1. James Harden Says Knee Injury 'Can't Get Worse'; Will Play Through Pain

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden confirmed he suffered a bruised right knee Friday night against the San Antonio Spurs that nearly kept him out of Saturday night's win over the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. James Harden, Rockets Win 12th Straight with Victory vs. Kawhi Leonard, Spurs

    The Houston Rockets continued to roll, earning their 12th straight win with a 124-109 win over the San Antonio Spurs at the Toyota Center on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Power Rankings: Cavs, Warriors, Rockets Battle for Top Spot

    This week's NBA power rankings illustrate the cutthroat nature of life at the top of the league. We've got a team with one loss in a little over a month losing ground...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. 'I Expect to Beat Them': The Rockets Have a Big Secret to Dethroning Warriors

    LOS ANGELES — It's loose at Rockets practice, the kind of vibe that shows itself only when a team is rolling the way this team is rolling...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Every NBA Team's Updated Win-Loss Prediction

    Readjusting expectations is paramount to NBA fandom. Few teams are exactly as good, bad or ordinary as expected...

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  6. James Harden Notches 17 Assists, Double-Double in 130-123 Houston Win

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden notched a double-double and tallied 17 assists in Monday's 130-123 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans at Toyota Center...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. James Harden, Rockets Beat Pelicans Without Anthony Davis, Extend Win Streak

    The Houston Rockets extended their winning streak to 10 games with a come-from-behind effort Monday night against the New Orleans Pelicans at Toyota Center...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Power Rankings: Houston Rockets Proving They're Legit Title Contenders

    If you blinked, you missed the 2017-18 NBA season zipping past the quarter mark. While that doesn't mean anything concrete, it at least offers a reminder that some of what's going on in our power rankings has a decent chance of holding up...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. James Harden, Rockets Breeze Past Lakers as Lonzo Ball Fails to Make Field Goal

    The Houston Rockets are championship contenders, and the Los Angeles Lakers are far from it. That was perfectly clear Sunday during Houston's commanding 118-95 victory at Staples Center...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Power Rankings: James Harden, Chris Paul Have Houston Rockets Rolling

    A power rankings hiatus over Thanksgiving means we've got double the sample size to analyze in this edition. To understate the situation: A few things have happened since last we convened...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Re-Evaluating Warriors' Biggest Championship Threats

    The Golden State Warriors have reached the first-quarter mark of the 2017-18 season without the NBA 's best record in hand. But there's no doubting their continued position atop the basketball world...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Report Card Grades for Every NBA Team so Far This Season

    If you trust the process or fear the beard (note: not deer), you'll probably be pleased with your team's grade at the quarter mark of the 2017-18 NBA season...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. James Harden Sets Rockets Franchise Scoring Record with Electric Start to Season

    The Houston Rockets defeated the Brooklyn Nets 117-103 on Monday night. Small forward James Harden led the charge for the Rockets, logging 37 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists over 36 minutes...

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  14. James Harden Notches Double-Double, Rockets Beat Nets for 5th Straight Win

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden scored a game-high 37 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in guiding the Rockets to their fifth consecutive victory, a 117-103 win over the Brooklyn Nets at Toyota Center on Monday evening...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 20 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Metrics 101: NBA's 10 Best Isolation Scorers

    Isolation plays can be some of the most exciting possessions employed by any NBA offense. Are they the most effective? Of course not, which is why many defenses are structured ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 27 days ago 1 reads 0 comments