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Xiane / The Dream Shake 7 hours ago
Rockets Questions For The Final Quarter

Rockets Questions For The Final Quarter

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Let’s Crowdsource It! As the Rockets head into the final quarter of the 2023-24 season, it seems unlikely that they will be playing post-season basketball, barring some sort of almost miraculous finishing kick. Therefore it would be good to figure out what questions we’d like the Rockets to answer for us, if they can, in the final quarter or so of this season. I plan to write about these, and try to figure out what’s going on, what’s going right, or wrong. I’d welcome your questions as well, and will try to incorporate...
Xiane / The Dream Shake 7 hours ago
Rockets Stumble To 110-105 Loss Vs Suns

Rockets Stumble To 110-105 Loss Vs Suns

Two Bad Calls and Hypersensitive Referee Feelings | Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Should Have Been 108? Rockets Should Have Played The First Quarter? It’s tough to find positives in the Rockets 9th straight road loss. The started out abysmally, scoring a putrid 17 points in the first quarter, while giving up 33. So it seemed the rout might be on. It wasn’t. The Rockets second quarter featured an awakened Rockets team and a 21 point first half from Jalen Green, who was shooting the three ball well. Unfortunately, despite winning the second quarter 36-31. the...
The Dream Shake 9 hours ago
LISTEN: Kiss Of Death, Episode 102: Regular Season Game 59 - Rockets lose at Suns

LISTEN: Kiss Of Death, Episode 102: Regular Season Game 59 - Rockets lose at Suns

Michael Brown and Jeremy Brener discuss the most recent news and rumors involving the Houston Rockets. Host: Michael Brown Mike Brown and Pops Co-Host Episode 59 of The Kiss Of Death Podcast. The Houston Rockets drop their record to 25-34 with a 110-105 loss to the Phoenix Suns. The Rockets were lead by Jalen Green with 34 points. Follow Jeremy on Twitter: @JeremyBrener Follow Michael on Twitter: @BSWPodcast_MB Follow Kiss of Death on Twitter: @RocketsFFSN Follow Fan First Sports Network on Twitter: @FansFirstSN The Kiss of Death Podcast is FFSN’s home for fans of the...
www.chron.com 10 hours ago

Devin Booker scores 35 points, Kevin Durant adds 24 to help the Suns beat the Rockets, 110-105

Devin Booker scored 35 points, Kevin Durant added 24 and the Phoenix Suns held off the Houston Rockets 110-105 on Thursday night to open a two-game series. The teams will meet again in Phoenix on Saturday night. Booker scored 20 points in the first quarter to help give the Suns an 18-point lead they would never relinquish. He has scored at least 20 points in an NBA-high six quarters this season. Jalen Green led Houston with 34 points. Phoenix has won seven of its past 10 — and nine in a row at home — as it tries to stay in the top six of the Western Conference playoff race and avoid the...
Xiane / The Dream Shake 13 hours ago
Wretched Road Rockets Hope Avoid Rising Suns

Wretched Road Rockets Hope Avoid Rising Suns

Save Us Alpie Wan, You’re Our Only Hope! | Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports Rockets Hope To Stop The Road Woes At Eight Straight Houston Rocketz vs Phoenix Sunz Tuesday, February 29, 2024 @ 8:00pm CST Location: Pawprint Arena, Phoenix Arizona TV: Space City Home Network Radio: SportsTalk790 Online: Rockets App Probable Starting Lineups Rockets: Fred VanVleet, Cam Whitmore(?), Dillon Brooks, Jabari Smith Jr., Alperen Sengun Suns: Devin “Neymar” Booker, Josh Okogie?, Grayscum Allen, Kevin Durant, Drew “ Brawlin’ ” Eubanks Injuries: Suns: Bradley Beal...
The Dream Shake Feb 29, 2024
Jabari Smith cruising with confidence in recent play

Jabari Smith cruising with confidence in recent play

Photo by Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Jabari Smith has been surging as of late, particularly on the boards. How good has he been? With the All-Star break passed, the remainder of the Houston Rockets season lies ahead of them with no disruptions. Fighting for a chance to earn a playoff opportunity, Houston is banking on consistency, an issue a young Rockets squad has had this season. Even in the struggles though, there has been some bright spots. Most recently being the play of young Rocket Forward, Jabari Smith Jr. How good has the 20 year-old Jabari Smith Jr. truly...
The Dream Shake Feb 28, 2024
NBA denies Knicks protest of loss to Rockets

