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Dwight Howard finishes fastbreak alley-oop lob from James Harden against Hawks

Well, it seems like Dwight Howard is getting some of that pep and step back after being out injured. Look at him bring down the ball then finish this alley-oop in this fastbreak: But the Rockets lost to those surging Atlanta Hawks, 104-97. It’s a good sign for the Rockets, though, that Dwight is bouncing around like that as he finished with 19 points, 11 rebounds, and five assists...
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Court Vision: Hawks withstand Rockets' charge; Korver sets record

Going inside the Hawks' 104-97 win over the Rockets on Saturday night in Houston. It was their 14th in the last 16 games. THREE-POINT TAKE 1. Hawks match Rockets' response with one of their own In seizing a 16-point lead on the Rockets, the Hawks had certainly cast aside any concerns that they would take a step back after Wednesday's 29-point road win over the Cavaliers (one that...
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Report: Timberwolves trade Corey Brewer to Rockets

The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to trade Corey Brewer to the Houston Rockets, reports Yahoo Sports Adrian Wojnarowski. Minnesota has agreed to trade Corey Brewer to Houston, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 19, 2014 As part of the deal, Houston will send Troy Daniels to Minnesota and acquire Brewer and Ronny Turiaf....
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden scores 41 to pace Rockets past Nuggets in overtime

  James Harden scored 41 points, including eight in overtime, and the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 115-111 on Wednesday night after Arron Afflalo tied the game on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation. Patrick Beverley sealed Houston's seventh win in eight games by hitting four straight free throws in the final 17.8 seconds. Harden had a big game at the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden scores 41, Rockets beat Nuggets in OT

DENVER (AP) James Harden scored 41 points, including eight in overtime, and the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 115-111 on Wednesday night after Arron Afflalo tied the game on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation. Patrick Beverley sealed Houston's seventh win in eight games by hitting four straight free throws in the final 17.8 seconds. Harden had a big game...
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Nuggets come up just short in OT

Houston 115, Denver 111 When: 10:30 PM ET, Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Where: Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado Officials: #60 James Williams, #17 Joe Crawford, #42 Eric Lewis Attendance: 12107 By SportsDirect Inc. Rockets 115, Nuggets 111 (OT): James Harden scored eight of his 41 points in overtime to hand visiting Houston its second win over Denver in as many games. Dwight Howard...
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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Daily Fix — December 17th

James HardenSource: Scott Halleran/Getty Images North America Today’s daily fix features a few players at each position that I highly recommend for today’s 10-game NBA slate along with some breakdowns. There will be both studs who I am confident will deliver huge lines as well as value plays who have a great opportunity to outperform their price. At the end I will list the...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA’s MVP candidates after one quarter of the season

Photo: sports.yahoo.com We are about a quarter of the way through the 2014-15 NBA season and the MVP race is looking pretty wide open so far. Lebron James hasn’t had the most ideal start after returning to Cleveland and Kevin Durant has missed all of November nursing an injury. This has allowed others to gain the attention of fans and make their case for the most valuable NBA...
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Howard returns, Harden gets triple-double in Rockets win

HOUSTON -- Dwight Howard had 26 points and 13 rebounds in his return from injury, James Harden had a triple-double, and the Houston Rockets overcame an early deficit for a 108-96 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night. Howard, who missed the previous 11 games with a strained right knee, also reached a milestone, eclipsing 10,000 rebounds in his career. Harden had 24 points...
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Howard, Harden lead Rockets over Nuggets, 108-96

HOUSTON (AP) Dwight Howard had 26 points and 13 rebounds in his return from injury, James Harden had a triple-double, and the Houston Rockets overcame an early deficit for a 108-96 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night. Howard, who missed the previous 11 games with a strained right knee, also reached a milestone, eclipsing 10,000 rebounds in his career. Harden had 24...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets-Rockets Preview

James Harden posted his highest-scoring game of the season in leading the Houston Rockets to victory their last time out. He may not need to carry as big a load Saturday night with Dwight Howard aiming to return against the visiting Denver Nuggets. The Rockets (17-5) are hoping to have their All-Star center available after an 11-game absence due to soreness in his right knee. Howard...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden Dropped Ben McLemore With Nasty Crossover (Video)

Say what you want about him defensively, but James Harden is playing lights out basketball, while carrying the Rockets in Dwight Howard’s absence. In case you missed it, Harden made Kings guard Ben McLemore fall with this filthy killer crossover. Harden is in another world right now, and his wizardry with the ball is impressive as well.
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James Harden Dropped Ben McLemore With Nasty Crossover (Video)

