Tag Archives: Houston Rockets

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 11/16/10 — Derrick Rose

    The Stat Line of the Night — 11/16/10 — Derrick Rose

    Derrick Rose was not going to let this so-called “Circus Trip” start off like it had the last 12 years.  Every season the Chicago Bulls head out west early in the season for an extended road trip and every year since Michael Jordan left the trip has gone poorly, at one point even resulting in […]

  • Yo Yao! Gimmie Some Props (GIF)

    Yo Yao! Gimmie Some Props (GIF)

    Only Yao Ming could turn a ride on the stationary bike into an entertaining gif.  The Rockets’ center spent plenty of time on the sidelines staying warm during his team’s season opener in Los Angeles, and he even took the time to endear himself to a few of the Lakers’ fans. Should Rockets coach Rick […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 10/27/10 — Kobe Bryant

    The Stat Line of the Night — 10/27/10 — Kobe Bryant

    On the opening night of the NBA, most eyes were on the new trio in Miami, however when they sputtered the defending champion L.A. Lakers made the night a hit.  Kobe Bryant, the leader of the team and arguably the best player of this generation were able to squeak out a victory on the night […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night – 3/22/10 – Derrick Rose

    The Stat Line of the Night – 3/22/10 – Derrick Rose

    The Bulls were playing well enough to get their second straight win, and Derrick Rose was the catalyst.  With Rose out of the lineup, the Bulls stumbled into a 10-game losing streak.  The losing streak may have put a dagger in their playoff hopes, but Rose is making it clear he wants to will this […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night – 3/15/10 – Aaron Brooks

    The Stat Line of the Night – 3/15/10 – Aaron Brooks

    Going into this season, no one would have guessed that Aaron Brooks would emerge as the star of the Houston Rockets.  In fact, no one would have thought any star at all was going to emerge in Houston.  Even with the acquisition of Kevin Martin at the trade deadline, Brooks has shined brightly for the […]

  • Trevor Ariza Throws A Right Haymaker At DeMar DeRozen

    Trevor Ariza Throws A Right Haymaker At DeMar DeRozen

    This weekend there were plenty of big fights to speak off in the boxing ring and the UFC’s octagon, but surprisingly the most vicious right cross was delivered on the basketball court at the Air Canada Center in Toronto. With the Houston Rockets in town for a Sunday afternoon game, the Raptors were anything but […]

  • Ron Artest Plays Go-Fetch With Trevor Ariza’s Shoe (Video)

    Ron Artest Plays Go-Fetch With Trevor Ariza’s Shoe (Video)

    Last night when the Houston Rockets visited the Staples Center to take on the Los Angeles Lakers, the big story prior to the game was Ron Artest and Trevor Ariza taking on their former teams after swapping spots with each other over the off-season. With Ariza having moved on to Houston after winning an NBA […]

  • With The Mavs Out, Who Will KMart Threaten Next

    With The Mavs Out, Who Will KMart Threaten Next

    Total Pro Sports – Although game 3 and 4 of the series between the Dallas Mavericks and Denver Nuggets have brought a lot of interesting story lines, we all knew the end was near.  Although the drama between KMart and Cuban, LaLa and the Mav fans, may not be over, the series sure is.  So who will Kenyon […]

  • Phil Jackson Drops The F-Bomb During Live Press Conference

    Phil Jackson Drops The F-Bomb During Live Press Conference

    Total Pro Sports – No Yao?  No problem.  The Houston Rockets came out hard from the start and dominated till the end, evening up their series with the Lakers at 2-2 following a 99-87 win Sunday afternoon.  It was such an impressive performance that even Phil Jackson had to “give them some f*cking credit.” That was […]

  • Ron Artest Says He’s Poor And His Team Sucks

    Ron Artest Says He’s Poor And His Team Sucks

    Total Pro Sports – Most of the time we see athletes and celebrities run from the paparazzi.  But then there are those who prefer to play around for a bit and create some entertainment.  We can credit Rockets guard Ron Artest as being one of the latter after his run in with the TMZ crew […]

  • Derrick Fisher Lays A Stiff Bodycheck, Ron Artest Ejected

    Derrick Fisher Lays A Stiff Bodycheck, Ron Artest Ejected

    Total Pro Sports – The second round series between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Houston Rockets heated up last night as the teams got a little more physical, causing five technical fouls and two ejections.  The Lakers may have met their match, but from the looks of it last night, it seems they are […]

  • Kobe Bryant Give Himself A Sick Ally Oop Pass

    Kobe Bryant Give Himself A Sick Ally Oop Pass

    Total Pro Sports – Last night was a must win for the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant stepped up to make sure they did just that.  His 40 points led the way for his team, but his two most impressive points came on a “self ally oop” pass off the backboard.

  • Ron Artest Breaks His Tooth And Then Eats It

    Ron Artest Breaks His Tooth And Then Eats It

    Total Pro Sports – The other night the Houston Rockets traveled to Utah to take on the Jazz.  The Jazz won the game easily 99-86, a big win for the Jazz against a Western Conference rival. The story of the game was Ron Artest losing a tooth then eating it after trying to drive the […]

  • NBA Fantasy 3 Stars (02/05/09)

    NBA Fantasy 3 Stars (02/05/09)

    1.       Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers: I don’t care what anyone else did this week, the 61 points was unbelievable and really made fantasy owners happy (or sad in my case, as the team I’m facing has Kobe). With Bynum out, his numbers are only going to get better. Most people won’t trade him, but […]

  • Andre Iguodala Dunks Over Yao Ming

    Andre Iguodala Dunks Over Yao Ming

    Total Pro Sports – The surging Philadelphia 76ers stole a game from the Houston Rockets in Houston yesterday 95-93. The 76ers were led by Andre Iguodalawho had 20 points, 3 rebounds, and 1 assist, but that wasn’t the story of the night.  6’6″ Iguodala made headlines last night for his alley-oop dunk over Rockets 7’6″ […]