Who’s Good and Who’s Not in the Western Conference

Who’s Good and Who’s Not in the Western Conference

Because power rankings done by national media outlets are often biased and frankly boring, we are going to do a Pretenders/Contenders of the Western Conference with less than one week til the Christmas games. Who's Good Houston Rockets Yes, you migh find yourself¬†thinking that since this is a Houston Rockets blog it would be biased … Continue reading Who’s Good and Who’s Not in the Western Conference

Rockets complete epic comeback to beat Timberwolves in OT 111-109

Rockets complete epic comeback to beat Timberwolves in OT 111-109

It seemed as if the Houston Rockets were going to call it a night with 2:10 left in the 4th quarter down 12 points, but then Ryan Anderson made a 3-pointer which¬†kick started an epic comeback. The Rockets went on a 14-2 run in the final 2 minutes of the game to force an overtime … Continue reading Rockets complete epic comeback to beat Timberwolves in OT 111-109

Game Day: Houston Rockets (20-7) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (7-18)

Game Day: Houston Rockets (20-7) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (7-18)

The Houston Rockets, winners of 9 straight, travel north for the second game of a back-to-back to face off against the Minnesota Timberwolves. The red-hot Rockets sit tied for 3rd in the Western Conference, while the disappointing Timberwolves sit in the bottom of the standings with the second worst record in the Western Conference. This … Continue reading Game Day: Houston Rockets (20-7) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (7-18)

Rockets set records in impressive 9th win against Pelicans 122-100

Rockets set records in impressive 9th win against Pelicans 122-100

Can The Houston Rockets soundly defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 122-100 for their 9th win in a row. The Rockets set a new NBA record by making 24 3-pointers in the game, breaking a record they shared with the 2009 Orlando Magic. The Rockets also set a new NBA record for 3-pointers attempted in a … Continue reading Rockets set records in impressive 9th win against Pelicans 122-100

Rocket Boosters: New look Houston Rockets bench thriving

Rocket Boosters: New look Houston Rockets bench thriving

No team in the NBA is going to succeed by having an unproductive and lackluster bench, no matter how strong the team's starting lineup is, a team's second unit is what separates them from pretenders to contenders. The Houston Rockets bench over the last few years has been a part of what has been holding … Continue reading Rocket Boosters: New look Houston Rockets bench thriving

Game Recap:Houston Rockets 134, Los Angeles Lakers 95

Game Recap:Houston Rockets 134, Los Angeles Lakers 95

The Houston Rockets avenged an opening day loss against the Los Angeles Lakers by completely dominating them on Wednesday night, 134-95. The Rockets had a comfortable 12 point lead, and really opened the floodgates in the second half outscoring the Lakers by 27 points. The Rockets continue to keep rolling with their 5th win in … Continue reading Game Recap:Houston Rockets 134, Los Angeles Lakers 95

Game day: Boston Celtics(12-8) vs. Houston Rockets (13-7)

Game day: Boston Celtics(12-8) vs. Houston Rockets (13-7)

The Houston Rockets are arguably coming off their two most impressive wins of the year, given the circumstances, and finally come home after a successful 4-1 road trip. Things don't get much easier on Monday night as they face a Boston Celtics team, that many people had as a team that could challenge the Cavaliers … Continue reading Game day: Boston Celtics(12-8) vs. Houston Rockets (13-7)