade, Cory Joseph & More

    The theme of this NBA offseason has centered around blockbuster moves. We've seen stars like Chris Paul , Jimmy Butler and Paul George traded...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 13 days ago 17,260 reads 0 comments

  6. James Harden Reportedly Signs the Richest Contract in NBA History

    Fact: James Harden reportedly signed a four-year, $228 million extension with the Rockets on Saturday, giving him the richest contract in NBA history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 14 days ago 23,197 reads 0 comments

  7. Terrance Knighton Rips NFL, NBA Contract Gap After James Harden's Record Deal

    After the Houston Rockets announced the signing of James Harden to a record-breaking contract extension Saturday, free-agent NFL defensive lineman Terrance Knighton took to Twitter to bemoan the difference in pay between the NBA and NFL...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 13,069 reads 0 comments

  8. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Rockets Targeting Star After James Harden Contract

    The Houston Rockets are preparing to intensify their efforts to trade for New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony after signing James Harden to a four-year contract extension Saturday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 15 days ago 155,975 reads 0 comments

  9. Twitter Reacts to James Harden's Record Houston Rockets Contract Extension

    Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander announced Saturday that the team signed superstar guard James Harden to a four-year contract extension, which led to a deluge of social media reaction...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 129,416 reads 0 comments

  10. James Harden, Houston Rockets Agree to Biggest Contract in NBA History

    The Houston Rockets announced Saturday that they signed James Harden to a four-year contract extension that will run through the 2022-23 season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 15 days ago 563,622 reads 0 comments

  11. Austin Rivers Says There Will Be 'Fireworks' When Clippers Play Rockets

    Austin Rivers told TMZ Sports to expect "fireworks" when the Los Angeles Clippers play the Houston Rockets next season after Chris Paul joined James Harden and Co. following six seasons in Hollywood...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 16 days ago 20,367 reads 0 comments

  12. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Mike D'Antoni Talks Chris Paul, James Harden and More

    Houston Rockets head coach and 2017 NBA Coach of the Year Mike D'Antoni joins Bleacher Report's Howard Beck and Jordan Brenner to discuss Clutch City's remaining moves in free agency, ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 17 days ago 13,364 reads 0 comments

  13. Ranking Warriors' Potential Rivals in New-Look Western Conference

    The Golden State Warriors aren't just NBA champions, they are league-changers. Their collection of four in-prime All-Stars has forced all challengers to either accept defeat or attempt to construct their own superpowers...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 22 days ago 139,009 reads 0 comments

  14. Ripple Effects Chris Paul Trade Has on NBA's Free-Agency and Trade Markets

    The Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers are not the only teams impacted by the (wildly unexpected) Chris Paul trade. Many more will feel the ramifications of this early-summer blockbuster...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 48,748 reads 0 comments

  15. Rockets Become Only Team with Multiple Players Who Average 20/10

    Fact: The Houston Rockets acquired Chris Paul from the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday afternoon...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 24 days ago 5,990 reads 0 comments

  16. Doc Rivers Says Chris Paul Left Clippers to Play with James Harden

    Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers said Chris Paul left the organization to play alongside MVP runner-up James Harden with the Houston Rockets ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 320,233 reads 0 comments

  17. For CP3 Deal to Pay Off, Paul, Harden and D'Antoni Need to Show They Can Change

    Mike D'Antoni still tells people what a pain Kobe Bryant was. James Harden knows how much better he felt last season without Dwight Howard around...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 25 days ago 146,705 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Reports Surrounding Paul George and Ricky Rubio

    The NBA landscape continues to change constantly as Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported that Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul was traded to the Houston Rockets ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 25 days ago 2,363 reads 0 comments

  19. Rockets Reportedly Think Carmelo Anthony or Paul George Will Join Chris Paul

    The Houston Rockets are reportedly confident in their chances to land either Carmelo Anthony or Paul George after trading for Chris Paul on Wednesday. Tim MacMahon of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 25 days ago 63,372 reads 0 comments

  20. Forget Your Lame 'One Ball' Argument, Rockets Will Make Chris Paul Trade Work

    The issues surrounding Chris Paul 's fit with James Harden and the Houston Rockets are so obvious, so potentially fraught with friction, they're powerful enough to cut through the blinding shock of the offseason's latest blockbuster trade...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 25 days ago 139,148 reads 0 comments

  21. Old Chris Paul and James Harden Tweets Resurface After Trade to Houston Rockets

    Chris Paul has had a Twitter account since 2009 so, inevitably, there were some tweets about his friend James Harden and the Houston Rockets. Those became a bit more relevant on Wednesday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 25 days ago 15,129 reads 0 comments

  22. Chris Paul Traded to Rockets for Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams, More

    The Houston Rockets announced the acquisition of superstar guard Chris Paul on Wednesday in a blockbuster trade that shook up the NBA ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 25 days ago 385,346 reads 0 comments

  23. One Trade to Help Each Contender Catch the Golden State Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors are forcing opponents to play the game on their own switchy, undersized, two-way, up-and-down terms...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 26 days ago 228,093 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA MVP Voting Results: Russell Westbrook Wins by 135 Points over James Harden

    The NBA MVP race was hotly contested throughout the 2016-17 season, and it is only fitting Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook beat out Houston Rockets guard James Harden by a fairly tight margin...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 122,535 reads 0 comments

  25. From Compton to MVP Race, Westbrook, Harden Always Kept Each Other on Notice

    Russell was short and skinny. His dad was Big Russ, so they called him Little Russ. But Little Russ' broad shoulders, gangly arms and clown-sized shoes hinted toward something bigger...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 27 days ago 57,470 reads 0 comments