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NBA Power Rankings: James Harden, Houston Rockets Blasting Their Way to the Top

For this edition of NBA power rankings, we'll be prisoners of the moment a bit more than we were during the regular season. There's this idea that the playoffs are when teams' true quality is revealed...

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4:10am PDT - April 19th, 2019

Opinion: Warriors ensure no comeback this time with rout of Clippers in Game 3

Kevin Durant and the Warriors made sure there would be no comeback this time, building a big lead and holding it for a Game 3 win over the Clippers.

houston rockets - USA Today
10:41pm PDT - April 18th, 2019

James Harden has triple-double as Houston Rockets cruise to Game 2 win over Utah Jazz

James Harden put on an MVP performance to lead the Houston Rockets to a second straight rout of the Utah Jazz in their first-round NBA playoff series.

houston rockets - USA Today
9:50pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

James Harden Continues Torrid Streak, as Rockets Rout Jazz in Game 2

The Houston Rockets took another step toward setting up a postseason rematch with the Golden State Warriors and defeated the Utah Jazz 118-98 in Wednesday's Game 2 of their first-round playoff series...

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8:57pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

NBA Playoffs 2019: Updated Postseason Schedule, Dates and Predictions

The first round of the NBA playoffs has been competitive thus far. If it continues to be, there should be a lot of exciting postseason basketball on the way. Of the eight first-round series, four are tied at 1-1...

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4:23am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Houston Rockets' Game 1 Dominance Is Worse for Utah Jazz Than It Seems

From the first time James Harden had the ball in Sunday's 122-90 win over the Utah Jazz, it was clear he'd face the gimmicky defense the Milwaukee Bucks threw at him in the regular season...

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10:50pm PDT - April 14th, 2019

James Harden Drops 29 as Rockets Cruise to Blowout Win vs. Jazz in Game 1

James Harden posted 29 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds as the No. 4 seed Houston Rockets beat the No. 5 Utah Jazz 122-90 in Game 1 of their NBA Western Conference playoff series on Sunday...

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9:05pm PDT - April 14th, 2019

Paul George Buzzer-Beater Powers Thunder Past James Harden, Chris Paul, Rockets

Paul George knocked down a game-winning three-pointer with 1.8 seconds remaining as the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a 15-point second-half deficit to defeat the Houston Rockets 112-111 on Tuesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City...

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9:26pm PDT - April 9th, 2019

NBA Rumors: Danny Ferry Meeting with Pelicans About Full-Time GM Position

The New Orleans Pelicans are reportedly meeting with interim general manager Danny Ferry on Tuesday to discuss the full-time GM role. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.com reported the update...

houston rockets - Bleacher Report
10:36am PDT - April 9th, 2019

Knicks Guaranteed Top-5 2019 NBA Draft Pick After Clinching Worst Record

Following a 120-96 loss to the Houston Rockets on Friday, the New York Knicks (15-64) have officially clinched the worst record in the NBA this season. New York is assured of picking no lower than fifth in the 2019 NBA draft as a result...

houston rockets - Bleacher Report
7:10am PDT - April 6th, 2019

Housing stocks have come roaring back after being left for dead (XHB)

Housing stocks are on fire after a bruising 2018. Popular exchange-traded funds full of big homebuilders like Lennar and D.R. Horton are up nearly 20% year-to-date — even as some of the underlying data is lackluster. Analysts and economists are encouraged by …

houston rockets - Business Insider
7:25am PDT - April 2nd, 2019

Then and now: What NBA coaches looked like when they were players

All 30 NBA head coaches were once players at various levels. Of the 30 coaches, nine played in the NBA and several more played professionally in Europe. We collected photos and images of 22 current NBA head coaches from their playing days. All NBA head coache…

houston rockets - Business Insider
10:25am PDT - March 29th, 2019

What Better Muse than James Harden’s Beard?

