1. Marc Gasol Injury: Grizzlies Star Injures Ankle vs. Kings

    Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol was forced to the sidelines after suffering an ankle injury on Saturday against the Sacramento Kings ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 1,906 reads 3 comments

  2. Low-Key Trevor Ariza Is Critical to High-Octane Houston Rockets

    Trevor Ariza doesn't do a lot of talking. He's reserved, reticent and often a reluctant interviewee. He doesn't get too high or too low. He doesn't get loud, boisterous, shaken or taken out of his game...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 4 months ago 9,714 reads 9 comments

  3. James Harden Helps Solidify Rockets Win with Triple-Double

    James Harden is on fire this season. On Friday, the Houston Rockets guard had his seventh triple-double of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 4 months ago 938 reads 0 comments

  4. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets keep winning as the calendar year closes. They are doing so with a tremendous amount of chemistry and cohesiveness as James Harden and head coach Mike D’Antoni have been a beautiful fit...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 4 months ago 12,568 reads 2 comments

  5. LaMarcus Aldridge Is Learning to Be Selfish on the NBA's Most Unselfish Team

    SAN ANTONIO — It took only a few seconds for San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker to recognize the holiday gift the Chicago Bulls were hand-delivering to power forward ...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 4 months ago 30,461 reads 16 comments

  6. Once Considered Soft, Dirk Nowitzki Was Ahead of His Time

    Let's go back 15 or so years to when Steve Nash and Dirk Nowitzki were best-bud Dallas Mavericks teammates establishing their excellence in the NBA and always hanging out to shoot in the gym together at night...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 97,372 reads 60 comments

  7. Trevor Ariza, James Harden, Rockets Tried to Confront Salah Mejri After Game

    Rockets forward Trevor Ariza waited outside the Dallas Mavericks locker room for center Salah Mejri following Houston's testy 123-107 win Tuesday, according to Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 150,846 reads 204 comments

  8. 2016-17 NBA Power Rankings: How All 30 Teams Shake Out at Christmas

    The NBA season officially began at the end of October, but Christmas Day marks its real commencement. Christmas is the "wink, wink, nudge" point at which serious followers of the league quietly agree to start scrutinizing the action more closely...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 months ago 94,472 reads 108 comments

  9. Wednesday NBA Roundup: Marc Gasol Won't Let Grizzlies' Puzzling Season Unravel

    The strangest thing about the Memphis Grizzlies ' 98-86 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday? The perfect sense it made...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 months ago 20,848 reads 31 comments

  10. Will Clint Capela's Injury Hijack Houston Rockets' Scoring Attack?

    It all comes down to energy. It sounds simple, dismissive even. But what Clint Capela gives the Houston Rockets — more than alley-oop finishes, more than tip-ins ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 4 months ago 6,005 reads 6 comments

  11. Patrick Beverley Says He Is Best Defensive Player in NBA This Season

    It's only December, but Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley is already kicking his Defensive Player of the Year candidacy into high gear. " I'm the best guard in this league, defensively, man, hands down," Beverley said Tuesday, per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 7,891 reads 55 comments

  12. Clint Capela Injury: Updates on Rockets Center's Broken Fibula and Return

    The Houston Rockets announced Dec. 20 that center Clint Capela suffered a broken fibula against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Dec. 17, per Sam Amick of USA Today ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 14,673 reads 35 comments

  13. Gregg Popovich and Spurs Stars Recall Tim Duncan's Exemplary Career

    SAN ANTONIO — Gregg Popovich arrived at Tim Duncan's jersey retirement ceremony well prepared. In his suit coat pocket were several tissues, folded neatly, just in case...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 4 months ago 9,565 reads 7 comments

  14. San Antonio Spurs Honor Tim Duncan with Jersey Retirement Ceremony

    Who forgot to dust in here? Tim Duncan—The Big Fundamental, the humble superstar and one of the best power forwards to ever play in the NBA —had his jersey number retired Sunday...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 4 months ago 12,803 reads 3 comments

  15. Bleacher Report Shows Just How Excited Tim Duncan Is to Get His Jersey Retired

    Tim Duncan was never a player who let his emotions get the best of him, and the same can be said now that he is retired from the game of basketball...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 4 months ago 7,683 reads 2 comments

  16. Kid Shadows Chandler Parsons During Grizzlies Pregame Drill

    A young boy sitting in during Grizzlies drills at FedExForum in Memphis got a chance to glean some knowledge from his favorite player...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 4 months ago 2,769 reads 1 comments

  17. Longtime San Antonio Spurs Reporter Reflects on Tim Duncan's Career

    On Halloween night in 1997 at McNichols Sports Arena in Denver, I had a courtside seat for the beginning of the Tim Duncan era...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 4 months ago 53,313 reads 67 comments

  18. Rockets Made Most 3s by a Team in a Regular-Season Game in NBA History

    Fact: The Houston Rockets made 24 three-pointers in their 122-100 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night, the most threes made by a team in a regular-season game in NBA history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 months ago 6,327 reads 0 comments

  19. Rockets Set NBA Record for Most 3-Pointers in Game vs. Pelicans

    The Houston Rockets proved Friday night that there is another team in the Western Conference that can shoot from deep like the Golden State Warriors ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 17,230 reads 64 comments

  20. Anthony Davis Injury: Pelicans Star Suffers Leg Contusion vs. Rockets

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis suffered a lower-leg contusion Friday. He was injured during the first half against the Houston Rockets and briefly returned in the ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 4,569 reads 18 comments

  21. Mike Conley Injury Update: Grizzlies PG to Return vs. Kings

    Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is set to return from a back injury to play Friday night against the Sacramento Kings ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 5,231 reads 13 comments

  22. Quarter-Season Grades for Each San Antonio Spurs Player

    The San Antonio Spurs have seemingly soared past their brief early-season hiccup and returned to a familiar place near the top of the Western Conference. However, simple results don't tell the entire story...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 4 months ago 1,259 reads 0 comments

  23. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Houston Rockets Player

    The Houston Rockets are not only surpassing preseason expectations more than a quarter of the way through the 2016-17 campaign, they’re getting stronger in the process. After a Dec...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 4 months ago 4,964 reads 10 comments

  24. Mike D'Antoni's Magic Is Working Again with the Houston Rockets

    Now that the Houston Rockets are flying high again—they boast a 19-7 record, are tied for third place in the Western Conference and average an NBA -leading 14...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 4 months ago 19,043 reads 23 comments

  25. Dirk Nowitzki Comments on Potential Retirement Plan

    Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki is signed through the 2017-18 season, but he said Wednesday that playing out the rest of his contract is far from guaranteed. According to AFP (h/t Yahoo...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 15,019 reads 50 comments