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Would Prime Shaq Dominate Today's NBA?

LOS ANGELES — The Houston Rockets have rapidly climbed in the Western Conference after fully committing to small ball. No starter stands taller than Robert Covington (6'7")...

rockets - Bleacher Report
4:42am PST - March 6th, 2020

Morant on Westbrook: 'He's highly disrespected'

Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant, who played against Russell Westbrook for the first time Wednesday night, said he feels like the Rockets guard is "highly disrespected," saying, "People take his play for granted."

rockets - ESPN
9:28pm PST - February 26th, 2020

Houston Rockets' Small Ball Has Unleashed a New and Improved Russell Westbrook

Clint Capela played his final game for the Houston Rockets against the Portland Trail Blazers on Jan. 29. He logged 17 minutes and was minus-15 in a 13-point loss. Since then, the Rockets have deployed 6'5" P...

rockets - Bleacher Report
9:17pm PST - February 26th, 2020

Astra Trying to Launch Small Rockets With Only Days of Notice

Astra Space is developing pump-fed, liquid bipropellant propulsion engines for DARPA and NASA.The current vehi

rockets - Next Big Future
10:48am PST - February 26th, 2020

The Man Who Told the NBA 'No'

Luka Doncic has learned from him. The Houston Rockets have chased him. And the NBA has been left waiting for him. So why hasn't Spanish hoops star Sergio Llull felt the desire to play in the States?

rockets - Bleacher Report
6:40am PST - February 25th, 2020

Palestinian rockets fired into Israel following Gaza border clash

Palestinian rockets fired into Israel following Gaza border clash. Israel says it killed Palestinian militant who attempted to place a bomb at Gaza border.

rockets - Fox News
2:37pm PST - February 23rd, 2020

Iraq: Rockets hit Baghdad's Green Zone, killing one soldier

Officials say one of the Katyusha rockets landed about 100 metres away from the perimeter of the US embassy.

rockets - Al Jazeera English
12:28am PDT - October 31st, 2019

Fossil bonanza paints detailed picture of mammals after dinosaur extinction

Treasure trove of fossils skyrockets our picture of post-extinction recovery.

rockets - Ars Technica
10:17am PDT - October 25th, 2019

The NBA’s New Normal in China

The Houston Rockets played their first game of the season. Chinese state TV broadcast Military World Games basketball instead. After media blackouts and protests, what happens next for the NBA?

rockets - The Wall Street Journal
8:33am PDT - October 25th, 2019

Harden blames self, not Bucks' D, for quiet night

Rockets star James Harden didn't make a field goal and scored just 19 points in a season-opening loss to Milwaukee, but Harden said it was more a result of his lack of aggressiveness, than the Bucks' defense.

rockets - ESPN
10:20pm PDT - October 24th, 2019

Fans Show Support for Hong Kong Protesters at Houston Rockets Home Opener

(HOUSTON) — A group of 30 fans at the Houston Rockets’ season opener against Milwaukee held signs and wore shirts in support of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Thursday night. Houston general manager Daryl Morey angered China with a since-deleted t…

rockets - Time
7:42pm PDT - October 24th, 2019

After Rebuking Daryl Morey, Rockets Owner Stays Quiet

Tilman Fertitta, the owner of the Houston Rockets, had never been shy about politics. Then China happened.

rockets - The New York Times
2:28pm PDT - October 24th, 2019

Can a robot cut metal in space? We may find out next year

"We think it is the future."

rockets - Ars Technica
9:15am PDT - October 23rd, 2019

‘Daryl Morey Was Right.’ Shaquille O’Neal Weighs In On NBA-China Controversy

Basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal has defended Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey, who sparked controversy earlier this month when he tweeted in support of protestors in Hong Kong. O’Neal, a 19-year veteran of the NBA, is now an analyst for TNT. He …

rockets - Time
8:10am PDT - October 23rd, 2019

C.J. McCollum’s ‘Healthy Habits’: Yoga, Wine and Podcasting

One of Portland’s N.B.A. star guards has found his lane for connecting with the world and, sometimes, escaping from his.

