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5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Who Steps into Vacated Roles for Houston Rockets Next Season?

The Houston Rockets have had an eventful offseason. Whether their moves have been for the better or worse is a loaded, lengthy debate - but one thing's obvious.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, Isaiah Canaan, Patrick Beverley, James Harden

8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Why Lakers Fans Should Cherish Kobe Bryant's 2014-15 Campaign

Enjoy the next chapter of Kobe Bryant 's career, Los Angeles Lakers fans, because, for one last time, it's going to feel familiar.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Nick Young, Houston Rockets

13 hrs ago | Detroit Bad Boys

NBA rumors: Suns 'considering a Greg Monroe offer,' according to report

Hearing Suns may be considering a Greg Monroe offer. They have space to get both him and Bledsoe but would lose cap flexibility long-term.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Seattle SuperSonics, Greg Monroe, NBA Players

19 hrs ago | Denver Stiffs

Treating players as commodities, the lessons of superstar GMs

Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey took a couple giant swings at free agency, gambled on a contract, and ended up with Trevor Ariza.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, James Harden

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Al Bawaba

Tweet and delete: celebs react and retract on Gaza war

Image 1 of 16: When it comes to Palestine-Israel Madonna would rather not take sides and go with "both countries are at fault" urging both Israel and Gaza to come to a cease fire.

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Related Topix: Real Madrid, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Soccer Players, Mesut Ozil, Cristiano Ronaldo, Houston Rockets, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

Pippen Ain't Easy

D.U.M. As MUD BackwardsVol. 2 Dwight Howard

Apr 30, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard yells to the crowd after blocking a shot during the fourth quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

USA Today

NBA free agency winners and losers: Why Rockets crashed

NBA free agency winners and losers: Houston's problem The Rockets lost and Cavs won, sure.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

#FreePalestine Celebrity Backlash

The dangerously divisive act of speaking out politically with the wildfire speed hashtags often trigger was made apparent after NBA player Dwight Howard recently tweeted "#freepalestine" and then deleted it within minutes due to the immediate backlash.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

Sporting News

Howard: Parsons' absence won't affect Rockets

Dwight Howard doesn't believe the departure of Chandler Parsons will have a major impact on the Houston Rockets' title hopes next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Omer Asik, Omri Casspi, Jeremy Lin

The China Post

Jeremy Lin grateful for time with Rockets

Taiwanese American NBA star Jeremy Lin, who was recently traded by the Houston Rockets to the Los Angeles Lakers, said his time with the Rockets helped him become a more comprehensive player.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Patrick Beverley, Carmelo Anthony, New York Knicks

BleacherReport

Breaking Down How Chandler Parsons and Dirk Nowitzki Can Thrive Together

After the Houston Rockets refused to match the three-year, $46 million offer sheet he signed with Mark Cuban in a nightclub , Chandler Parsons is the newest member of the Dallas Mavericks .

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Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, James Harden

Thu Jul 17, 2014

BleacherReport

Updated Long-Term Plan for Houston Rockets

The Houston Rockets struck out in their pursuit of more superstars this summer. But that's what sluggers do.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, James Harden

The Washington Post

Phil Jackson talks smack about Jimmy Buss and why talks fell apart...

New York Knicks President Phil Jackson updated his autobiography "Eleven Rings" recently and decided to drop a few bombshells, including what he thinks are the real reasons why he was passed over for the Lakers coaching job in 2012 for Mike D'Antoni and why Dwight Howard wouldn't re-sign with the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

The Nation

On Dwight Howard and #FreePalestine

When LeBron James made the decision to rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers after four seasons in Miami, many commentators praised the social conscious that seemed to amplify his desire to return home.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Metta World Peace, Omri Casspi, Etan Thomas

CBS Sports

Report: Suns-Bledsoe talks stall; 3 clubs circling

ESPN reports that the Suns and restricted free agent point guard Eric Bledsoe are still 'far apart' on a deal with the Suns wanting to pay the talented explosive guard far less than his asking.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Chandler Parsons prepared to be the face of the Mavericks

The plan, as the Dallas Mavericks so eloquently stated on numerous occasions last season, is to find a way for Dirk Nowitzki to spend the twilight years of his spectacular career as the team's second-best player.

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BleacherReport

Houston Rockets Lack Chips to Chase Rajon Rondo or Kevin Love

Striking out on Chris Bosh , Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James and Chandler Parsons in free agency, and fruitlessly unloading Jeremy Lin and According to ESPN.com's Marc Stein, the Rockets remain in typical mid-offseason form, lusting after two high-profile talents: So look for Rockets to re-enter trade game for longtime Houston target Rajon Rondo as ... (more)

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Hardwood Paroxysm

Defending Daryl Morey

Dec 18, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets center Omer Asik and point guard Jeremy Lin walk to the locker room during halftime at Toyota Center.

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Sir Charles in Charge

Houston Rockets: NBA's Biggest Loser of Free Agency

May 2, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard reacts after Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard last second shot in the second half in game six of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Moda Center.Mandatory Credit: Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports If "dropping the ball" is the go-to expression for missing an ... (more)

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Billboard

Rihanna Prays for 'Swift End' to Conflict After Deleting '#FreePalestine' Tweet

Despite being one of today's most outspoken, IDGAF pop stars, Rihanna would like to apologize for a recent controversial tweet.

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