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To anyone who doubted the potential quality of basketball within the bubble, I submit Friday's game between the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets as ...

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Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers seeding game preview

1 week ago by The Dream Shake

Tonight marks what is probably Houston's last game as underdogs in the seeding contests. Being the underdog has been good for Houston, as Vegas expected ...

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Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers seeding game preview
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Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Players to watch, keys to ...

1 week ago by Space City Scoop

As a conference showdown with the Lakers looms, some players will need to step up for the Houston Rockets, and they'll need to do some key things to win.

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Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Players to watch, keys to ...
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Rockets bring their best to top matchups

1 week ago by Houston Chronicle

With Lakers up next, Rockets have best winning percentage in NBA against teams in top 10 net rating.

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Rockets bring their best to top matchups
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"They Don't Talk Any Trash": Houston Rockets Teammate Talks ...

1 week ago by Essentially Sports

During the Load Management podcast, Houston Rockets guard Austin Rivers revealed details About James Harden And Giannis Antetokounmpo's beef.

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"They Don't Talk Any Trash": Houston Rockets Teammate Talks ...
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Houston Rockets: Will the small-ball style fall out of style soon?

1 week ago by Sir Charles In Charge

The Houston Rockets are all-in on extreme small-ball. While they have had success, they might be destined to flame out sooner rather than later.

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Houston Rockets: Will the small-ball style fall out of style soon?
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Scouting report: Rockets vs. Lakers

1 week ago by Houston Chronicle

Rockets can win season series vs. the Lakers for a seventh consecutive season with a win.

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Scouting report: Rockets vs. Lakers
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Rockets Hope Gordon Plays in Seeding Games Before Playoffs

1 week ago by Sports Illustrated

Gordon was diagnosed with an ankle sprain following Houston's scrimmage against the Celtics on July 28.

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Rockets Hope Gordon Plays in Seeding Games Before Playoffs
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Bubble Blazers Stay The Course In Win Versus Rockets

1 week ago by Trailblazers.com

The Trail Blazers improved their chances of at least forcing a play in series for the eight-seed in the West, if not outright claiming the spot, with a 110-102 victory ...

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Rockets star Russell Westbrook shows up on injury report ahead of ...

1 week ago by Sportsnaut

After big wins over the Dallas Mavericks and Milwaukee Bucks to resume their season, the Houston Rockets are coming off a disheartening loss to the Portland ...

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Rockets star Russell Westbrook shows up on injury report ahead of ...
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Rockets' Russell Westbrook: Questionable vs. Lakers

1 week ago by CBSSports.com

Westbrook is questionable for Thursday's matchup against the Lakers due to a bruised right quad. Westbrook's injury seems relatively minor, but the Rockets ...

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P.J. Tucker says he made a push to help bring Jeff Green to Rockets

1 week ago by Rockets Wire

"I knew, with the way we're playing now, especially with no true big... that Jeff would be perfect," said Rockets veteran P.J. Tucker.

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The Houston Rockets are creating a new GreenHouse effect in the ...

1 week ago by Space City Scoop

The superstars are stepping up as expected, but the Houston Rockets are establishing another force that could give them the edge needed to win it all.

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The Houston Rockets are creating a new GreenHouse effect in the ...
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Rockets tiebreaker FAQ: Where Houston stands vs. West rivals

1 week ago by Rockets Wire

With five regular-season games left to play, the Rockets could still finish anywhere from No. 2 to No. 7 in the Western Conference.

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Rockets tiebreaker FAQ: Where Houston stands vs. West rivals
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How Can Russell Westbrook, Rockets Break the Harden Trap?

1 week ago by Sports Illustrated

Houston's point guard served as the primary release valve when the Blazers double-teamed James Harden on Tuesday night.

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How Can Russell Westbrook, Rockets Break the Harden Trap?
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Portland Trail Blazers continue NBA bubble surge, beat Houston ...

1 week ago by oregonlive.com

From "Vintage Melo" to winning ugly, there was a lot to like in the Blazers' win over the Rockets.

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Portland Trail Blazers continue NBA bubble surge, beat Houston ...
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Watch: Blazers Players Brave Cold Tubs at 1 a.m. After Rockets Win

1 week ago by Blazer's Edge

After Portland's win, players were treated to cold tubs in the wee hours of the morning, as shown in a hilarious video.

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Trail Blazers top Houston Rockets: Rip City Report podcast

1 week ago by oregonlive.com

Joe Freeman and Casey Holdahl are back for another postgame edition of their podcast about the Trail Blazers.

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Trail Blazers top Houston Rockets: Rip City Report podcast
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Dumped by Rockets, Melo has last laugh vs former team in Blazers ...

1 week ago by Sports Interactive Network Philippines

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Carmelo Anthony haunted his former team with a big 3-pointer late to help the Portland Trail Blazers to a 110-102 victory over the ...

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Rockets drop one against Portland but gain something big in the ...

1 week ago by Space City Scoop

The Houston Rockets had another close game, this time coming up short against the Portland Trail Blazers, but they gained something important on the way.