NBA denies Knicks protest of loss to Rockets

Knicks lose their protest of the Febuary 12 game vs. the Rockets. Following the Houston Rockets' controversial February 12 win over the New York Knicks, the NBA stated that there should not have been a foul call on Jalen Brunson as he defended a last-second three-point attempt by Aaron Holiday. The Knicks are filing a protest with the NBA to dispute the ending of last night's game against the Rockets, per @wojespn.New York lost after this foul by Jalen Brunson, which official Ed Malloy & the Last 2 Minute Report confirmed was an incorrect call.pic.twitter.com/h2567TaaLg—...
www.chron.com Feb 28, 2024

Should Rockets meter Fred VanVleet's minutes as playoff hopes fade?

Houston's floor general is slowing down as the end of the regular season nears.
www.chron.com Feb 28, 2024

Former Rocket Eric Gordon sees real change for team under Ime Udoka

The Rockets aren't presently a playoff team. Eric Gordon still likes Houston's direction. 
Xiane / The Dream Shake Feb 28, 2024
Thunder Beat Rockets 112-95

Thunder Beat Rockets 112-95

A Message To You, Ime. | Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports Below Average Opponent Scoring, 17pt Margin of Defeat A second matchup with OKC in three days. Same result. Rockets hang tough for part of the game, and then utterly fall apart as their offense fails to keep pace. It’s not the defense. OKC averages almost 121 points scored per game. NBA team scoring average is nearly 115 points per game, at present. Tonight, in a game they lost by 17 the Rockets held the Oklahoma City Thunder to nearly 10 points below their season scoring average, and three points below NBA...
www.chron.com Feb 28, 2024

Gilgeous-Alexander scores 31 as Thunder top Rockets 112-95 for 6th straight win

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 31 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 112-95 for their sixth straight win. Jalen Williams had 24 points and Chet Holmgren added 18 points and 13 rebounds for the Thunder, who held Houston to 38.9% shooting. Oklahoma City is tied with Minnesota for the best record in the Western Conference. Alperen Sengun had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and Jabari Smith Jr. added 18 points and 13 boards for the Rockets. Houston also lost to the Thunder two nights earlier.
Xiane / The Dream Shake Feb 27, 2024
Rockets Face Rolling Thunder Again

Rockets Face Rolling Thunder Again

Once More, With Feeling! | Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports This Time It’s On TNT! Houston Rockets vs Oklahoma City Thunder Tuesday, February 27, 2024 @ 9:00pm CST Location: Paycom Center, OKC, Occupied North Texas TV: TNT/Space City Home Network Radio: SportsTalk790 Online: Rockets App Probable Starting Lineups Rockets: Fred VanVleet, Jalen Green, Dillon Brooks, Jabari Smith Jr., Alperen Sengun Thunder: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Josh Giddey, Luguentz Dortz, Jalen Williams, Chet Holmgren Injuries OKC: None HOU: Tari Eason, Steven Adams
www.chron.com Feb 27, 2024

Rockets' Amen Thompson is already locking up top NBA players

Not many young guards can block Kevin Durant and give Shai Gilgeous-Alexander fits.
www.chron.com Feb 26, 2024

Rockets admit to playing selfish basketball. Is there simple solution?

Houston's offense slowed to a crawl after a hot start Sunday vs. Oklahoma City. 
The Dream Shake Feb 26, 2024
Views from the game: Rockets fall to Thunder 123-110

Views from the game: Rockets fall to Thunder 123-110

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Rockets start off fast but bad shooting and turnovers were too much to overcome as the Rockets fall to the Thunder. The Houston Rockets came into Sunday's game vs the Oklahoma City Thunder after one of their best wins of 2024 over the Phoenix Suns. Compared to the road, the Rockets at home have been night and day. Coming into Sunday's game, the Rockets were 20-9 at home and only 5-22 away from H-town, which is second worst in the entire NBA. The Thunder have taken the next step this season, going from a fringe playoff team to contending...

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