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  • James Harden, Chris Paul receive new life in Western Conference Finals

    James Harden, Chris Paul receive new life in Western Conference Finals

    The Houston Rockets have a unique opportunity in their upcoming matchup with the Golden State Warriors. Many of the Rockets, including James Harden and Chris Paul, have the chance to show that they can elevate their games in high-leverage playoff situations.  Prior to this season, Paul had never...
  • Rockets' Clint Capela continues breakout season in Western Conference playoffs

    Rockets' Clint Capela continues breakout season in Western Conference playoffs

    James Harden, the likely MVP winner for the Houston Rockets, will likely garner most of the headlines for his 41-point performance in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Utah Jazz, but Clint Capela’s monster effort is not to go unnoticed. Capela continues to emerge as the reason...
  • Houston Rockets advance to Western Conference semifinals

    Houston Rockets advance to Western Conference semifinals

    While it may not have always been pretty, the Houston Rockets surged to a 4-1 first series win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Houston overcame a sluggish offensive start to the series and found its pace in the final two games. By virtue of their win, the Rockets–who went 65-17 during the regular...
  • Houston Rockets’ run-and-gun philosophy makes them title favorites

    Houston Rockets’ run-and-gun philosophy makes them title favorites

    The Houston Rockets operated an historic offense during the 2017-18 regular season, one that vaulted them to the No. 1 overall seed in the Western Conference. The Rockets’ potency was on display when they erupted for 50 points in the third quarter of a Game 4 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves...
  • Houston Rockets find offensive mojo on historic night

    Houston Rockets find offensive mojo on historic night

    The Houston Rockets grabbed a 3-1 series lead over the Minnesota Timberwolves, and they did so in historic fashion. The Rockets enjoyed a third quarter that will live in the record books, as Mike D’Antoni’s offense posted 50 points in the decisive frame. After leading by only one point at halftime...
  • Houston Rockets try to find groove in first round

    Houston Rockets try to find groove in first round

    The Houston Rockets have admittedly struggled in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs. In a matchup against the Minnesota Timberwolves, the high-powered Rockets’ offense has failed to make a serious dent, and one game included a 2-for-18 shooting line from MVP favorite James Harden...
  • Rockets' James Harden continues maturation as player

    Rockets' James Harden continues maturation as player

    As the Houston Rockets grabbed a 2-0 series lead over the Minnesota Timberwolves, James Harden furthered his case for the MVP Award. Even though it is a regular season accolade, Harden exhibited his maturation by controlling the game–all while shooting 2-for-18 from the field. Long known for less...
  • How to buy playoff tickets for the Houston Rockets

    How to buy playoff tickets for the Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets are looking to capitalize on a dominant regular season, one in which the organization emerged as the best team in the NBA. The Rockets finished the regular season with a 65-17 record and earned the Western Conference’s No. 1 seed for their efforts. The Rockets have grabbed a...
  • Houston Rockets to miss Luc Mbah a Moute for first round of playoffs

    Houston Rockets to miss Luc Mbah a Moute for first round of playoffs

    Let the Houston Rockets emerge as Exhibit A for why teams that have clinched playoff spots should rest their players in the season’s waning games. The Rockets, the undisputed No. 1 team heading into the 2018 NBA playoffs, will be without the services of Luc Mbah a Moute for the first round of the...
  • Houston Rockets looking like title favorites

    Houston Rockets looking like title favorites

    As of March 1, the Houston Rockets–and not the vaunted Golden State Warriors–have the best record in the NBA. James Harden, a surefire MVP lock for the 2017-18 season, has lifted the team to 14 straight wins. The Rockets, currently a half-game ahead of the Warriors with a 48-13 record, have all the...
  • 5 reasons why the Houston Rockets can win the West

    5 reasons why the Houston Rockets can win the West

    When Kevin Durant signed with the Golden State Warriors, it was presumed that the organization would stay on top of the NBA for years to come. The Houston Rockets, however, have done a noble job building a contender. In fact, the Rockets currently have the best record in the league. The playoffs are...
  • Houston Rockets anticipate James Harden’s return

    Houston Rockets anticipate James Harden’s return

    James Harden, a perennial MVP candidate, is set to return to the Houston Rockets’ lineup. According to the Houston Chronicle, the team expects Harden to return either Thursday or Saturday, which would have him back against the Minnesota Timberwolves or Golden State Warriors. Harden has been absent...
  • Chris Paul front and center now for Houston Rockets

    Chris Paul front and center now for Houston Rockets

    The dynamic duo of James Harden and Chris Paul have yet to launch for the Houston Rockets. After carrying the team in Paul’s absence, James Harden has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 hamstring strain. Just as Paul was getting back into the fold, Harden finds himself on the sidelines. Paul will have...
  • Houston Rockets set sights on Golden State Warriors

    Houston Rockets set sights on Golden State Warriors

    In the first two months of the NBA season, no team has played better than the Houston Rockets. James Harden has picked up where he left off in 2016-17, and the addition of Chris Paul has given Coach of the Year Mike D’Antoni that second superstar the team lacked a year ago. This season, however...
  • Top 10 best Houston Rockets players ever

    Top 10 best Houston Rockets players ever

    The Houston Rockets are experiencing a rebirth in 2017-18 under the tutelage of Mike D’Antoni. Despite boasting some great players now, the Rockets enjoyed a heyday in the 1990s that featured two championships. Their history extends beyond that, as well. Here are the top 10 players from the...
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