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Rockets drop one against Portland but gain something big in the ...
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Los Angeles Lakers vs. Houston Rockets preview: A unique matchup

1 week ago by Lake Show Life

Russ and the Rockets have really been hitting their stride as of late, and the way they matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers to be uniquely interesting.

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Los Angeles Lakers vs. Houston Rockets preview: A unique matchup
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NBA wrap: Westbrook, Harden star as Rockets fight back to stun ...

1 week ago by Scroll.in

The Bucks led 112-104 after Khris Middleton's three-pointer with 3:14 to play, but Houston closed the game with a 16-4 run.

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Westbrook Believes Rockets Are Wearing Teams Down

1 week ago by SportsRadio 610

After winning in come-from-behind fashion for a second time Russell Westbrook believes Rockets opponents are getting tired.

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Westbrook Believes Rockets Are Wearing Teams Down
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The team that can beat LeBron, Giannis, and Kawhi

1 week ago by WBEN

Houston might have the best chance at taking down title favorites like the Lakers, Bucks, and Clippers.

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The team that can beat LeBron, Giannis, and Kawhi
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Westbrook helps Rockets edge Bucks, Celtics win

1 week ago by ClickLancashire

"It's awesome", Westbrook said. "We kept pushing the tempo, kept fighting". "All the guys in our locker room showed up to play for 48 minutes". Milwaukee posted ...

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NBA Power Rankings: Rockets top Bucks, West standings tighten

1 week ago by KTRK-TV

The Rockets and Raptors both upset top teams, while the Spurs and Trail Blazers fight for the No. 8 seed in the West.

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NBA Power Rankings: Rockets top Bucks, West standings tighten
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WATCH: Mavs vs. Rockets - Carlisle Pre-Game Press Conference

1 week ago by Sports Illustrated

It has been 142 days since the Dallas Mavericks played a basketball game due to the COVID-19 NBA hiatus…. That streak ends tonight vs. in-state foe Houston ...

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Scouting report: Rockets vs. Mavericks

1 week ago by Houston Chronicle

When/Where: 8 p.m./The Arena (WWOS). TV/radio: AT&T SportsNet, ESPN; 790-AM, 740-AM; Spanish: 850 AM/101.7 FM. So far: Rockets 40-24, Mavericks 40- ...

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As NBA season restarts, all Rockets kneel during national anthem

1 week ago by Rockets Wire

As a sign of peaceful protest, all members of the Houston Rockets kneeled during the U.S. national anthem before Friday's game.

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As NBA season restarts, all Rockets kneel during national anthem
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Preview: Rockets resume season against Mavericks

1 week ago by KPRC Click2Houston

HOUSTON – We've heard it a million times. The NBA season is a sprint, not a marathon. Every game counts, even the initial games, which determine to seed.

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Rockets ready for re-opener in Orlando

1 week ago by KPRC Click2Houston

Thursday night was just the appetizer in Orlando and Friday night it's a full slate of games led by the Rockets showdown with the Mavericks. It'll be eight games ...

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ESPN's Ryan Clark explains his pick of Rockets to win NBA Finals

1 week ago by Rockets Wire

"The Rockets have the best No. 2 in the league, and that's why they're going to win the NBA Finals," Clark said, citing Russell Westbrook.

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Rockets vs. Mavericks Preview: Will Harden Continue MVP Form?

1 week ago by Sports Illustrated

Harden looked ready for the restart in Houston's three scrimmages, averaging 30 points per game on 50% from the field.

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Rockets vs. Mavericks Preview: Will Harden Continue MVP Form?
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Rockets vs. Mavericks score: Live updates as Houston and Dallas ...

1 week ago by CBSSports.com

Do you like offense? Then my friend, have I got a game for you. Through three quarters, the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets have combined for 227 ...

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Rockets' Mike D'Antoni not changing small-ball strategy despite 'butt ...

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni tried to clear the air and doubled down on his ultra-offensive tactic after getting blown out by the Clippers at their own game.

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Houston Rockets: James Harden has colorful response to Giannis ...

5 months ago by Space City Scoop

In another chapter of the Beard versus the Greek Freak, Houston Rockets guard James Harden delivered a message to those trying to test his defense.

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James Harden, Rockets go ice cold in blowout loss to Clippers, who ...

5 months ago by CBSSports.com

This is one of the vulnerabilities that will always exist with the way Houston has constructed its roster.

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James Harden, Rockets go ice cold in blowout loss to Clippers, who ...
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Reeths-Puffer's long season journey turns storybook as Rockets ...

5 months ago by mlive.com

Led by spectacular senior Lauren Ross, R-P beats Muskegon and continues run into regional under Rodney Walker, who took over in November.

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Reeths-Puffer's long season journey turns storybook as Rockets ...
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Owners of Houston Rockets and Florida Panthers opposed to ...

5 months ago by CNBC

"I don't think you ever want to play games in front of no audiences," Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta told CNBC.

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OPINION: Rockets' terrible shooting night leads to lopsided loss to ...

