Houston Rockets

Quick Notes: Denver Nuggets vs. Houston Rockets Recap

The Denver Nuggets took the win over the Houston Rockets, concluding the battle between two top-tier teams in the Western Conference. Nugg Love provides some important quick notes. Going into Wednesday evening’s contest, Nugg Love hinted at the idea of the Denver Nuggets incorporating a few strategies....

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Houston Rockets: Player grades from loss against Denver Nuggets

The Houston Rockets lost to the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center, breaking their eight game win streak. Let’s take a look at the player grades from the game. On Wednesday, the Houston Rockets lost to the Denver Nuggets 105-95, snapping the team’s eight game win streak. Denver’s defense...

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3 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets

Houston Rockets: Will Nike give PJ Tucker his own signature shoe?

It’s well known that Houston Rockets forward P.J. Tucker is the “Sneaker King” of the NBA. Could that status and reputation land him his own signature shoe? When the Houston Rockets make their arrival at each arena, the fashion show begins. There’s always the curiosity of what...

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5 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

FanPulse results: NBA surprise team and Rockets fan confidence spikes

It’s time for your weekly update on FanPulse, and we have some interesting results to share this week. As usual, first up is our national questions, and we asked our participants “which team is better than you thought they’d be”: As you can see, the Phoenix Suns were the overwhelming favorite,...

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13 hours ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets

Betting odds have James Harden as early front-runner for MVP favorite

Photo by Will Navarro/NBAE via Getty Images Although it is still early, the NBA looks like it is headed towards another two-headed MVP race that features James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo.  Before the start of the 2019-20 season, the summer acquisition of Russell Westbrook left James Harden...

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14 hours ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets

Winners & losers from Rockets-Nuggets Western Conference battle

For just the fourth time all season, the Houston Rockets have found themselves on the wrong end of a final score. The Denver Nuggets took out their Western Conference counterparts at home on Wednesday night, 105-95. In what could ultimately be a playoff preview, Nikola Jokic and Will Barton came up big...

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18 hours ago, Yardbarker, Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets

Rockets’ win streak snapped in 105-95 loss to the Nuggets

Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images The Rockets take their first loss in nine game in Denver. The Houston Rockets’ eight-game win streak was snapped by the hands of the Nuggets in 105-95 defeat in Denver on Wednesday night. After arguably the best game the Rockets played all season in the 132-108...

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23 hours ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets

NBA Power Rankings: Lakers move to top spot with fast-charging Rockets right behind

NBA Power Rankings: Lakers move to top spot with fast-charging Rockets right behind

Houston has won 8 in a row and it's not all James Harden... but a lot of it is James Harden.

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets

Quick Preview: Denver Nuggets vs. Houston Rockets

Wednesday evening starts the three-game regular-season series versus the Houston Rockets. Denver Nuggets have quite the task, despite being at home.   Coming into Wednesday night, the Houston Rockets stand proudly with an 11-3 record. However, the Denver Nuggets are no slouch at 9-3, right behind...

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1 day ago, Nugg Love, Denver Nuggets, Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets: PJ Tucker quietly leading the league in corner 3-pointers

It’s no secret that the Houston Rockets love the 3-point shot, as they’re shooting the league’s most triples per game. Here’s an interesting stat about Rockets’ corner 3-point specialist P.J. Tucker! The Houston Rockets shoot the 3-point shot at a record pace, as the Rockets...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets vs. Nuggets preview, odds, injury report, game time, TV

In a battle of Western Conference powerhouses, the Houston Rockets will visit the Denver Nuggets for a showdown on Wednesday. Unsurprisingly, betting odds are a virtual tie going into Wednesday night’s matchup between the Houston Rockets and the Denver Nuggets. With the Nuggets winning six of seven...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets

Houston Rockets: Returning to peak form in eight-game win streak

Now at 11-3, the Houston Rockets are clicking on all cylinders during their eight-game winning streak Everyone remembers the NBA offseason of 2017. Following Golden State’s formation of a super team, and subsequent championship run, many teams looked to create a roster worthy of challenging the...

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1 day ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Houston Rockets

Ranking the top 5 uniforms in Houston Rockets history

With the Houston Rockets releasing their new “City Edition” uniforms, it’s time to rank the top five uniforms in the history of the franchise. The Houston Rockets are a storied franchise, as evidenced by their 33 playoff appearances over the course of their 53-year history. The Rockets...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Preview: Nuggets look to exercise old demons against Rockets

Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images tough one on the docket tonight The Denver Nuggets haven’t exactly had the smoothest of starts to thier season but they’ve powered through to a 9-3 record. A lot of that has to do with the sheer talent the Nuggets have, but it also has a lot to do with the...

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1 day ago, Denver Stiffs, Denver Nuggets, Houston Rockets

Rockets pay homage to NASA with new “City Edition” jerseys

NBA.com The new jerseys are out. Tell us your thoughts. Houston, we have a... JERSEY? No, no. Wait. Let me try that again. 3... 2... 1... 0... SWAG. We have SWAG. Hold on. I can do this. This is one small step for man. One giant leap for... FIRE? (“Fire” in the sense that the kids call stuff that...

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1 day ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets

Capela leads Houston against Denver after a 22-20 performance

Houston visits the Denver Nuggets after Clint Capela's 22-point, 20-rebound outing in the Rockets' 132-108 victory against the Trail Blazers

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1 day ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets

Trail Blazers Must Give Carmelo Anthony Something He Never Had in Houston

Carmelo Anthony 's debut with the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night was a reminder of many things...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers

Nick’s Nuggets: 5 things I’ll be watching during Nuggets vs. Rockets

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports NBA gaslighting, Murray’s aggression, and the home crowd We have a good one, Stiffs! The Nuggets are coming off their most complete performance coupled with a monster game from Jamal Murray on Sunday in Memphis. They’ve matched last season’s 9-3 start, trailing only...

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1 day ago, Denver Stiffs, Denver Nuggets, Houston Rockets

Preview: Denver Nuggets host streaking Rockets in early-season test

The Nuggets face a tough challenge in the form of the Houston Rockets on Wednesday.

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1 day ago, Denver Nuggets, Denver Nuggets, Houston Rockets

Report: Rockets' P.J. Tucker, Nike Nearing Contract Agreement for Shoe Deal

It's no secret that Houston Rockets forward P.J. Tucker is a sneaker aficionado. And now, he may be nearing a shoe deal with Nike...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets

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