Houston Rockets

Lakers collapse late to fall in overtime against Rockets after losing Lonzo Ball to ankle injury

The Lakers were rolling when Lonzo Ball went down with a sprained ankle, and then the Rockets came all the way back, took their first lead of the game in overtime and dealt L.A. a loss. The Los Angeles Lakers got off to a hot start against the Houston Rockets on Saturday, leading by as much as 21 points...

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1 day ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers, Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets: Kenneth Faried is a great, cheap signing

The Houston Rockets have been in need of some energy and rebounding help with the absence of their starting center. Can they get just that with the recent signing? The Houston Rockets have been injury-riddled all year and are feeling that most right now. Clint Capela is going to be out for more than...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Rockets rumors: James Nunnally likely to be cut to open roster spot

The Houston Rockets plan to sign Kenneth Faried once he clears waivers and the team will likely cut James Nunnally to open a roster spot. Houston Rockets’ general manager, Daryl Morey, is always analyzing the landscape of the NBA, just waiting on the right time to pull the trigger on the right...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Report: Rockets trying to trade Carmelo Anthony, likely to waive Nunnally to create roster spot

Report: Rockets trying to trade Carmelo Anthony, likely to waive Nunnally to create roster spot

If the Rockets haven't waived 'Melo yet, they're not going to do it now, and trades have not been easy to put together.

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Houston Rockets

Report: Rockets Trying to Trade Carmelo to Clear Roster Spot for Kenneth Faried

Report: Rockets Trying to Trade Carmelo to Clear Roster Spot for Kenneth Faried

After agreeing to a contract buyout with the Brooklyn Nets, forward Kenneth Faried plans to sign with the Houston Rockets, reports ESPN‘s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Rockets will have until Monday to clear a roster spot for Faried. He's expected to move into the Rockets lineup with significant...

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1 day ago, SLAM Magazine, Houston Rockets

Nets waive Kenneth Faried ahead of Rockets deal

The Nets have requested waivers on veteran big man Kenneth Faried, the team announced in a press release on Saturday. Faried is expected to sign with the Rockets upon clearing waivers, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Friday. Faried and his $13.7 million salary is expected to clear waivers on Monday,...

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1 day ago, Yardbarker, Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets

NBA Trade Rumors: Rockets 'Aggressively' Working to Deal Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony's brief stint with the Houston Rockets could end as early as next week. Per ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Rockers are " aggressively working" to find a trade partner for Anthony by Monday at 5 p...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets

NBA Rumors: Kenneth Faried expected to sign with Houston Rockets

NBA Rumors: After agreeing to a buyout from the Brooklyn Nets, Kenneth Faried is expected to sign with the Houston Rockets The Houston Rockets have managed to offset many of their injuries this season, from James Harden to Chris Paul. However, losing Clint Capela for at least the next month will be one...

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1 day ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Houston Rockets

Reports: Nets to buyout Kenneth Faried, who will sign with Rockets

Reports: Nets to buyout Kenneth Faried, who will sign with Rockets

He will instantly get run in Houston, a team hurting up front with Clint Capela out.

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets

Lakers vs. Rockets Preview and Game Thread: Can L.A.’s young players find consistency against another tough opponent?

Coming off arguably their most impressive win of the season, the Lakers will need to rely on their young players to once again produce against another playoff-caliber foe. After what easily could have been classified as rock-bottom with LeBron James’ injury, and a rough stretch highlighted by losses...

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1 day ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers, Houston Rockets

Brooklyn Nets rumors: Kenneth Faried headed to Houston after buyout

According to a report, Kenneth Faried has been bought out by the Brooklyn Nets in order to sign with the Houston Rockets to fill in for injured Clint Capela. After being bullied on the boards by the Brooklyn Nets in an overtime loss Wednesday night, it appears the Houston Rockets are going to address...

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1 day ago, From Russia With Dunk, Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets

Report: Faried set to join Rockets after buyout

Brooklyn Nets forward Kenneth Faried has agreed to a buyout, which will allow him to join the Houston Rockets as a free agent after clearing waivers, ESPN reported on Friday.

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1 day ago, NBA, Houston Rockets

Sources: Faried agrees buyout for Rockets move

Kenneth Faried has agreed to a contract buyout with the Brooklyn Nets, clearing the way for him to sign a free agent deal with the Houston Rockets, league sources told ESPN.

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1 day ago, ESPN, Houston Rockets

Lakers at Rockets: 3 Things to Know (1/19/19)

Here is what you need to know before the Lakers continue their road swing against the Houston Rockets.

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1 day ago, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Lakers, Houston Rockets

Rockets to sign Kenneth Faried after buyout with Nets

The Rockets have solved(?) their size problem. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Rockets are lining up to sign Nets forward Kenneth Faried after he completes his buyout with the team. Brooklyn's Kenneth Faried has agreed to a contract buyout with the Brooklyn Nets, clearing the way for him...

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2 days ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Brooklyn Nets

Houston Rockets: Carmelo Anthony should be off the roster soon

The Houston Rockets have been looking to include one former star in a trade since the two sides didn’t quite work out earlier this season. Will he be off the roster soon? Carmelo Anthony and the Houston Rockets were an interesting storyline going into the season. The mixture of the former star...

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2 days ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Report: Faried Bought Out, Will Join Rockets

The veteran forward may soon be free to join a new team. Update: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports that the buyout is complete and Faried will join the Houston Rockets. Brooklyn's Kenneth Faried has agreed to a contract buyout with the Brooklyn Nets, clearing the way for him to sign a free agent deal...

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2 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets: Season still hinges on Chris Paul

As well as the Houston Rockets may be playing right now, any shot they have at competing for a championship will heavily rely upon the play of Chris Paul. After a disappointing start to the 2018-19 season, the Houston Rockets have crept right back into the thick of the Western Conference playoff...

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2 days ago, Hoops Habit, Houston Rockets

Nets vs. Magic: Brooklyn Heads to Orlando on a High From Houston Comeback

The Brooklyn Nets visit the Orlando Magic on Friday night.

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2 days ago, Brooklyn Nets, Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic

Carmelo Anthony Rumors: Former Rockets SF Has 'Multiple' Interested Teams

Carmelo Anthony has not appeared in an NBA game since Nov. 8 after he and the Houston Rockets decided to go their separate ways, but it may not be too long before he is back on the court...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets

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