1. Houston Rockets' Schedule Breakdown and Predictions for Season's Final 6 Weeks

    These last few weeks will look different than the beginning of the season for the Houston Rockets but hopefully with a similar result. The roster has some new faces, but Houston is hoping to recapture the magic that led to a 6-0 start...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 18 hours ago 4,793 reads 15 comments

  2. Checklist for Houston Rockets During Season's Home Stretch

    Well here we go. With the All-Star break and trade deadline in the rearview mirror, it's time to buckle up and prepare for the big finish...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 7 days ago 1,589 reads 4 comments

  3. Grading Terrence Jones' Return to the Houston Rockets Lineup

    The Houston Rockets ' season hasn't gone quite the way that many expected. Houston has held its own as a formidable contender out West, but the surprising part has been the Rockets' ability to weather the storm during injuries...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 15 days ago 7,156 reads 15 comments

  4. Finding the Right Mix at Power Forward Critical for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets have an important stretch of the season underway. They will be without former three-time Defensive Player of the Year Dwight Howard for the next four weeks or so due to a knee injury, yet the NBA schedule continues...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 21 days ago 5,083 reads 40 comments

  5. Houston Rockets' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for February

    Over halfway through the season, the wild West is shaping up to be a great finish. The Houston Rockets are in the thick of it, changing spots in the standings seemingly every night...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 29 days ago 2,704 reads 7 comments

  6. Early Reviews of Houston Rockets' Josh Smith Experiment Are Lukewarm

    The Houston Rockets had a unique opportunity around Christmas time this season. The team acquired Josh Smith from free agency, for a relatively cheap price, to add to their shaky depth midseason...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 month ago 11,759 reads 50 comments

  7. Do Houston Rockets Need One More Big Trade?

    The Houston Rockets are in the midst of one of the greatest midseason arms races the Western Conference has ever seen. Contenders out West are stockpiling talent in order to make a run in the postseason, and the Rockets are no exception...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 month ago 14,771 reads 68 comments

  8. Houston Rockets Power Rankings: Rating Every Player Near Season's Halfway Point

    With the halfway point approaching, the Houston Rockets are in the thick of a brutal Western Conference. Led by James Harden , the Rockets have hung tough with the best teams in the NBA and remain near the top of the standings...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 month ago 9,192 reads 53 comments

  9. How Houston Rockets Can Win the Western Conference

    This may be the best the Western Conference has ever been, yet the Houston Rockets are right in the thick of it. The new-look Rockets and their transformed defense are in the top tier of the brutal West...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 month ago 5,246 reads 42 comments

  10. 5 Unsung Reasons the Houston Rockets Just Keep Winning

    With all of the injuries, trades and other nonsense throughout the season, those dang Rockets just keep on winning. With James Harden leading the way, Houston finds itself in the top tier of the league at the one-third mark of the season...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 2 months ago 12,736 reads 46 comments

  11. Should Houston Rockets Search out a Blockbuster Move by NBA Trade Deadline?

    Every Houston Rockets fan knows that general manager Daryl Morey likes to make moves. "Dork Elvis" has pulled the trigger on a deadline deal at the last seven deadlines, and there's a good chance in a couple months he makes it eight...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 2 months ago 16,128 reads 116 comments

  12. Houston Rockets: 10 Best Highlights of the 2014-15 Season so Far

    It's been a great start to the 2014-15 season for the Houston Rockets . Despite a ton of injuries, the pesky Rockets have been able to stick around the top of the West, and a lot of highlight plays have helped them get there...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 3 months ago 1,790 reads 2 comments

  13. Houston Rockets Power Rankings: Evaluating Full Roster After First 6 Weeks

    The first six weeks for Houston have been quite eventful. The Rockets came out firing, jumping out to a 6-0 start...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 3 months ago 6,951 reads 53 comments

  14. Houston Rockets' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for December

    Despite some key injuries throughout the first month of the season, the Houston Rockets have weathered the storm quite well...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 3 months ago 2,964 reads 2 comments

  15. Progress Reports for Houston Rockets' Newcomers

    After an eventful summer of NBA transactions, the Rockets have quite a few newcomers in their rotation this season...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 3 months ago 700 reads 0 comments

  16. Pleasant Surprises from Houston Rockets' Early-Season Games

    There have been several surprises to start this 2014-15 season but perhaps none as pleasant as the red-hot Houston Rockets ...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 4 months ago 4,506 reads 16 comments

  17. Early Takeaways from Trevor Ariza's Performance with Houston Rockets

    No one has gotten off to a hotter start than Trevor Ariza and the Houston Rockets . In his return to Houston, Ariza is now in the right place at the right time...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 4 months ago 5,277 reads 14 comments

  18. What We've Learned About 2014-15 Houston Rockets so Far

    One week into the 2014-15 season, the Rockets are off to a good start. There hasn't been great competition just yet, but we still have seen the guys in red and white enough to make some observations...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 4 months ago 11,338 reads 36 comments

  19. Breaking Down Houston Rockets' Point Guard Position for 2014-15 Season

    In the Rockets starting lineup, point guard certainly isn't the strongest spot, but Houston does have some good depth at the position. Last season, Patrick Beverley took over the starting job and has firmly solidified that role...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 4 months ago 10,040 reads 57 comments

  20. Houston Rockets Highlights to Get You Pumped Up for 2014-15 Season

    A lot has gone wrong for the Houston Rockets lately. Ever since Damian Lillard sent them packing earlier than expected in the 2013-14 postseason, the Rockets have had the bad news pile on...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 4 months ago 5,862 reads 28 comments

  21. What to Watch for at Houston Rockets' 2014 Training Camp

    Houston Rockets fans can rejoice as training camp approaches and the new season begins. After a long summer full of playoff and free-agent disappointments, a new year with new hope has finally arrived...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 5 months ago 4,795 reads 28 comments

  22. Grading Each Position Going into Houston Rockets 2014 Training Camp

    Heading into training camp, the Houston Rockets depth chart is not as star-studded as we all hoped it would be. With no Carmelo Anthony or Chris Bosh , Houston had to fill out its roster with young, unproven talent...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 5 months ago 4,182 reads 10 comments

  23. 4 Players Who Houston Rockets Need to Step Up Next Season

    The Houston Rockets were disappointed with another first-round exit this past season, and after an unlucky offseason some guys will have to step it up in 2014-15...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 6 months ago 7,265 reads 22 comments

  24. Predicting Houston Rockets' Biggest Surprises and Breakout Players in 2014-15

    The Houston Rockets are looking to turn it around in 2014-15. After a disappointing end to last year followed by an even more disappointing outlook for this year, the Rockets could surprise some people this season...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 6 months ago 9,992 reads 29 comments

  25. 5 Reasons Why Houston Rockets Could Surpass Expectations Next Year

    A painful first-round exit turned into an even worse offseason, but it's not time to panic just yet for the Houston Rockets ...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 6 months ago 14,672 reads 75 comments