The Houston Rockets committed 19 fouls and 16 turnovers tonight, a combination that leads most teams towards a loss. Instead James Harden decided to take the fourth quarter in the palm of his hands, and never looked back.
Harden scored 17 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, proving his capability to take the youngest [...]
Madison Square Garden gave a rousing ovation to former Knicks guard Jeremy Lin as he returned to New York draped in a Rockets jersey. The cheers turned into boos, as Lin put on a show against his former team.
Lin finished the night with 22 points, eight assists, two steals, four rebounds, and a 109-96 Rockets [...]
Houston Rockets forward Patrick Patterson will unexpectedly be sidelined, after a MRI was performed Saturday morning.
The results were not favorable, as tests showed Patterson has a bone bruise in his right foot.
The brawny forward is averaging 13.2 points per game, along with 4.8 rebounds. The physicality that Patterson possesses certainly doesn’t match the low rebound [...]
Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale’s daughter Alexandra “Sasha” McHale passed away on Saturday at the young age of 22.Read More
Jeremy Lin finally faced his former team the New York Knicks Friday night, and came out on the winning end of a high octane offensive game for the Houston Rockets.
While the “Linsanity” reunion was the headlining act, Rockets forward Chandler Parsons stole the spotlight early.
Parsons ended the night with a career-high 31 points, while adding [...]
Daryl Morey the general manager of the Houston Rockets issued a statement earlier today on Rockets player Royce White.
“Royce is not available right now, Morey said. We are committed to his long term success and we will continue to support him now and going forward.”
White was a no show on Monday night when the Rockets [...]
Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has to be walking around with that “I told you so,” grin tonight.
The Houston Rockets opened the season on the road against the Detroit Pistons, and James Harden was ready to play. Harden had signed his monster five-year, $80 million contract extension just hours before the game.
“James Harden is a [...]
The Houston Rockets have traded Kevin Martin, Jeremy Lamb, and future draft picks for James Harden from the Oklahoma City Thunder.
The Thunder parted ways with Harden after he declined a reported 4 year $53-54 million dollar contract extension from the Thunder, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.
The draft picks headed to the Thunder from [...]
The Rockets have completely revamped the roster, and while the year promises to bring excitement, the challenges this young team will face will require patience. The preseason so far has shown the ups and downs each player faces, and what they will need to address as the season progresses.
As Daryl Morey continues his quest for [...]
Royce White the former Iowa State star was picked 16th overall by the Houston Rockets. While most analysts raved about White’s versatility, he dropped down the charts due to an anxiety disorder he has faced since he was ten years old. Now White tells ESPN.com that he wants the Rockets permission to travel to some [...]Read More
The Houston Rockets have officially signed Scott Machado to a reported three year deal.
Machado had a strong showing for the Rockets in summer league play, averaging 8.0 points and 5.6 assists in five games.
With Jeremy Lin being the obvious starter at point guard, Machado will be battling for minutes against Shaun Livingston, Toney Douglas, and [...]
The Rockets and Argentine guard Carlos Delfino have agreed to a one year deal, with a team option for a second season, according to Rockets beat writer Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle.
Delfino who averaged 9 points and nearly 4 rebounds per game, adds a veteran presence to a young Rockets roster. Carlos has been [...]
After prying away Jeremy Lin from the New York Knicks, the Rockets have now managed to do the same with big man Omer Asik from the Chicago Bulls.
The Bulls decided not to match the three-year, $25 million offer sheet given to Asik by the Rockets. The offer now popularly known as the “poison pill” contract [...]
A familiar face filled the practice court at Toyota Center today. Just seven months ago Jeremy Lin was wearing a Houston Rockets practice jersey, just trying his best to make the team. Well we all know how “Linsane” the situation turned out to be, and the rest was history.
The Rockets front office has been busy [...]
The Rockets have decided to amnesty fan favorite forward Luis Scola, according to Yahoo! Sports. Scola who had three years and $21 million left on his contract, is now a biddable piece for multiple teams in the league.
The Rockets are clearing space for Dwight Howard. The “Dwightmare” saga continues, and the Rockets are not bluffing. [...]
The Rockets have traded 38 year old veteran center Marcus Camby to the New York Knicks in a sign-and-trade, Adrian Wojnarowski reported earlier.
The Rockets will receive guard Toney Douglas (contract paid by the Knicks), Josh Harrellson, Jerome Jordan, and second-round picks in 2014-15. Camby agreed to a three year $13.2 million deal via the sign-and-trade.
What do Chase Budinger, Samuel Dalembert, Goran Dragic, Courtney Lee, and Kyle Lowry all have in common? None of them will be wearing a Rockets jersey next season.
The Rockets have finally blown up a team that hasn’t made the playoffs in three years. The team tried to trade picks and assets multiple times for a [...]
Multiple sources have confirmed the Rockets have offered a three-year, $25.1 million dollar deal to Chicago Bulls free agent center Omer Asik.
Free agents are unable to sign an offer sheet until July 11, but the Bulls will have three days to match the restricted free agents offer, or will face losing him to the Rockets.
The NBA free agency is officially underway. Though teams can’t sign players until July 11th, verbal commitments are now allowed.
Daryl Morey, the Rockets general manager wasted no time in his quest to find a center. He immediately tweeted; “Meeting w/Omer Asik in a few minutes — tell him how much you want him to be [...]
The Rockets, who were wheeling and dealing players for picks, used each and every pick they acquired in the 2012 NBA Draft. While most fans were hoping for a franchise changing trade, the Rockets instead drafted shooting guard Jeremy Lamb with the 12th pick, followed by combo forwards Royce White and Terrence Jones with the 16th and 18th picks on Thursday night.Read More