Kevin McHale responds to James Harden calling him a ‘clown’

There is no love lost between James Harden and former Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale, and the two men have had no problem reminding us of that over the past week.The war of words began last week when McHale said Chris Paul is going to bring a level of leadership to the Rockets that Harden is not capable of providing. When asked by reporters about McHale’s remarks, Harden...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Kevin McHale emerges as candidate for Kings job

The Sacramento Kings’ quest to fill their head coaching vacancy has officially gone up and under. According to a report by Marc Stein of ESPN on Monday, former Rockets head coach Kevin McHale’s interest in the Kings’ coaching job has advanced from exploratory talks to his emergence on the list of known candidates for the position. McHale, 58, has a career record of 232-185 (.556...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Three candidates for Rockets to replace Kevin McHale

If your Wednesday morning started off at all similar to my own, you probably woke up on Wednesday morning confused to find out that Houston Rockets head coach, Kevin McHale, had gotten the axe just 11 games into the NBA season. After reaching the Western Conference Finals just a season ago, a 4-7 start to the season was not what the anyone was expecting. While the exact reasons...
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin McHale's wife Lynn destroys Rockets on Twitter

Kevin McHale was fired by the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, and it sounds like his own family didn’t see it coming any more than we did. McHale’s wife Lynn spent some time on Twitter Thursday mocking her husband’s former employer. She quickly came to her senses and deactivated her account, but not before all of the grenades she lobbed were preserved in screenshot form. If...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Barkley: ‘Analytics geek’ Daryl Morey ‘screwed’ Kevin McHale

Charles Barkley, not known to mince words when expressing his opinion, didn’t hold back while blasting Daryl Morey over the sudden dismissal of Kevin McHale, suggesting the Houston Rockets general manager fired the head coach in an effort at “covering his own ass.” Barkley, appearing on Colin Cowherd’s radio program Wednesday, acknowledged he and Morey have had their beefs in...
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Rockets plan to stick with interim coach for entire season

The Houston Rockets made the biggest early-season move when they fired head coach Kevin McHale, but the team plans to give J.B. Bickerstaff the reins for the rest of 2015-16 season. In an interview with ESPN’s Calvin Watkins, Rockets owner Leslie Alexander confirmed Bickerstaff will be evaluated at the end of the year. ESPN: Can J.B. win this job? Alexander: Of course he can...
Via Sportsnaut
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Lil B says Based God curse caused Rockets to fire Kevin McHale

The Houston Rockets surprised everyone Wednesday when they fired head coach Kevin McHale after the team’s 4-7 start. Everyone except rap mogul Lil B, that is. Lil B placed the Based God curse back on James Harden less than one month ago for stealing his signature cooking gesture and not acknowledging that the rapper was the first to do it. And now he’s taking credit for the Rockets...
Via The Sports Daily
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin McHale reportedly fired by Rockets

The Houston Rockets have fired head coach Kevin McHale, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. The news comes as a shock this early in the season, though the Rockets have struggled mightily as of late and lost their last four games. McHale had been the head coach in Houston since 2011. He went from winning 34 games in his first season — which was shortened...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

McHale to Clippers on edge in free throws: Quit hacking us

By Jason Rowan Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale wasn’t content to only rip Matt Barnes on Thursday, as he delivered a snarky suggestion to  the Los Angeles Clippers over their bemoaning over the significant disparity between the amount of free throws the respective teams have attempted through the series’ first two games: Stop fouling Rockets players. “I heard them saying, ...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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