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Jimmy Butler ‘ghosted’ Rockets during 2019 free agency

Jimmy Butler ‘ghosted’ Rockets during 2019 free agency

Jimmy Butler reportedly left the Houston Rockets high and dry in free agency after the franchise was ready to commit to a four-year max deal. The Rockets were limited by the extent of their assets but had already planned to trade sixth man Eric Gordon and starting center Clint Capela to make room for him […] The post Jimmy Butler ‘ghosted’ Rockets during 2019 free agency appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Dec 5, 2019
Game thread: Rockets vs. Raptors

Game thread: Rockets vs. Raptors

Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The Rockets take on the defending champs. Houston Rockets (13-7) vs. Toronto Raptors (15-5), Dec. 5, 2019, 6:30 p.m. CDT Location: Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, ON, Canada TV: NBA TV Radio: KBME 790 AM/KEYH 850 AM (Spanish)/KNTE 101.7 FM (Spanish)/Streaming on Rockets App Online: Rockets App Raptors SBNation Blog: Projected Starting Lineups Houston: Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Ben McLemore, P.J. Tucker, Clint Capela Toronto: Fred VanVleet, Kyle Lowry, O.G. Anunoby, Pascal Siakam, Marc Gasol The Rockets get a chance to bounce back from Tuesday’s loss...
www.chron.com Dec 4, 2019

Rockets center Clint Capela picks up where he left off

With 22 rebounds on Tuesday, Rockets center Clint Capela extended his streak of games with at least 19 rebounds to eight straight, the longest stretch with that many boards in the past 50 NBA seasons.
ClutchPoints Dec 4, 2019
Rockets center Clint Capela records perfect 20-20 game for the first time in 20 years

Rockets center Clint Capela records perfect 20-20 game for the first time in 20 years

Not to be overshadowed by James Harden’s 50-point performance, Houston Rockets center Clint Capela had a stellar game of his own. The Swiss big man recorded 22 points and 21 rebounds while shooting a perfect 9-9 from the field in a double overtime loss to the San Antonio Spurs. According to the NBA’s stats department, […] The post Rockets center Clint Capela records perfect 20-20 game for the first time in 20 years appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Dec 3, 2019
Rockets vs Spurs game thread

Rockets vs Spurs game thread

Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via The Houston Rockets are set to take on their Southwest Division rivals, the San Antonio Spurs. Houston Rockets (13-6) vs. San Antonio Spurs (7-14), Dec. 3, 2019, 7:30 p.m. CDT Location: AT&T Center, San Antonio TX TV: AT&T Sports Southwest Radio: KBME 790 AM/KEYH 850 AM (Spanish)/KNTE 101.7 FM (Spanish)/Streaming on Rockets App Online: Rockets App Spurs SB Nation Blog: Pounding the Rock Projected Starting Lineups Rockets: Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Danuel House, P.J. Tucker, Clint Capela Spurs: Derrick White, DeMar DeRozan, Rudy Gay, LaMarcus...
ClutchPoints Dec 2, 2019
Rockets center Clint Capela expected to play, Danuel House Jr. out vs. Spurs

Rockets center Clint Capela expected to play, Danuel House Jr. out vs. Spurs

The Houston Rockets are expecting to get center Clint Capela back to practice on Monday and available for Tuesday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs, according to Jonathan Feigen of The Houston Chronicle. Forward Danuel House Jr. will remain out due to an illness. Capela was the victim of a stomach bug that cost him […] The post Rockets center Clint Capela expected to play, Danuel House Jr. out vs. Spurs appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.chron.com Nov 30, 2019

Rockets' Ben McLemore hoping to continue success as fill-in starter

The illness that forced Rockets center Clint Capela to miss Wednesday’s game against the Heat not only also kept him out Saturday against the Hawks, but also spread to Danuel House Jr. Both have been considered day-to-day, but Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni said “it is looking a lot better” that they would be back Tuesday in San Antonio.
ClutchPoints Nov 30, 2019
Clint Capela, Danuel House Jr. listed as doubtful to play vs. Hawks