5 months ago by KPRC Click2Houston

The Rockets dropped an important game to the Los Angeles Clippers, 120-105, Thursday night. The game was not as close as the final score appears.

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If coronavirus worsens, Fertitta opposes NBA games without fans

5 months ago by Rockets Wire

Though the NBA appears open to the idea of playing games without fans due to coronavirus, Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta doesn't like it.

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Once again, Rockets will only go as far as James Harden leads them

5 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Even with Russell Westbrook scorching, Rockets still guided by best scorer in NBA who has been off lately.

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Once again, Rockets will only go as far as James Harden leads them
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Scouting report: Rockets at Hornets

5 months ago by Chron.com

Rockets vs. Hornets. When/where: 5 p.m. Saturday/Spectrum Center. TV/radio: AT&T SportsNet; 790-AM, 740-AM; Spanish: 850 AM/101.7 FM. So far: Rockets ...

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Do the Rockets miss Clint Capela's contributions?

5 months ago by Space City Scoop

It's been eleven games since the Houston Rockets traded Clint Capela, which gives makes it a great time to ask if the Rockets miss Capela or not.

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Do the Rockets miss Clint Capela's contributions?
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Los Clippers le pasaron por encima a los Rockets

5 months ago by Viva Basquet (blog)

Después de haber vencido a los Celtics en Boston, dándole la vuelta a una desventaja de más de 15 puntos, los Rockets de Houston no encuentran rumbo, ...

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Rockets seek better 'mindset'

5 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Shaken by slow starts in three consecutive games, Rockets look to regroup.

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Five biggest matchups remaining on Houston Rockets' schedule

5 months ago by Rockets Wire

The Rockets could reasonably climb as high as No. 2 in the Western Conference standings or as low as No. 7 before the 2020 NBA playoffs.

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Five biggest matchups remaining on Houston Rockets' schedule
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Leonard logra 25 puntos; Clippers doblegan a Rockets - La Hora

5 months ago by La Hora

Kawhi Leonard anotó 25 puntos y los Clippers de Los Ángeles vapulearon 120-105 a los Rockets de Houston para hilar su sexto triunfo.

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Leonard logra 25 puntos; Clippers doblegan a Rockets - La Hora
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James Harden y Houston Rockets, críticos tras la derrota contra LA ...

5 months ago by NBA AR

Mala actuación de los texanos contra los angelinos en el Toyota Center. Falló el tiro exterior, pero también la defensa. "Al final es todo, una serie de cosas que ...

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DIRECTV Sports™ | Los Clippers arrollaron a los Rockets

5 months ago by DIRECTV Sports (Comunicado de prensa)

El quinteto de Los Ángeles se impuso 120-105 con una gran noche de Kawhi Leonard.

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Rockets Crushed by Clippers in Disappointing Week

5 months ago by Houston Press

It started in New York. Facing an awful Knicks team, the Rockets got down early, made a run to come back, but fell short late. It was the type of game you could ...

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3 Burning questions after the Houston Rockets' tough loss to the ...

5 months ago by Space City Scoop

With their weaknesses being exploited in embarrassing fashion against the LA Clippers, the Houston Rockets have a couple of things to figure out.

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Houston Rockets: With no plan b, the Rockets are extremely ...

5 months ago by Sir Charles In Charge

Over the last few games, we're finding out the Houston Rockets don't have a clear plan b. That will be a problem come playoff time.

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Leonard y hombres altos de Clippers destrozan a Rockets

5 months ago by Telemundo 52

Los Angeles Clippers dominaron y arrollaron de principio a fina a los Rockets de Houston a los que vencieron a domicilio por 105-120.

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Clippers: 3 takeaways from LA's destruction of the Rockets

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

Thursday night's matchup between the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers was decided early, with Houston trailing by as many...

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Clippers: 3 takeaways from LA's destruction of the Rockets
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Did the Clippers beat the Rockets on Thursday night, or did the ...

5 months ago by FOXSports.com

The Clippers are clicking at just the right time, having won six in a row after their win in Houston last night. But what was behind their latest victory?

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Did the Clippers beat the Rockets on Thursday night, or did the ...
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Clippers Rout Rockets 120-105 To Tie Season Series

5 months ago by SportsRadio 610

By KRISTIE RIEKEN. HOUSTON (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points and the Los Angeles Clippers rolled over the Houston Rockets 120-105 on Thursday ...

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Clippers Rout Rockets 120-105 To Tie Season Series
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Rockets defense sounds off and steps up

5 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Though it was easy to see the Rockets' defensive energy in the first half on Wednesday, the improvement might have been heard even more than seen.

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Rockets defense sounds off and steps up
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Houston Rockets owner's identity stolen by Texas woman

5 months ago by New York Daily News

She might be rocketing toward some jail time. A Texas woman stole billionaire Houston Rockets owner Tillman Fertitta's identity, she admitted in an interview ...

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NBA will not rescind Russell Westbrook's controversial technical foul ...

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

The NBA won't rescind the technical foul Houston Rockets superstar point guard Russell Westbrook received on Wednesday against the Memphis Grizzlies.

