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James Harden Wants to be Team USA’s Leader

James Harden has done a lot of confident talking this offseason. It came out that he wanted to be a lockdown defender which is the best joke I have heard all summer, he said that he was the best player in the world, and now this. He is ready to be the leader of Team USA: “I think these past couple of years have prepared myself for this situation, seeing how I can lead a team in...
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Dwight Howard does the Ice Bucket Challenge with garbage can

As the Ice Bucket Challenge continues to sweep across the world, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was the latest to take on the icy bath. Earlier today, Howard decided to go big with his attempt as he did his Ice Bucket Challenge with a garbage can full of ice water. Check out the full Instagram video of the challenge below: Great job, D-12! *** Howard image courtesy of Getty Images
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Why the Rockets could still chase Eric Bledsoe

At this point in the off-season, most teams have shifted their focus from signing free agents towards in-house player evaluations, personnel hirings, and season planning. Some executives even go on vacation, getting away from the craziness that is NBA free agency. However, amidst all of this, one prominent free agent remains: Eric Bledsoe. With Greg Monroe reportedly opting to stay...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Dwight Howard’s Ice Bucket Challenge takes three people to pour

Jason Whitney Dwight Howard may not have done the funniest or most clever Ice Bucket Challenge, but he certainly had one of the biggest buckets. In fact, the bucket was so big, it took three people to lift it up and pour on the Houston Rockets center. In addition to taking the Challenge, Howard is donating $5 […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers that cover...
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James Harden's the best basketball player alive, according to James Harden

James Harden has a lot of things going for him. Two-time All-Star. The 2012 NBA sixth man of the year award. A plum spot on the national team. That poppin' fresh beard. And confidence. Lots and lots of confidence.  When ESPN.com's Scoop Jackson asked the Team USA member to name his pick for the best basketball player alive right now, the hirstute Houston Rockets guard didn...
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Stephon Marbury Is Playing Himself In A Chinese Play

Stephon Marbury’s bizarre, yet heartwarming Chinese adventure continues to get weirder, as the Beijing Ducks star is set to appear in a play about the team’s journey to the 2011-12 CBA (Chinese Basketball Association) championship. While Marbury will be playing himself, he’s the star of this show in name only, as he’s only appearing in a handful of scenes. In fact, he’ll...
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Houston Rockets: Kostas Papanikolaou Signing Grade

Houston Rockets: Kostas Papanikolaou Signing Grade By Josh Morgan: VP and Director of Content/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 years, 9.4 million dollars; only the first year guaranteed at 4.8 million With the failure to lure a marquee free agent after the salary cutting done by General Manager Daryl Morey, the Rockets have quite a few questions on their roster. The signing of Trevor Ariza...
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James Harden says he's the best basketball player alive

In an interview with ESPN, Houston Rockets star James Harden said what many NBA players think about themselves. Scoop: Bottom line, you are on this team and a lot of players aren't, but in your mind, who is the best basketball player alive right now? Harden: Myself. Scoop: That's what I was about to say, "including you." You made that sound like it...
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James Harden believes he's the best player alive

It’s hardly surprising that an NBA player, who by virtue is one of the best basketball players on the planet by belonging to such an esteemed fraternity of professionals, would have a large if not inflated ego. It would be difficult to reach such heights in any chosen profession without a deep and profound belief […] The post James Harden believes he’s the best basketball player...
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James Harden Says He’s The Best Basketball Player Alive Right Now

In order to be at the top of your game, you have to believe you are the best. So, when I hear an athlete has been asked who the best player is, I don’t have a problem if they say, “I am.” In a recent ESPN interview, that’s exactly what Rockets two-guard James Harden said: Scoop: Bottom line, you are on this team and a lot of players aren’t, but in your mind, who is the...
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James Harden says he’s the best basketball player alive in interview

One of the fun questions to think about as a basketball fan is who is the best player currently alive and if you happen to ask Houston Rockets star James Harden, he’ll go with himself. Recently, Harden sat down with ESPN’s Scoop Jackson for an interview and when Scoop posed the question of who is currently the best player alive, James didn’t hesitate to answer: Scoop: Bottom...
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Look At These Rockets Burst In The Air!

