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Chris Paul: ‘I’m happy’ about being in Houston

By: Kelly Cohen | 1 hour ago Chris Paul is on-the-record denying that he wants a trade out of Houston. The Rockets point guard was in Los Angeles over the weekend celebrating the second annual “Go Hoop Day” when he made the comments. The...

NBA Points of Education video proves James Harden’s step-back is legal

Traveling in the NBA has become one of the most confusing violations in all of sports, but it should be the most simple. The Basketball Rule book defines the travel as a violation that occurs once the player...

Harden My Take Episode 30: Russell’s Rockets

Host: Jeremy Brener, Rob Searles Jeremy Brener and Rob Searles discuss the Rockets’ 116-112 win in Russell Westbrook’s first game against his former team, the Oklahoma City Thunder. Harden My Take is on iTunes: Click Here to Download. Click here for the...

Danuel House Jr. back on 3-year, $11.1 million contract

Danuel House Jr. is returning home and will sign a 3-year, $11.1 million contract with the Rockets. Danuel House has agreed to a three-year, $11.1M deal to return to the Houston Rockets, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June...

Rockets 2019-2020 player previews: Eric Gordon

The 2019-2020 NBA season feels like the start of a second chance for Eric Gordon with the Houston Rockets. Yes, that sounds weird to say. In fact, downright confusing. See, Eric Gordon, after spending three very productive, bounce-back career...

Rockets practice report: Mike D’Antoni and James Harden voice concern for preseason turnover woes

After a preseason road trip filled with controversy in the wake of Daryl Morey’s tweet, the Houston Rockets returned home to take the court for an early morning practice session on Sunday, inside the Toyota Center’s practice facility. Although...

Chicago Bulls waive Carmelo Anthony, make 10-time All-Star a free agent

Carmelo Anthony has been waived by the Chicago Bulls, making the 10-time All-Star forward a free agent. The Bulls acquired Anthony from Houston on Jan. 21 with the intention of trading him prior to the Feb. 7 deadline or letting...

Report: Rockets to bring back Terrence Jones

The Houston Rockets and Terrence Jones saga is an interesting one. It’s not interesting in the sense that it’s fun or enticing or even that there are emotional stakes at hand. No, it’s interesting in the sense that there...

Rockets take care of business against Bulls, win third straight

The Houston Rockets did what they had to do Saturday night in the Windy City, defeating the lowly Chicago Bulls by a final score of 117-94. The Rockets sleepwalked their way through this one, their third victory in a...

Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder game preview

The obvious storyline tonight is Chris Paul’s return to Houston. Since Coty covered that earlier this weekend, I’ll strongly suggest that you read his piece on the subject, as it perfectly captures what this game means after James Harden...

Houston Rockets discussing Carmelo Anthony future with the team

The Houston Rockets and Carmelo Anthony are discussing his role with the team and how the franchise and the 10-time All-Star forward still might be able to proceed together for the rest of the season. Talks are ongoing, the sources...

Daryl Morey, Chris Paul push back on trade rumors

By: Kelly Cohen | 9 minutes ago Reports that the Houston Rockets are a disaster in every sense of the word seem to have not slowed down in recent weeks. Most recently, Yahoo Sports reported that the relationship between stars Chris Paul and...

Rockets waive three players, cut roster down to 15

The Rockets’ final 15 is now in place after the waiving of three players last night. The recently signed Matur Maker, former Phoenix Suns big man Ray Spalding and St. John’s undrafted rookie Shamorie Ponds were waived last night as...

Harden My Take episode 27: Launching into training camp

Host: Jeremy Brener, Max Croes Jeremy Brener and Max Croes talk about the Rockets’ expectations heading into training camp for the upcoming season. Harden My Take is on iTunes: Click Here to Download. Click here for the direct RSS feed. Please rate and...

Woj: Rockets open for business on Clint Capela, Eric Gordon, P.J. Tucker

This offseason has been full of rumors and fake news about our Houston Rockets, but when the dirt is coming from Woj, it’s pretty rock-solid, and he’s reporting the Rockets are shopping Clint Capela, Eric Gordon, and P.J. Tucker...

Clint Capela ‘unlikely’ to be traded to Celtics

By: Kelly Cohen | 17 minutes ago When it was reported that the Houston Rockets were making everyone — except James Harden — available via trade, a handful of names and teams were immediately thrown out into the mix. One of those teams...

Rockets sign Thabo Sefolosha to veteran’s minimum deal

The Houston Rockets had a cadre of veterans at their unofficial mini-camp in Vegas, and now it appears at least one of them will be joining the party when official camp starts, as Marc Stein is reporting that the...

Happy 30th birthday to James Harden

It’s the big 3-0 for arguably the second-greatest Houston Rockets player of all time (and let’s be honest, he’s either ranked two or three depending how you rate Moses Malone’s time in H-town), so happy birthday to the bearded...

Rockets fall to Nets in disappointing shooting night in Brooklyn

Kyrie Irving held the ball in his hands with a little under a minute left in the fourth quarter. As he maneuvered his way out of a double team set by P.J. Tucker and Danuel House, Irving knocked down...

Houston Rockets will sign Austin Rivers

Austin Rivers appears to have found a new home after a tumultuous week. According to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle, the Houston Rockets have agreed to sign Rivers after he was waived by the Phoenix Suns. https://twitter.com/Jonathan_Feigen/status/1076911723158949891?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1076911723158949891&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Flarrybrownsports.com%2Fbasketball%2Frockets-sign-austin-rivers%2F477843 That deal is fully...

James Harden scores 22 points, Rockets beat Nuggets

James Harden scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and the Houston Rockets pulled away to beat Denver 109-99 on Tuesday night, sending the Nuggets to a fourth straight loss. James Harden scores 22 points, Rockets beat...