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Houston Rockets: Ranking the potential playoff opponents

5 months ago by Hoops Habit

The Houston Rockets are in the middle of the playoff pack in the Western Conference which means there are a number of possible first round opponents.

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Houston Rockets: Ranking the potential playoff opponents
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Rockets: How Eric Gordon's 50-piece sent the Utah Jazz into a tailspin

5 months ago by Space City Scoop

In January, Eric Gordon dropped 50 points on the Utah Jazz in the most improbable of wins for the Houston Rockets, and they haven't been the same since.

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Rockets Not Lacking Rim Protection With Small Ball Lineup

5 months ago by SportsRadio 610 (blog)

HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610) -- When the Rockets traded Clint Capela to the Atlanta Hawks just before the deadline, bringing in Robert Covington from the ...

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Russell Westbrook is Finally Maximizing His Own Talents

5 months ago by Sports Illustrated

The Rockets guard is playing the most efficient basketball of his career since Daryl Morey committed to playing super smallball. Here's how his game has ...

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Russell Westbrook is Finally Maximizing His Own Talents
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Texas woman charged after allegedly using Rockets owner Tilman ...

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

A Texas woman was charged with fraudulent use of identifying information after she attempted to use Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta's info.

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Texas woman charged after allegedly using Rockets owner Tilman ...
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The Rockets Small-Ball Approach Has Unleashed Russell Westbrook

5 months ago by UPROXX

Houston has opened things up, and Russell Westbrook is thriving in this new small-ball world on both ends of the floor.

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The Rockets Small-Ball Approach Has Unleashed Russell Westbrook
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Texas mom busted for stealing identity of Houston Rockets owner

5 months ago by nypost.com

A Texas mom has been busted for stealing the identities of Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta and Walmart heiress Alice Walton, claiming she bought at ...

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Jeff Green to Stay With Rockets For Rest of 2019-20

5 months ago by Sports Illustrated

It's been smooth sailing for Jeff Green in his first four games with the Rockets. The 12-year veteran has tallied 39 points since joining Houston on Feb.

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Jeff Green to Stay With Rockets For Rest of 2019-20
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Rockets' Danuel House: Hits rock bottom Wednesday

5 months ago by CBSSports.com

House managed just four points (2-4 FG, 0-2 3Pt) and two rebounds in 26 minutes during Wednesday's 140-112 victory over Memphis. House barely made a ...

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Rockets likely to get Eric Gordon back Saturday in Boston

5 months ago by Rockets Wire

Reserve guard Eric Gordon is likely to make his return to the Houston Rockets during Saturday's nationally televised game in Boston. Gordon sat out ...

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Rockets likely to get Eric Gordon back Saturday in Boston
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The Memphis Grizzlies Fall To The Houston Rockets; Go 0-4 On ...

5 months ago by Sports Illustrated

The Memphis Grizzlies 140-112 loss to the Houston Rockets may have served as a sense of relief compared to the previous two games on their four-game skid.

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The Memphis Grizzlies Fall To The Houston Rockets; Go 0-4 On ...
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Texas woman charged with stealing Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta's ...

5 months ago by Yahoo Sports

A Texas woman allegedly used Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta's social security number to open a new line of credit and the ensuing investigation has ...

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Westbrook scores 33 as Rockets rout Grizzlies 140-112 | WTAW

5 months ago by WTAW

By KRISTIE RIEKEN. HOUSTON (AP) _ Russell Westbrook and James Harden combined for 63 points as the Houston Rockets sailed to their fifth straight win, ...

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Report Card: Grizzlies Grounded by Rockets

5 months ago by Grizzly Bear Blues

Last night's game was going to be tough regardless. Even healthy, the Memphis Grizzlies could be closing a four-game road trip, that already included meetings ...

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Report Card: Grizzlies Grounded by Rockets
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Ja Morant Says Russell Westbrook Is 'Highly Disrespected' and ...

5 months ago by Bleacher Report

Memphis Grizzlies rookie guard Ja Morant spoke highly of Houston Rockets star Russell Westbrook after the Rockets beat the Grizz 140-112 on Wednesday...

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Ja Morant Says Russell Westbrook Is 'Highly Disrespected' and ...
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Smith: This is what Rockets were hoping for with Russell Westbrook

5 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Winning big with small ball is one thing. A 31-year-old Russell Westbrook owning the hardwood again like his MVP self is another. The Rockets are 9-2 since ...

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Smith: This is what Rockets were hoping for with Russell Westbrook
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Rockets' Russell Westbrook reacts to Ja Morant saying he's still ...

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

Rockets superstar Russell Westbrook mostly scoffed at the compliment by Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant about the former MVP still being 'disrespected'.

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Rockets' Russell Westbrook reacts to Ja Morant saying he's still ...
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Rockets Continue Roll in Romp Over Grizzlies

5 months ago by Houston Press

Jonas Valanciunas and his Memphis teammates kept getting rebound after rebound. The crushed the Rockets on the offensive glass 22-9. They shot ...

