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James Harden talked about how he has already begun recruiting future free agents to come and play with him on the Houston Rockets:
“I’ve been starting that recruiting process. Not one player is going to go win a championship. Nowadays you need two or even more. I’ve definitely started the recruiting process. We need more guys to come over here, so we can win. But, for right now we are going to stick with the pieces we have and try to run with that.”
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When the Houston Rockets visit the AT&T Center to play the San Antonio Spurs, the matchup of the game will between familiar foes: Manu Ginobili (El Contusion) and James Harden (The Beard).
This matchup will pit Houston's starting shoot guard against San Antonio's reserve two guard, but that doesn't mean Manu Ginobili doesn't play an important part on the Spurs...
Earlier in the week, Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant called out teammate Pau Gasol and said that he needs to “put on his big boy pants.” Needless to say, the entire Lakers team has not played well, and it isn’t just Gasol that has had a hard time adjusting to all the new pieces and [...]
A couple of days ago, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant was quoted by media members telling Pau Gasol to put on his "big boy pants".Well, it appears that Gasol and the Lakers forgot their "big boy pants" as they blew a 13-point lead in a loss to the Houston Rockets on Tuesday.During the Houston radio telecast of the game, announcer Craig Ackerman celebrated...
Houston Rockets radio announcer Craig Ackerman unleashed this candidate for call of the year as the Rockets defeated the Lakers 107-105 in Houston Tuesday night. Los Angeles blew a 13 point 4th Quarter lead and Kobe Bryant missed a 3 to win in the dying seconds. Ackerman jubilantly exclaimed:
"The game is over! The game is over! The Lakers have just pooped their...
Quote of the night goes to Houston Rockets radio voice Craig Ackerman with the epic call at the end of the Rockets’ game against the Los Angeles Lakers. After losing to the Magic, Kobe Bryant said the struggling Pau Gasol needed to “put on his big boy pants”. After giving up a 17 point lead, the Houston Rockets defeated the Lakers and Ackerman proclaimed, “The Lakers...
The radio voice of the Houston Rockets, Craig Ackerman, added insult to injury with his call after the final buzzer of last nights game. The last few seconds were a frenzy and the Lakers came up short 107-105, but the real story here is Ackerman. Kicking the Lakers while they are down, he drops one of the best lines we’ve ever heard from an NBA radio guy.
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This is as good as it gets, and mostly because it is true. On Tuesday night the Rockets came back to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-105 after the Lakeshow blew a 13 -point lead in the fourth quarter. As the game was ending, Houston Rockets radio announcer Craig Ackerman went directly in on the Lakers referencing Kobe Bryant’s words for Pau Gasol earlier this week.
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The Houston Rockets still can't get the job done on the road.
It's been a far different story at home.
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Toney Douglas had a season-high 22 points and Greg Smith added a
career-best 21 to help the Houston Rockets overcome a tough outing
by James Harden and rally for a 107-105 win over the Los Angeles
Lakers on Tuesday night.