Filip Peraić needed a career boost. He found one by drawing Harden, the Houston Rockets guard, in profile over and over and over again.

houston rockets - The New York Times
6:03pm PDT - March 27th, 2019

Warriors News: Kevin Durant to Return After Missing 2 Games with Ankle Injury

Kevin Durant is returning to game action for the Golden State Warriors on Monday night against the San Antonio Spurs after missing the last two games with a right ankle sprain, according to Anthony Slater of The Athletic...

houston rockets - Bleacher Report
10:22am PDT - March 18th, 2019

Chris Paul Electric as Rockets Beat Kevin Durant, Warriors Without James Harden

Chris Paul had 23 points and 17 assists as the Houston Rockets beat the Golden State Warriors 118-112 on Saturday at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. Houston was without MVP candidate James Harden , who sat with a cervical strain ...

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8:02pm PST - February 23rd, 2019

Rockets Rumors: Chris Paul to Return vs. Magic After Missing 5 Weeks with Injury

Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul is reportedly planning on returning to action Sunday night against the Orlando Magic, according to Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com, after missing the past five weeks with a strained left hamstring...

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10:34am PST - January 27th, 2019

NBA All-Star Game 2019 Odds: James Harden Favorite over Kemba for 1st Draft Pick

Houston Rockets guard James Harden is the favorite to be selected by Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game draft...

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12:18pm PST - January 26th, 2019

Harden scores 35 in Rockets' 121-119 win over Raptors

James Harden scored 35 for his 22nd straight 30-point game as the Houston Rockets never trailed and held off a late charge for a 121-119 win over the Toronto Raptors

houston rockets - USA Today
7:56pm PST - January 25th, 2019

James Harden's historic tear is unlike anything basketball has ever seen — but his MVP case has a flaw

James Harden is on one of the greatest scoring streaks the NBA has ever seen, averaging 43 points per game over his last 21 games. With injuries plaguing the team, the Houston Rockets have made their offense the James Harden Show, and he's delivered with stun…

houston rockets - Business Insider
10:29am PST - January 25th, 2019

Rockets Rumors: Chris Paul Likely Returning from Hamstring Injury in Next 5 Days

James Harden reportedly won't have to carry as much of the scoring load for the Houston Rockets in the near future...

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4:07pm PST - January 24th, 2019

David Fizdale had a hilarious and brutally honest response to a Knicks player's trade demand

The New York Knicks are stupendous, gloriously, and humiliatingly terrible at basketball, but that may be the least of the team's worries as of late. Knicks center Enes Kanter has stirred up some drama for the New York franchise by (sort of) demanding a trade…

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2:24pm PST - January 24th, 2019

On Basketball: Harden's run should end when he gets help

On Basketball: James Harden's run has been astounding, and the Rockets should hope it ends soon

houston rockets - USA Today
11:35am PST - January 24th, 2019

Opinion: James Harden lighting up scoreboard, record books, critics as he boosts Rockets

James Harden's offensive genius is on display in full force this season as he racks up 50-point games and fuels the Rockets' rise in the standings.

houston rockets - USA Today
9:11am PST - January 24th, 2019

Video: James Harden Scores at Least 30 Points for 20th Consecutive Game

Houston Rockets star James Harden hit the 30-point mark for the 20th straight game in his team's 121-93 defeat to the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday. Harden finished with 37 points on 12-of-26 shooting...

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8:43pm PST - January 21st, 2019

Rockets' Eric Gordon to Return from Knee Injury vs. Nets After Missing 8 Games

Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon will return to the team's lineup for Wednesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets , head coach Mike D'Antoni confirmed...

