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The Advocate Oct 18, 2018
Watch: NBA great Charles Barkley says Anthony Davis will be MVP; Davis is '2nd best player in world'

Watch: NBA great Charles Barkley says Anthony Davis will be MVP; Davis is '2nd best player in world'

After the Pelicans dismantled the Houston Rockets in Wednesday's season opener, the Anthony Davis for MVP campaign has already found one big name supporter -- former NBA all-star Charles Barkley.
ClutchPoints Oct 18, 2018
Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony reacts to first game coming off bench

Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony reacts to first game coming off bench

Carmelo Anthony came off the bench for the Houston Rockets in the team’s season-opening loss against the New Orleans Pelicans. It was a big change for him after all the years he has played as one of the top stars in the NBA. Despite the big change, Anthony is willing to do what it takes […] The post Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony reacts to first game coming off bench appeared first on ClutchPoints.
FOX Sports Oct 18, 2018
Whitlock and Gottlieb agree that Carmelo Anthony and the Rockets are not a good fit

Whitlock and Gottlieb agree that Carmelo Anthony and the Rockets are not a good fit

Jason Whitlock and Doug Gottlieb talks NBA on today's show. Hear why they both believe Carmelo Anthony coming to the Houston Rockets was not a good idea moving forward.
FOX Sports Oct 18, 2018
Colin Cowherd: 'Stop trying to convince me in 2018 that Carmelo Anthony's a great player – He's not'

Colin Cowherd: 'Stop trying to convince me in 2018 that Carmelo Anthony's a great player – He's not'

Colin Cowherd talks NBA on today's show. Hear what he has to say about Carmelo Anthony's debut with the Houston Rockets.
ClutchPoints Oct 18, 2018
Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni compares Carmelo Anthony’s move to bench to Bob McAdoo with Lakers

Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni compares Carmelo Anthony’s move to bench to Bob McAdoo with Lakers

Houston Rockets forward Carmelo Anthony made his first NBA appearance coming off the bench on Wednesday night during a 131-112 losing effort against the New Orleans Pelicans in the season opener at the Toyota Center. Prior to his nine-point outing, head coach Mike D’Antoni compared Melo’s transition into a bench role to another great perennial […] The post Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni compares Carmelo Anthony’s move to bench to Bob McAdoo with Lakers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Oct 17, 2018
Carmelo Anthony christens season with famous expletive-filled rebound

Carmelo Anthony christens season with famous expletive-filled rebound

You can’t get enough of these classic Melo moments. 7 minutes! We weren’t even seven minutes into the new Houston Rockets season before Carmelo Anthony checked in to the game, boxed out his opponent, and yelled at the top of his lungs his favorite- ahem- slogan. In case you don’t know what I’m talking about, here’s the magical moment. We got the first Carmelo “fuck outta here” rebound of season. #Rockets pic.twitter.com/f7kdVvd8WW— Conrad Garcia (@ConradBuckets) October 18, 2018 It might seem like something people hate about Anthony, but it’s actually beloved...
ClutchPoints Oct 17, 2018
Video: Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony grabs rebound with matching NSFW yell

Video: Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony grabs rebound with matching NSFW yell

The NBA season is back, and so is Houston Rockets forward Carmelo Anthony’s NSFW yell while grabbing rebounds. Over the past few seasons, the microphone above the rim has caught Anthony cursing while securing rebounds, and it’s become a tradition unlike any other. Making his Rockets regular-season debut Wednesday night against the New Orleans Pelicans, Anthony […] The post Video: Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony grabs rebound with matching NSFW yell appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.chron.com Oct 17, 2018

While Carmelo Anthony adjusts to bench role, Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni says it is 'tough' to do

For the first time in a career now in its 16th season, Carmelo Anthony came off the bench on Wednesday. Though Anthony's place in the Rockets rotation was clear throughout the preseason, he said it is an adjustment that he needs to make mentally, with coach Mike D'Antoni understanding from personal experience that could be difficult.
www.chron.com Oct 17, 2018

Rockets appreciate unusual substitution routine

The Rockets' substitution pattern – with Carmelo Anthony checking into games as early as four minutes into each half and Eric Gordon coming in at about six minutes – is unusual, but Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said it could be especially beneficial early in the season.
ClutchPoints Oct 17, 2018
Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony will officially come off bench for first time in career

Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony will officially come off bench for first time in career

History will be made Wednesday night in Houston, as Rockets small forward Carmelo Anthony will be coming off the bench for the first time in his NBA career. Anthony has been a starter his whole basketball life, but that won’t be the case this season in Houston. The Rockets will be starting Chris Paul, James […] The post Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony will officially come off bench for first time in career appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 17, 2018
Carmelo Anthony looks back on ‘challenging’ season with OKC

Carmelo Anthony looks back on ‘challenging’ season with OKC

In what was the least productive season of his 15-year NBA career, Houston Rockets newest star Carmelo Anthony looks back on the ‘challenging’ season he had with the Oklahoma City Thunder last year. Anthony sat down with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols as he talked about his expectations for his new team, and the challenges he experienced […] The post Carmelo Anthony looks back on ‘challenging’ season with OKC appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 17, 2018
Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony explains how he mended relationship with Mike D’Antoni

Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony explains how he mended relationship with Mike D’Antoni

Houston Rockets forward Carmelo Anthony has come a long way since dispensing Mike D’Antoni’s ticket out of New York during their time together with the Knicks, now coming into D’Antoni’s house as a sixth-man-in-the-works. The longtime veteran admitted to ESPN’s Rachel Nichols the two have mended fences since their ugly breakup in The Big Apple, […] The post Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony explains how he mended relationship with Mike D’Antoni appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Oct 17, 2018
Listen to the Dream Shake Season Preview Podcast

Listen to the Dream Shake Season Preview Podcast

Jeremy, Max and Colin recap the offseason and get you prepared ahead of tonight’s season opener. Hosts: Jeremy Brener, Colin Connors, Max Croes Discussion of losses with Trevor Ariza, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Ryan Anderson Discussion of new acquisitions including Carmelo Anthony Predictions for the season The Dream Shake Podcast is on iTunes: Click Here to Download. Click here for the direct RSS feed. Please rate and review the podcast on iTunes. Send all feedback, comments, and questions to jeremybrenerchs@gmail.com. Please leave any request to add the RSS feed to any other...
ClutchPoints Oct 17, 2018
Hilarious memes from photo of Rockets’ Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony at Astros game

Hilarious memes from photo of Rockets’ Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony at Astros game

The Houston Rockets won’t make their 2018-19 NBA season debut until Wednesday when they host the New Orleans Pelicans. So for the meantime, the Rockets duo of Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony decided to kill time by catching live Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Houston […] The post Hilarious memes from photo of Rockets’ Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony at Astros game appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 16, 2018
Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony opens up on adjustment to coming off bench

Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony opens up on adjustment to coming off bench

Carmelo Anthony is going to be coming off the bench this season for the Houston Rockets, ending his long streak of starting every game of his NBA career. Anthony has been a starter his whole basketball life, dating back to his AAU days. So the veteran scorer knows it’s going to be an adjustment for […] The post Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony opens up on adjustment to coming off bench appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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