Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via Getty Images A TDS exclusive interview with Matur Maker. I celebrate in triumph as the Houston Rockets eliminate the Oklahoma City Thunder in a dramatic seven-game series.
Throw it down, little man, throw it down! | Photo by Cato Cataldo/NBAE via Getty Images Welcome to Your Exit Interview CHRIS CLEMONS Rockets Coach: Well, since Mike isn’t here, and I may not be here much longer, I’m going to be doing your player exit interview for the season over Zoom.
Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images Another offseason decision has been made. Well, that review didn’t take long. Just a few days after it was reported that Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s job was “under review”, Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta said yesterday on his weekly CNBC segment that Morey will in fact be back.
Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images The odds are in! While the Houston Rockets have yet to kick their head coaching search into high gear, the bookmakers are already taking bets on who the favorite is to take over in H-town, and the top two right now are Tyronn Lue and Sam Cassell according to Sportsbetting.ag.
Mike D'Antoni reportedly informed Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey of his decision not to seek a contract extension with the organization while the team flew home Sunday from the NBA 's bubble in the Orlando , Florida, area...
Mike D’Antoni accomplished a lot of regular-season success in his five years serving as the Rockets head coach, but the team could never get over the hump in the playoffs, and now it will go in a different direction going forward.
Those watching Game 5 of the Rockets-Lakers NBA Playoffs series Saturday night saw a rarity during ESPN’s telecast. Midway through the third quarter, play-by-play Mike Breen badly missed the call on a three-pointer taken by Houston’s Eric Gordon.
The Rockets won Game 1 of their second-round playoff series against the Lakers, but it was all downhill after that. Los Angeles went on to take the four games that followed, and did so in dominant fashion.