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Back on Wednesday, the fine folks at Arizona State decided to celebrate one of their former men's basketball stars in current Houston Rockets guard James Harden.
The University decided to hold a special "beard bandana night" during the Sun Devils game against Washington State and below is a just a few photos from the night with students wearing the beard bandanas:
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HOUSTON James Harden had the audacity to act normal Wednesday night. He just came out of the shower, got dressed, gave his beard a good once over with his palm and acted like he wasn't walking away from a building he just burned to the ground.
"That's how I play," he said after Houston's 122-119 win over Oklahoma City. "If you watch, all 50 games that...
HONORING AN ALUM
Same night as he scores 46 for Rockets
The Houston Rockets faced off against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night. Former Thunder star James Harden had an outstanding game scoring a career high 46 points including seven-3-pointers and this buzzer beating half court shot.
The Rockets were playing short handed after discovering Less than 30 minutes before tip-off, that the Rockets traded Cole Aldrich, Toney Douglas...
Making a deal at the trade deadline can seem like a good idea on paper, but there’s no telling what swapping players will do to ever-important team chemistry.
The Houston Rockets may be finding that out the hard way.
At 30-26, the Rockets looked pretty good with the trade deadline approaching — until a Wednesday night, six-player deal dismantled a good chunk of the squad that...
Tweet Unless they’re Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard, NBA players sometimes develop bonds with their teammates. They spend a lot of time together practicing and on the road and form friendships with one another. Apparently that’s the case with the Houston Rockets, as Jeremy Lin said he didn’t feel like playing after the Rockets traded [...]
Jeremy Lin returns to New York City Friday night and — even though his Rockets will be playing the Nets in Brooklyn — the the former Madison Square Garden exile will make his appearance at Barclays Center in a foul mood — and with a healthier heart.
After receiving his first technical foul for arguing with a referee Wednesday, the former Knicks star tweeted his anger about...
The Houston Rockets are on a roll as of late and they were up to much of the same when they defeated the Brooklyn Nets Friday night. Of course, one particular highlight revolves around point guard Jeremy Lin as he distributed a few pretty assists just like this no-look pass to Donatas Motiejunas. This assist is the second [...]The post Jeremy Lin’s No-Look Pass to Donatas...
HOUSTON -- Thomas Robinson is in,while Marcus Morrisand Patrick Patterson areout in Houston, as part of a reported three-way deal that also involved the Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings.
The move reunites twin brothers Marcus and Markieff Morris in Phoenix, and Marcus was swapped for Robinson, his former teammate at Kansas. Houston also sentPatterson, Toney Douglas and Cole Aldrich...
Matt Moore of CBS Sports is reporting that the Houston Rockets have acquired the 2012 NBA Draft’s fifth overall pick, Thomas Robinson, in a six-player trade. The entire trade was Robinson, Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt and a second-round pick for forward Patrick Patterson, center Cole Aldrich, Toney Douglas, and cash. This is the first big move as we approach the deadline...
After selecting Thomas Robinson with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2012 draft, the Sacramento Kings already have him on the move., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/kings-deal-away-no-5-pick-robinson-to-rockets
The Suns have acquired Marcus Morris from the Rockets for a future second round pick.
Sometimes things don’t happen exactly like you expect, especially in the NBA.
1. Nets can’t beat good teams. (Four straight wins over teams at or above .500)
2. Pacers are a poor offensive team. (Drop 125 on New York Knicks)
3. Warriors are one of the more dangerous teams in the West. (Six straight blowout losses)
4. On the Rockets instead of the Thunder, James Harden will struggle...
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We have gotten our first trade after All-Star break, as the trade deadline nears in less than 24 hours. According to Yahoo! Sports’ Adian Wojnarowski, the Houston Rockets have acquired power forward Thomas Robinson from the Sacramento Kings in a three-way deal on Wednesday night.
In addition, the Rockets have sent Patrick Patterson, Toney...
The Rockets acquired the 5th-overall pick in this past summer's Draft, Thomas Robinson, from the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night for a package built around Patrick Patterson
When: 7:30 PM: Friday, February 22nd, 2013
Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY
TV: YES Network
UPDATE: Due to plantar fascitis, Joe Johnson won't play this evening, missing...