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Rockets Trade: Toney Douglas, Cole Aldrich and Patrick Peterson
Rockets Receive (From Sacramento): Thomas Robinson, Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt
Analysis: The Houston Rockets have just added a potential go-to post scorer in Robinson, who was just the fifth overall pick in last summer’s draft. He has a nifty jump shot and solid post moves and is a fantastic rebounder and should become a double-double threat very soon, if given minutes. They absolutely stole him from the Kings. Yes they gave up a their starting power forward in Patterson, but Robinson has the potential to be a huge upgrade, when he gets settled in Houston over the next year or so. Toney Douglas gave them solid offense and Aldrich was a solid defender, but they received a needed perimeter scorer in Garcia and a solid prospect in Honeycutt, as well as a pick, so those players a wash. This was an incredible trade for the Rockets, just becuase of Robinson. He was completely misused in Sacramento and could be a b...
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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...
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...
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...
Tweet Granted Jeremy Lin hasn’t been in the NBA a long time, just 120 games, but at some point during his 3,064 minutes played you’d think he would have gotten angry enough at a non-call or done something to warrant a technical foul, right? Wrong. During the Houston Rockets’ 122-119 victory over the Oklahoma [...]
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Same night as he scores 46 for Rockets
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 Houston Rockets ended up beating the Oklahoma City Thunder by 3 points. James Harden finished with 46 points on 14-of-19 shooting and this half court ‘shot’ to end the third quarter. It was a half-court shot as Harden pulled up and squared to the basket. Cold blooded shot and game against his former team.
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...
The Suns have acquired Marcus Morris from the Rockets for a future second round pick.
Oklahoma City Thunder (39-14 16-10 A) at Houston Rockets (29-26, 18-8 H) AT Where: The Toyata Center – Houston, TX When: 7:00 pm TV: FS Oklahoma (679 Directv, 37 Cox, 754 AT&T U-Verse, 416 Dish) Online Stream: Here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: OKC favored by 3 . O/U – 215.0 Projected [...]
First trade ahead of the trading deadline.
Sacramento has traded forward Thomas Robinson to the Houston Rockets, league source tells Y Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 21, 2013
The Rockets will send Patrick Patterson, Cole Aldrich and Toney Douglas to the Kings for Thomas Robinson, sources tell Y!
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 21, 2013
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...