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Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey joined MaD Radio to discuss the enormous free agent acquisition of Dwight Howard the Rockets championship expectations and an update on the Terrance Jones situation.
The NBA season is fast approaching and the Houston Rocketâs GM has high hopes for the two time NBA Champion franchise for the 2013-2014 season.
âI think there are probably at least three teams better than us if not moreâ Morey said about the chances of winning a championship this season. âUntil youâre going into a season felling like you are the top one or two I think itâs and we havenât really accomplished anything I think itâs hard to talk about âhey weâre one of the favorites to win the championship.â But I do think we go in with a chance where as we havenât in the last few years.â
So of those three or more teams ahead of the Rockets right now who are they? Mike Meltser tossed out the Miami Heat Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs to Morey.
âI think those three I would sa
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All the changes over the past two years on the Rockets' roster have some fans thinking the Rockets are on their way to another championship.
And that includes former Rocket and Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon who is buying into the return of Clutch City, especially with the 'deadly' duo of Jeremy Lin and Dwight Howard leading the way.
"Just the little offense I saw...
Dwight Howard left Hollywood this offseason for .... China?
The Houston Rockets' center, along with New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and NBA Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen, star in the new Chinese film "Amazing" about a virtual reality basketball video game.
But this was no secret mission for the NBA stars. The league announced in 2010 it was teaming...
There's a price for everything, and James Harden will shave his signature beard if he gets the right offer.
But it's not about getting some extra cash in his pocket.
The Houston Rockets guard told TMZ he would only consider cutting it off if for a charity of his choice.
How much would it take?
According to TMS, Harden says it would have to raise at least 80,000.
Expectations are pretty lofty in H-town these days for obvious reasons.
Darryl Morey pulled off the unthinkable this off-season by convincing superstar Dwight Howard to leave the bright lights of Los Angeles to join the Rockets. While the duo of James Harden and Dwight Howard looks very scary on paper, Morey is keeping everything in perspective.
Morey spoke with a radio station about...
Anticipation is at an all time high in Houston for the upcoming NBA season. With James Harden and company being joined Dwight Howard expectations are certainly going to be high. After the way the team played without the big man last year that comes as no shock.
And perhaps since we all know how Dwight Howard likes getting a little attention here and there it should come as...
Just when you thought that Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey had enough on his plate, it appears that Daryl has decided to join the board of directors of Major League Gaming.
Major League Gaming currently holds major video game tournaments through out America in such games as Call of Duty, Halo, and StarCraft.
It appears that Moreyâs involvement will be helping to build...
Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey has effectively bolstered his teams' talent over the past year or so, and now has his sights on joining the upper echelon of NBA teams this very season.
On a recent radio show, Morey spoke on several subjects, including the other NBA teams he believes his Rockets will be chasing in the 2013-14 season.
"âI think there...
In Orlando for much of the 2012 season, the focus was on Dwight Howard. He wanted the glitz, glamor and pressure that would come from playing in a big market. One of his hardest working teammates was not someone many paid attention to. Would anyone care if he too wanted to remain on a team with some relevance and thrived in those pressure situations?
Nobody cared. This was J...
To be honest, betting lines/odds are usually in flux and before the 2013/14 NBA season has even started, betting websites have already put odds on who will win the NBA championship.
The fine folks over at Bovada Sportsbook have the Miami Heat as the favorites with 19/10 odds but the most surprising part was the area where the Los Angeles Lakers were place.
The Lakers were given 33...
Gary Bassing/Orlando Magic
The Orlando Magic Youth Foundation announced it raised $17,000 from the 25th Anniversary Garage Sale the Orlando Magic held at RDV Sportsplex on Saturday. The McCormick Foundation matched all proceeds raised at the event at 50 cents for every dollar, meaning the event raised more than $11,000 in merchandise sold.
It was an incredible event with...