Tag: Houston Rockets

James Harden Dropped A Career-High 61 Points In A Win Over The Spurs

Getty Image If there were any lingering doubt about who the front-runner is for MVP this season, James Harden should’ve effectively erased any remaining reluctance on the part of the voters. In Houston’s 111-105 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night, Harden was spectacular, tying his career-high in scoring with 61 points, including […]

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The Grizzlies Beat The Rockets Despite 57 From James Harden With A Wild Free Throw Finish

Getty Image In one of the wildest finishes of the season, the Grizzlies saved themselves from the brink of disaster thanks to a crazy foul and some clutch free throw shooting from Jonas Valanciunas — who had a career-high 33 in the 126-125 overtime win. James Harden finished with 57 points, but the Rockets found […]

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Kent Bazemore Put Out A Statement About Getting Crossed Up By James Harden

Getty Image James Harden is an extremely crafty basketball player. He’s excellent at getting checked 1-on-1, then digging deep into his bag of tricks to make an opposing defender look foolish. The latest example of this came on Tuesday night against the Atlanta Hawks, when Harden put Hawks wing Kent Bazemore in the spin cycle. […]

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Kent Bazemore Responds to James Harden Video: ‘I’m Alive and Well’

Getty Atlanta Hawks guard Kent Bazemore Kent Bazemore has no problem admitting when he’s on the wrong side of a beautiful play. And on Tuesday night when the Atlanta Hawks played the Houston Rockets, that was the case against reigning NBA Most Valuable Player James Harden. The Rockets star has broken more than his fair […]

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James Harden Didn’t Attempt A Free Throw In A Home Game For The First Time Since The 2012 Finals

Getty Image No NBA player is better at getting to the free throw line than James Harden. His ability to create contact on drives and three-point shots frustrates opponents to no end, and has at times caused opponents to protest by guarding him with their arms behind their back. Harden goes to the free throw […]

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Draymond Green uses ‘stupidity’ when taking postgame shot at Rockets

Draymond Green uses ‘stupidity’ when taking postgame shot at Rockets originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com The Warriors lost their first three matchups with the Rockets this season, but they finally notched a win Wednesday in Houston. After the game, Draymond Green was asked if he saw any of the “confident chatter” that came out of the Rockets’ locker […]

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The Warriors And Thunder Made Statements On A Busy Wednesday Night In The NBA

Getty Image It’s been an eventful week for Russell Westbrook. Monday night’s debacle with a hostile fan in Utah has resulted in a lifetime ban for the man in question, a $25,000 fine for Westbrook, and possible litigation from the individual who will no longer be allowed at any events at Vivint Smart Home Arena […]

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DeMarcus Cousins Had A Majestic Flop Against James Harden And The Rockets

ESPN DeMarcus Cousins and the Warriors were taking on the Rockets on Wednesday night and that means having to deal with James Harden. If there’s one thing Harden can do it’s get people into foul trouble. He’s so great at creating contact in all the right places and drawing a whistle from the refs to […]

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Kevin Durant Will Miss Wednesday’s Showdown With The Rockets Due To An Ankle Injury

Getty Image The Golden State Warriors aren’t exactly playing their best basketball right now and everyone knows it. Things came to a head over the weekend when the reigning champions lost to the Phoenix Suns in Oakland and, after the game, there was an insinuation from Stephen Curry that the team would be ready to […]

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Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni jokingly roasts Warriors’ loss to Suns

Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni jokingly roasts Warriors‘ loss to Suns originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Mike D’Antoni’s got jokes.  Ahead of the Warriors’ showdown with the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, the D’Antoni was asked what he thought about Golden State star Stephen Curry telling reporters his team has “an opportunity to send a statement.” D’Antoni pointed […]

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Mike D’Antoni Joked The Warriors Should’ve Made Their Statement Before Losing To The Suns

Getty Image The Golden State Warriors were dreadful on Sunday night, losing to the lowly Phoenix Suns at home in Oakland for their fourth defeat in six games. That unsightly result was bad enough but the unfavorable outcome also came with a hint of controversy when head coach Steve Kerr was captured voicing some displeasure […]

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Carmelo Anthony Free Agency: NBA Teams That Could Sign Ex Knicks All Star

Getty Is Carmelo Anthony’s tenure as a member of the New York Knicks coming to an end? Carmelo Anthony has not played in an NBA game since November 8th. The third overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, Anthony’s last appearance was as a member of the Houston Rockets in aNovember 8th matchup against his […]

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Sixers vs Rockets Betting: Latest Line, Odds & Prediction

Getty James Harden of the Houston Rockets, who face the Philadelphia 76ers in a nationally televised matchup. Having faced each other once before on the year, the Philadelphia Sixers have the only win in the season series against the Houston Rockets so far. The Rockets were banged up at the time with both Chris Paul […]

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