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Rockets Continue Roll in Romp Over Grizzlies
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Rockets' Russell Westbrook: Flirts with triple-double in win

5 months ago by CBSSports.com

Westbrook ended with 33 points (15-24 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 2-3 FT), nine rebounds, eight assists and four steals in 34 minutes during Wednesday's 140-112 victory over ...

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Rockets' Small Lineup Continues Rolling

5 months ago by Forbes

On Saturday night, the Rockets exacted revenge against the Utah Jazz for the February 9 114-113 loss they suffered at home at the buzzer.

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Rockets' Small Lineup Continues Rolling
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Newcomers find Rockets' offense an easy fit

5 months ago by Houston Chronicle

SALT LAKE CITY — The Rockets trailed the Lakers by one hours after Robert Covington had joined them and immediately found himself in the rotation and in ...

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With Jeff Green thriving, Rockets pass on claiming Markieff Morris

5 months ago by Rockets Wire

In what seems to be a vote of confidence in Jeff Green as their backup center, the Rockets did not claim Markieff Morris off waivers.

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Rockets notes: Defense as vital as offense in latest rally

5 months ago by Houston Chronicle

The Rockets scored 120 points and hit 20 3-pointers in Saturday night's 10-point victory over the Jazz, but they cited their defense as the thing chiefly ...

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Rockets notes: Defense as vital as offense in latest rally
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James Harden comandó la victoria de Houston Rockets sobre Utah ...

5 months ago by AlAireLibre.cl

El escolta de los texanos fue el máximo anotador del partido.

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Robert Covington ensuring rim protection for smaller Rockets

5 months ago by Rockets Wire

The Rockets don't have a traditional center for rim protection. But with 11 blocks in three games, Robert Covington is filling that void.

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Robert Covington ensuring rim protection for smaller Rockets
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Rockets look to continue surge vs. Knicks

5 months ago by Yahoo Sports

The sample size is small, but in their first two games since the All-Star break, the Houston Rockets appear to be clicking at full force. While posting double-digit ...

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El gran momento de los Rockets preocupa a sus rivales en la ...

5 months ago by 12up

Análisis del sistema actual de los Rockets y sus fortalezas, lo que podría ...

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Breakdown: Why Florida is the hot spot for rocket launches

5 months ago by WMC

For over 70 years, the National Aeronautics and Space Administrations or NASA, has launched rockets from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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Breakdown: Why Florida is the hot spot for rocket launches
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Scouting report: Rockets vs. Knicks

5 months ago by Beaumont Enterprise

PHOTOS: 2019-20 Rockets game-by-game. Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) and guard Russell Westbrook (0) during the second half of an NBA ...

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Whether or not foul inequality exists with James Harden, the Utah ...

5 months ago by Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — James Harden is known for being able to draw contact. Ask players around the NBA, and they'll say the Houston Rockets star makes his ...

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Whether or not foul inequality exists with James Harden, the Utah ...
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Rudy Gobert's double-double streak snaps at six games on Saturday

5 months ago by FantasyPros

Gobert pulled down single digit rebounds for the time since February 1st, ending his double-double streak of six games. He is an elite fantasy option and has ...

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Rudy Gobert's double-double streak snaps at six games on Saturday
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Rockets PG Russell Westbrook Says 'We're the Only Team That's in ...

5 months ago by Bleacher Report

Fresh off a third straight win and playing some of the best basketball of his career, Russell Westbrook thinks there's no ceiling to the Houston Rockets ' success...

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Jazz defense no match for small-ball Rockets, James Harden scores ...

5 months ago by NBCSports.com

The Rockets had no trouble with the traps, zones and everything else the Jazz threw at them, James Harden scored 38 in a win.

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Video: Rockets star Russell Westbrook schools Jazz fan, talks trash ...

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

Houston Rockets star Russell Westbrook had a back-and-forth with a Utah Jazz fan, and the point guard got the last laugh with an alley-oop.

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Russell Westbrook speaks out on Rudy Gobert's failed attempt to ...

5 months ago by ClutchPoints

The Utah Jazz once again tried their hand at another gimmick defense in an attempt to slow down the Houston Rockets. This time...

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Russell Westbrook speaks out on Rudy Gobert's failed attempt to ...
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McLemore Continues Hot Stretch as Rockets Beat Jazz

5 months ago by Sports Illustrated

Ben McLemore is shooting 46.1% from three since Jan. 1, including a 4-4 performance in Saturday's win at Utah.

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McLemore Continues Hot Stretch as Rockets Beat Jazz
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Watch James Harden score 60 as Rockets rout Hawks 158-111

8 months ago by Yahoo Sports

James Harden's performance was enough to make even those who see him put up gaudy numbers night after night step back and marvel at his work.

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Rockets' Mike D'Antoni explains why he pulled James Harden on ...

8 months ago by Sporting News

James Harden piled up 60 points in just 31 minutes, finishing two points shy of setting a new career high before Mike D'Antoni pulled his star for the fourth ...

