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October 23, 2019 - 7:57 am
Shaquille O'Neal on Tuesday came to the defense of Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey, who set off a firestorm between the NBA and China earlier this month when he tweeted his support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong. "One of our best values here in America is free speech — we're...
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October 15, 2019 - 7:10 am
For the first time, LeBron James is taking on the standoff between the NBA and China. On Monday night, the basketball star said Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey was "misinformed" or "not really educated" when he sent a tweet last week in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement. The...
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October 07, 2019 - 8:10 am
BEIJING (AP) — The NBA statement originally made in English had a different twist when it came out in Chinese. The NBA said Monday on its official Chinese social media account that it was "extremely disappointed" by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's "inappropriate" tweet about Hong Kong...
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Jimmy Butler with the Sixers.
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June 26, 2019 - 9:07 am
(WIP) - The Houston Rockets are apparently very serious about their interest in Sixers free agent Jimmy Butler. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Rockets plan to try to convince Butler to force a sign-and-trade from the Sixers to the Rockets this offseason, allowing the Rockets to open...
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Mike D'Antoni walks the Houston Rockets sideline.
USA Today Sports
May 31, 2019 - 6:53 am
Mike D'Antoni will remain the Houston Rockets head coach despite being unable to agree to a contract extension, he said Thursday. "We couldn't come to terms," D'Antoni told Fox 26 on Thursday. "I'm looking forward to next year with a lot of enthusiasm and we're gonna have a great year. I've got one...
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James Harden of the Houston Rockets points during the NBA Playoffs.
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May 15, 2019 - 9:26 am
Did the Houston Rockets miss their last, best chance to beat the Golden State Warriors? The latest episode of RADIO.COM's "Big Time Basketball" podcast explores the aftermath of the epic Western Conference semifinals, which ended in a Game 6 classic -- and where the James Harden-Chris Paul-Mike D'...
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P.J. Tucker of the Houston Rockets watches as Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors limps off with a calf injury.
USA Today Sports
May 10, 2019 - 7:20 am
The Golden State Warriors got good news Thursday on superstar Kevin Durant's injury: It's a "mild" calf strain, and they could have him back as early as next week . In the meantime, they will have to finish off the Houston Rockets without him. The latest episode of RADIO.COM's "Big Time Basketball...
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Kevin Durant exits Game 5 against the Houston Rockes with a mild calf strain.
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May 09, 2019 - 12:37 pm
The Golden State Warriors are one win away from reaching the Western Conference Finals for the fifth consecutive year, but they will have to do it without Kevin Durant. Durant suffered a "mild" calf strain in the third quarter of Wednesday night's Game 5 victory over the Houston Rockets. Durant...
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Stephen Curry has been inconsistent in the Golden State Warriors' 2019 playoff series against the Houston Rockets.
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May 08, 2019 - 10:17 am
As the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets careen toward Game 5 of their classic second-round NBA playoff series Wednesday night in Oakland, tied at two games apiece, one of the major subplots of the series has been the subpar play of Warriors superstar point guard Stephen Curry. Curry is...
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May 07, 2019 - 6:05 am
( 95.7 The Game ) The Golden State Warriors dropped back-to-back games in Houston and now the series is tied 2-2. Despite Kevin Durant dropping 34 points and Stephen Curry finishing with 30, the Warriors fell, 112-108, on Monday night at the Toyota Center in Houston. The storyline was similar to...
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