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James Harden surprises shoppers at New York City Foot Locker

Back when Team USA basketball was in New York City for a couple of exhibition games, Houston Rockets star James Harden teamed up with Foot Locker to help some lucky shoppers. The lucky four shoppers got a chance to meet Harden and score some free gear if they told him some of their most embarrassing moments. Check out the full video below and watch as Harden gives some folks a fresh...
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Houston Rockets: Grading The Proposed Rotation

NBA fans rejoice. We’re only a mere 44 days out of the start of the greatest sport in the world (at least for us). Being near the end of the offseason it’s only fair we start looking at team’s proposed rotations around the league. Today’s subject: The Houston Rockets. A lot has been made about […] Houston Rockets: Grading The Proposed Rotation - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit...
Via NBA Draft Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets: Francisco Garcia Is Not The Answer

The Houston Rockets re-signed free agent small forward Francisco Garcia on Friday to a one-year, $1.32 million contract, which is the veteran minimum. Garcia has played 10 seasons in the NBA, eight with the Sacramento Kings and two with the Rockets. The team is desperate to add more players to help produce from the bench, […] Houston Rockets: Francisco Garcia Is Not The Answer...
Via NBA Draft Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Francisco Garcia Re-Signs With Rockets

The Houston Rockets have agreed to re-sign Francisco Garcia. Garcia will sign for one season at the veteran’s minimum, worth $1.32 million, a person with knowledge of the agreement said.
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets: Dwight Howard Needs To Step Up

Dwight Howard is possibly the most important player for the Houston Rockets next year. Howard has seemingly gotten the short end of the stick for a while now, as many fans have taken a liking to criticizing the Rockets’ starting center. There is no question that Dwight Howard is one of the best players in the […] Houston Rockets: Dwight Howard Needs To Step Up - Hoops Habit...
Via NBA Draft Blog
5 days ago  |  Discuss

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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7 days ago  |  Discuss

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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7 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via HoopStuff
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via The Sports Post
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Thacover2
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Pass The Pill
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
9 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...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets All-Time Starting 5

The Houston Rockets are celebrating their 45th season of NBA basketball in 2011-12, a history that includes back-to-back championships in the 1990s and a host of Hall of Fame superstars dating to the franchise’s 1967 inception in San Diego. After its 1971 move to a city that better suited the team’s nickname, the Rockets have seen many changes take place, such as the mascot shift...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss
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