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Chris Paul, James Harden party it up at Kendrick Lamar concert (VIDEO)

The Rockets upgraded their backcourt in the offseason by trading for Chris Paul, who will now play alongside James Harden, likely giving opposing defenses fits. But for now, being that it’s still the offseason, rather than hooking up for buckets on the court, the two are doing some team-building and getting to know one another, off of it. CP3 posted a snap of him and Harden at...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden says he’ll stay in Houston ‘forever’

James Harden doesn’t see himself going anywhere. At a press conference to officially announce his record setting contract, Harden made it clear that he wants to bring the Houston Rockets a championship and finish his career with the organization.“I know where home is,” Harden said, per Tim MacMahon of ESPN. “I know where I want to be. I know where I want to retire ultimately...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden gushes over Chris Paul: 'Makes you step up your game even more'

James Harden and Chris Paul practiced together in Las Vegas with their teammates last week. And despite plenty of naysayers who wonder how they’ll coexist, the Houston Rockets guards are getting along famously already.Harden gushed with positivity about the experience, per ESPN’s John Weinfuss, saying it went “really good.”“Going into the workouts, Harden knew how smart...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike D’Antoni on James Harden and Chris Paul: 'Their synergy is going to be great'

Mike D’Antoni, like much of the NBA community, is currently in Las Vegas to watch NBA Summer League action. D’Antoni, this past season’s NBA Coach of the Year, took some time to chat with NBA TV’s Dennis Scott.Naturally, the interview progressed to a question about Chris Paul, the recently added Rockets point guard, and how he’ll fit with MVP finalist James Harden. Paul...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Paul has great reaction to James Harden’s contract extension

James Harden agreed to a massive contract extension on Saturday and his new back court mate had a great reaction upon hearing the news.To say Harden’s extension is lucrative would be a bit of an understatement. It’s the largest in NBA history. Like many in the basketball world, Chris Paul took to social media to react. Here’s what he had to say. When it was announced Paul was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Paul has perfect response to James Harden landing record deal

Chris Paul and James Harden are brand new teammates after the point guard landed in Houston to play with the Rockets next season.In the light of the news that Harden landed an NBA record contract extension (crazy details here), Paul had the perfect response. This tweet is laced with awesomeness. First off, clearly Paul isn’t jealous (much). Instead, he’s happy for Harden, which...
Via Sportsnaut
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets join the arms race

Just a few days before free agency started, the Houston Rockets made headlines by acquiring All-Star point guard Chris Paul from the Los Angeles Clippers. This is a big acquisition for Houston, as the NBA has firmly transitioned into a superstars league. However, the move might look better now than it does when the Rockets have to play this out, given the style of both Paul and Houston’s...
Via The Sports Quotient
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike D’Antoni cracks Knicks joke after winning Coach of the Year

Leave it to Mike D’Antoni to show a sense of humor upon winning NBA’s Coach of the Year award.D’Antoni was announced as the winner of NBA’s Coach of the Year award Monday during the league’s awards show in New York on TNT. When he began his acceptance speech, D’Antoni started out with a joke about his Knicks tenure. “I never thought I would be in New York and have to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Rockets plan to offer Harden extension this summer

James Harden is still under contract with the Houston Rockets for at least two more seasons, but the team is already looking to sign the star guard to an extension.Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Rockets are planning to offer Harden a contract extension this summer that would tack an additional four years onto his current deal. Since Harden was a unanimous...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 20, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: James Harden, Travis Scott collaborate in new ‘ Way Back’ music video

Musicians are now beginning to have athletes star in their music videos, and it’s kind of weird. The end result is the videos can last up to approximately seven or eight minutes — which is way too long — and the content in them just seems forced and awkward.That was certainly the case in Rob Gronkowski’s collaboration with 3LAU in a recent video, and now we have another instance...
Via The Sports Daily
May 31, 2017  |  Discuss

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