13 hrs ago
Ranking the Houston Rockets' Most Likely NBA Free-Agency Moves
James Harden and the Rockets had a disappointing exit to the postseason, but the offseason is a new beginning.
Sun May 19, 2013
Inside the Sixers: Expect lots of turnover if Sixers follow the Rockets model
Sam Hinkie's tenure in Houston was never about Sam Hinkie, he'll tell you. It was really about the system.
Report: Dwight Howard will consider multiple teams in free agency, is ...
We already know what we're in for in terms of the steady stream of reports and rumors that will flood us leading up to the free agent decision of Dwight Howard this summer.
Sat May 18, 2013
Creating the Perfect Offseason Plan for the Houston Rockets
The Houston Rockets have the payroll flexibility to make big moves this offseason, but there are certain moves that should be made and others that should most definitely be avoided.
Fri May 17, 2013
Philadelphia 76ers' GM Sam Hinkie Represents A Changing of the Guard
This is a man they had targeted last year and weighed giving the job to before ultimately deciding to bring back Tony Dileo for one more season.
Tue May 14, 2013
Highlighting Houston Rockets' Top Free Agent Target at Every Position
With a mere $38 million in salary committed for next season, the Houston Rockets figure to be major players in free agency this summer.
Mon May 13, 2013
Thoughts on Hinkie Hiring
On Friday Yahoo Sports reported via Twitter that the Sixers have reached an agreement to hire Houston Rockets assistant GM / executive VP Sam Hinkie to a multi-year deal to be their new president and GM.
Fri May 10, 2013
Thunder advance in win over Rockets
Kevin Durant scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder moved into the second round of the playoffs with a 103-94 win over the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center.
Report: Sixers hire Rockets' Hinkie as new GM
The Sixers have agreed to hire Rockets executive vice president of basketball operations Sam Hinkie as their new general manager.
Thu May 09, 2013
Rockets' Morey misses out on executive of year award
Morey made two key free-agent signings in Omer Asik and Jeremy Lin and then was ready when James Harden came on the market and made the big trade for him on the eve of the season.
Wed May 08, 2013
Best of the Rockets bounce for 2013
Shaking and stirring while always recommending Hans Bier Haus for quality liquid refreshment.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson finishes third in COY voting; Nuggets coach George Karl wins...
Mike Woodson took home third place in the Coach of the Year voting behind George Karl and Erik Spoelstra.
Mon May 06, 2013
NBA notes: Vinny Del Negro's future with LA Clippers looking foggy
Coach Vinny Del Negro is proud of the Los Angeles Clippers' breakthrough season even though he doesn't know if he'll be around for the next one.
Thunder's Fisher Fined $5K for Flopping
Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Derek Fisher was fined $5000 by the NBA on Monday for flopping in Game 5 of the Thunder's first-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets.
Rockets' Omer Asik not worried about Dwight Howard talk
Omer Asik isn't too worried if the Rockets bring Dwight Howard into the picture with him.
After a Successful Season, Big Questions Loom for Young Rockets
It's difficult to believe anyone outside of the most hardcore fans truly believed the Rockets would be a playoff team this year.
Sat May 04, 2013
Rockets 2012-13 player-by-player recap
Comment: A revelation as a mid-season addition from the Russian league, Beverley is a bargain bringing high energy, ball-pressure defense.
Northern Michigan News
Young Rockets look to future after playoff loss
The Rockets reached the playoffs for the first time since 2009 and battled back from a 3-0 deficit before being eliminated by the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 6. Harden was traded to the Rockets just days before the season opener, leaving him little time to bond with his teammates before stepping in as the leader in Houston.
Fri May 03, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
NBA playoffs: Thunder beat Rockets to win series
Houston a Kevin Durant scored 27 points and Kevin Martin added 25 to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 103-94 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night, sending them to the second round of the playoffs for the third straight season.
Before there was Hack-a-Shaq, there was fouling Wilt Chamberlain
Fouling the big guy, as the Thunder did to Rockets center Omer Asik during Game 5 of the Oklahoma City-Houston playoff series, is a time-honored tactic that even predates the Big Pontificator, Shaquille O'Neal, and his linear descendent, Dwight Howard.