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Hoops Habit Feb 12, 2019

Houston Rockets: Iman Shumpert has much to prove

The Houston Rockets traded Brandon Knight, Marquese Chriss and multiple picks to bring in Iman Shumpert for their 2018-19 playoff push. Iman Shumpert is one of many player projects the Houston Rockets have welcomed since last year. After a lackluster experience with ex-Phoenix Suns Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss, the Rockets moved on fairly quickly, […] Houston Rockets: Iman Shumpert has much to prove - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
The Dream Shake Feb 8, 2019
Grading the Houston Rockets’ trade deadline moves

Grading the Houston Rockets’ trade deadline moves

Maybe the Rockets’ moves shouldn’t be graded on what they are, but what they could be. This trade deadline, the Houston Rockets continued on with their trend of purging bad contracts and, albeit, bad players. In a three-team trade involving the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Sacramento Kings, the Rockets unloaded Marquese Chriss and Brandon Knight to the Cavaliers. In another trade with the Philadelphia 76ers, Houston dumped off James Ennis III. All these players have also one glaring thing in common: they were all added this offseason. They now join the ranks of Michael Carter-Williams...
The Dream Shake Feb 6, 2019
Rockets acquire Iman Shumpert in 7-player deal; Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss shipped to Cavs

Rockets acquire Iman Shumpert in 7-player deal; Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss shipped to Cavs

Happy trade season! According to sources, the Rockets have acquired Iman Shumpert, Nik Stauskas, and Wade Baldwin IV in a three-team deal with the Cavaliers and Kings. Houston, Cleveland and Sacramento completing a three-way deal that will send Iman Shumpert to the Rockets, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 7, 2019 Cleveland will send Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin to the Rockets in the three-way deal, league source tells ESPN. Cavaliers acquired those two guards in Sunday's trade with Portland that sent Rodney Hood to the Blazers.— Adrian...
Plain Dealer Feb 6, 2019

Cleveland Cavaliers acquire Brandon Knight and 2019 first-round pick in three-team deal for Alec Burks: Sources

The 2019 first-rounder is lottery protected, according to a source.
ClutchPoints Feb 6, 2019
Deal with Grizzlies involving Brandon Knight, Marquese Chriss could take back seat to Mike Conley, Marc Gasol trade

Deal with Grizzlies involving Brandon Knight, Marquese Chriss could take back seat to Mike Conley, Marc Gasol trade

The Memphis Grizzlies have reportedly discussed a trade with the Houston Rockets, but it did not involve either Marc Gasol or Mike Conley, whom they are trying to move before the trade deadline on Thursday. The Rockets are trying to unload Brandon Knight’s contract, and the Grizzlies are said to be interested in him. However, […] The post Deal with Grizzlies involving Brandon Knight, Marquese Chriss could take back seat to Mike Conley, Marc Gasol trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Feb 6, 2019
Rockets talking trade with Cavaliers for Alec Burks

Rockets talking trade with Cavaliers for Alec Burks

Houston’s search for another wing continues. The Houston Rockets were engaged with the Cleveland Cavaliers late last night on a deal that would send guard Brandon Knight and a first-round pick to Cleveland in exchange for guard Alec Burks, according to multiple reports, including The Athletic (subscription required) and Amico Hoops. The Rockets have made no secret of their desire to add another wing to the fold and have been linked to everyone from Kent Bazemore to Wesley Matthews, but this report seems to have a little more to it, with Amico saying that the teams were “closing in”...
The Dream Shake Feb 5, 2019
Rockets’ hunt for a wing could lead them to Wesley Matthews

Rockets’ hunt for a wing could lead them to Wesley Matthews

If Brandon Knight and first-round pick don’t net a wing on the trade market, Wesley Matthews as a buyout candidate makes too much sense. In the days since Daryl Morey’s proclamation that the Rockets’ wing depth needs addressing, many a report has surfaced as to how they might fill that void. Just now seeing this.Daryl Morey: "We're going to be real active at the deadline... I would say at the wing spot is probably one if we were to sure something up - that makes more sense." pic.twitter.com/y09p5BoHP0— Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) February 2, 2019 First, the Rockets reportedly...
House of Houston Feb 4, 2019

Houston Rockets Rumors: Alec Burks would be a solid addition via trade

The Houston Rockets were reportedly in talks to trade involving Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss to acquire Alec Burks. What else? Take a look. Houston Rockets fans — can you believe it?  We’re just three days away from the NBA trade deadline and our franchise has been in the midst of a plethora of talks, […] Houston Rockets Rumors: Alec Burks would be a solid addition via trade - House of Houston - House of Houston - A Houston Sports Site - Texans, Rockets, Astros, Dynamo, Cougars and More!
Blazer's Edge Feb 2, 2019
Brandon Knight Highlights Latest NBA Trade News and Rumors

