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The Rockets continue to believe that James Harden and Jeremy Lin will develop better chemistry over time.

Projecting James Harden’s Superstar Potential

How good can James Harden be?credit: 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...

Lin's return is highest-rated Knicks game on MSG

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....

Houston's Harden, Lin scorch Sixers

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...

Johnny Manziel and James Harden strike the Heisman pose

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.

Jeremy Lin Gives Knicks’ MSG Highest Ratings Of Season

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. via ESPN

Rockets 125, 76ers 103

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...

Knicks head coach Mike Woodson says Asian-American phenomenon Jeremy Lin abandoned Gotham

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 →

76ers-Rockets Preview

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’s Performance Against Knicks Suggests He Will Improve As He Gets More Comfortable in Houston

Jeremy Lin embraced Tyson Chandler, yukked it up with Amar’e Stoudemire and soaked in an ovation from the fans. Lin’s return to New York was all love before tip-off, and it was clear he still feels comfortable in the place where he set the world on fire for 25 glorious games last season. Fond memories are only so strong, though. Once the game began, the cheers for Lin mixed with...

Johnny Manziel hangs with James Harden

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...

NBA stars Griffin, Paul, Harden and Kidd sing 'Jingle Bells' (Video)

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 Starting Lineup: Knicks Pick, Roll, And Dunk Nets To Death

To say that the Nets had some trouble containing the pick-and-roll in their 100-86 loss to the Knicks would be a pretty massive understatement.  Tyson Chandler, who converted 7 of 11 field goal attempts, scored 16 of the easiest points you’ll ever see as he slammed lob after lob from Raymond Felton, who had absolutely no trouble getting the ball to his big man.  When’s the...

Knicks Gearing Up to Bounce Back Against Nets

After a disheartening defeat to Jeremy Lin, Toney Douglas, and the new-look Houston Rockets, the Knicks will look to avenge their first home court loss, against the Nets on Wednesday.The two teams have already begun to have a heated inner-city rivalry, so far splitting the season series at one a piece. While Brooklyn shocked New York with a commanding loss earlier in the year, Jason...

Twins sign Rich Harden

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...

While We’re Waiting… Trade warriors

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at “The final chapter was still filled with euphoric moments, though. Victories over Michigan will never be diminished around these parts. But two more wins during the 2012...
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