DAN LE BATARD

The Houston Rockets’ Social Media Guy Already Has Another Job Thanks To Dan Le Batard

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It's good that someone decided to add some levity to the situation. Le Batard's interview with the embattled social media manager is great.

kevin mchale

Guess What Kevin McHale Whispered In Josh Smith’s Ear After Getting Punched In The Shoulder?

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Smoove has been huge for the Rockets, helping them advance past the Dallas Mavericks. Coach McHale had some kind words for him - but what?

Houston Rockets

Rockets Fire Their Social Media Manager After An Insensitive Tweet Goes Viral

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In the closing moments of the Houston Rockets' series-clinching win against the Dallas Mavericks, the team's twitter account riled up the internet. The inflammatory tweet lead to the firing of the Rockets social media manager, who then took to twitter to explain his actions.

ALLEY OOPS

Who Runs The Big-To-Big Alley-Oop Better: Josh Smith And Dwight Howard Or Blake Griffin And DeAndre Jordan?

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With two able passing big men, both the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers run excellent big-to-big alley-oops. So who does it better?

Houston Rockets

The Rockets Gloated To The Mavs After The Series Win With A Tweet About Euthanasia

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Just not a good look, Rockets Twitter. I'm sure everyone will react completely reasonably to this.

JAMES HARDEN

James Harden Drives The Lane For Soaring Lefty Throw-Down

Believe it or not, offense comes pretty easy when defenders fall to the floor. Just imagine if Josh Smith were allowed to trip Devin Harris every time he set a ball-screen – James Harden would be cooking constantly!

Al Farouq Aminu

Watch Al-Farouq Aminu Posterize Clint Capela With A Monster Dunk

Rockets-Mavs Game 5 is off to a roaring start in Houston, with the white-hot Al-Farouq Aminu producing the early highlight of the game.

TYSON CHANDLER

Tyson Chandler Will Play In Game 5 Despite Throwing ‘Punch’ At Dwight Howard

If the Dallas Mavericks are to make history and become the first team ever to win a series after trailing 3-0, Rick Carlisle will need a full complement of healthy players at his disposal.

GOOD JOB INTERNET

What If Every NBA Team Had Football Helmets?

With the help of an "unemployed graphic designer," now we have some idea. Lookin' good, Pacers!

#NBA

What Is Jason Garrett Thinking While He’s Sitting Next To James Harden?

Why is Jason Garrett smiling like that? People don't smile like that in real life.

full court shots

Full-Court Shots By LeBron James, Dwight Howard Don’t Compare To Kevin Love’s

Full-court shot rankings: 1. Kevin Love 2. LeBron James 3. Dwight Howard

#Dwight Howard

Josh Smith Finds Dwight Howard For The Alley-Oop Off The Pick-And-Roll

Josh Smith and Dwight Howard have been feasting on the Mavs' pick-and-roll defense this series. They were at it again tonight on this lob.

JAMES HARDEN

Counterpoint: James Harden Should Win This Season’s MVP

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Maybe it's my argumentative nature, but I'm uncomfortable with how quickly the consensus has built in favor of Curry over James Harden, especially after a season of hearing that the race would come down to the wire and be too close to call

dallas mavericks

Mavericks Say Rajon Rondo, Chandler Parsons Are Done For The Year

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The Dallas Mavericks' season imploded over the course of 24 hours.

#DWIGHT HOWARD

Dwight Howard Owns 50 Guns, 20 Snakes And Is More Mature Than Ever

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Dwight Howard completed his transformation into Playoff Dwight with his dominant performance in Game 2 of the Houston Rockets' first round series against the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night.

NBA playoff upsets

3 Upsets To Watch For In The First Round Of The NBA Playoffs

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Confession: the opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament, specifically those delirious opening days, is a whole lot more exciting for casual basketball fans than the first round of the NBA Playoffs.


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