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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 8, 2019
All Night Long. And All Next Day Long. Rockets Buyout Talk.

All Night Long. And All Next Day Long. Rockets Buyout Talk.

We bickered all night long. All niiight... The NBA Trade Deadline came and went. It was pretty thrilling. It was mostly exciting because Eastern Conference Teams (besides Cleveland) did something besides Sell! Sell! Sell! It’s like a vast weight has been lifted off the East and four teams are really going to go at it to make the NBA Finals. This hasn’t really been seen in close to a decade. Closer to our spiritual home, the Rockets acquired Iman Shumpert, and they divested from James Ennis III. Sauce Castillo and Wade Baldwin IV have been in three trades in about as many days and...
Sixers acquiring James Ennis from Rockets, waiving Malachi Richardson

Sixers acquiring James Ennis from Rockets, waiving Malachi Richardson

The Philadelphia 76ers got their perimeter defender.
Hoops Habit Feb 7, 2019

NBA Trade Grades: Rockets shipping James Ennis to 76ers

In continual search of upgrades to their bench, the Philadelphia 76ers have acquired James Ennis from the Houston Rockets. Here are NBA Trade Grades for both sides. Among the mega deals the Philadelphia 76ers have managed to pull off since the beginning of the 2018-19 season, multiple holes still remained throughout their second unit — […] NBA Trade Grades: Rockets shipping James Ennis to 76ers - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
House of Houston Feb 7, 2019

Houston Rockets: The undermining storyline of the James Ennis trade

The Houston Rockets have traded James Ennis to the Sixers for a future second-round pick. What’s the undermining storyline to this? Let’s examine this. Houston Rockets fans — the James Ennis III-era of basketball is now over in Houston.  In a surprising move by general manager Daryl Morey, he has been shipped to the Philadelphia […] Houston Rockets: The undermining storyline of the James Ennis trade - House of Houston - House of Houston - A Houston Sports Site - Texans, Rockets, Astros, Dynamo, Cougars and More!
The Dream Shake Feb 7, 2019
Rockets send James Ennis to Philadelphia

Rockets send James Ennis to Philadelphia

Iman Shumpert’s arrival sends Ennis out the door. The Houston Rockets made another trade move before the deadline, sending forward James Ennis to the Philadelphia 76ers for the right to swap second-round picks in 2021. Rockets traded James Ennis for swap rights to a 2021 second-round pick, sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium. https://t.co/I7ztF23sr3— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 2019 The move amounts to little more than a salary dump for the Rockets, who save on Ennis’ $2.4 million deal, and are now just $2.4 million away from getting under the luxury tax...
www.chron.com Feb 7, 2019

The Latest: AP source: James Ennis going to Philadelphia

The Latest on NBA trades (all times Eastern): 12: 35 p.m. A person familiar with the negotiations says the Philadelphia 76ers are adding James Ennis from the Houston Rockets in exchange for draft considerations. The person spoke on condition of anonymity pending the NBA trade call to complete the deal. Philadelphia will become the sixth club for the well-traveled Ennis, who averaged 7.4 points for the Rockets this season. Ennis has also played for Miami, Memphis, Houston and New Orleans. He's a career 36 percent shooter from 3-point range and will add to Philadelphia's bench depth. —...
www.chron.com Feb 7, 2019

Source: Rockets to trade James Ennis III to 76ers

With the addition of Iman Shumpert expected to push forward James Ennis III out of the Rockets' rotation, the Rockets agreed to deal the small forward to the Philadelphia 76ers, a person with knowledge of the trade said.
ClutchPoints Feb 7, 2019
Rockets news: Houston sends James Ennis to Sixers

Rockets news: Houston sends James Ennis to Sixers

The Houston Rockets have sent James Ennis to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for rights to swap a 2021 second-round pick, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. More to come. The post Rockets news: Houston sends James Ennis to Sixers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.chron.com Feb 5, 2019

Rockets James Ennis III credits improved shooting to late night sessions

Ennis has made 39.5 percent of his 3-pointers since coming back froom his strained hamstring at the start of January. He has made 4 of 13 3s in the first three games of the Rockets' road trip, but 12 of his 24 attempts overall while starting the past two games as Chris Paul and Eric Gordon sat out.
www.chron.com Feb 2, 2019

James Ennis starts for Rockets against Jazz

SALT LAKE CITY - With Chris Paul out, James Ennis III returned to the Rockets' starting lineup, giving the Rockets their 15th lineup of the season and seventh in the past 10 games, since center Clint Capela went out with a thumb injury.
The Dream Shake Jan 21, 2019
Game thread: Rockets vs. Sixers

Game thread: Rockets vs. Sixers

The Rockets head to Philly for an MLK showdown. Houston Rockets (26-19) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (30-17), Jan. 21, 2019, 7:00 p.m. CDT Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA TV: TNT Radio: KBME 790 AM/KEYH 850 AM (Spanish)/KNTE 101.7 FM (Spanish)/Streaming on Rockets App Online: Rockets App Sixers SBNation Blog: Liberty Ballers Projected Starting Lineups Houston: Austin Rivers, James Harden, Eric Gordon, James Ennis III, P.J. Tucker Philadelphia: Ben Simmons, J.J. Redick, Jimmy Butler, Wilson Chandler, Joel Embiid After a huge comeback win at home on Saturday against the Lakers,...
Lakers Nation Jan 20, 2019
Lakers Injury Update: Lonzo Ball’s X-Rays Negative, Scheduled For MRI On Sprained Ankle

Lakers Injury Update: Lonzo Ball’s X-Rays Negative, Scheduled For MRI On Sprained Ankle

Early in the third quarter against the Houston Rockets, Lonzo Ball collided with James Ennis III and was carried off the court by Lance Stephenson and...
www.chron.com Jan 18, 2019

Rockets injury report: Eric Gordon, James Ennis probable for Lakers game

After leaving Wednesday's game in the fourth quarter, Rockets guard Eric Gordon is listed as probable, but likely will remain on the playing time restriction that limited him to 21 minutes in his first game after missing the Rockets' previous eight with a bruised knee. He said he will have to ignore the soreness that led Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni to pull him several minutes early.

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