rockets - The New York Times
3:45pm PDT - October 22nd, 2019

The Center of the N.B.A. Universe Moves to Los Angeles

The Golden State Warriors’ reign is challenged by the Lakers and Clippers and their collection of superstars who could take over the N.B.A.

rockets - The New York Times
12:00am PDT - October 20th, 2019

China's next commercial rockets to make test flights in 2020, 2021: Xinhua

China will launch test flights for the next two space rockets in its Smart Dragon series meant for commercial use in 2020 and 2021, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday, as an expected boom in satellite deployment gathers pace.

rockets - Reuters
9:35pm PDT - October 19th, 2019

Chinese State Television Vows ‘Retribution’ Against N.B.A.’s Adam Silver

The state-run network accused the N.B.A. commissioner of lying when he said that the Chinese government asked him to fire a team executive.

rockets - The New York Times
7:05pm PDT - October 19th, 2019

Hong Kong protests: NBA fans join anti-China display

Spectators at a US basketball match don t-shirts and masks in support of the Hong Kong protests.

rockets - BBC News
3:26am PDT - October 19th, 2019

Rocket Report: The Falcon 9 goes for four, Boeing’s big cost-plus deal

"The cost incentives are designed to reduce costs during early production."

rockets - Ars Technica
4:00am PDT - October 18th, 2019

China Denies Asking for Morey’s Firing Over Hong Kong Tweet

China is refuting NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's claim that it demanded the firing of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey.

rockets - Time
1:25am PDT - October 18th, 2019

China denies it asked for Morey's firing over HK tweet

China is refuting NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's claim that it demanded the firing of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey over a tweet supporting anti-government protests in Hong Kong

rockets - ABC News
1:14am PDT - October 18th, 2019

‘The Losses Have Already Been Substantial.’ Adam Silver Addresses Fallout From the NBA-China Controversy

During the first TIME 100 Health Summit on Thursday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said that he’s willing to deal with the business consequences of Daryl Morey’s Oct. 4 tweet supporting protesters in Hong Kong. The Houston Rockets general manager angered the C…

rockets - Time
10:48am PDT - October 17th, 2019

NASA extends contact with Boeing for SLS rocket, paving the way for up to 10 Artemis missions

NASA has a new contract extension in place with Boeing, which will cover rocket stages for its Space Launch System (SLS) beyond Artemis I and Artemis II, the missions covered under the current contract it holds with the aerospace company. The new contract inc…

rockets - TechCrunch
6:46am PDT - October 16th, 2019

Opinion: LeBron James' stance on China uproar weakens his voice on other issues

LeBron James stood by his critical comments of the Rockets GM, saying on Tuesday he doesn't think "every issue should be everybody's problem."

rockets - USA Today
2:36pm PDT - October 15th, 2019
RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

Tanbir Sekhon (@TeletubbyTanbir)
8:17am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @goknickstape: The Rockets had no James Harden this game and needed someone to carry the scoring load... Melo dropped 28 this game on 9-…

The Dope Junkie (@DxPEJUNKIE)
8:17am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @IsraelMFA: Palestinian terrorists fired three rockets tonight from Gaza, targeting civilians at a music show in the Israeli city of Sde…

LNBerlin (@LNBerlin)
8:17am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Independant (@abbaeema41)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Jonathan_Elk: 3 rockets were fired a few hours ago from Gaza Strip toward south of Israel. This is our reality, this is what the Hamas…

SiggyRose (@SiggyRose1)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019
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What all marketers can learn from d-to-c stars Billie, Rockets of Awesome, Allbirds, Third Love and more https://t.co/9FIQwbOPKL #adage #advertising #marketing https://t.co/s9BZ1LS574

