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NBA Rumors – Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry Only Need a Few Minutes

Posted on 29 Dec, 2015, by in NBA

One of the most frustrating things about the Golden State Warriors and Stephen Curry is how only two or three minutes of good basketball from them turns an entire games around and finishes it. Frustrating to their opponents that is. More

Omri Casspi is the Secret to Success for DeMarcus Cousins & the Sacramento Kings

Posted on 6 Nov, 2014, by in NBA

Returning to the team his NBA career began at, Omri Casspi has a very important job on the Sacramento Kings sideline – fixing the headband DeMarcus Cousins uses in order for the team’s star to be focused completely on basketball and not worry about the little stuff. More

Houston Rockets – Dwight Howard at his Best Without Jeremy Lin & James Harden

Posted on 22 Dec, 2013, by in NBA

If anyone still wondered about Dwight Howard being able to carry a team on his back without any outside help, his performance in the 114-97 win over the Detroit Pistons was a satisfying answer, having no James Harden to keep the ball away for him, while Jeremy Lin comes closer to a return, partially because Patrick Beverley broke his arm. More

Houston Rockets – Jeremy Lin and James Harden Not Always Needed

Posted on 30 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

With Jeremy Lin out for the next couple of weeks, there were those worried about the return of James Harden, which would mean too much selfish basketball for the Houston Rockets. Instead, they got a very dormant display from the team’s biggest star, while the right kind of style prevailed against the helpless Brooklyn Nets, as Chandler Parsons continued his excellent season with some big help from Omri Casspi, Francisco Garcia and Aaron Brooks coming off the bench. More

Houston Rockets – Jeremy Lin Doesn’t Have to Be Great For Them to Win

Posted on 26 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

Things aren’t as simple for the Houston Rockets without James Harden, but it does allow them to be more creative. Omer Asik playing the entire fourth quarter instead of Dwight Howard, Jeremy Lin sitting down for most of it while Omri Casspi and Chandler Parsons lead the team on huge surge to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 93-86. More

Houston Rockets – James Harden & Dwight Howard Take Off Without Jeremy Lin

Posted on 6 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

The Houston Rockets didn’t need any help from Jeremy Lin as they got back to winning with a 116-101 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, which was mostly about James Harden and Dwight Howard abusing their opponents by taking advantage of a weak defense and an even worse or non existent inside presence. More

Houston Rockets – Jeremy Lin & James Harden Need a Focused Dwight Howard

Posted on 5 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

The undefeated start for the Houston Rockets is over as Dwight Howard gathered too many fouls early on, James Harden went into his selfish mode and Jeremy Lin struggled to put the pieces together after such a horrendous start from the team. More

Houston Rockets – James Harden & Dwight Howard Don’t Need Jeremy Lin

Posted on 2 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

While Jeremy Lin was back in the lineup for the Houston Rockets, the team didn’t need too influential of a performance from him, leaning mostly on James Harden, leading the way to a 113-105 win over the Dallas Mavericks, while Dwight Howard contributed more in the rebounding and defense department. More

Jeremy Lin is Better For James Harden & Dwight Howard

Posted on 25 Oct, 2013, by in NBA

If preseason is an indication of anything, than Kevin McHale still doesn’t know what to do about his starting point guard position, giving Patrick Beverly the start in the final game while Jeremy Lin came off the bench, although it’s quite obvious when both of them are on the floor that James Harden and Dwight Howard will benefit from Lin playing as much as possible next to the two stars. More

Houston Rockets – The Jeremy Lin & James Harden Experience

Posted on 13 Oct, 2013, by in NBA

Despite Dwight Howard being the most recognized name and face on the Houston Rockets, it’s not going to be about him all the time, as the team played in Taiwan, the latest stop on their preseason tour, it was the backcourt’s turn, James Harden and especially Jeremy Lin due to the crowd’s demand, that made all the difference. More