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Harden Defense

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

Carmelo, Lin, D'Antoni

Jeremy Lin, Mike D’Antoni, Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets, Melo, Stoudemire, Harden & Linsanity Fallout

Posted on 14 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

There wasn’t much doubt about the way things ended for Jeremy Lin during his New York Knicks stint. Amare Stoudemire shed some light on it a few months ago. Mike D’Antoni, the coach of that 2012 team, is doing it now, with Lin making his return to the city via the Brooklyn Nets, while D’Antoni is going to coach the Houston Rockets. More

James Harden New Contract

NBA Rumors – Houston Rockets Believe in a Championship With James Harden

Posted on 10 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

The Houston Rockets did the smart financial move and extended the contract of James Harden now, instead of waiting for the salary cap to be a lot higher, showing trust in their superstar, and in his ability to be a cornerstone in a championship down the line. More

Timofey Mozgov

NBA Rumors – Warriors, Heat, Rockets & Spurs Interested in Signing Timofey Mozgov

Posted on 30 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

After a disappointing season that saw his standing with the Cleveland Cavaliers take a step back, Timofey Mozgov is still a wanted man in free agency, with the Cavaliers interested in keeping him, while the Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, Golden State Warriors and the San Antonio Spurs interested in signing the Russian center. More

Eric Gordon

NBA Rumors – Knicks, Rockets, Grizzlies & Pelicans Interested in Signing Eric Gordon

Posted on 30 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

After five disappointing seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans, Eric Gordon is hitting free agency, and there’s still injured for the oft-injured shooting guard. The Pelicans would like to keep him, while the New York Knicks, Houston Rockets and Memphis Grizzlies are also interested. More

Mike Conley

NBA Rumors – Rockets, Mavericks, Spurs, Nets & Grizzlies Interested in Signing Mike Conley

Posted on 29 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

Despite missing the latter part of last season due to injury, Mike Conley is probably the most coveted point guard in free agency. The Memphis Grizzlies are hoping to keep him, but the Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, and maybe even the San Antonio Spurs and Brooklyn Nets could be in the mix as well. More

Dwight Howard Free Agency

NBA Rumors – Knicks, Celtics, Heat, Hawks, Blazers & Bucks Interested in Signing Dwight Howard

Posted on 29 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

Heading into free agency with a lot less attention compared to last time, Dwight Howard is still a coveted player, with the New York Knicks, Miami Heat, Boston Celtics, Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks and Portland Trail Blazers lining up to try and sign him. More

Ryan Anderson

NBA Rumors – Houston Rockets, Washington Wizards & Sacramento Kings Interested in Signing Ryan Anderson

Posted on 28 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

After four seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans, it looks like Ryan Anderson will find himself a new team in free agency, with the Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings and Washington Wizards interested in signing him. More

Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin Options Narrowed Down; Quick Decision Coming?

Posted on 28 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

The closer we get to free agency, the likelier it seems that Jeremy Lin won’t re-sign with the Charlotte Hornets, and that he might make up his decision about his next team very soon. More

Al Horford Free Agency

NBA Rumors – Lakers, Celtics, Heat, Rockets, Hawks, Wizards, Pistons & Magic Interested in Signing Al Horford

Posted on 26 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

While he’s not the first name mentioned in free agency talk and rumors, Al Horford is going to be a big addition for someone, unless he chooses to stay with the Atlanta Hawks. Among those looking to sign the veteran big man are the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics, Miami Heat, Houston Rockets, Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic and Detroit Pistons. More