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Rockets' Mike D'Antoni explains why he pulled James Harden on ...
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Chris Clemons put up 16 in Rockets' blowout win over the Hawks

8 months ago by The Rookie Wire

In a game that saw James Harden drop 60 points, Houston Rockets guard Chris Clemons recorded 16 points on Saturday night in a 158-111 win over the ...

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Chris Clemons put up 16 in Rockets' blowout win over the Hawks
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Atlanta Hawks fail to contain James Harden, Rockets in blowout defeat

8 months ago by Peachtree Hoops

The Atlanta Hawks were nearing the quarter mark of the 2019-20 season heading into their match-up with the Houston Rockets on Saturday night. They carried ...

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Atlanta Hawks fail to contain James Harden, Rockets in blowout defeat
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James Harden had a priceless reaction to getting pulled one point ...

8 months ago by For The Win

Houston Rockets guard James Harden didn't bother hiding his disbelief on the bench on Saturday night.

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James Harden had a priceless reaction to getting pulled one point ...
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Rockets' James Harden has 8 of the 10 highest-scoring games of 2019

8 months ago by ClutchPoints

Houston Rockets guard James Harden reset the recent scoring record books last season and appears on pace to smash that mark again in 2019-20, ...

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Rockets' James Harden has 8 of the 10 highest-scoring games of 2019
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WHL Tonight: Tigers, Blazers, & Rockets channel Teddy Bear Toss ...

8 months ago by Western Hockey League

Fans around the Western Hockey League were treated to the first four game of the 2019-20 Teddy Bear Toss schedule Saturday as part of a 10-game schedule.

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Harden leads Rockets to win over Grizzlies

9 months ago by wreg.com

James Harden scores 44 to offset 23 from Grizz rookie Ja Morant as the Rockets hand the Grizzlies their 5th loss in 6 games, 107-100.

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Harden leads Rockets to win over Grizzlies
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3-pointers: Takeaways from Rockets' win over Grizzlies

9 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle's Jonathan Feigen offers three takeaways after the Rockets' win over the Grizzlies on Monday.

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Harden Scores 44, Rockets Bounce Back to Beat GrizzliesHarden ...

9 months ago by The New York Times

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Houston Rockets didn't let Sunday's anemic performance at Miami carry over into the second night of a back-to-back. With James ...

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Why resting Russell Westbrook is a smart move for the Houston ...

9 months ago by Space City Scoop

On their second night of a back-to-back, the Houston Rockets plan on resting Russell Westbrook Monday after a blowout loss to the Miami Heat.

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Why resting Russell Westbrook is a smart move for the Houston ...
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Houston Rockets PG Russell Westbrook to rest vs. Grizzlies

9 months ago by ESPN

Rockets star point guard Russell Westbrook will not play Monday against the Grizzlies, resting the second half of Houston's back-to-back. Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said before Sunday's game against the Heat that Westbrook likely would rest the next ...

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Houston Rockets PG Russell Westbrook to rest vs. Grizzlies
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Rockets respond with bounceback win over Grizzlies

9 months ago by Chron.com

MEMPHIS – The Rockets might have preferred to find their shooting touch, to pour in 3s and easily pull away from a young, misfiring team. Things don't come ...

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Rockets respond with bounceback win over Grizzlies
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James Harden scores 44 as Rockets hold off Grizzlies

9 months ago by Houston Chronicle

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The shots went up, one after another Monday night. Ben McLemore missed a drive. Clint Capela missed a putback. McLemore missed a ...

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James Harden scores 44 as Rockets hold off Grizzlies
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Rockets' Westbrook (rest) won't face Grizzlies

9 months ago by ESPN

Rockets star point guard Russell Westbrook will not play Monday against the Grizzlies, resting the second half of Houston's back-to-back.

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Rockets' Westbrook (rest) won't face Grizzlies
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Chris Clemons joins historic list of Houston Rockets after NBA debut

9 months ago by Rockets Wire

Chris Clemons joined a historic list of Houston Rockets with 16 points in his NBA debut during Sunday's loss at Miami. The undersized rookie guard is just the ...

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Chris Clemons joins historic list of Houston Rockets after NBA debut
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Rockets notes: Russell Westbrook sits out as part of indefinite back ...

9 months ago by Houston Chronicle

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — With Rockets guard Russell Westbrook long-since scheduled to sit out the second half of a back-to-back Monday, Rockets coach Mike ...

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After up-and-down start, what are the Rockets' odds to win the NBA ...

9 months ago by Chron.com

The Rockets are ... well, we don't really know yet. With the NBA season fewer than 10 games old for every team, Houston is 3-3. The team's play has seen some ...

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The Rockets' disappointing season summed up in one sequence ...

9 months ago by CBSSports.com

The Rockets gave up a quick four points due to poor defense and lackadaisical decision making.

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The Rockets' disappointing season summed up in one sequence ...
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Is it really too early for the Houston Rockets to panic?

9 months ago by Space City Scoop

The Houston Rockets have had a rough start to the season and they haven't lived up to their lofty expectations. Is it too early to hit the panic button?

