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Rockets expected to keep Ty Lawson past trade deadline

Just when it seemed like the Houston Rockets might be shopping point guard Ty Lawson, now they aren’t. Lawson has struggled on the court with Houston since coming over in a trade from the Denver Nuggets last summer, and he was suspended twice this season for two DWI arrests occurring last year. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported last month the Rockets were trying to...
Via The Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jedi & Jerms Episode 50: Utah Jazz, NBA Notes and Larry Krystkowiak

This week on Jedi & Jerms – The Utah Jazz are heating up! Rudy Gobert is back and Derrick Favors is soon to follow. Plus, NBA notes and news: Ty Lawson, the Houston Rockets, and the Brooklyn Nets. Plus, the NBA coaching carousel. Other sports notes: BYU, Larry Krystkowiak, and the rivalry game. We finish things off with a look at the Golden Globes, as well as the newest movies...
Via TornBySports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson suspended three games for July DUI arrest

Ty Lawson’s forgettable tenure with the Houston Rockets thus far has just gotten a little bit more so. The 28-year-old point guard has been suspended three games for driving under the influence of alcohol, the NBA announced in an official press release on Thursday. The suspension stems from a July arrest, his second such offense in the span of just half a year. Lawson served...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Ty Lawson's people want him out of Houston

Houston Rockets guard Ty Lawson is in the middle of a nightmare season, and his representatives may want to get him out of Houston while he still has some value left around the league.Lawson's struggles this season have been well-documented, but the numbers are truly startling. Lawson is averaging just 5.9 points on 32.9 percent shooting from the field while playing in 25.2 minutes...
Via Fox Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Ty Lawson suspended two games for DWIs

    Houston Rockets guard Ty Lawson will reportedly be suspended two games by the NBA after pleading guilty to driving while impaired, according to a report. Sources told ESPN on Friday that Lawson can appeal the suspension, but may elect not to do so in order to be eligible to play in the Rockets’ Christmas Day game against San Antonio. Lawson’s current suspension is for...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

15 NBA players on the decline

Let’s get one thing out of the way first. Every single player in this list has had an amazing career in the NBA that the vast majority of us can only dream of. They’ve dedicated their lives to game we love, and deserve a tremendous amount of respect and deference from all basketball fans. At a certain point however, the human body begins to give out, and for the following 15...
Via Yardbarker
December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Rockets Tell Ty Lawson He's Not Being Shopped In Trades

Ty Lawson has been assured by the Houston Rockets that they're not shopping him in trade scenarios. "They're pretty honest here and they would come up to me and tell me that," Lawson said. "When that story came out, they came up to me and told me like there is no truth to it. I'm just playing here every day, go day by day, working hard and if things happen, things happen." Lawson...
Via RealGM
December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Rockets 'sniffing around for trades'

After starting the season just 7-11 and having already fired Kevin McHale, the Houston Rockets might not be done making big changes quite yet.  According to Steve Kyler of BasketballInsiders.com, the Rockets are already searching for potential deals and may be making point guard Ty Lawson available for trade.  Lawson was acquired from the Denver Nuggets this offseason via trade...
Via Fox Sports
December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Did the Denver Nuggets actually win the Ty Lawson trade?

Somehow, someway, it looks as if the Denver Nuggets actually came out on the right side of the Ty Lawson trade. Back in July, the Houston Rockets gave Denver a lottery protected first-round pick in 2016, Nick Johnson, Kostas Papanikolaou, Pablo Prigioni and Joey Dorsey. Today, Papanikolaou is the only one of those players still on the roster, and to be fair, he was cut at one point...
Via Mile High Sports
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Are the Houston Rockets looking to trade Ty Lawson?

Having played only 17 games the team, the Houston Rockets appear to be looking to find a trade partner for prized offseason acquisition Ty Lawson.According to Steve Kyler at basketballinsiders.com, The Rockets, who already fired head coach Kevin McHale in November, are looking to shake things up even more as the team is off to a dismal start to the season."The Rockets have been sniffing...
Via Yardbarker
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Ty Lawson hits James Harden for an alley-oop!

The Houston Rockets could use a lot more of this from Ty Lawson…. Ty ➡️ James
Via Crossover Chronicles
November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson pleads guilty to drunk driving charges

Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson pleaded guilty to charges regarding a DUI, which he was arrested for in January, according to ESPN.com Lawson was pulled over in Denver—when he was with the Nuggets—and the police said that they smelled alcohol on him. He then went on to fail a sobriety test. Lawson was originally charged with drunken driving and speeding, but pleaded guilty...
Via Bloguin Best
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson pleads guilty to drunk driving charges

Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson pleaded guilty to charges regarding a DUI, which he was arrested for in January, according to ESPN.com Lawson was pulled over in Denver—when he was with the Nuggets—and the police said that they smelled alcohol on him. He then went on to fail a sobriety test. Lawson was originally charged with drunken driving and speeding, but pleaded guilty...
Via Bloguin Best
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson pleads guilty to drunk driving charges

Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson pleaded guilty to charges regarding a DUI, which he was arrested for in January, according to ESPN.com Lawson was pulled over in Denver—when he was with the Nuggets—and the police said that they smelled alcohol on him. He then went on to fail a sobriety test. Lawson was originally charged with drunken driving and speeding, but pleaded guilty...
Via Crossover Chronicles
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Rockets' Lawson pleads guilty to charges in drunken driving arrest

DENVER -- Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from his drunken driving arrest in Denver.Court records show the former Denver Nuggets guard was charged with drunken driving, speeding and other offenses last January, but pleaded guilty Thursday to driving while ability impaired and a lane violation. He faces up to 180 days in jail when he is...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson pleads guilty to charges in drunken driving arrest

DENVER (AP) Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from his drunken driving arrest in Denver. Court records show the former Denver Nuggets guard was charged with drunken driving, speeding and other offenses last January, but pleaded guilty Thursday to driving while ability impaired and a lane violation. He faces up to 180 days in jail when...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Rockets To Start Jason Terry Instead Of Ty Lawson

Jason Terry will be the Houston Rockets' starter at point guard moving forward with Ty Lawson coming off the bench. "This was not a point the finger at Ty (Lawson), this is not a blame Ty," J.B. Bickerstaff said. "This was try to get Ty on the floor more without James (Harden) so the ball can be in his hands to make plays and see if we can get him more comfortable." Lawson seems...
Via RealGM
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson has 'nothing bad to say' about Nuggets in return

One major conversation point ahead of the Houston Rockets' game against the Denver Nuggets is, naturally, that Friday marks Ty Lawson's return to Denver.There's no ignoring that the relationship between the Nuggets and the 28-year-old point guard crumbled ahead of the trade in July that sent him to Houston. But when asked about his return to the Pepsi Center playing for a different...
Via Yardbarker
November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson returns to Denver with Rockets, looks to snap Nuggets win streak

  The Rundown The Denver Nuggets (4-4) welcome the Houston Rockets (4-4) to Pepsi Center this evening in the second matchup between the two teams. Denver is looking to push their wining streak to a season-best three games after their 103-102 win at home Wednesday against Milwaukee. The talk leading up to the game, and rightfully so is about Ty Lawson‘s return to Pepsi Center...
Via BSN Denver
November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson wants the Rockets to stay small

Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson has only been with the team for a few regular season games, but he already thinks he has a good idea of what works and what doesn't. With the Rockets struggling to create consistent offense with James Harden going hot and cold and the numerous injuries throughout the roster, Lawson thinks the Rockets should remain small and keep using Marcus...
Via Fox Sports
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry on Rockets: I guess I have to play defense

Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson thought Stephen Curry was just “chillin'” on defense during the 2015 playoffs and essentially promised to change that this season, but the reigning MVP isn’t too worried. According to ESPN’s Ethan Sherwood Strauss, the Golden State Warriors guard joked that the only change he needs to make this season is play defense. Curry's got jokes...
Via Sportsnaut
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Three Pointer: We just caught a glimpse into the Denver Nuggets’ future

If you’re not feeling Nuggets fever right now, I don’t know what’s wrong with you. The 2015-16 Nuggets season couldn’t have gotten off to a better start! The Nuggets didn’t just beat the Houston Rockets, a team that many have as a dark-horse title contender; they destroyed them, winning by 20 and leading from buzzer to buzzer. Oh, yeah, and they stuck it to Ty Lawson, too...
Via Mile High Sports
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Curry trolls Rockets’ Lawson over criticism of defense

Stephen Curry, along with the entire Golden State Warriors roster, are refusing to let any perceived slight go unchallenged as they embark upon a defense of their NBA title. The latest victim of the team’s prideful, trolling ways is new Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson, who criticized Curry’s defense during last season’s Western Conference Finals showdown between his...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Malone makes good on message to Lawson, Nuggets dismantle Rockets 105-85

  Before the Nuggets dismantled Ty Lawson and the Rockets, 105-85, Denver head coach Michael Malone had the following to say about facing Houston on opening night in enemy territory. “We know what Ty is going to try to do, from jump-street, he’s going to try to send a very loud message and good for him,” said Malone. “We’re going to try to send a message as well: We...
Via BSN Denver
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Season Preview: Houston Rockets

Here's the next installment of our team-by-team season preview series on the Houston Rockets. 2014-15 Record: 56-26 Notable Acquisitions: Ty Lawson (Trade), Sam Dekker (Draft) Notable Departures: Josh Smith Temperature Check: The Rockets made what could turn out to be the move off the offseason when they dealt for the troubled Lawson. Always seeming to be missing a third piece...
Via RealGM - NBA
October 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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