Rockets booed after lethargic 1st half in elimination game

Rockets booed after lethargic 1st half in elimination game

Someone should let the Houston Rockets know that they’re on the brink of elimination. The San Antonio Spurs shelled a lifeless Rockets side for a 61-42 halftime lead on the road in Game 6 on Thursday. San Antonio shot 57 percent while holding the Rockets to under 40 percent shooting – all without MVP candidate […]

Cavaliers, Knicks, Bulls Interested In Trading For Patrick Beverley

The Houston Rockets are receiving interest in Patrick Beverley from the Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls. Beverley would like to remain with the Rockets. Beverley is on one of the NBA’s best contracts as he re-signed with Houston in 2015 on a four-year, $25 million deal. Beverley is one of the NBA’s […]

James Harden: Durant, Westbrook ‘Have To Figure It Out Themselves

Four years before Kevin Durant left the Oklahoma City Thunder via free agency, James Harden was traded by the team to the Houston Rockets. Harden has remained close with both Durant and Russell Westbrook, who have had a famously icy rivalry in the months since Durant signed with the Warriors. “They’re two grown men,” Harden […]

Rockets Looking For Depth In Trade Market

Daryl Morey is unsure if the Houston Rockets will make a trade ahead of the deadline. “It’s hard to judge because it takes two. It’s hard to know,” Morey said. “I don’t know if it makes it more or less likely, but the kinds of things you do are different. We are more likely to […]

Mike D’Antoni: James Harden Is Perfect Superstar For How I Coach

With James Harden playing the type of basketball Daryl Morey has touted for years, he perhaps is the star the most embodies the advanced-stats ethos. “I would say it transcends that,” Morey said. “That’s making it too small. I think he’s maybe the greatest off-the-dribble driver of all time, in terms of his ability to […]

Rockets Open To Trading K.J. McDaniels

The Houston Rockets could use K.J. McDaniels in a trade before the deadline. The Rockets were gauging the trade value of Corey Brewer at one point, but he’s since moved back ahead of McDaniels in the rotation of Mike D’Antoni. McDaniels signed a three-year, $10 million contract with the Rockets in the 2015 offseason. source: […]

Donatas Motiejunas: Rockets Lost An Asset, I Lost $37M

After a long restricted free agency, Donatas Motiejunas eventually signed a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans when he became an unrestricted free agent. Motiejunas signed a four-year, $37 million offer sheet with the Brooklyn Nets that was matched by the Houston Rockets, which ultimately fell apart. “Honestly, you can say it was business […]