Clint Capela, Danuel House Jr. listed as doubtful to play vs. Hawks

The Houston Rockets are currently 12-6 in the Western Conference behind the scoring exploits of James Harden and the pace-pushing point guard play of Russell Westbrook. However, the team will likely be without two of their key contributors in their Saturday night against the Atlanta Hawks. Both starting center Clint Capela and starting small forward […] The post Clint Capela, Danuel House Jr. listed as doubtful to play vs. Hawks appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 30, 2019
Phoenix planned on selecting Luka Doncic and making a FA run for Clint Capela prior to 2018 NBA Draft

Phoenix planned on selecting Luka Doncic and making a FA run for Clint Capela prior to 2018 NBA Draft

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic dropped 42 points and 11 assists against the Phoenix Suns last night. The Suns were one of the three teams that passed on selecting the Slovenian Sensation on draft night. According to Marc Stein of The New York Post, the Suns, which then had the first overall pick, apparently had […] The post Phoenix planned on selecting Luka Doncic and making a FA run for Clint Capela prior to 2018 NBA Draft appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Nov 30, 2019
Houston Rockets vs. Atlanta Hawks game preview

Houston Rockets vs. Atlanta Hawks game preview

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports The Rockets close out their 3-game homestand tonight against the Atlanta Hawks. With their next three contests against a desperate Spurs team in San Antonio, a surging Raptors squad in Toronto, and an upstart Phoenix Suns squad, tonight’s game is of vital importance. The Hawks started 2-0 with Trae Young dropped 77 points combined in those two games. Since then, they are 2-14 (and are leading the Pacers as I type this). Both Clint Capela and Danuel House Jr. are doubtful tonight with illnesses. Obviously Houston is still missing Eric Gordon (knee), who...
www.chron.com Nov 27, 2019

Clint Capela illness causes another Rockets lineup shuffle

Rockets center Clint Capela was out on Wednesday with a virus, with the Rockets calling him day-to-day but unsure if he will be able to return in time to play Saturday against the Atlanta Hawks.
The Dream Shake Nov 27, 2019
Game thread: Heat vs. Rockets

Game thread: Heat vs. Rockets

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Can the Rockets snap their three game losing streak? Miami Heat (12-4) vs. Houston Rockets (11-6), Nov. 27, 2019, 7:00 p.m. CDT Location: Toyota Center, Houston, TX TV: AT&T Sports Southwest Radio: KBME 790 AM/KEYH 850 AM (Spanish)/KNTE 101.7 FM (Spanish)/Streaming on Rockets App Online: Rockets App Heat SBNation Blog: Hot Hot Hoops Projected Starting Lineups Miami: Kendrick Nunn, Tyler Herro, Duncan Robinson, Meyers Leonard, Bam Adebayo Houston: Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Danuel House Jr., P.J. Tucker, Tyson Chandler No Clint Capela for the...
ClutchPoints Nov 27, 2019
Rockets center Clint Capela out vs. Heat, Tyson Chandler to start

Rockets center Clint Capela out vs. Heat, Tyson Chandler to start

The Houston Rockets will take the court Wednesday night versus the Miami Heat without the services of center Clint Capela, who is dealing with an illness and thus will be unable to suit up. Without him in the mix, the Rockets have tabbed veteran Tyson Chandler to enter the starting five in his place. Clint […] The post Rockets center Clint Capela out vs. Heat, Tyson Chandler to start appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 26, 2019
Rockets’ Clint Capela questionable vs. Heat due to illness

Rockets’ Clint Capela questionable vs. Heat due to illness

The Houston Rockets are listing center Clint Capela as questionable to play against the Miami Heat on Wednesday. Capela is dealing with an illness. Rockets center Clint Capela is questionable to play Wednesday with an illness. — Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) November 26, 2019 The Rockets have lost three games in a row. They are 11-6 […] The post Rockets’ Clint Capela questionable vs. Heat due to illness appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.chron.com Nov 26, 2019

Rockets' Clint Capela questionable to play Wednesday

Rockets center Clint Capela was listed as questionable to play Wednesday against the Miami Heat with an illness. He missed Tuesday’s practice.

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