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Team USA vs. Serbia: FIBA Gold-Medal game preview

Aug 20, 2014; New York, NY, USA; The United States bench reacts during the second half of a game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Well, there's only one game left for Team USA in the FIBA World Cup, and that is the Gold-Medal match against Serbia.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

NBA.com

Image link to Good with the bad

Throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at a sparsely attended Texas Rangers game on a 100-degree September evening wasn't exactly how new Dallas Mavericks small forward Chandler Parsons had this planned. Parsons was one of the final cuts from Team USA on Aug. 23, about a week before the start of the FIBA World Cup.

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

Wed Sep 10, 2014

BleacherReport

Houston Rockets Can't Afford to Leave Major Hole Behind Dwight Howard

The Houston Rockets swung for the fences this offseason by clearing cap room for a major star. While it didn't work out, the Rockets are still in position to acquire a third star at some point with their multiple young assets, cap space and future draft picks.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, Troy Daniels, Isaiah Canaan, Nick Johnson, James Harden

Houston Press

Time, Goodwill Could Be Running Short for Harden

Fans have his back for now, but another poor defensive showing this season and James Harden will be on his own. It's amazing how quickly things can turn.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden, Yao Ming, Steve Francis, Denver Nuggets

Wed Sep 03, 2014

BleacherReport

5 Things Houston Rockets Must Figure Out Before Start of 2014-15 Season

The Houston Rockets have made a lot of moves this summer and still have more to make.

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BleacherReport

Why Houston Rockets Need Dwight Howard to Embrace the Pick-and-Roll Game

Scoring 108.6 points per 100 possessions last season, the Rockets held the fourth-best mark in the league.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade

Tue Sep 02, 2014

BleacherReport

Houston Rockets' PR Problems Won't Overshadow Basketball Promise

After whiffing in their pursuit of Chris Bosh , losing Chandler Parsons to the rival Dallas Mavericks and shipping off key rotation players Jeremy Lin and , snatching up James Harden and Dwight Howard when few people thought either would leave their teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Yao Ming, NBA Players, James Harden, Dallas Mavericks

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Dream Shake

Reliving the Dwightmare: A Social Media Retrospective

I'm not a big fan of Twitter. That's not to say I dislike it- I just don't have an active presence there.

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

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Mavs Moneyball

Jason Terry is a Houston Rocket

In the ultimate troll move, Daryl Morey's Houston Rockets have traded for one of the Mavericks' all-time most beloved players.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Alonzo Gee, Dallas Mavericks

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Ludacris holds celebrity hoops game for LudaDay

Ludacris and his Disturbing tha Peace record label will play against Lil Wayne and his label Young Money in a celebrity basketball game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, Entertainment

Fri Aug 29, 2014

BleacherReport

Diagnosing Houston Rockets' Remaining Roster Flaws

By now, you might have heard that Houston's offseason didn't go quite as planned.

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

Wed Aug 27, 2014

MSNBC

Jerry Colangelo on James Harden leading Team USA: 'He's the one'

First, he said all his teammates besides Dwight Howard are role players . Then, when patching things up with Chandler Parsons , he clarified he wasn't talking about the new Mavericks forward.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden, Summer Olympic, Dwight Howard (2008 Beijing Olympics), Dallas Mavericks, Chandler Parsons

BleacherReport

Why James Harden and Dwight Howard Are Under Enormous Pressure to Win Now

As the self-proclaimed "cornerstones" of the Houston Rockets , the pressure is on Dwight Howard and James Harden to take the team to another level immediately.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Rockets championship odds (16-1) ranks sixth best. Place your bets?

The release of championship odds really does not qualify as news, but they do remove emotion from the discussions, a task that has been difficult for many in the heat of summer roster shuffling.

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Mavs Moneyball

Five Out: Cuban: "Every bit of me wanted to kick [Daryl Morey's] a**"

Mark Cuban makes it personal with Daryl Morey, Parsons and Ellis make some lists, and the Mavs Dancers dance.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Oregonian

Canzano: USA Basketball did Damian Lillard (and Portland) a favor

USA Basketball cut Damian Lillard and kept Derrick Rose. Tough decisions have to be made.

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NBA.com

Mike Brown tragedy affects many athletes

Morning. While I'm on vacation, we've lined up some excellent Guest Morning Tippers.

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Houston Chronicle

The useful mind games of James Harden, a the best all-around basketball player in the NBAa

So it turns out, the Rockets have no reason to worry. Never did. They might not have gotten Chris Bosh.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Mavs Moneyball

Film Study: Looking at Chandler Parsons' offensive tendencies

Historically, Shawn Marion is a player who very rarely had plays run for him -- he just knew where to be and what to do.

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Pounding the Rock

This summer's free agent market bodes well for a Spurs repeat

The Spurs brought back almost their entire team and didn't make any meaningful additions in free agency.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Chris Bosh, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Golden State Warriors

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