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3:37pm PST - January 16th, 2019

It's wild how Qadr plays out before ur eyes. Just some years ago, I was friends in elementary school with this guy, we were the same height back then, used to play b-ball at recess, now he plays for the Houston Rockets n is like 6'7. Another just a few years ago in hs, we used

عُزير Oderá (@Igbo_Muslim)
8:28pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Could have played for Houston Rockets but cocaine in pockets

n (@nickydipumz)
8:27pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @RobKSports: The Jazz have shot 109 free throws to Houston's 100 in this series and their fans have the audacity to call the Rockets flo…

Amine (@aminehanna_)
8:26pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

The Houston Rockets P.J. Tucker had a disco ball hung up in his locker.

Justin Bell (@Rocketsfunfacts)
8:19pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

10 runs tonight! Good to be back in Houston. Rockets need to take notes! #TakeItBack #MINvsHOU

Rockets 2019 Playoff Wins (3) (@ParkerRhea1)
8:18pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Next up on Sportscenter: Giannis’ 19-point MVP Display carries Dominant Bucks past 8 seed Washington Generals - and then - the Houston Rockets - they’re surging, but is it rude for James Harden to shoot a basketball?

Adam (@okcumputer)
8:04pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @TheBigNater: This! https://t.co/lUz3krxC1y via @forthewin

Ladd Gillman (@laddgillman)
7:52pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

This! https://t.co/lUz3krxC1y via @forthewin

Nathan Roberts (@TheBigNater)
7:36pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @cudyman: Where my Houston rockets fans at ?

Bryant (@bryantdasecond)
7:28pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

The Houston Rockets Ryan Anderson had a blind fold on during the game.

Justin Bell (@Rocketsfunfacts)
7:19pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @KimHuangNBA: If Carmelo Anthony goes to the Houston Rockets I’ll buy NBA 2k19 for everyone who RT this...and yes, I’m serious. @Ronnie2

Pat Benson (@PatBens09049879)
7:14pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

#fanmood scoreboard for the Houston #Rockets vs. the Utah #Jazz #NBA game on 4/22/19 Root %: Rockets: 45% Jazz: 48% Neither team: 7% Fan Game Quality: 3.95 Fan Broadcast Rating: 2.98... https://t.co/SirnzJrJai

fanmood (@fanmoodapp)
7:06pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Spinella14: The set drawn up by Quin Snyder to get Donovan Mitchell his look at a game-tying three was absurdly brilliant Here's a bre…

honey badger (@ferrarihunterr)
7:02pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Betting preview for the Jazz vs Rockets NBA Playoff Western Conference Round 1 Game 5 https://t.co/S4aMbgf10C

Top Bet (@topbetsports)
7:01pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

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diane poplawski (@dandeepop)
6:55pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @TheJNotes: Even after an amazing Game 4 performance, the Utah Jazz's odds of winning their first-round series against the Houston Rocke…

Peter Gubler (@PGublerCPA)
6:46pm PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Astros lose, Rockets lose. Houston Sports Twitter: https://t.co/3aehY1vR1n

Jesse (@Dodgers_Blues)
6:36am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @TMAYNE50706240: @mymadexistence1 Lmao I'm an OKC fan but I still support Rockets.. Fan of all the other Houston teams just for Bball it…

Basketball Vidz (@bball_videoz)
6:30am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Utah staved off elimination Monday night with a victory over a Houston team that went cold when it mattered most. But they still face an impossible task (by @JCMacriNBA) https://t.co/6932Nm3kVy

FanSided (@FanSided)
6:30am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Utah Jazz cools off Houston Rockets 107-91 in Game 4 Donovan Mitchell 31points 7rebounds 4assists but Houston still leads 3-1.

Migo Jose (@MigoAfro123)
6:24am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @jkubatko: The Milwaukee Bucks are just the second team in NBA postseason history to win each game of a four-game sweep by 15 or more po…

Real Deal Sports Talk with KP (@realdealkvp)
6:24am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

The Houston Rockets James Harden had 5 broken backboards in 1 game.

Justin Bell (@Rocketsfunfacts)
6:18am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @ReidLaymance: Smith: Time for Rockets to finish Jazz in Houston https://t.co/pVEnEzhMRj

John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL)
6:17am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Hope all you Rudy haters know that Rudy himself kept the Rockets under 45% at the rim last night. Quin didn’t finish him because Houston went small.

