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3 hrs ago | Raptors Rapture

"Jonas Valanciunas goes to the line" - is that good for Raptors?

May 4, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Brooklyn Nets guard Shaun Livingston and forward Mirza Teletovic defend against Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas in the first half of game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Air Canada Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Jonas Valanciunas, NBA Players, Terrence Ross, Houston Rockets

7 hrs ago | TMZ.com

NBA Player Omri Casspi -- Visits Israeli Troops ... Brings Basketballs

Sacramento Kings player Omri Casspi visited Israeli soldiers ... and brought basketballs.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Omri Casspi, NBA Players

15 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

The tweets that shocked millions

POP STARS and professional athletes are going public with strong views about Gaza, putting their relations with fans on the line while stirring up a social media frenzy.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players

Tue Jul 29, 2014

BleacherReport

Are Houston Rockets Still a Top-4 Western Conference Team?

As they continue to work through an NBA offseason that was once dressed in promise and optimism and grand ambitions but is now steeped in disappointment, it's a fair question.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Isaiah Canaan, Terrence Jones, Patrick Beverley, NBA Players, James Harden

Thunderous Intentions

James Harden's "Big Head" Is The Reason He's In Houston

The Rockets thought they'd completed the deal of a lifetime when the Thunder decided to pull the trigger on the trade that sent James Harden, Cole Aldrich, Daequan Cook, and Lazar Hayward to Houston in exchange for Kevin Martin, Jeremy Lamb, and 3 draft picks.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden, Oklahoma City Thunder, Jeremy Lamb, Kevin Durant

Mon Jul 28, 2014

TheCelebrityCafe

Zayn Malik's '#FreePalestine' tweet causes disappointment among fans

Zayn Malik is causing quite a stir as the boy band member tweeted late Sunday, "#FreePalestine," and is now receiving abusive tweets in response from fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players

OhNoTheyDidnt

8 (4) celebrities that oppose Israel's assault on Gaza

Hollywood is not known as a bastion of pro-Palestinian sentiment. There has not been any hugely successful mainstream, major motion picture that accurately depicts the plight of Palestinians.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

Sun Jul 27, 2014

BleacherReport

Why Did Houston Rockets Give Up After Striking out on Chris Bosh?

After hitting home runs in the offseason of 2012 with James Harden and 2013 with Dwight Howard , the Houston Rockets went for a third.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Terrence Jones, Patrick Beverley, NBA Players, Troy Daniels, James Harden

Sat Jul 26, 2014

BleacherReport

Dwight Howard, James Harden Adding Unneeded Pressure to Rockets' 2014-15 Season

Dwight Howard and James Harden aren't doing any favors for the Houston Rockets , who have already used the 2014 NBA offseason to slink further away from title contention.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers

CBS Sports

Rockets G Harden says Parsons will be missed

A couple of days ago, Houston Rockets guard James Harden said some things that he maybe shouldn't have said : he's not worried about Houston losing Chandler Parsons , Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik ; he and Dwight Howard are the "cornerstones" of tne franchise; the other guys are "role players or pieces that complete our team."

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden

CultureMap

Jeremy Lin and Chandler Parsons dissing Rockets fools should learn...

New Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien clearly won the staredown with Andre Johnson.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NFL Football, Houston Texans, Andre Johnson, NFL Players, NBA Players, James Harden

CultureMap

Jeremy Lin and Chandler Parsons dissing Rockets fools should learn...

New Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien clearly won the staredown with Andre Johnson.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NFL Football, Houston Texans, Andre Johnson, NFL Players, NBA Players, James Harden

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Smoking Cuban

How important is the Chandler Parson's signing?

After striking out on the likes of Deron Williams and Dwight Howard over the last two seasons, and Carmelo Anthony and LeBron not real options for the Dallas Mavericks, it seemed like the team would once again strike out on the "Big Fish" and their top targets.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, Dallas Mavericks, Chandler Parsons, Shawn Marion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

International Business Times

James Harden and Chandler Parsons Word War Goes to a Higher Level

James Harden is running off his mouth and former backcourt mate Chandler Parsons is finding fuel to ramp up his game against his former teammates.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden, Dallas Mavericks, Chandler Parsons, Washington Wizards, Trevor Ariza

The Orlando Sentinel

Longwood developer awaits sentencing in S.C. corruption case

A Longwood developer who once pushed the button to start his company's implosion of the old Amway Arena is awaiting sentencing for attempting to bribe South Carolina officials with a Porsche, pricey meals and strippers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Seminole County, FL

BleacherReport

Chandler Parsons Really, Really Loves Mark Cuban and Dirk Nowitzki

The cynics out there might say Chandler Parsons had about 46 million reasons to sign the Dallas Mavericks ' offer sheet this summer, but to hear the small forward tell it, the two most persuasive factors had nothing to do with money.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Dallas Mavericks, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Players

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Howard: Parsons' absence won't affect Rockets

Dwight Howard doesn't believe the departure of Chandler Parsons will have a major impact on the Houston Rockets' title hopes next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Omer Asik, Omri Casspi, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players

CBS Sports

Parsons: Howard 'didn't try to bash me at all'

After Parsons left, former teammate Dwight Howard said his departure "won't affect us at all."

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OhNoTheyDidnt

Celebrities who have voiced their support for Palestine

As the conflict between Israel and Hamas continues to escalate, it has caught the attention of many prominent figures, including a rock star, an NBA player, and a scientist, who are publicly taking a stand against Israel and throwing their support behind the Palestinians.

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Related Topix: Sports, Houston Rockets, NBA Players

Houston Press

Rockets Sign 2nd Round Pick Nick Johnson

If there were a Hall of Fame for highly valuable second round picks, it would likely be located in Houston, perhaps as an annex to the Toyota Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players

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