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5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
Johnny Manziel finds out the perks of being a Heisman winner after going into the Houston Rockets locker room and meeting former Sixth Man of the Year James Harden. I guess being a 20 year old freshman at Texas A&M isn’t so bad after all.
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How good can James Harden be?credit: bleacherreport.com
In late October Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey traded, then signed James Harden to a maximum contract. Given the 5 year $80 million deal, Morey thinks the bearded wonder has the capability to be a superstar. But will he be?
Tough call, but let’s try to project.
On Oklahoma City, Harden was the steadying force to Russell Westbrook’s...
HOUSTON -- With each display of simultaneous excellence, Rockets guards James Harden and Jeremy Lin inch closer to silencing those critics who've spent this season questioning whether the tandem can coexist. Harden and Lin combined for 51 points in the Rockets' 125-103 win over the Philadelphia 76ers Wednesday night at Toyota Center. After posting 50 points on Monday...
James Harden had 33 points and seven assists to lead the Houston Rockets to a 125-103 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
Harden topped 20 points for the seventh straight game to send the 76ers to their fifth straight loss. He made 17 of 18 free throws, including six in the fourth quarter, as Houston improved to 9-2 in its last 11 home games.
Toney Douglas heated...
Jeremy Lin is still must-see TV in New York.
Lin's first trip back to New York since signing with the Houston Rockets resulted in MSG Network's highest-rated Knicks game of the season, according to the network.
The Rockets' 109-96 victory Monday drew a 4.77 rating, MSG said Tuesday. That's well above the 3.41 average rating for the first 18 games of the season....
Prior to Houston’s 109-96 victory over the Knicks on Monday night at Madison Square Garden, New York head coach Mike Woodson candidly expressed his opinion that Jeremy Lin abandoned Gotham to play point guard for the Rockets. The 24-year-old Lin, … Continue reading →
There are good passes and then there are passes that Houston Rockets guard James Harden was able to accomplish during last night's Rockets/76ers game.Check out this pass that Harden drops to Greg Smith as it goes between-the-legs of Philadelphia center Spencer Hawes:
As the old saying goes: It’s good to be a Heisman Trophy winner.
Ok, so maybe that isn’t an old saying at all. But in terms of the Heisman’s newest fraternity member, Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel, that certainly appears to be the case.
Since Manziel took home the award less than two weeks ago, it truly has been a whirlwind ride for the redshirt freshman from...
The Rockets continue to believe that James Harden and Jeremy Lin will develop better chemistry over time.
Lin’s first trip back to New York since signing with the Houston Rockets resulted in MSG Network’s highest-rated Knicks game of the season, according to the network.
The Rockets’ 109-96 victory Monday drew a 4.77 rating, MSG said Tuesday. That’s well above the 3.41 average rating for the first 18 games of the season.
The Houston Rockets' new backcourt hasn't been the perfect fit, but it was hard to tell in the last game.
James Harden and Jeremy Lin will try to keep that momentum going on Wednesday night when the Rockets host the slumping Philadelphia 76ers.
The addition of Harden from Oklahoma City and Lin from New York brought plenty of star power to Houston, but blending their talents...
Jeremy Lin of the Houston Rockets gets his revenge by sweeping the New York Knicks who let Jeremy Lin go to Houston this past offseason.
He scored 22 points to go along with 8 assists, 4 rebounds and 2 steals on the night against the Knicks in Madison Square Garden.
In all honesty, If Carmelo Anthony wasn't injured and didn't miss this game for some unknown reason....
Thank you to Mark Divine for sending this in:
To get fans in the mood for Christmas Day basketball, the NBA has teamed up with ESPN to create a commercial featuring Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, James Harden and Jason Kidd singing "Jingle Bells", featuring customized basketball-themed lyrics.
It's good to see Harden get into the holiday spirit, as he missed out on singing "I Have a Little Dreidel" with...
The Minnesota Twins have signed pitcher Rich Harden to a minor-league deal with an invite to Spring Training, the team announced.
No one really knows what to expect from Harden as he missed all of 2012 with a right shoulder strain. Harden who has no relation to James Harden on the Houston Rockets, has battled injuries his entire career as he has made at least 25 starts only three...