UTAH JAZZ TIP-OFF (@utahjazz_tipoff)
6:17am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Ballislife: 4th quarter of the Jazz' GM4 win vs the Rockets. Donovan Mitchell: 19 PTS Houston Rockets: 12 PTS James Harden: 5 PTS ht…

shamoney (@Shamoney_30)
6:16am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @abc13houston: BIG PICTURE: The Rockets come home with a 3-1 series lead, they can close it out, and that is exactly what they want to d…

Houston Sports (@abc13sports)
6:15am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @RobKSports: The Jazz have shot 109 free throws to Houston's 100 in this series and their fans have the audacity to call the Rockets flo…

spaz (@samosher3)
6:15am PDT - April 23rd, 2019
RT @ForTheWin: James Harden is so hard to watch play and that is a shame https://t.co/IXiHIKgPq0 https://t.co/6oWeEGqUqB

RT @ForTheWin: James Harden is so hard to watch play and that is a shame https://t.co/IXiHIKgPq0 https://t.co/6oWeEGqUqB

Tyler Hoehn (@CommissionerTy)
6:15am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Ballislife: 4th quarter of the Jazz' GM4 win vs the Rockets. Donovan Mitchell: 19 PTS Houston Rockets: 12 PTS James Harden: 5 PTS ht…

SpiderBuildz TV (@spiderbabyj)
6:15am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @ElissaRivas13: Waking up to a ... loss?! Rockets will have to come home to take the series against Utah #GoRockets #RunasOne #Winin5 @a

Houston Sports (@abc13sports)
6:14am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

In my last chat before the NFL draft, I’ll answer your questions about the #Texans, #Astros, #Rockets and anything else involving Houston sports. Please join me at 12:15 today at https://t.co/d8e93Ne30h.

John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL)
6:13am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @ElissaRivas13: Waking up to a ... loss?! Rockets will have to come home to take the series against Utah #GoRockets #RunasOne #Winin5 @a

ABC13 Houston (@abc13houston)
6:13am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Rockets Fall to Jazz in Game Four 107-91 https://t.co/EP3351esFJ

SportsTalk 790 (@SportsTalk790)
6:12am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

RT @Ballislife: 4th quarter of the Jazz' GM4 win vs the Rockets. Donovan Mitchell: 19 PTS Houston Rockets: 12 PTS James Harden: 5 PTS ht…

Shakur Parker (@Treparker16)
6:07am PDT - April 23rd, 2019

Yo honestly... this is the only move he does, how is this fun to watch? He still great tho don’t get me wrong but it’s just annoying lol https://t.co/NyWMfjthuJ

MJ (@MJTAYLOR40)
9:55am PDT - April 19th, 2019

I just had to watch the recap of this incredible @HoustonRockets come-from-behind win in Oakland. James Harden Reminds The Warriors He's The Real MVP https://t.co/xlMiIAiwMs via @YouTube

Michelle Angelides (@msangelides)
9:46am PDT - April 19th, 2019

RT @vivintarena: GIVEAWAY: Two followers will win two tickets each to the @utahjazz playoff game on Saturday against the @HoustonRockets! A…

Kenny (@KennyHVo)
9:43am PDT - April 19th, 2019

RT @MMAOdds: I'm headed to the @OrlandoMagic playoff game tonight @AmwayCenter. it's the first #NBAPlayoffs game I been to since 1994 @NYKn

Nadine (@NadineGr8)
9:11am PDT - April 19th, 2019

RT @MMAOdds: I'm headed to the @OrlandoMagic playoff game tonight @AmwayCenter. it's the first #NBAPlayoffs game I been to since 1994 @NYKn

Parallel Lines (@WorldCupSports)
9:09am PDT - April 19th, 2019