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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

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

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

Ryan Anderson, Markieff Morris

NBA Rumors – Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Pelicans Ryan Anderson for Markieff Morris Trade on the Horizon?

Posted on 8 Jan, 2016, by in NBA

Maybe the two most disappointing teams in the Western conference this season are the Phoenix Suns and New Orleans Pelicans. In order to make things better, we might see a trade between them, with Markieff Morris and Ryan Anderson going in opposite directions. More

Spurs Lose

San Antonio Spurs – Champions in an Actual Crisis?

Posted on 27 Dec, 2014, by in NBA

The San Antonio Spurs can’t seem to get out of their rut, losing 97-90 to the New Orleans Pelicans, their sixth in the last seven games, finding it very difficult to contain Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson. More

Pelicans beat Cavaliers

Cleveland Cavaliers – LeBron James Return Thwarted by Awful Defending

Posted on 13 Dec, 2014, by in NBA

A huge night from LeBron James and Anthony Davis leaving the game early didn’t help the Cleveland Cavaliers hide their defensive problems, losing 119-114 to the New Orleans Pelicans, enjoying excellent performances from Tyreke Evans and the hot hand of Ryan Anderson. More

LeBron James

Cleveland Cavaliers – LeBron James & Big Three Starting to Meet Expectations

Posted on 11 Nov, 2014, by in NBA

Naturally, David Blatt isn’t happy with his team’s defense, but the Cleveland Cavaliers, led by a triple double from LeBron James and big nights for Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love are finally building a winning streak, beating the New Orleans Pelicans 118-111 and possibly finding the rhythm and ability they were expected to play with when this whole ambitious project was put together. More

Greg Monroe

NBA Rumors – New Orleans Pelicans & Detroit Pistons Interested in Greg Monroe for Ryan Anderson Trade

Posted on 17 Jun, 2014, by in NBA

While the New Orleans Pelicans seem to be a team on the rise, looking for that one additional piece to make them into a playoff team, the Detroit Pistons are more open to a bigger kind of change. The Pelicans are interested in Greg Monroe as a front court piece to take them over the threshold, although it might cost them the excellent shooting of Ryan Anderson. More

Jrue Holiday

New Orleans Pelicans – Jrue Holiday a Triple Overtime Hero

Posted on 3 Dec, 2013, by in NBA

Not a lot of people are giving the New Orleans Pelicans much of a chance to stay in reach of a playoff spot while Anthony Davis is out injured, but Jrue Holiday with the game-winning basket and Ryan Anderson with the best performance of his career prove that there’s a lot more to this team, leading the way to a 131-128 win over the Chicago Bulls in a triple overtime game. More

2012 NBA Free Agency – The Best Restricted Free Agents

Posted on 2 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

The 2012 NBA free agency period is into its first day, with Steve Nash getting a lucrative offer from the Toronto Raptors while Dwight Howard wants to move to Brooklyn. In the restricted free agent zone, Jeremy Lin stands out as the biggest name (not necessarily the best player), while Roy Hibbert and Eric Gordon stand above the rest as the best players on the board. More