1. Houston Rockets: How Have They Managed to Turn Their Season Around?

    Since the Houston Rockets started out the season a dismal 0-5, they have put themselves back into the playoff hunt with a 15-16 record. Their last loss was only by five points to a red-hot Miami Heat team...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 1,962 reads 6 comments

  2. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Could Houston Win the Melo Sweepstakes?

    Houston's name has been hovering around the Carmelo Anthony rumors ever since they started. At one point they were considered favorites to get Melo...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 3,176 reads 6 comments

  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Yao on The Move? Three Potential Deals for the Houston Rockets

    This morning Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reported that the Rockets were in talks that would move their 7'6" injury prone center. But why would anyone even want Yao? Well...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 5,216 reads 33 comments

  4. Houston Rockets: 10 Solutions to the Early-Season Woes

    As most of us NBA fans know, the Houston Rockets were touted as the "dark horse" team for the Western Conference with Yao Ming coming back and Kevin Martin healthy and in Houston for the full year...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 2,347 reads 5 comments

  5. NBA Trade Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins to the Houston Rockets for Aaron Brooks?

    Yesterday the Sacramento Bee reported, "The Kings are aggressively pursuing a move and reportedly have inquired about Atlanta's Jeff Teague and Houston's Aaron Brooks, among ...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 11,907 reads 88 comments

  6. NBA Power Rankings Week 4: Who's No. 1, Lakers, Spurs, or Hornets?

    Hey, hoops fans. Welcome to Week 4 of the Bleacher Report Featured Columnist NBA power rankings. We've seen the Heat struggle and the Hornets and Spurs keep on rollin'...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 6,226 reads 34 comments

  7. Houston Rockets Trade Rumors: Top 5 Trades They Need To Pull The Trigger On

    The Rockets are in trouble after starting the season 3-8 and coming off of a big loss to the Thunder. It's evident they need to make a trade...fast. Before this season gets out of hand...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 8,602 reads 29 comments

  8. Houston Rockets: How Should Houston Replace the Injured Aaron Brooks?

    According to Jonathan Feigen at the Houston Chronicle Aaron Brooks will mist 4-6 weeks due to a sprained left ankle...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 1,690 reads 16 comments

  9. John Wall, Aaron Brooks and the 25 Most Dangerous NBA Players on the Fast Break

    Hey guys, Rockets Featured Columnist James Schmidt here, I'm going to be talking about the 25 best players on the break in the NBA. This is going to be in no particular order, so don't post comments about him being better than him...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 6,387 reads 33 comments

  10. NBA Teams: The Faces of Each Franchise

    Every team (for the most part) has a player that is known league wide for their amazing talent. These players can carry scoring loads for possessions, quarters and even games at a time...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 10,468 reads 48 comments

  11. Los Angeles Lakers-Houston Rockets: NBA Season Tipoff Live Blog, Stats, Analysis

    Featured Columnist James Schmidt here, live blogging the 2010-11 NBA season tipoff between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers. With the Heat and Celtics wrapping up a close game, we can start our coverage of the Rockets at Los Angeles...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 1,302 reads 22 comments

  12. LeBron James: 12 Reasons His First Season in Miami Will Cripple His NBA Legacy

    "This Fall I'm going to take my talents to South Beach and join the Miami Heat." Cleveland was disappointed, New York was disappointed and I was disappointed. I didn't like LeBron when he was in Cleveland and I like him less now that he's in Miami...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 667 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Trade Rumors: If Houston Gets Carmelo Anthony, Can They Beat The Lakers?

    The Rockets will probably be vying for a playoff spot this season, no doubt about that (unless of course Yao goes down with... *sigh* another injury). But if everything goes according to plan they will be in the playoffs...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 4,388 reads 74 comments

  14. 2010-2011 NBA Predictions: What Will Yao Ming Provide for the Houston Rockets?

    Welcome back Yao, welcome back. Yes Yao Ming, who is coming off foot surgery which caused him to miss all of last season. Yao is one of the most dominant, if not the most dominant big men in the game...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 2,409 reads 2 comments

  15. The Great Debate: Would T-Mac Have Been Better Than Kobe If He Stayed Healthy?

    As we all know, Kobe and Tracy are two of the most prolific offensive forces in NBA history. But as most of us know Tracy McGrady's reign of being an elite NBA player was cut short because of injuries including a micro-fracture surgery...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 6,106 reads 25 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: 6 Possible Destinations For Carmelo Anthony

    It's funny how rumors can change in not just hours but minutes. I mean minutes after I wrote my last article about Melo new rumors were flying through the roof...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 5,346 reads 5 comments

  17. NBA Pre-Training Camp Power Rankings

    Well here we go again. Just a couple of days until training camp and that NBA fever is heating up once again...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 6,342 reads 104 comments

  18. Carmelo Anthony Rumors Heating Up Just in Time for Training Camp

    Well, here we go again: more Carmelo Anthony trade rumors. This time though, it's for real. Spending a couple of weeks of trying to convince Anthony to stay and failing, the Nuggets ...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 1,652 reads 27 comments

  19. Yao Ming: How Will He Perform in This Upcoming NBA Season?

    Yao Ming, the most famous basketball star around the world. The best offensive center in the game when healthy, maybe even the best overall. He averaged 19.7 points, 9.9 boards and 1...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 904 reads 7 comments

  20. Ranking The Houston Rockets Players: Worst To Best

    The Houston Rocket's are a team with a lot of talent but no definitive star. Ranking them is a hard task considering how close together a lot of their talent is...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 3,910 reads 8 comments

  21. The Houston Rockets at Each Position and Season Prediction

    I will take an in depth look at the Houston Rockets at each position and how i think they will play in the western conference.The Rockets surprised the NBA by having an outstanding season finishing 42-40...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 5,740 reads 29 comments

  22. Tracy "T-Mac" McGrady: The Saga

    Tracy McGrady. That name means so many things to basketball fans: injury prone, former star, second round virgin, 13 in 35. I am going to explore how and why he got these names...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 1,289 reads 0 comments

  23. The Best Players You Don't Know

    Here are some players that do a lot for their teams, but don't get recognized for what they do. Every team has a guy who does something very important, yet nobody has ever heard of...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about 4 years ago 858 reads 22 comments

  24. Houston Astros: World Series Contenders Within 5 Years?

    The Houston Astros are one of the not so good teams in the MLB this year. Fans had high hopes coming into this year with a team that knows how to put up runs. That hasn’t happened, to put it lightly, the Astros rank 27th in the league in offense...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about over 4 years ago 272 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Trade Rumors: Carmelo Anthony and The Houston Rockets

    Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors Here it is, the trade Daryl Morey has been waiting for. Carmelo Anthony has listed the Houston Rockets as a team he would sign an extension with. Excited? You should be...

    James Schmidt Written by James Schmidt about over 4 years ago 2,872 reads 11 comments