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The Dream Shake Aug 1, 2020
Robert Covington’s late-game heroics saves Rockets vs. Mavericks

Robert Covington’s late-game heroics saves Rockets vs. Mavericks

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Robert Covington comes up huge late in Houston Rockets victory over the Dallas Mavericks. The sound of the ball bouncing on the hardwood floor as players call out defensive rotations could mean only one thing — Houston Rockets basketball is back. After 145 days, the Rockets resumed their 2020 season in a 153-149 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday, inside The Arena in Orlando. After a dispute on whether or not James Harden deserved two foul shots or three, the former league MVP stood at the charity stripe where he knocked down his first...
ClutchPoints Aug 1, 2020
James Harden had his secret bubble workout revealed during post-game interview

James Harden had his secret bubble workout revealed during post-game interview

ESPN sportscaster Rachel Nichols just revealed Houston Rockets superstar James Harden’s secret to his prime conditioning despite the four-month season hiatus. In a post-game interview following Houston’s impressive come-from-behind overtime victory against the Dallas Mavericks on Friday, Nichols spilled the beans on Harden’s secret bubble workout: “I was bragging on your conditioning, how you’ve been […] The post James Harden had his secret bubble workout revealed during post-game interview appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.chron.com Aug 1, 2020

Harden has 49 to lead Rockets over Mavericks 153-149 in OT

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — James Harden scored 49 points and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Dallas Mavericks 153-149 in overtime Friday night in their first game in the NBA bubble. Harden made 1 of 2 free throws before Trey Burke made a 3-pointer to get the Mavericks within 3 with about 15 seconds left in OT. Harden made 1 of 2 free throws after that, Burke missed a 3, and Harden got the rebound to secure the victory. In regulation, Dallas led by 3 before Harden made the first of two free throws, and Robert Covington tipped in a miss on the second to tie it with 3.3 seconds...
www.chron.com Aug 1, 2020

James Harden has 49 points to lead Rockets over Mavericks in OT

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — James Harden scored 49 points and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Dallas Mavericks 153-149 in overtime Friday night in their first game in the NBA bubble.
The Dream Shake Jul 31, 2020
Rockets vs Mavericks game thread

Rockets vs Mavericks game thread

Photo by Tim Warner/ The Houston Rockets will open their first of eight seeding games tonight against the Dallas Mavericks. Houston Rockets (40-24) vs. Dallas Mavericks (40-27), July 31, 2020, 8:00 p.m. CDT Location: The Arena, Orlando, FL TV: AT&T Sports, ESPN Radio: SportsTalk790 Online: Rockets App Mavericks SB Nation Blog: Mavs Moneyball Projected Starting Lineups Rockets: Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Danuel House Jr., Robert Covington, P.J. Tucker Mavericks: Luka Doncic, Seth Curry, Tim Hardaway Jr., Maxi Kleber, Kristaps Porzingis After a four-month suspension, the...
Hoops Habit Jul 31, 2020

Why James Harden is the most dangerous weapon in the NBA’s bubble

The Houston Rockets are continuing their small-ball experiment, but the whole thing revolves around James Harden, the most lethal weapon in the NBA’s bubble. There has been one overarching storyline when it comes to the Houston Rockets since the NBA’s trade deadline. Small-ball is the name of the game for this team now and the […] Why James Harden is the most dangerous weapon in the NBA’s bubble - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints Jul 30, 2020
James Harden’s strong message to Rockets fans as season begins

James Harden’s strong message to Rockets fans as season begins

As the 2019-20 NBA season restarts in Orlando, Houston Rockets superstar James Harden likes his team’s chances in the coming postseason. James Harden didn’t quite go full Joe Namath and guarantee that the Houston Rockets would leave Disney World as NBA champions, but he delivered a bold prediction to Rockets fans. When asked what he’d […] The post James Harden’s strong message to Rockets fans as season begins appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 29, 2020
James Harden, Russell Westbrook react to Eric Gordon injury

James Harden, Russell Westbrook react to Eric Gordon injury

Injured Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon knows he’s got his teammates to back him up no matter the situation. Fellow Rockets stars James Harden and Russell Westbrook have shown their support for Gordon’s recovery and reassured fans that they are still on top of their game.  The 6-foot-3 Rockets star, who has been ailing a […] The post James Harden, Russell Westbrook react to Eric Gordon injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Jul 29, 2020
James Harden puts on a show in final Rockets scrimmage vs. Celtics

