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HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston fans knew the Rockets were on the verge of history against Golden State on Tuesday night, needing one more 3-pointer to set an NBA record.
Warriors coach Mark Jackson wasn't going to let that happen.
The Rockets settled for tying an NBA record and set a franchise mark with 23 3-pointers in a 140-109 win over the Warriors. Houston matched the single-game record for 3s set by Orlando in a win over Sacramento on Jan. 13, 2009.
The Toyota Center crowd realized the outright record was within reach in the final three minutes, chanting "One more 3!" But the Warriors took away Houston's chances of getting it by fouling at the end.
"We're not going to lay down," Jackson said. "If you're going to try to get the record, we're going to stop it."
The Warriors should've employed that plan sooner.
Jeremy Lin sank five 3-pointers, a career high, and Chandler Parsons and James Harden hit four apiece as the Rocket...
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Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut called out the Houston Rockets following the contested game between them.
Eight-year Rocket, Yao Ming, returned to the Toyota Center Tuesday for the first time this season. The 7-footer watched the Rockets shootaround this morning as the team prepared to host the Golden State Warriors. Ming, in his second second full year of retirement, runs a wine business and is going to school for economics and media.
According to Howard Chen, CSN Houston:
Yao was selected...
Houston Rockets big man Omer Asik is dating Miss Ohio…that’s the rumor. Miss Ohio Lindsay Davis who is an American model who has been internationally published in magazines such as Ralph and FHM. The 5’4″ Lakewood native was crowned Miss Ohio U.S. International in 2010, and was also a finalist in the Miss Ohio USA pageant for both 2010 and 2011.
She will throw out a first...
The Houston Rockets tied an NBA record and set a franchise mark with 23 3-pointers in a 140-109 win over Golden State on Tuesday night.
Jeremy Lin sank five 3-pointers, a career high, and Chandler Parsons and James Harden hit four apiece as the Rockets reached a season-high point total. They also tied an NBA record with 14 3-pointers in the first half and dished out a season-high...
One of the big stories last night in the NBA was the Houston Rockets tying the NBA single-game record for three pointers made against the Golden State Warriors.For those of you who didn't get to watch the amazing shooting display, below is a compilation video of the 23 three-pointers that the Rockets made in the game:For anyone wondering whose record the Rockets tied, it was...
The Houston Rockets put on a three point shooting clinic in Houston last night in their 140-109 beatdown of the Golden State Warriors. And when we say “put on a three point shooting clinic”, we mean that Rockets tied the NBA record by hitting 23 three pointers in the game.
Of course, once number 23 went in, the Rockets (and their crowd) were all about hitting number 24 and setting...
Andrew Bogut didn’t shy away from voicing his opinion on the Grizzlies money saving trade with Rudy Gay last week. In an interview with David Aldridge, Bogut called the move ‘scary’ and says he knows Lionel Hollins, who he used to play for, must be very ‘pissed’.
According to NBA.com:
Wow. There’s a can of worms opened on that one. I hate to judge another franchise...
After averaging 18.0 points, 14.3 rebounds, 7.8 assists and helping lead the Warriors to a 4-0 record last week, David Lee was named by the NBA as the Western Conference player of the week.
The accolades are starting to pile up this season for Lee. This is his second time this season earning conference player of the week recognition (third overall) and was named as a reserve to...
The Rockets went off Tuesday night against the Warriors, scoring a staggering 140 points, thanks largely to an NBA-recording-tying 23 3-pointers made. They were gunning for the outright record in the waning minutes of the game, but the Warriors would be damned if they were going to let a record be broken on them.
They fouled hard when a Rocket would attempt a 3, milked the clock...
Warriors point guard Jarrett Jack is questionable for Friday’s contest against the Grizzlies, according to Rusty Simmons of the Chronicle.
Jack didn’t practice Thursday and missed Wednesday’s 119-98 loss to the Thunder with a right shoulder contusion.
Jack has been an anchor off bench this season for the Warriors. But the second unit struggled with production and establishing...
Lee once again proves why he's an All Star