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4 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

New York Knicks Should Call Carmelo Anthony's Bluff

Knicks 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the New York Knicks as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Jeremy Lin: From face of Rockets to trade to Lakers in two years

For 3 1/2 months in the summer and early fall of 2012, Jeremy Lin was the face of the franchise - the leading edge in a wave of change that the Rockets hoped would build toward a new era of playoff success.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Dwight Howard, James Harden, New York Knicks

MSNBC

Cavaliers reportedly trading Alonzo Gee to Pelicans, which could lead to Omer Asik trade

Of course, LeBron leaving the Heat gives Bosh more reason to move on. He outwardly enjoyed playing with LeBron in Miami, and that's no longer an option.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Alonzo Gee, Houston Rockets, Scotty Hopson, Matthew Dellavedova

ESPN

Rockets deal Lin, pick to Lakers, source says

The Houston Rockets have traded guard Jeremy Lin and a future first-round pick to the Los Angeles Lakers , a league source told ESPN's Jeff Goodman.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Steve Nash, Los Angeles Lakers

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Rockets' goal is Chris Bosh and Chandler Parsons

The Rockets hope to have a frontcourt that includes both Chris Bosh and Chandler Parsons next season.

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

Mavs Moneyball

Chandler Parsons wants to be paid like a star

After three years on the near minimum salary of a second-round pick, Chandler Parsons got paid on Thursday.

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

MSNBC

With lower-than-expected salary cap, will Rockets and Pelicans still complete Omer Asik trade?

I don't want to pile on, but he might have one more responsibility that previously seemed completed: Trading Omer Asik .

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Liberty Ballers

Source: Sixers and Rockets Agree In Principle To Jeremy Lin Deal

Liberty Ballers has learned that Philadelphia and Houston have a deal in place to send guard Jeremy Lin to the Sixers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, Philadelphia 76ers

Houston Chronicle

Report: Mavericks agree on $45 million offer sheet with Chandler Parsons

Chandler Parsons will go from the NBA's best bargain to a $15 million a year contract.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Dwight Howard, Jeremy Lin, Miami Heat

NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans may not be looking to fill void at small forward through free agency

Bryan Gates talks about guard Courtney Fells, who said his game is similar to unrestricted free agent Anthony Morrow but he is a better athlete.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Josh Howard, NBA Players, DeQuan Jones, Francisco Garcia

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Patric Young ready to bring size and strength to New Orleans Pelicans summer league squad

Florida center Patric Young celebrates a goal in the closing seconds of the second half in a regional semifinal game against UCLA at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn.

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Related Topix: Sports, University of Florida NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Florida Gators NCAA Basketball, Patric Young, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, Ben Wallace

BleacherReport

Houston Rockets or Miami Heat: Which Is Better Fit for Free Agent Chris Bosh?

According to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski , Bosh would prefer to remain with the Miami Heat but is intrigued by the Houston Rockets' offer of a four-year contract worth well over $80 million.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Terrence Jones, NBA Players, James Harden

BleacherReport

How Will Houston Rockets Fill Omer Asik's Role Next Season?

The Houston Rockets finally traded Omer Asik this summer - to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for a protected first-round pick in the 2015 draft.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Terrence Jones, NBA Players, Dwight Howard, Donatas Motiejunas

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Reports: Rockets offer a max contract to Chris Bosh

The Rockets offered Miami forward Chris Bosh, whom they targeted in 2010, a max contract, ESPN's Chris Broussard reported via Twitter.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) stands on first wearing his mitten.

Weirdly entertaining as the first week of free agency has been, things will get interesting and considerably more meaningful quickly.

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International Business Times

NBA News: Houston Rockets to Offer Chris Bosh Max Contract, Big Three Future in Jeopardy

A lot of player movements have been finalized in the first week of the NBA. The Miami Heat Big Three of LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade continue to be in limbo.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Sporting News

Jeremy Lin trade rumor: Sixers willing to take Linsanity in trade from Rockets

While Nerlens Noel was drawing raves for his Summer League debut - and deservedly so - talk about the Philadelphia 76ers swung to a potential trade for Jeremy Lin.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Nerlens Noel, Philadelphia 76ers

NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans haven't made any free agency moves yet but Anthony Morrow still considering a return

New Orleans Pelicans guard Anthony Morrow celebrates after a 3-point basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers in New Orleans, Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

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

Fri Jul 04, 2014

BleacherReport

Most Realistic Free-Agent Options for Houston Rockets to Chase

Like a kid at a community swimming pool, the Houston Rockets enter free agency anxiously awaiting their opportunity to make a big splash.

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ABC News

Sources: Rockets mulling Chris Bosh

The Houston Rockets , if they fail to land free agent Carmelo Anthony , plan to shift their attention to trying to swipe Chris Bosh from the Miami Heat , according to sources close to the process.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, Dwight Howard, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Chris Bosh

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