Prime Time Solutions Limited (@limited_prime)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Itamar1710: 36 Days until Rockets basketball. Just a reminder that James Harden averaged over 36 points per game in an NBA season. Som…

Jimmy Darmody (@EjeOlomoskendii)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

Aug 5 (@KishawnHarris)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Zebop: I’m no Denzel Washington but please tell me how this woman can lure people with sex? It must be made of gold or she can shoot ro…

Sergeant Rogers (@bigkuntry57)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @AmichaiStein1: #BREAKING: 4 Rockets launched from Gazs towards Israel https://t.co/qKeOCeI3hO

RT @AmichaiStein1: #BREAKING: 4 Rockets launched from Gazs towards Israel https://t.co/qKeOCeI3hO

The Associated Pundits (@Assoc____Pundit)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Watch: Gaza Terror Rockets Explode Over Israeli Concert -- https://t.co/QQwUEntvwx #Antisemitismus

NaneJuergensen (@NaneJuergensen)
8:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

diana salas (@dianaasalasss)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

WATCHWOMAN on the Wall❌KAG (@KathleenHawk4)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @HeshmatAlavi: On the same day that Macron invited Zarif for talks on the G7 Summit sideline, #Iran-backed Hamas launches rockets into s…

Tabrizi Rassoul (@rassoul_tabrizi)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @gls_education: In her latest blog @sbl365 talks about her 6 months away from education and what it has taught her about SBM/Ls and buil…

Hilary Goldsmith (@sbl365)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @SachaDratwa: BREAKING: A few minutes ago 3 rockets were fired from Gaza towards Israel. 2 were intercepted above Sderot. Hundreds enjoy…

Jacob Wasden (@jacob_wasden)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @TrevorMahlmann: Good morning from Boca Chica, Texas! Snagged a neat sunrise shot of #StarHopper as crews prepare for a critical 'hop' t…

managalar (@managalar)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

In 1956 an RC USAF target drone lost contact. 2 fighters tried to intercept it before it crashed into populated area. 208 unguided rockets failed to stop it, starting several forest fires & extensive damage to property. via @Facts_Kickass #Drones #TechFacts #RobotFacts

Robot Buddy (@RoboAmeego)
8:15am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Sandi Banks (@ooscsouthoc)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

❌ Mare Canare ❌ (@MareCanare1)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

DEPLORABLE USDC (@UPSIDEDOWNCHUCK)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Kathy Hernandez (@KathyHe85107349)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Coralee Warkentin (@CwarkentinC)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

VetforPotus (@VetforP)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

iRA! (@ira_nasc)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Greg (@Gsbell1965)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

jonas (@jvillarubia_)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Ian Hanson (@IanHanson8)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Frank Lawson (@FrankofTWN)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @goknickstape: The Rockets had no James Harden this game and needed someone to carry the scoring load... Melo dropped 28 this game on 9-…

Space Cadet (@braniecki49)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

ReagleBeagleKnows (@BegalRegal)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Brenda Courtien (@pookie4mom)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Arthur Williams (@ArthurW98952497)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Kathryn Burkhill (@BurkhillKathryn)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

RT @42TDs: Russell Westbrook got his knees back? Rockets going 82-0. MVP Russ is back https://t.co/lAD6SKBpez

Frankie (@fM_Bball5)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

Mary Meisch (@mgmeisch)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @StandWithUs: This is the reality for the people of #Israel! A barrage of rockets from the #Gazastrip into Israeli Cities. This is not n…

(@DANMANRIQUE62)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

(@JimScotty)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SaraCarterDC: #TERROR ATTACK: Palestinian Terrorist Group #Hamas Attacks #Israel With Rockets from #Gaza Strip So far no one from @DN

(@tigertail65)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SachaDratwa: BREAKING: A few minutes ago 3 rockets were fired from Gaza towards Israel. 2 were intercepted above Sderot. Hundreds enjoy…

Nikki Brungard (@nikkibrungard)
8:50pm PDT - August 25th, 2019