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Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets: Breaking Down the Matchup
How do the Portland Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets match up for their first-round Western Conference playoff series? Get the numbers, facts, and analysis here.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Harden leads Rockets past Pelicans 111-104
James Harden wasn't concerned about overstating the importance of Houston's come-from-behind victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Rockets secure home-court advantge with sweep of Spurs
Rolling along against most of the Spurs that matter, the Rockets could not finish things off the easy way.
10 NBA Players Already Dominating Offseason Chatter
Playoff basketball will take center stage soon, but that won't stop the buzz of free agency and the trade market growing louder and louder in the meantime.
The week ahead
Call it the calm before the storm: The Spurs, with home-court advantage already clinched, can afford to relax through their last two regular-season games before the real season begins this weekend.
Maddux Sports Blog
NBA Southwest Division Showdown: San Antonio Spurs at Houston Rockets
San Antonio Spurs at Houston Rockets Toyota Center - Houston, Texas Monday, April 14, 2014, 8:00 pm Eastern, TV: NBA-TV, FSN-SA, CSN-HOU Opening Line: Houston -4 Current Line: Houston -6 Opening Total: 212 Current Total: 211 1/2 Opening Money Line: Rockets -250 / Spurs +210 Current Money Line: Rockets -260 / Spurs +220 The 62-18 San Antonio Spurs ... (more)
Blazers Talk X-Factors In Upcoming Playoff Series With Rockets
Four Portland Trail Blazers players offer their thoughts on the x-factors for their upcoming playoff series with the Houston Rockets.
Scouting the Rockets
Record: 53-27, 4th in Western Conference Last 10: 5-5 Net rating: Plus 5.7 points per 100 possessions, 6th Strength of schedule: 9th Pace: 99 possessions per game, 5th Off.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Rockets Rally To Beat Pelicans, 111-104
James Harden had 33 points and 13 assists and the Houston Rockets rallied for a 111-104 win over the New Orleans Pelicans to maintain their spot in the Western Conference standings with the postseason just days away.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Miami Herald
Harden leads Rockets over Pelicans 111-104
The Untold Story of Camp Lejeune and the Poisoning of Generations of Marines and Their Families.
Which Teams Can Beat the Houston Rockets at Their Own Game?
The Rockets are allergic to mid-range jumpers, and instead use a formula whereby the players rely exclusively on free-throw attempts, shots at the rim and three-point field goals.
Rockets hope to get on track against New Orleans
The Houston Rockets are tumbling a bit, but will try to get on track Saturday night when they welcome the New Orleans Pelicans to the Toyota Center.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
National Public Radio
Brewer's 51 Lifts Wolves Over Rockets 112-110
Corey Brewer scored a career-high 51 points and Gorgui Dieng hit a short jumper with 4.6 seconds to play to lift the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves to a 112-110 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night.
Timberwolves: Corey Brewer scores franchise-record 51 in win over Rockets
It wasn't so much luck when Corey Brewer banked in a buzzer-beating halfcourt shot before the half Friday.
Nuggets run past Dwight-less Rockets
With two starters nursing injuries, the Houston Rockets needed huge performances from their replacements to survive an overtime thriller against the Denver Nuggets last weekend.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Dream Shake
The Rockets and Real Plus-Minus
Earlier this week, ESPN released the statistic Real Plus-Minus for public consumption.
Blog a Bull
Completely Biased End-of-Season Awards
This one is easy, right? I don't feel like there really is a good argument for anyone besides Durant.
5 Areas the Houston Rockets Must Improve for the NBA Playoffs
March Madness has come to an end, and that can only mean one thing: The NBA playoffs are approaching, and fast.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Foye leads Nuggets past Rockets, 123-116
Randy Foye scored 24 of his 30 points in the second half, and the Denver Nuggets hung on to beat the Houston Rockets 123-116 on Wednesday night.
The Washington Post
Foye leads Nuggets past Rockets, 123-116
Houston Rockets forward Donatas Motiejunas, third from left, of Lithuania, is fouled as he goes up for a shot by Denver Nuggets guard Aaron Brooks, second from left, and center Timoey Mozgov, of Russia, left, as guard Randy Foye, right, looks on in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Denver on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.