Found November 05, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley will play on Tuesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers for the first time since pulling a muscle under his rib on Oct. 30, according to Jonathan Feigan of the Houston Chronicle. Beverley confirmed that he's suit up and be on the floor during pregame and will surpass his original timetable as a result of the development. The injury to his midsection was originally expected to keep him out 10-14 days, but he has been able to warm up and convince the team medical staff that he's ready to suit up on Tuesday to face a young Blazers squad capable of scoring in bunches.

Report: Howard called cops on LA fan

It's no secret Dwight Howard isn't the most loved guy in Los Angeles. When the Rockets came to town to play the Clippers this week, fans made it clear that he wasn't welcome at Staples Center -- he was booed every time he touched the ball. To top off being blown out by the Clippers, TMZ reported that Howard was hit in the head with a basketball by a fan as he walked...

Weekly Portland Trail Blazers coaching analysis – week 1

A look at Terry Stotts Beginning today, NWSB will be breaking down the previous week’s performance, not by just the players on the Portland Trail Blazers, but by the team’s head coach, Terry Stotts. Each week we’ll look at the good, the bad, the surprising and what we need to see during the coming week. Entering the 2013-14 NBA season, Stotts began his second year with the...

Dwight Howard to cameo on Disney XD’s Mighty Med

In case you don’t get enough of Houston Rockets star Dwight Howard on your television set, he’s coming to the Disney XD kids show “Mighty Med” in a cameo role in tomorrow’s brand new episode. Howard’s appearance will start “Pranksgiving” (a week long prank extravaganza) and below we have a photo/exclusive video from the fine folks over at “The Wrap” of his cameo...

Aldridge Happy Remaining With Blazers, Encouraged By Roster

LaMarcus Aldridge has entered the phase of his career where he can longer be patient on waiting to play for a contending team. The Portland Trail Blazers have upgraded their roster under Neil Olshey, but remain a fringe playoff team. "I'm happy here right now," Aldridge told USA TODAY Sports in an exclusive interview. "I feel like we have a team that can win, that...

WATCH: Dwight Howard rejected by rim on dunk attempt

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was rejected by the rim on a dunk during Monday night's game against the Los Angeles Clippers in the Staples Center.

Dwight Howard Takes Shot at Lakers Fans

Dwight Howard is an interesting character. And if you read between the lines in these statements, he seems to be basically admitting that the spotlight in Los Angeles was just a little too bright for him. D.Howard on life after the Lakers: "Fans are very passionate about their team & unfortunately the Lakers have the […]

James Harden plays defense about as well as he sings (which is poorly) (video)

On Monday, the Los Angeles Clippers put on an offensive clinic, throttling the Houston Rockets by the score of 137-118 at Staples Center. The Clippers scoring a whopping 78 points in the first half alone, a team record. A pretty impressive showing, indeed. Or, it could be argued that the Rockets put on a clinic […]The post James Harden plays defense about as well as he sings (which...

Clippers announcer doesn't f*#%ing agree with bad call

Here's a humorous moment from last night's Clippers-Rockets game that actually doesn't involve Dwight Howard missing a dunk.  Clippers analyst Michael Smith shares his frustration with Doc Rivers over a call going against Los Angeles by mouthing "no f*%#ing way" to the new coach.  While that homerism will probably endear him to Clippers fans across the nation...

Jason Collins Refuses to Play in D-League or Overseas

Jason Collins is still hopeful that he will receive a phone call from an NBA team soon, allowing him to relaunch his career as a professional basketball player. According to ESPN, the 34 year old NBA veteran — who became the first publicly gay professional athlete in North America’s four major team sports – has ruled out the NBA’s Developmental League and playing overseas...

Rockets finish long week with satisfying 116-101 win over Trail Blazers

The Rockets had lost all of one game in a row, but felt like they were reeling. They were blown out in Los Angeles. They needed a big second half comeback in Utah. They had a still tough schedule ahead to finish the week. The Rockets had reached the sort of occasion that James Harden and Dwight Howard are supposed to do what they did Tuesday in the Moda center. They would not let...

McHale tells Howard to ‘get low’

Kevin McHale’s low-post lessons for Dwight Howard have only just begun, but the coach started close to home — his home. The dedicated Minnesota Vikings fan cited the play of All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson. “Just staying low,” Howard said of McHale’s direction. “He always refers to Adrian Peterson and how he runs through different holes in the game. He runs real...

Video: Dwight Howard would do a UFC fight for $10 million

Houston Rockets big man Dwight Howard told UFC commissioner Dana White and teammate Chandler Parsons that he would fight in the Octagon for $10 million.

Lakers-Rockets Preview

James Harden and Dwight Howard have given the Houston Rockets the prolific combo they were hoping for. The Los Angeles Lakers envisioned a similar situation after acquiring Howard before last season, though things didn't work out that way. Howard will face the Lakers for the first time since leaving via free agency in July when the high-scoring Rockets look to extend their...

Chris Paul Shines As Clippers Deliver Rockets 1st Loss

Final Score: Houston Rockets 118, L.A. Clippers 137  Pre-game The bright lights of Los Angeles shined on Dwight Howard once again as the undefeated Houston Rockets took their Hollywood Walk of Fame during a six-day stretch in which they face the Clippers twice and the Lakers once. In a match-up of rising western conference powerhouses, ...The post Chris Paul Shines As Clippers Deliver...

Chris Paul Puts Jeremy Lin On Skates (Video)

Chris Paul puts his handles on display during the third quarter against the Rockets Tuesday night and has Jeremy Lin skating all over the court before going in for the layup: The post Chris Paul Puts Jeremy Lin On Skates (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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