Nightfall, May 2, 2014 Chandler Parsons just flat-out loses Damian Lillard on a slip screen after Patrick Beverley mysteriously called for a switch on Parsons' man. Looking over the footage, it almost seems like Parsons already knows he’s headed home for a long offseason long before Lillard even calls for the ball on the inbounding play. The rest of this sequence permanently...
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USA Player Says He’s The Best Player Alive

In an interview with ESPN’s Scoop Jackson, USA and Houston Rockets shooting guard, James Harden, says he is the best player alive right now. Scoop: Bottom line, you are on this team and a lot of players aren’t, but in your mind, who is the best basketball player alive right now? Harden: Myself. Scoop: That’s what I was about to say, “including you.” You made that sound...
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James Harden Says He’s Best Player Alive

ESPN.com’s Scoop Jackson sits down with James Harden to discuss the payoff of hard work, the power of confidence and who is the best basketball player alive. Scoop: Bottom line, you are on this team and a lot of players aren’t, but in your mind, who is the best basketball player alive right now? Harden: Myself. Scoop: That’s what I was about to say, “including you.” You...
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James Harden Says He’s the Best Basketball Player Alive

Houston Rockets star guard James Harden thinks really highly of himself, so his comments shouldn’t shock anyone.  The confident shooting guard told ESPN’s Scoop Jackson that he’s the best basketball player alive. ESPN.com’s Scoop Jackson sat down with Harden recently and asked him who the best basketball player alive is, Harden didn’t hesitate to offer up his (obviously...
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Who would buy a Dwight Howard Lakers jersey for $100 at LAX?

The NBA and its associated retail partners sell a lot of merchandise, from the most coveted retro jerseys to those toasters that burn team logos into bread. While many of these items are sold at considerable markup, they rarely reach prices so high as to seem absurd. Plus, when players change teams, the team-specific apparel bearing their names is always put on sale. It was a little...
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James Harden says he’s the best player alive

James Harden’s confidence is certainly growing. In a recent interview with ESPN’s Scoop Jackson, Harden was asked who the best player alive is right now. Scoop: Bottom line, you are on this team and a lot of players aren’t, but in your mind, who is the best basketball player alive right now? Harden: Myself. Scoop: That’s what I was about to say, “including you.” You...
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You won’t believe how much Dwight Howard Lakers jersey are going for at LAX

http://sports-kings.com/passthepill/wont-believe-much-dwight-howard-lakers-jersey-going-lax/ Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers that cover the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, fantasy sports, college sports and much more. From funny videos to pictures we have it all
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You won’t believe how much Dwight Howard Lakers jersey are going for at LAX

Back in July, the Sports-Kings network posted an article after receiving a tip about how LAX airport was still selling Dwight Howard jerseys. Well, fast forward to mid August, and surprisingly, LAX is still selling Howard jerseys and if you have an extra $100.00 laying around, you can be the proud owner of one. Now, it’s not much of a surprise that a business would sell old jerseys...
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James Harden wore interesting hat to Rihanna and Eminem concert

Last night, Houston Rockets star James Harden and former OKC teammate Russell Westbrook decided to take in a Rihanna-Eminem concert at Metlife Stadium in New Jersey. During the festivities, Harden shared an Instagram photo of themselves hanging out at the concert and showed off his stylish hat: That is one stylish hat, James! *** Harden image courtesy of Getty Images
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James Harden – Ready For Liftoff Video, Highlights

James Harden “Ready for Liftoff” highlight reel by Nick Brassell Watch: Rockets top 10 plays of the season!
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Dwight Howard Lakers jerseys still available for $100 in LA

They should interview the people who work at this LAX store and ask them the last time someone actually brought a Dwight Howard Lakers jersey. They might as well throw them in the trash, they are taking up space, put some Swaggy P jerseys up. Dwight Howard Laker jersey selling for $100 at LAX. Probably $3 at Marshall's pic.twitter.com/RO23vnHKrs — jeffpearlman (@jeffpearlman...
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Motiejunas And Valanciunas Pace Lithuania To Win Over Greece

Houston Rockets stretch power forward Donatas Motiejunas and Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas provided the inside out offense and twin towers defense that held Greece at bay in the first half as Lithuania cruised to an easy 86-67 victory. The Raptors center had 14 points and 6 boards. Motiejunas finished with a game-high 18 points and 7 rebounds on 6-10 shooting. The one...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden Top Ten plays from the 2013-14 NBA season

There are few players in today’s NBA like Houston Rockets guard James Harden and if you happen to be looking for something to watch on this Saturday, you might want to take a gander at this top ten video. The below clip shows some of Harden’s best plays during the 2013-14 NBA season and counts them down from ten to one. So, grab some popcorn and enjoy this YouTube clip of James...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets News: Houston locks up Francisco Garcia to two-year deal

Despite a disappointing offseason, the Houston Rockets will be scouring for cheap candidates to fill out their depth chart. They made a move to address that by re-signing guard, Francisco Garcia, to a two-year, $3.2 million contract, according to Julio E. Castro of ElCaribe.com.The report comes from a Dominican news site and states the following:El informante, que pidió reserva...
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