Houston Rockets: Patrick Beverley’s Importance

Houston Rockets: Patrick Beverley’s Importance By Jennifer Fazioli: Lead Writer @ Hoopstuff… Earlier this month I wrote a piece on the impact that injuries to Dwight Howard and Patrick Beverley could have on the Rockets’ playoff success. Both have since returned to the Rockets’ lineup but after Beverley appeared to reinjure the partially torn meniscus during a run-in with...
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Jeremy Lin's fadeaway doesn't come close in Rockets' loss

James Harden's jumper at the buzzer in overtime bounced off the rim in the Houston Rockets' 122-120 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 1 on Sunday. But that wasn't the biggest missed shot of the game. Late in the second quarter, Jeremy Lin tossed up a head-scratching fadeaway that sailed over the backboard. That's not exactly a "Linsanity" moment...
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Jeremy Lin Really, Really, Really Wishes He Had Passed the Ball

Jeremy Lin had an okay game coming off the bench for the Houston Rockets in Game One of their opening round series with the Portland Trail Blazers (14 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assist in 34 minutes), but no matter how well he plays his fails will always attract the most attention. You know--stuff like this shot (can you call it a shot? or is it more of a bad pass to someone in the stands...
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Jeremy Lin shoots jumper over backboard vs Blazers (Video)

Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin took an embarrassingly bad shot during the second quarter of Sunday night's Western Conference playoff series opener against Portland when his 9-foot jump shot went over the backboard.Lin may have rushed his jumper to beat the shot clock, but the Rockets ended up with a violation anyway after his shot went WAY off target.Despite the miss, Lin...
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Rockets’ Patrick Beverley has a sprained right knee and will have an MRI on Monday

image from: The Rockets received some troubling news about their point guard Patrick Beverley. It turns out he has sprained his right knee and he will have to undergo an MRI on Monday. Back in March he tore the meniscus in his right knee and opted to not have surgery on it. Therein lies the concern. If his meniscus has been re-damaged, odds are good that he’s done...
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Jeremy Lin shoots ball over backboard during Rockets-Blazers game one

We’ve posted some pretty bad shots over the years here on That NBA Lottery Pick and during tonight’s Blazers-Rockets game one, we had a notable one from Jeremy Lin. With the shot-clock running down in the second quarter, Lin was forced to take a shot and well, the ball doesn’t exactly get anywhere near the rim: It’s okay, Jeremy. There will always be Linsanity! *** Lin shoots...
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Jeremy Lin Shoots Jump Shot Over Backboard (Video)

In the first game of their playoff matchup against the Portland Trailblazers, Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin shot a pull up jumper and let’s just say it was a little bit off. Don’t fret Lin master. It happens to the best of us.
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Rockets looking to make room for Carmelo Anthony?

According to ESPN, the Houston Rockets are confident that they can make the moves necessary in order to sign upcoming free agent Carmelo Anthony. In order to free up enough cap space, the Rockets would have to trade Omer Asik and/or Jeremy Lin. With the NBA’s salary cap projected to rise $5 million, the Rockets have […]The post Rockets Confident About Signing Carmelo Anthony...
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Jeremy Lin Foundation Creates Heartwarming Video Titled ‘Lost for Words’

Jeremy Lin, the Houston Rockets point guard, and The Jeremy Lin Foundation, created this touching video telling the story of Ka Nyaw. Via the YouTube description: This film was inspired by the true story a young Burmese refugee who overcomes his challenges and fears with the help of a dedicated mentor who invests the time and energy into helping him. In turn, he pays it forward...
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Linsanity: The Jeremy Lin Movie Is Worth Watching

Photo Credit: AsianWeek We had finally watched the Jeremy Lin movie, called ‘Linsanity’. The film is about a talented Asian basketball player who had amazing ability on the court, but never received the credit he deserved. The movie discusses in full detail, Lin’s trials and tribulations, his family, and the rugged tunnel he walked through on his way to stardom in the NBA....
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