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NBA Rumors: Thunder, Rockets & Pelicans Start the Season With a Very Different Vibe

Posted on 25 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

The Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets and New Orleans Pelicans start training camp for the 2016-2017 season early because they take part in the NBA Global Games series. One team built around the staying Russell Westbrook, the other with Anthony Davis at the center, and the third with James Harden. The expectations from this season aren’t that different, but there’s an obvious difference in atmosphere surrounding the organizations. More

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Jeremy Lin Can be a New York & NBA Superstar Again

Posted on 21 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

There are a number of reasons, some subjective, others objective, that people think the Brooklyn Nets will be the worst, or one of the worst, teams in the NBA this season. One of them is how little respect or knowledge many fans and NBA reports have when it comes to Jeremy Lin, basing their opinions on things they saw from him around four or three years ago. More

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Jeremy Lin Photos: From Palo Alto to the Brooklyn Nets

Posted on 30 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

In a post/article that’s as offseason as it gets, we go through the career of Jeremy Lin. From his beginning playing high school basketball at Palo Alto, through Harvard, and onto the NBA, where he’s played for the Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Charlotte Hornets and about to begin a new chapter on the Brooklyn Nets. More

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NBA Rumors: Rockets, James Harden Haven’t Changed That Much

Posted on 24 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

Change the head coach, bring in new players. Some things can’t change, and any team with James Harden on board completely relies on his ability, and his motivation to change as a leader and basketball players. To make a long story short: Hold your horses on the Houston Rockets completely transforming, and doing a whole lot better than last season. More

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Jeremy Lin is 28: 10 Videos to Celebrate his Birthday

Posted on 23 Aug, 2016, by in Featured, NBA

Time goes by quickly, and Jeremy Lin is turning 28, almost out of nowhere. To celebrate the occasion, and maybe to do a little more hyping up before he begins the next chapter of his career on the Brooklyn Nets, we thought sharing some of his finer career moments caught on tape is appropriate. More

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Houston Rockets Season Preview: Mike D’Antoni, Changing James Harden, Saving Daryl Morey

Posted on 16 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

Going through something of an overhaul this summer, the Houston Rockets have a new head coach in Mike D’Antoni, bringing in a very different basketball philosophy to what the team’s star, James Harden, has gotten used to. Daryl Morey, from his position, can’t afford another season like last year. At some point, his job will be on the line too. More

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Houston Rockets: The Battle Between James Harden & Mike D’Antoni Paradigms

Posted on 7 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

The biggest question heading into next season for the Houston Rockets: Whose team is it going to be? James Harden, or Mike D’Antoni? Different styles, and possibly very different outcomes. More

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NBA Rumors – Rockets Interested in a Trade for Rudy Gay

Posted on 29 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

Showing off some serious frustration with his situation on the Sacramento Kings, Rudy Gay is bound to draw some attention, and some rumors suggest the Houston Rockets are considering trying to make a trade for him. More

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What If: The Chris Paul Trade That Never Happened, The James Harden Trade That Did

Posted on 27 Jul, 2016, by in Featured

Two of the biggest What If in the 2010’s among NBA stories happen to be two trades: One that happened, as the Oklahoma City Thunder gave up James Harden to the Houston Rockets; and one that didn’t, when the league cancelled the trade sending Chris Paul from the New Orleans Hornets to the Los Angeles Lakers. More

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James Harden Defense: Good or Bad? It’s Complicated

Posted on 22 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

One of the more popular memes in the NBA is making fun of James Harden and his defense, which often ruins possessions for the Houston Rockets, as his legs get glued to the floor, and he watches a ball handler blow by him for an easy two points. More