James Harden puts on a show in final Rockets scrimmage vs. Celtics

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via The Houston Rockets win big in the final scrimmage against the Boston Celtics. A glimpse at the final score may indicate that the Houston Rockets are ready to wreak havoc on the league ahead of the season restart, but their final scrimmage may tell a different story. On Tuesday, the Boston Celtics deactivated seven of their top players, which resulted in a 137-112 victory for the Rockets inside The Arena in Orlando, Fla. As expected, James Harden — the league’s leading scorer (34.4 PPG) — posted a game-high 35 points, shooting a sizzling 62.5% from...
The Dream Shake Jul 28, 2020
Rockets vs Celtics scrimmage game thread

Rockets vs Celtics scrimmage game thread

Photo by Maddie Meyer/ In their last dress rehearsal prior to the restart, the Houston Rockets will end their three-game scrimmage tonight against the Boston Celtics.  Houston Rockets (1-1) vs. Boston Celtics (1-1), July 28, 2020, 7:00 p.m. CDT Location: The Arena, Orlando, FL TV: Rockets.com Radio: SportsTalk790 Online: Rockets App Celtics SB Nation Blog: CelticsBlog Projected Starting Lineups Rockets: Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Danuel House Jr., Robert Covington, P.J. Tucker Celtics: Marcus Smart, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Gordon Hayward, Daniel Theis In their final...
ClutchPoints Jul 27, 2020
Rockets’ James Harden refuses to come out late in dominant scrimmage performance

Rockets’ James Harden refuses to come out late in dominant scrimmage performance

Houston Rockets superstar James Harden takes scrimmage games very seriously. If you need proof of this, then you just need to know about how he refused to come out late in the game on Sunday against the Memphis Grizzlies. Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni wanted to take out Harden with four minutes remaining in the […] The post Rockets’ James Harden refuses to come out late in dominant scrimmage performance appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Jul 27, 2020
James Harden’s near triple dip leads Rockets over Grizzlies

James Harden’s near triple dip leads Rockets over Grizzlies

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via The Beard is back in midseason form. James Harden looked great for his second straight contest, scoring 31 points on 7-15 shooting, including 5-9 from deep, to go along with 8 rebounds, 9 assists, 2 steals, and a block, while Ben McLemore went for 26 points on 6-7 from beyond the arc to send the Rockets to a 119-107 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies in Houston’s second bubble scrimmage. The Rockets broke open a close game in the second quarter and were up by as many as 11 before heading into halftime up 59-50. The Grizz would take advantage of a sluggish...
The Dream Shake Jul 25, 2020
James Harden shines in Rockets scrimmage loss to the Raptors

James Harden shines in Rockets scrimmage loss to the Raptors

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via James Harden scores 24 points in Rockets scrimmage loss to the Toronto Raptors. For the first time in 136 days, the Houston Rockets made their long-awaited return to the court. The Arena in Kissimmee, Fla. was the place where the Rockets suffered a 94-83 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Friday. The game marked the first of three scrimmages prior to the Rockets’ season restart — set to take place on Friday, July 31, against the Dallas Mavericks. James Harden led both teams in scoring with 24 points (40.0% FG, 42.8 3PT), 4 rebounds, and 2 steals in the...
ClutchPoints Jul 24, 2020
Stephen Curry laughably compared to James Harden in awful James Worthy take

Stephen Curry laughably compared to James Harden in awful James Worthy take

Los Angeles Lakers Hall of Famer James Worthy was often the voice of reason during his time as a player, but he lost all common sense when bunching Golden State Warriors star point guard Stephen Curry and Houston Rockets star James Harden in the same realm in the one thing they’re least alike: free throws. […] The post Stephen Curry laughably compared to James Harden in awful James Worthy take appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 23, 2020
Rockets’ James Harden sounds crazy excited about Russell Westbrook’s early returns in practice

Rockets’ James Harden sounds crazy excited about Russell Westbrook’s early returns in practice

It’s a great day to be a Houston Rockets fan. Nine-time All-Star Russell Westbrook is officially back with the team. Nobody is as excited as backcourt partner and co-MVP James Harden. Per Harden, Westbook is back and is ready to take flight. “Russell is, like, a creative person. You’d think in quarantine, he might be […] The post Rockets’ James Harden sounds crazy excited about Russell Westbrook’s early returns in practice appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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