1. Why Jeremy Lin Is More Important to Houston Rockets Than Most Think

    Most NBA fans are still trying to parse Jeremy Lin from Linsanity and gauge his true worth as a player. But those paying his career extra scrutiny hold one clear truth: Lin is an essential member of his team...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 6 months ago 23,704 reads 108 comments

  2. NBA Trade Rumors: Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin Market Shows Risk of 'Poison Pill' Deals

    Daryl Morey knows how to game the system. Like the Oakland Athletics' Billy Beane, he sees market inefficiencies and exploits them until the rest of the league catches up...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 25,643 reads 39 comments

  3. Jeremy Lin Must Return to the Bench When Patrick Beverley Re-Enters Lineup

    Despite the fact that Jeremy Lin has been playing well as of late, he is better suited for the bench when the Houston Rockets are at full strength. Based on the latest news, that could be coming soon...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 19,652 reads 126 comments

  4. Is Kevin McHale's Coaching Holding the Houston Rockets Back?

    In the loaded Western Conference, the Houston Rockets have one of the very best collections of talent. But they're still a cut below the top of the standings and have looked quite inconsistent at times...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 6 months ago 9,339 reads 69 comments

  5. LA Lakers Have a Shot If Kendall Marshall Makes His Shots

    HOUSTON — You want a metaphor for the current Los Angeles Lakers ? Kendall Marshall’s jump shot...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 54,888 reads 120 comments

  6. Jeremy Lin Has Adidas Logo Shaved into His Head by Houston Rockets Teammates

    How dedicated is Jeremy Lin to his brand-new Adidas contract? Dedicated enough to shave the three stripes into his head. It’s no fun to do these things by yourself, of course...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 28,102 reads 48 comments

  7. Jeremy Lin Reportedly Ditching Nike for Adidas Shoe Deal

    Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin is reportedly leaving Nike in favor of signing a shoe deal with rival sportswear company adidas ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 15,042 reads 25 comments

  8. Finding the Ideal System and Role for Houston Rockets' Jeremy Lin

    Several conditions need to be met before any and every non-superstar NBA player can reach his absolute ceiling. He needs the right system, the right teammates and the right role...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 7 months ago 24,587 reads 79 comments

  9. If Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik Are Available, Brooklyn Nets Should Do the Deal ASAP

    Remedying the Brooklyn Nets ' present and future outlook starts with the Houston Rockets . Opportunities to disentangle one's self from a pratfall so disastrously expensive it boggles the mind don't come around very often...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 18,163 reads 76 comments

  10. Rockets Reportedly Wanted Deron Williams in Trade for Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik

    Brooklyn Nets, meet rock bottom. Things weren't supposed to get any worse for the Nets after announcing that Brook Lopez would be lost for the remainder of 2013-14 with an ankle injury, until they did...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 96,984 reads 407 comments

  11. What Houston Rockets Need from Jeremy Lin in Wake of Patrick Beverley's Injury

    Finally, some good news for the Houston Rockets , with additional bad news as a chaser. According to the Houston Chronicle 's Jonathan Feigen , Jeremy Lin hopes to return ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 11,001 reads 41 comments

  12. Best Potential Jeremy Lin Trade Scenarios Houston Rockets Could Explore

    Wherever Dwight Howard goes, drawn-out trade situations will follow. This time around it's not involving Howard himself, but his backup, Omer Asik ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 7 months ago 31,931 reads 151 comments

  13. Breaking Down the Houston Rockets' Best Trade Bait

    Disgruntled center Omer Asik remains the Houston Rockets ' best trade chip. That is, of course, until the end of this week. According to ESPN's Marc Stein, the Rockets have set Dec...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 7 months ago 2,854 reads 6 comments

  14. Jeremy Lin Injury: Updates on Rockets PG's Back and Return

    Updates from Monday, Dec. 23 From Jason Friedman of Rockets.com: Jeremy Lin confirms he's playing tonight and he will start...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 7 months ago 13,217 reads 27 comments

  15. Jeremy Lin's Imminent Return Will Provide Much-Needed Lift for Rockets

    Linsanity is nothing but a distant memory, and that's a good thing. While it was thrilling, Linsanity stood for a time when Jeremy Lin was still erratic: mixing game-winning ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 7 months ago 7,775 reads 26 comments

  16. Jeremy Lin Must Continue to Develop in Bench Role as He Returns from Injury

    An injury to Jeremy Lin 's knee against the Atlanta Hawks on Nov. 27 forced him out of action and stunted his growth into his role as the glue of the Houston Rockets ' bench...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 7 months ago 4,248 reads 45 comments

  17. Jeremy Lin's Absence Opens Door for Aaron Brooks to Make Impact

    Jeremy Lin suffered a grade one sprain and contusion on his right knee against the Atlanta Hawks on Nov. 27 and will be out of the lineup for at least two weeks, according to the Houston Rockets ’ official Twitter feed...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 7 months ago 9,275 reads 87 comments

  18. Jeremy Lin's 2-Week Absence Is No Reason for Rockets Fans to Panic

    The Houston Rockets have enough depth at point guard to absorb the loss of Jeremy Lin —at least in the short term...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 7 months ago 4,313 reads 25 comments

  19. Jeremy Lin Injury: Updates on Rockets Star's Knee, Likely Return Date

    Updates for Thursday, Dec. 12 From the Rockets: Jeremy Lin makes his return from injury tonight after having missed the last 6 games with a right knee sprain. Tip-off at 9:30 pm on TNT...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 7 months ago 32,725 reads 84 comments

  20. Jeremy Lin's Improvement More Early-Season Fluke Than Long-Term Indicator

    It's impossible to evaluate who Jeremy Lin is without juxtaposing it with how he was introduced. When a player literally comes from obscurity and becomes an international sensation—a ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 19,458 reads 118 comments

  21. 7 Takeaways from Saturday Night's NBA Action

    After last night, the best thing we can say about Saturday's NBA action is that nobody got hurt. Two teams are riding a 10-game winning streak after Saturday's action: One you'd expect (San Antonio) and one you might consider a surprise (Portland)...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 months ago 4,880 reads 12 comments

  22. Jeremy Lin Gets Huge Welt on Head from Kevin Love Elbow

    On Saturday night, all the Linsanity in Houston was right on the side of Jeremy Lin's head. After catching an elbow from Kevin Love , Lin's dome spawned an egg the special effects guys from Prometheus couldn't have even dreamed up...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 132,155 reads 129 comments

  23. Jeremy Lin's Recent Stardom Proves Rockets PG Is Best Suited for 6th Man Role

    It's no coincidence that Jeremy Lin's best days as a Houston Rocket have come in a sixth man role. One year removed from "Linsanity," the Harvard product didn't disappoint in his first year as a starter in 2012-13—13...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 8 months ago 8,636 reads 40 comments

  24. How Jeremy Lin Is On Pace To Reinvent Himself As Sixth Man For Houston Rockets

    Jeremy Lin has enjoyed quite the interesting career path in the NBA . Undrafted journeyman to unquestioned scoring sensation for the New York Knicks . Billion dollar man to poison-pilled acquisition by the Houston Rockets ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 14,009 reads 58 comments

  25. Jeremy Lin Will Continue to Thrive in Scoring Role for Houston Rockets

    If only for one week, Linsanity has returned to the NBA . Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin is averaging 28...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 8 months ago 20,075 reads 236 comments