Brandon Knight Highlights Latest NBA Trade News and Rumors

The NBA Trade Deadline is this Thursday. Catch the weekend warm-up acts here. The 2019 NBA Trade Deadline arrives this Thursday, and plenty of NBA trade rumors are making the rounds this weekend. Here’s the list of news and potential deals on the table. Stay tuned throughout the weekend as stories develop. The Houston Rockets are testing the market for interest in Brandon Knight, joining a long list of teams trying to dump salary as the trade deadline continues to creep up. He is owed roughly $15 million next season before becoming a free agent in 2020. Knight missed all of the 2017-2018...
House of Houston Feb 2, 2019

Houston Rockets: A Brandon Knight trade to the Grizzlies could be difficult

The Houston Rockets are reportedly in discussions with the Memphis Grizzlies to trade Brandon Knight away. What are they offering? Take a look. The Houston Rockets are now five days away from the NBA trade deadline and the rumor mill is starting to pour in like crazy with some story lines finally accentuated on this […] Houston Rockets: A Brandon Knight trade to the Grizzlies could be difficult - House of Houston - House of Houston - A Houston Sports Site - Texans, Rockets, Astros, Dynamo, Cougars and More!
The Dream Shake Feb 1, 2019
Report: Rockets looking to unload Brandon Knight’s contract to the Grizzlies

Report: Rockets looking to unload Brandon Knight’s contract to the Grizzlies

Houston is looking to make things happen. The Houston Rockets are reportedly engaging in trade talks with the Memphis Grizzlies to get Brandon Knight’s contract off the books. According to Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer, Houston is proposing a trade to send Brandon Knight and a first round pick to Memphis. The Rockets have had trade discussions with the Grizzlies on a potential trade involving Brandon Knight, according to league sources. Houston has been offering a first-round pick to get rid of Knight’s contract.— Kevin O'Connor (@KevinOConnorNBA) February 2, 2019 Knight is...
ClutchPoints Feb 1, 2019
Rockets have spoken with Grizzlies about Brandon Knight trade

Rockets have spoken with Grizzlies about Brandon Knight trade

Per Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer, the Houston Rockets have undergone trade discussions with the Memphis Grizzlies for their point guard Brandon Knight. Reportedly Daryl Morey is willing to part with a future first-round pick in order to get rid of his contract. The Rockets have had trade discussions with the Grizzlies on a potential trade […] The post Rockets have spoken with Grizzlies about Brandon Knight trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Jan 28, 2019
Marquese Chriss requests trade

Marquese Chriss requests trade

Houston’s young big wants more playing time or he wants out. Houston Rockets big man Marquese Chriss wants to either receive more playing time in H-town or be traded to a team with more opportunity, according to multiple reports, including Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports. Chriss came to town on August 31 along with Brandon Knight in a trade for Ryan Anderson, and the Rockets hoped that they had another athletic, rim-running big man to groom behind Clint Capela. It just hasn’t worked out for the 21-year-old Chriss, who’s flashed both that preternatural athleticism and the low basketball...
ClutchPoints Jan 28, 2019
Report: Rockets forward Marquese Chriss looking for more minutes, potentially a trade

Report: Rockets forward Marquese Chriss looking for more minutes, potentially a trade

With only 11 more days until the Feb. 7 deadline, Houston Rockets forward Marquese Chriss has made it clear through his agent, Aaron Goodwin, that he wants a better opportunity with his current team or a trade, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports. Chriss was originally traded to the Rockets alongside Brandon Knight in […] The post Report: Rockets forward Marquese Chriss looking for more minutes, potentially a trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 25, 2019
Rockets’ Brandon Knight, Chris Paul ruled out of Raptors game

Rockets’ Brandon Knight, Chris Paul ruled out of Raptors game

The Houston Rockets will have to continue to play shorthanded as ESPN’s Tim McMahon has confirmed that guards Chris Paul and Brandon Knight will not play tonight against the Toronto Raptors. Rockets guards Brandon Knight (knee) and Chris Paul (hamstring) have both been downgraded from questionable to out vs. Raptors tonight. As Mike D’Antoni said this […] The post Rockets’ Brandon Knight, Chris Paul ruled out of Raptors game appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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