Say what you want about him defensively, but James Harden is playing lights out basketball, while carrying the Rockets in Dwight Howard’s absence. In case you missed it, Harden made Kings guard Ben McLemore fall with this filthy killer crossover. Harden is in another world right now, and his wizardry with the ball is impressive as well.
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden Made Ben McLeMore Fall With Nasty Cross-Over

James Harden hit a clutch 3-pointer to send Thursday’s game against the Sacramento Kings into overtime, but his highlight of the night came when he dropped Ben McLemore with this cross-over. Harden finished with 44 points and helped the Rockets to the 113-109 win. [Gifdsports] The post James Harden Made Ben McLeMore Fall With Nasty Cross-Over appeared first on Diehardsport.
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James Harden Explodes For 44 Points

Houston Rockets guard James Harden had his league leading scoring abilities on full display against the Kings, dropping a season-high 44 points in a hard fought overtime 113-109 road win. “That was definitely a tough game,” Harden said. “Those guys on the other side definitely fought hard. We fought through it. That’s what we’ve been doing all year. It shouldn’t be a...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Clutch Harden Saves The Day!

  If anyone had any doubts of James Harden being an MVP candidate so far this season, just stop right there, as Thursday night’s 113-109 overtime win in Sacramento solidified his mark. The true mark of an MVP is putting the team on your back, and carrying them to victory no matter how poorly you’ve played, or how short-handed the squad is. While Harden struggled shooting wise...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay Morphs Into Old Rudy Gay As James Harden Beats The Kings All By Himself

The Ghost of Rudy Gay’s Past made a visit to Sacramento Thursday night and the result wasn’t pretty. While inefficient chucking may be in his rear-view mirror, he’s still not totally immune to performances like the ones he was famous for in Memphis and Toronto. Thursday night against the Houston Rockets, Gay turned into Toronto Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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James Harden Leads Houston Rockets To Victory Over Sacramento Kings

James Harden led the Houston Rockets to  a 113-109 victory in overtime over the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night. The Kings led most of the game before Houston came storming back. Harden hit a three pointer with 20 seconds left that tied the game up in regulation at 95-95 before the extra five minute period. Harden finished the game with 44 points, 8 assists, 4 rebounds, 3 steals...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden scores 44 to lead Rockets to win over Kings in OT

  James Harden scored 44 points, including 10 in overtime, and also had eight assists to lead the Houston Rockets over the Sacramento Kings 113-109 on Thursday night. Harden, the NBA's leading scorer, tied the game with a 3-pointer and then opened the extra period with seven unanswered points. The win was the fifth in six games for the Rockets, who are 9-3 on the road. Trevor Ariza...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden scores 44 to lead Rockets over Kings in OT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) James Harden scored 44 points, including 10 in overtime, and also had eight assists to lead the Houston Rockets over the Sacramento Kings 113-109 on Thursday night. Harden, the NBA's leading scorer, tied the game with a 3-pointer and then opened the extra period with seven unanswered points. The win was the fifth in six games for the Rockets, who are 9-3...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden Drops Ben McLemore On His Ass With A Crossover

The Houston Rockets took on the Sacramento Kings Thursday night in a game that looked a lot more enticing when the schedule was released last summer. Unfortunately, with Dwight Howard out with a knee injury and DeMarcus Cousins still sidelined with a viral infection, it was up to James Harden to assume all superstar duties. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden's Journey From Sixth Man to Franchise Player

James Harden doesn’t seem to like the look of his smoothie. He’s standing in a small, windowless room inside the Toyota Center, home of the Houston Rockets, just a brisk walk
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Harden joins Rockets' long injury list, questionable vs. Warriors

HOUSTON -- Add James Harden to the long list of Houston Rockets dealing with injuries. Harden is struggling with back spasms and is listed as questionable for Houston's game at NBA-leading Golden State on Wednesday night. Harden's back problem began in Saturday night's game. "Still a little tight," he said Tuesday. "Getting better every single day though." All-Star center Dwight...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden ailing as Rockets' injuries mount

HOUSTON (AP) Add James Harden to the long list of Houston Rockets dealing with injuries. Harden is struggling with back spasms and is listed as questionable for Houston's game at NBA-leading Golden State on Wednesday night. All-Star center Dwight Howard is doing better, but is doubtful to play against the Warriors. He has missed the last nine games with a strained right knee. Harden...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden Dealing With Back Spasms

James Harden is questionable for the Houston Rockets game on Wednesday at the Golden State Warriors as he deals with back spasms. Harden did go through most of Tuesday's practice.
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13 days ago  |  Discuss
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