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Is it really too early for the Houston Rockets to panic?
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Source: Rockets' Westbrook to rest vs. Grizzlies

9 months ago by ESPN

Rockets star point guard Russell Westbrook will not play Monday against the Grizzlies, resting the second half of Houston's back-to-back, a source tells ESPN's ...

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Source: Rockets' Westbrook to rest vs. Grizzlies
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Houston, the Rockets Have Many Problems

9 months ago by The Ringer (blog)

The once-contender lost to Miami on Sunday night after falling into a 41-point(!) hole early in the second quarter. Now, at 3-3, the defense is a disaster and the ...

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Houston, the Rockets Have Many Problems
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Fuentes: Russell Westbrook descansaría ante los Grizzlies

9 months ago by ESPN Deportes

El dirigente de los Rockets, Mike D'Antoni , evitaría de momento darle al base minutos en noches consecutivas.

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Fuentes: Russell Westbrook descansaría ante los Grizzlies
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Mike D'Antoni lambasts Rockets as 'soft' after embarrassing loss to ...

9 months ago by ClutchPoints

Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni called out his team after an ugly 29-point loss to the Miami Heat.

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Mike D'Antoni lambasts Rockets as 'soft' after embarrassing loss to ...
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Mike D'Antoni Called The Rockets 'Soft' Following Their Second ...

9 months ago by UPROXX

The Rockets defense is not playing well to start the season and Mike D'Antoni is already tired of it.

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Mike D'Antoni Called The Rockets 'Soft' Following Their Second ...
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Report: Rockets sitting Westbrook against Grizzlies for rest

9 months ago by thescore.com

The Houston Rockets will rest guard Russell Westbrook Monday against the Memphis Grizzlies, a source told ESPN's Tim MacMahon. Houston is playing in the ...

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Report: Rockets sitting Westbrook against Grizzlies for rest
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Rockets' Westbrook likely to rest vs. Grizzlies

9 months ago by ESPN

Rockets point guard Russell Westbrook likely will rest for the second half of Houston's back-to-back Monday against the Grizzlies.

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Rockets' Westbrook likely to rest vs. Grizzlies
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Russell Westbrook no jugará con los Rockets este lunes para darle ...

9 months ago by 12up

Houston Rockets no tendrá disponible a Russell Westbrook para el partido de este ...

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Harden leads wild win at Wizards as Rockets score historic 159 points

9 months ago by Rockets Wire

Led by 59 from James Harden and a franchise record 159 points overall, the Rockets improved to 3-1 with a road win Wednesday at Washington.

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Harden leads wild win at Wizards as Rockets score historic 159 points
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James Harden's 59 points leads an absolutely bonkers 159-158 ...

9 months ago by Yahoo Sports

In only the second-most significant game between a Houston and Washington D.C. team on Wednesday, the Houston Rockets and Washington Wizards still ...

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Report: NBA executives watching Rockets' Clint Capela as trade chip

9 months ago by Rockets Wire

According to a report, NBA executives believe Rockets center Clint Capela could be traded this year. However, there are a number of hurdles.

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James Harden scores 59 points, Rockets outlast Wizards 159-158

9 months ago by SFGate

James Harden needed every one of his 59 points against the Wizards. Harden made one of two free-throw tries with 2.4 seconds left to give the Rockets a ...

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James Harden scores 59 points, Rockets outlast Wizards 159-158
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Harden scores 59 as Rockets win 159-158, Curry breaks hand in ...

9 months ago by Yahoo Sports

The Houston Rockets were led by James Harden in an incredible clash on Wednesday, while Stephen Curry broke his hand.

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Harden scores 59 as Rockets win 159-158, Curry breaks hand in ...
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James Harden scores 59, hits game-winning FT as Rockets top ...

9 months ago by ProBasketballTalk (blog)

The Washington Nationals and Houston Astros are playing Game 7 of the World Series tonight. The Washington Wizards and Houston Rockets did their best to ...

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James Harden scores 59, hits game-winning FT as Rockets top ...
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Wizards score 158 points ... and lose to Rockets in Washington ...

9 months ago by CBC.ca

James Harden scored 59 points and made one of two free throws with 2.4 seconds to play to give the Houston Rockets a 159-158 victory over the Washington ...

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Wizards score 158 points ... and lose to Rockets in Washington ...
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James Harden pours in 59 as Rockets nip Wizards 159-158

9 months ago by New York Post

James Harden scored 59 points and made one of two free throws with 2.4 seconds to play to give the Houston Rockets a 159-158 victory over the Washington ...

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James Harden pours in 59 as Rockets nip Wizards 159-158
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3 Houston Rockets stars to watch against the Washington Wizards

9 months ago by NBCSports.com

Houston comes to the nation's capital with a talented roster and big ambitions. Who should Wizards fans be excited to watch in the home opener Wednesday ...

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3 Houston Rockets stars to watch against the Washington Wizards
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Rockets bring the fireworks, win third straight behind James ...

9 months ago by The Dream Shake

The Houston Rockets came out victorious in what will likely be one of the more memorable games of the entire season, defeating the Washington Wizards by a ...

