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April 11, 2019 - 3:25 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- After averaging close to 35 points per game and leading the Rockets to a 16-4 record, James Harden has been named KIA Western Conference Player of the Month for March/April, the NBA announced Thursday. Harden grabbed 6.9 rebounds and dished out 7.1 assists to go with his...
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Dwyane Wade, Magic Johnson, Dirk Nowitzki had busy nights in the NBA on April 9, 2019.
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April 10, 2019 - 1:25 pm
The NBA is the most reliable source of drama in sports, but even by its lofty standards, Tuesday night was a wild one. Hall of Fame-bound icons Dwyane Wade and Dirk Nowitzki had emotional sendoffs in Miami and Dallas, respectively -- and they weren't the biggest stories of the night. Not even close...
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April 10, 2019 - 2:18 am
Even though their regular season is over, because of Tuesday's regular season finale loss in Oklahoma City, the Rockets still don't know what seed they will be in the Western Conference Playoffs. Depending on how Denver and Portland fare Wednesday night the Rockets could wind up finishing as high...
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April 09, 2019 - 2:55 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni was released from the hospital Tuesday where he was admitted Friday due to an intestinal infection, according to the Houston Chronicle. The Rockets announced D'Antoni, 67, would miss Friday's game against the New York Knicks due to the flu...
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April 07, 2019 - 10:29 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- The Rockets drained an NBA record 27 three-pointers as they wrapped the home portion of their 2018-19 schedule with a 149-113 win over the Phoenix Suns. Austin Rivers trey with 1:09 left broke the record the Rockets set in December and then matched Wednesday in Los...
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April 05, 2019 - 8:23 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- When the NBA Playoffs open next weekend, the Rockets will open at home after clinching homecourt advantage in the first round with a 120-96 win over the New York Knicks Friday night at Toyota Center. The win improves the Rockets to 52-28 on the season and keeps them in...
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April 05, 2019 - 5:49 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- Due to a stomach flu, the Rockets will be without head coach Mike D'Antoni Friday night when they take on the New York Knicks at Toyota Center. Associate head coach Jeff Bzdelik will assume head coach duties with D'Antoni expected back for the Rockets home finale Sunday...
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April 04, 2019 - 4:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NBA playoffs are still days away. Tell that to the Houston Rockets, who have their postseason mentality locked in. James Harden scored 31 points, Chris Paul added 29, and the Rockets routed the Los Angeles Clippers 135-103 on Wednesday night in a potential playoff preview. "(...
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April 03, 2019 - 10:03 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Houston Rockets weren't shy about trying to break their own NBA record for most 3-pointers in a game, heaving up five shots from long range in the final two minutes. All five shots missed. James Harden shrugged it off and was more impressed with how well the Rockets...
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April 02, 2019 - 3:32 pm
By Adam Spolane ( @AdamSpolane ) With the Western Conference Playoff field set, the Rockets have five possible first round opponents. I decided to rank them in order of best matchup to worst. 1. Utah Jazz Rockets record: 2-2 Net rating: -1.0 per 100 possessions These two teams have met just once...
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