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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

Mike D'Antoni

Jeremy Lin, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Mike D’Antoni? It’s Not Going to Work

Posted on 31 May, 2016, by in NBA

If the only two choices Jeremy Lin has in the upcoming free agency involve the Houston Rockets and someone else, he needs to go as far from Houston as possible. The Mike D’Antoni hiring and factor isn’t enough. James Harden is still king of the ring there, and until Daryl Morey is fired, his influence might be diminished, but never gone. More

Jeremy Lin, Mike D'Antoni

Jeremy Lin, Houston Rockets, James Harden & the Mike D’Antoni Factor

Posted on 23 May, 2016, by in NBA

While there’s an assumption that Jeremy Lin going wherever Mike D’Antonio goes will be great for his career, his former head coach taking the Houston Rockets job doesn’t mean he should follow him. Not while there’s James Harden on that team. More

James Harden

NBA Rumors – Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets, James Harden Isolated, Dwight Howard Leaving

Posted on 28 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

The Golden State Warriors move on to the conference semifinals, not bothered for a moment by the Houston Rockets despite the facing elimination stuff. James Harden looked like he’s trying to do it on his own, Dwight Howard played his final game for the team, and a messy, ugly season ends for them without even putting up a fight. More

Stephen Curry

Warriors vs Rockets, Game 4: James Harden Wants Attention, Stephen Curry Stealing It

Posted on 24 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

After the Houston Rockets finally won a game in their playoff series with the Golden State Warriors, most of the talk was about the officials. In game 4, it’ll be about the return of Stephen Curry after missing two games. More

James Harden beard comb

James Harden Beard Comb Makes Perfect Sense

Posted on 23 Apr, 2016, by in Miscellaneous

Big, busy beards aren’t easy to take care of. There’s an upkeep price to take in the form of combing them. For that you need a beard comb. And what’s better than having James Harden on the comb? More

Warriors beat Rockets

NBA Playoffs – Golden State Warriors Have Klay Thompson & Andre Iguodala to Cover for Their Injured MVP

Posted on 19 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

The glimmer of hope the Houston Rockets had of turning their playoff series with the Golden State Warriors around was whisked away with a loss in game 2 despite not facing Stephen Curry. Turns out Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala and the others can handle themselves just fine. More

James Harden, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson

NBA Rumors – Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry & Draymond Green Have the Perfect Playoff Opponent

Posted on 17 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

The worst thing about the series between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets for those who want to see two-sided affairs in the NBA playoffs is that the Rockets are exactly what the Warriors eat up for breakfast when they’re thinking about their ideal opponent. More