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Rockets bring the fireworks, win third straight behind James ...
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3-pointers: Takeaways from Rockets' win over Wizards

9 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Takeaways from the Rockets 159-158 win against the Washington Wizards: The Rockets have never scored as many points in a game as they did on ...

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3-pointers: Takeaways from Rockets' win over Wizards
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Harden grabs 59 as Rockets win third-highest scoring game in NBA ...

9 months ago by The Guardian

James Harden scored 59 points and hit a free throw with 2.4 seconds left to lift the Houston Rockets to a wild 159-158 win over the Washington Wizards on ...

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Harden grabs 59 as Rockets win third-highest scoring game in NBA ...
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DIRECTV Sports™ | Antetokounmpo tuvo un brillante debut frente a ...

9 months ago by DIRECTV Sports (Comunicado de prensa)

Los Bucks lograron la primera victoria en Houston gracias a 30 puntos, 13 rebotes y 11 asistencias del MVP de la última temporada.

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Bucks vence a Rockets en debut de Westbrook

9 months ago by El Nuevo Dia.com

Houston - Giannis Antetokounmpo encestó 30 puntos antes de salir por exceso de faltas y su elenco de reparto se aferró para guiar a los Bucks de Milwaukee a ...

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Bucks vence a Rockets en debut de Westbrook
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Westbrook Gets Off to Fast Start Despite Rockets Opening-Night Loss

9 months ago by Sports Illustrated

The Rockets aren't shying away from their championship expectations in 2019-20, with their season-opener against Milwaukee providing an early test in a battle ...

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Westbrook Gets Off to Fast Start Despite Rockets Opening-Night Loss
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Qué canal transmite Milwaukee Bucks vs. Houston Rockets por la NBA

9 months ago by Bolavip

Milwaukee Bucks y Houston Rockets se miden este jueves 24 de octubre en un imperdible duelo por la temporada regular de la NBA. Aquí te contamos todos ...

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Fans de Rockets muestran apoyo a Hong Kong

9 months ago by ESPN

Un grupo de aficionados de Houston sostuvo carteles y vistió playeras a favor de los manifestantes antigubernamentales en China, durante el partido ante los ...

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Fans de Rockets muestran apoyo a Hong Kong
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Rockets GM Daryl Morey returns to Twitter after lengthy hiatus

9 months ago by Rockets Wire

For the first time since his tweet led to an unintended backlash from China, Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey returned to Twitter on Thursday.

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Rockets GM Daryl Morey returns to Twitter after lengthy hiatus
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Fans show support for Hong Kong protesters at Rockets season ...

9 months ago by Houston Chronicle

Weeks after a couple in Philadelphia was ejected from the Wells Fargo Center after holding “Free Hong Kong” signs, three rows of fans in the Toyota Center ...

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Fans show support for Hong Kong protesters at Rockets season ...
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3-pointers: Takeaways from Rockets' loss to Bucks:

9 months ago by Houston Chronicle

3-pointers: Takeaways from the Rockets' 117-111 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks: There did not seem anything fluky about the Rockets taking a 16-point lead, ...

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James Harden Takes Blame for Rockets' Loss to Bucks: 'This One's ...

9 months ago by Bleacher Report

James Harden took full responsibility for the Houston Rockets ' 117-111 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks in Thursday's season opener. "This one's on me," he said ...

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James Harden Takes Blame for Rockets' Loss to Bucks: 'This One's ...
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Rockets Lose Opener To Bucks, 117-111

9 months ago by The Dream Shake

So many questions, so many storylines fighting for attention. But there's a new storyline in town: actual basketball. This game featured a sincere attempt to build ...

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Rockets Lose Opener To Bucks, 117-111
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Fans Show Support for Hong Kong Protesters at Houston Rockets ...

9 months ago by TIME

A group of 30 fans at the Houston Rockets' season opener held signs and wore shirts in support of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong.

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Fans Show Support for Hong Kong Protesters at Houston Rockets ...
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Rockets opener headlined by Russell Westbrook's debut

9 months ago by KTRK-TV

The Houston Rockets begin their 2019-20 season in Houston against the Milwaukee Bucks.

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Rockets opener headlined by Russell Westbrook's debut
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Rockets Fall in the Premiere of a Reunited Harden and ...

9 months ago by The New York Times

The Bucks took the victory as the Rockets began their season with a new star duo at the helm and their general manager under the cloud of a political fracas with ...

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Rockets Fall in the Premiere of a Reunited Harden and ...
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After Rebuking Daryl Morey, Rockets Owner Stays QuietAfter ...

9 months ago by The New York Times

For Tilman Fertitta, the billionaire restaurant magnate, host of the CNBC television show “Billion Dollar Buyer” and owner of the N.B.A.'s Houston Rockets, ...

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After Rebuking Daryl Morey, Rockets Owner Stays QuietAfter ...
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Even in a loss, Russell Westbrook's transition brilliance was exactly ...

9 months ago by CBSSports.com

Russell Westbrook has added an entirely new element to Houston's offense.

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Even in a loss, Russell Westbrook's transition brilliance was exactly ...