Summarizing The NBA Offseason…So Far

  Insane. Wild. Incredible. Instant verbs that come to mind when describing what has transpired as the NBA offseason so far. Different phases such as free agency, the NBA Draft, and trades have produced what is shaping to be an epic 2017-18 campaign. As the Golden State Warriors continue lighting cigars and celebrating their second

Rockets Land Chris Paul in Trade with Clippers

A big domino in the NBA offseason has fell today with the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers agreeing on a trade for Chris Paul. In return, Los Angeles will receive Lou Williams, Sam Dekker, Patrick Beverley, and a 2018 first round pick.   Reports have linked Houston to the 12-year veteran

Are the San Antonio Spurs in trouble without Tony Parker?

Since the series began between the Houston Rockets and the San Antonio Spurs, it has been a battle. However, it will be interesting to see how the Spurs respond without Tony Parker in the lineup. The breakdown of the Spurs without Tony Parker will be interesting to see. Who will

OKC Takes Game 3; Westbrook Adds Triple-Double

Oklahoma City Thunder set the tone early finishing with a 115-113 game three win. Russell Westbrook added another triple-double to his career: 32 points, 13 rebounds, 11 assists. James Harden scored 44 points for the Rockets, but missed the game winning three for the possible win. Lou Williams scored 22

Rockets crush OKC 118-87; James Harden adds 37

The Rockets crushed the Oklahoma City Thunder by 31 points in game one of the opening round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs. Patrick Beverley started off hot with back-to-back three pointers and a score in the paint. He slammed it home after a steal off MVP candidate Russell Westbrook. The Thunder

Contenders or Pretenders: Western Conference playoff picture

The Western Conference is a tight race every year with elite teams in bunches. This year is no different as there’s already multiple 50-win teams with about a month of NBA basketball left. With few mediocre teams in the conference, I will look to group them into Contenders, Middle of

Can James Harden carry the Rockets to an NBA Finals?

The Houston Rockets have been a team of ambiguity. After losing in the 1st round of the playoffs last year out went former coach Kevin McHale and in came Mike D'Antoni. His coaching philosophies are the perfect fit with this roster. James Harden is the leader and has been on

NBA Midseason Awards: The Leading Candidates

All-Star break is over and the NBA is coming down the stretch. Around this time is when pundit discuss who are leading the NBA Midseason awards for each category. I will layout who’s leading in MVP, Defensive Player of Year, Coach of the Year, Most Improved Rookie of the Year,

Record Setting night for the Rockets Franchise, Is Harden the MVP so far?

Making History: On Friday night, the Rockets made NBA history. As a team, they broke both records for most three-pointers attempted and made shooting 24-for-61. Houston would defeat the New Orleans Pelicans 122-100 for their ninth straight victory. James Harden scored 29 points with 11 rebounds, 13 assists, and six 3-pointers in

Rockets win 8th Straight, Harden ties franchise Triple-Double Record

On Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings, James Harden tied Hakeem Olajuwon for the most triple-doubles in Houston Rockets history. Houston beat the Kings 132-98 for their eighth win in a row. The Rockets are undefeated in the month of December. Harden dropped 15 points on 4-for-7 shooting, 14 assists, and 11 rebounds