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  1. Nerlens Noel leads 76ers past Wizards, 89-81Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Hometown Annapolis

    Nerlens Noel had 14 points and 13 rebounds in the 76ers' 89-81 win over the Washington Wizards on Friday night. Robert Covington added 13 points and Jason Richardson had 12 to help Philadelphia snap a five-game winning streak and win for the first time since trading Michael Carter-Williams .

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  2. James Harden suspended one game for kicking LeBron James in the groin SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Canada.com

    The NBA has suspended Houston Rockets star James Harden one game without pay for kicking LeBron James in the groin. The all-stars and Olympic teammates became tangled in the third quarter of Houston's 105-103 victory over Cleveland on Sunday and Harden fell back to the court, then kicked his foot up into James.

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  3. DeRozan scores 35 points, Raptors beat 76ers 114-103 to snap five-game losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Canada.com

    DeMar DeRozan scored a season-high 35 points, Lou Williams had 21 and the Toronto Raptors snapped a five-game losing streak with a 114-103 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night. Toronto coach Dwane Casey gave slumping all-star and Philadelphia native Kyle Lowry another night off to rest.

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  4. NBA MVP Race: Harden has rest of NBA fearing the beardRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... But after the recent tear he has been on, it's hard to continue overlooking his greatness. After leading his Houston Rockets to a 105-103 overtime win yesterday against James' Cavaliers, I think it is time to pay this man his due. His 33 points, ...

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  5. Milwaukee Bucks: The power of the turnoverRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... also won't stop a team from winning ball games as long the team is forcing turnovers at a similar rate. The Houston Rockets for example actually average more turnovers per game than the Bucks (2nd worst in league). Despite this, the Rockets are ...

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  6. How Harden clawed to front of MVP raceRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | USA Today

    ... and refusing to let go while the referees awkwardly watched. The play embodied this season for Harden, the Houston Rockets guard who has pushed, prodded and kicked his way to the front of the 2014-15 NBA MVP race. He took the lead for the first time ...

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  7. Jordan, other NBA owners join Forbes' billionaire listRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Daily Journal

    ... net worth of NBA franchise values increased this past year after Ballmer bought the Clippers for $2 billion. Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander's net worth is listed at $1.6 billion and Chicago Bulls' owner Jerry Reinsdorf is worth $1.3 billion, ...

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  8. Raptors beat 76ers to snap five-game losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Globe and Mail

    Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan reacts after scoring during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Philadelphia. Toronto won 114-103.

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  9. Gabrielle Union Airs Beef With The NBA, Demands Punishment For James HardenRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Post Game

    ... for why Harden should be suspended for a game. She notes that the NBA is in a tough position because the Houston Rockets are playing the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday in a matchup between two of the league's best teams. Ratings might not be the same with ...

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  10. Houston Rockets star James Harden suspended a game for kicking LeBron James below the beltRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden has been suspended for one game without pay for kicking Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James in the groin. Houston Rockets guard James Harden has been suspended one game without pay for kicking Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James in the groin, the NBA announced on Monday .

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  11. Shorthanded Sixers fall to RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Philly.com

    Two injuries and the release of a player meant 76ers coch Brett Brown had only 10 players at his disposal against the visiting and struggling Toronto Raptors Monday night. Late Sunday, the team released JaVale McGee, and both Robert Covington and Jason Richardson were sidelined after getting hurt in Indiana on Sunday.

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  12. Root Sports named Dynamo's local broadcast partnerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Dynamo Theory

    ... 2013, the team had been a part of Comcast SportsNet Houston, a joint venture between the cable company, Houston Rockets, and Houston Astros. Following multiple seasons of unsatisfactory distribution and poor ratings, the network folded in November ...

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  13. Scouting report: Rockets at Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    Jeff Teague , DeMarre Carroll and Pero Antic returned to practice, along with Al Horford who missed the Hawks' game in Miami for personal reasons. Thabo Sefolosha is out.

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  14. Rockets start stretch for four games, five nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    The Rockets' game in Atlanta on Tuesday will begin a stretch of four games in five nights, their last four-in-five set of the season and possibly ever. NBA commissioner Adam Silver has said he wants to dramatically reduce the numbers of back-to-backs per season and even eliminate stretches with two back-to-backs separated by one off day.

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  15. Michael Jordan makes Forbes' list of billionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... owners joined Jordan, who won six championships with the Chicago Bulls, on the list as well, WGN TV reports. Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander has a net worth of $1.6 billion and Chicago Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf is worth $1.3 billion. The ...

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  16. James Harden Suspended One Game For Kicking LeBron JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [...] HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 1: James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets and LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the game on March 1, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. ...

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  17. Jeremy Lin Makes Food, Gives Gifts to Homeless During Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin spent a few of his days off during NBA All-Star Weekend in upstate New York giving back to the homeless with a couple of very personal gifts. Lin went out with his brother and delivered food and red envelopes with gifts to homeless individuals in the area.

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  18. On League Pass: Pelicans-MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBA.com

    The New Orleans Pelicans have defied the odds by producing their longest win streak of the season despite some significant absences. The Pelicans will try to secure their longest win streak in four seasons Monday night by sending Dallas to a third consecutive defeat.

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  19. Power Rankings: Surging AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBA.com

    The longer All-Star break may have been good for players who wanted to get away for a while, but it has produced some ugly basketball in the last 11 days. The league has scored just 99.9 points per 100 possessions in 84 games since the break, down from 103.7 in 85 February games before the break.

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  20. Ailing Kyle Lowry sits out game with SixersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Kyle Lowry loves playing basketball and especially in his hometown of Philadelphia, but the Toronto Raptors point guard, a product of Cardinal Dougherty and Villanova, was on board with sitting out Monday against the 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. Raptors coach Dwane Casey said Lowry had various things he was dealing with.

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