Houston Rockets

4 things DeMarcus Cousins would bring to the Rockets

With DeMarcus Cousins currently a free agent, here’s four things he could potentially bring to the Houston Rockets, if signed. Following the news of DeMarcus Cousins being released by the Los Angeles Lakers, the question immediately arose regarding whether the Houston Rockets should be interested...

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8 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

How the Rockets revamped the Golden State Warriors system

The Golden State Warriors rebranded the game of basketball with their space-and-pace style but Houston has taken it to new heights. Behind the brilliance of Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, the Golden State Warriors changed the game of basketball with their 3-point shooting. Now, the...

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12 hours ago, Blue Man Hoop, Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets

Rockets PG Russell Westbrook Says 'We're the Only Team That's in Our Way'

Fresh off a third straight win and playing some of the best basketball of his career, Russell Westbrook thinks there's no ceiling to the Houston Rockets ' success...

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14 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets

Jazz defense no match for small-ball Rockets, James Harden scores 38 in win

Jazz defense no match for small-ball Rockets, James Harden scores 38 in win

James Harden scored 38 points and Russell Westbrook had 34.

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14 hours ago, NBC Sports, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz

3 reasons why the Rockets should claim Markieff Morris

As Markieff Morris has yet to clear waivers, here are three reasons why the Houston Rockets should put a waiver claim in for him. In case you didn’t know, Markieff Morris was officially bought out by the Detroit Pistons on Friday night, meaning he has 48 hours to clear waivers before officially...

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16 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

New York takes on Houston, aims to halt 3-game slide

New York enters the matchup with Houston as losers of three in a row

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20 hours ago, FOX Sports, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets

Harden, Westbrook combine for 72, Rockets beat Jazz 120-110

Harden, Westbrook combine for 72, Rockets beat Jazz 120-110

James Harden scored 38 points and Russell Westbrook had 34 to boost the Houston Rockets to a 120-110 victory over the Utah Jazz

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23 hours ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz

Rockets beat Jazz 120-110

James Harden is rightfully skeptical of this recap. | Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images A Recap Experiment So, I haven’t watched this game. I’m going to recap it anyway. If you’re reading from a place where you can’t watch the game, and you are relying on The Dreamshake for your Rockets coverage,...

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1 day ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz

Heading Into Houston, The New York Knicks Have A Problem

The New York Knicks are coming off a 106-98 defeat to the Indiana Pacers for their third lost in a row. Will the Knicks be able to take off in Houston? Before the New York Knicks land in Houston to take on the Rockets, let’s take a look at the Houston Rocket’s new look line […] Heading...

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1 day ago, Daily Knicks, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets

Utah Jazz lose second straight game, tiebreaker to Houston Rockets

Chris Nicoll-USA TODAY Sports Local basketball players in Utah fail to show up to second straight day of work after returning from All-Star vacation. I’m out of things to say. I just don’t know. The play of the game on the Jazz home broadcast was the Jazz Bear with a trampoline dunk during a timeout....

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

Game Thread: Utah Jazz in must-win mode against rival Rockets

Following last night’s brutal loss to San Antonio, the Utah Jazz are back at it in a must-win situation against the Houston Rockets. Just like many fans feared, the All-Star break came at the wrong time for the Utah Jazz. They had been rolling and built some serious momentum with four straight...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

5 of the media’s most erroneous Rockets takes of the season

Colin Cowherd (Photo by Amy E. Price/Getty Images for SXSW)  The Houston Rockets have faced endless criticism from the national media this season, including many false, baseless takes. As we head down the final stretch of the season, let’s take a look at the five most erroneous media takes that have...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Jazz can seal tiebreaker over Rockets with win tonight

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Utah hasn’t won season series against Houston since 2016-17 Game number 56 is here for the Utah Jazz and it’s one that will have an immediate impact on the Western Conference standings. The Jazz (36-19) sit one spot and one game ahead of the Houston Rockets (35-20) whom...

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

3 Ways Rockets’ Russell Westbrook is a mini Giannis Antetokounmpo

With his fearless nature and relentless attacking, Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook resembles last year’s MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo in many ways. While he understandably had some rough early stretches, Russell Westbrook has emerged as a dominant force for the Houston Rockets. For a stretch...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Harden, Rockets set for matchup with the Jazz

James Harden leads Houston into a matchup with Utah averaging 35.2 points per game

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1 day ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz

Let’s strategize Russell Westbrook’s technical fouls situation

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images Maybe we should give Westbrook a technical fouls goal? Thursday night, in a game against the lowly Golden State Warriors, Russell Westbrook put the Houston Rockets in a bit of a pickle. The Rockets’ star point guard was assessed a technical foul early in...

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1 day ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets

House, Gordon battling for spot in Rockets' starting five

The Rockets will have to sort out their starting lineup and bench rotation due to recent additions and subtractions, and coach Mike D’Antoni will do a lot of experimenting, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle writes. The first order of business is to choose between forward Danuel House Jr. and guard...

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2 days ago, Yardbarker, Houston Rockets

Should the Rockets create a roster spot for DeMarcus Cousins?

With the news of the Los Angeles Lakers releasing six-time All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, it’s worth questioning whether the Houston Rockets should create a roster spot to add him. Heading into the season the Los Angeles Lakers were expecting big things from DeMarcus Cousins, as they had been seeking...

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2 days ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Russell Westbrook's gift is his curse – is he ready to harness it in Houston?

Russell Westbrook's gift is his curse – is he ready to harness it in Houston?

Russell Westbrook has got his fill of technical fouls this season. Now, he has refocus that passion.

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2 days ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets

Game Preview: Warriors vs. Rockets - 2/23/20

The Warriors continue their four-game homestand on Sunday with an evening showdown against Zion Williams and the New Orleans Pelicans.

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2 days ago, Golden State Warriors, Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets

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