Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Houston Rockets News

Houston Rockets news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Pasadena Star-News

For once, Pau Gasol has leverage with the Lakers

As it has been for the past three years, Pau Gasol visited the Lakers' training facility Thursday for what might have marked the final time.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Pau Gasol, NBA Players, Jordan Hill, Philadelphia 76ers, Washington Wizards, Phoenix Suns, Wesley Johnson, Nick Young, Ryan Kelly, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Clippers

2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Breakout seasons abound for surprising Suns

A team loaded with castoffs would tank the year to get a top draft pick. Then this scrappy, energetic squad started playing, and winning.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Goran Dragic, Gerald Green, Indiana Pacers, New Jersey Nets, Markieff Morris, Dallas Mavericks, Miles Plumlee, NBA Players, Channing Frye

6 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Blazers survive adversity to surge into playoffs

The low point came on March 25 when the Blazers fell 95-85 at Orlando. The loss capped a 4-9 stretch for Portland.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Portland Trail Blazers, Damian Lillard, New Orleans Hornets, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Robin Lopez, Wesley Matthews

10 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Houston Rockets Playoff Schedule 2014: TV Info and Predictions for 1st Round

For a team with numerous lingering questions heading into the postseason, the Houston Rockets are decidedly in a good place from a matchup standpoint.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Patrick Beverley, Orlando Magic, New York Knicks, Miami Heat, Golden State Warriors, Jeremy Lin, Terrence Jones, NBA Players, James Harden

15 hrs ago | KOA

Nuggets End Season With 116-112 Loss To Warriors

Jordan Crawford scored a career-high 41 points and Harrison Barnes added 30 as a squad of Golden State backups beat the short-handed Denver Nuggets 116-112 Wednesday night.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Denver Nuggets, NBA Basketball, Golden State Warriors, Aaron Brooks, Washington Wizards, J.J. Hickson, Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers, Danilo Gallinari, New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, JaVale McGee, NBA Players

19 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Hill leads Lakers over Spurs in finale, 113-100

Jordan Hill had 18 points and 14 rebounds and the Lakers closed their worst season since they moved to Los Angeles with a 113-100 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kendall Marshall, Philadelphia 76ers, Washington Wizards, Phoenix Suns, Nick Young, Los Angeles Clippers, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Players, Jordan Hill, Kawhi Leonard

23 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

Let the (real) games begin: Ita s NBA playoff time

Overtime thrillers in Memphis and Charlotte, a go-ahead dunk in Oklahoma City to win a game and cap another scoring title for Kevin Durant, plus some good old-fashioned disinterest by Brooklyn all that, and more, on the final night of the season was needed before the eight conference-quarterfinal matchups in this season's NBA playoffs could be ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Shane Battier, Memphis Grizzlies

Yesterday | The News Tribune

76ers top resting Heat in finale, 100-87

For Miami, it's about what's coming next week. Thaddeus Young scored 20 points, Michael Carter-Williams had 12 in the final game of his impressive rookie campaign, and the 76ers wrapped up a dismal season by topping the Heat 100-87 on Wednesday night - their second win of the season over the two-time defending NBA champions.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Philadelphia 76ers, Ray Allen, Portland Trail Blazers, Dwyane Wade, Greg Oden, Shane Battier, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, Boston Celtics

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Goodwin helps Suns to 104-99 win over Kings

Archie Goodwin scored 12 of his career-high 29 points in the fourth quarter and the Phoenix Suns defeated the Sacramento Kings 104-99 Wednesday night in the season finale for both teams.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Gerald Green, Indiana Pacers, New Jersey Nets, Archie Goodwin, Dallas Mavericks, Marcus Morris, NBA Players, Channing Frye

Bradenton.com

Evans leads Pelicans past Rockets, 105-100

It was the second straight victory for the Pelicans, both starring Evans' relentless hustle and forceful dribble-drives, despite nearly being held out of the low-stakes contests with a bruised right knee.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, Golden State Warriors, Troy Daniels, Oklahoma City Thunder, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, New York Knicks, James Harden

The Washington Post

Millsap to sit out Hawks season finale for rest

Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will sit out the team's regular season finale Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks to rest for the playoffs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Jeff Teague, DeMarre Carroll, Paul Millsap, Utah Jazz, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Kyle Korver, Memphis Grizzlies, Denver Nuggets

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kevin Johnson to be installed as head of national mayoral group

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Derek Fisher talks with Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson before the game against the Sacramento Kings at Sleep Train Arena on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher, NBA Players, Sacramento Kings

WHNZ-AM Tampa

Shaquille O'Neal recreates 'Animal House' scene with Brent Barry

Once upon a time, Shaquille O'Neal was a budding thespian of sorts. The former NBA great starred in such cinematic "masterpieces" as Kazaam and Steel .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Shaquille O'Neal, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Brent Barry, Boston Celtics

The Chronicle Herald

What's next for Raptors?

The Raptors wrap up their record-breaking regular season tonight at New York, and won't know until post-game who'll they'll face in the playoffs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan, Amir Johnson, NBA Players, Charlotte Bobcats, Washington Wizards

The Miami Herald

Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman might walk away with little fanfare

Twenty-five years and 1,042 victories since he coached his first NBA game, the Timberwolves' Rick Adelman is expected to walk away from the sidelines after Wednesday's regular-season finale into retirement and toward a place in the Basketball Hall of Fame.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, Kevin Martin, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, Terry Porter, Vlade Divac, Clyde Drexler

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Recap: Brooklyn vs. New York

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 16 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 109-98 win over the Brooklyn Nets.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks, NBA Basketball, Tim Hardaway Jr., NBA Players, Los Angeles Lakers, Toure' Murry, Oklahoma City Thunder, Cole Aldrich, Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets, Shannon Brown, J.R. Smith

NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Houston Rockets preview

Houston Rockets guard James Harden has the ball stripped away by New Orleans Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca on April 12 in Houston.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Donatas Motiejunas, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, James Harden

OregonLive.com

Trail Blazers vs. Rockets: What are your initial thoughts about the series?: Open thread

The Portland Trail Blazers are back in the playoffs for the first time since 2011, and the Western Conference's No.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Orlando Magic, NBA Players, James Harden

KMIZ

Lillard, Adidas sign $100M deal

Adidas signed Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard to the third-largest shoe and apparel contract in the NBA, a deal that could net the second-year start $100 million over 10 years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, Damian Lillard, NBA Players, Chicago Bulls, Derrick Rose

WSYR-AM Syracuse

The Grizzlies clinched the West's final playoff berth by beating, and eliminating, the Suns

The Memphis Grizzlies clinched their fourth straight playoff berth on Monday night, earning a 97-91 road win over the Phoenix Suns that locked up the final available postseason spot in this year's historically competitive Western Conference.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA Players, Channing Frye, Los Angeles Clippers, Goran Dragic, Miles Plumlee, Indiana Pacers, Eric Bledsoe

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••