2014 NBA Playoffs first-round schedule

NBA Playoffs

Here is the complete schedule and national television for all first-round playoff series, via EASTERN CONFERENCE – FIRST ROUND (1) Indiana Pacers vs. (8) Atlanta Hawks Game 1 - Sat April 19, Atlanta at Indiana, 7 p.m., ESPN Game 2 - Tue April 22, Atlanta at Indiana, 7 p.m., TNT Game 3 - Thu April 24, Indiana at Atlanta, 7 p.m., NBA ... Read More »

Report: Patrick Beverley suffers torn meniscus, return unclear

Patrick Beverley

Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley has a torn meniscus in his right knee and could be out for the rest of the season, reports Yahoo Sports. Houston guard Patrick Beverley has suffered a torn meniscus in his knee, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. Timetable for return unclear. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) March 28, 2014 Beverley will seek second opinion, where it’ll be determined if there’s ... Read More »

Report: Bulls and Rockets considered Carmelo Anthony’s top free agent options


With Phil Jackson in the front office, Carmelo Anthony will likely re-sign with the New York Knicks. But the All-Star forward wants to win now and would be crazy to not consider leaving. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Anthony has free-agent options, and two have risen above everything else: Chicago and Houston, sources with direct knowledge of his plans told ... Read More »

Report: Rockets trade Aaron Brooks to Nuggets for Jordan Hamilton

Aaron Brooks

The Denver Nuggets have traded shooting forward Jordan Hamilton to the Houston Rockets in exchange for point guard Aaron Brooks, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Rockets get the athletic wing player that they’ve wanted for the postseason, and Denver gets a capable backup for Ty Lawson. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 20, 2014 Hamilton, 23, averaged 6.8 points and ... Read More »

2014 NBA All-Star full roster list for East and West

The 63rd NBA All-Star Game will be exclusively televised on TNT from New Orleans Arena on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Eastern Conference All-Star Roster No. Player (Team) Pos. Ht. Wt. Birthdate Home Country All-Star Selections 7 *Carmelo Anthony (New York) F 6-8 235 05/29/84 Syracuse/USA 7 1 Chris Bosh (Miami) F/C 6-11 235 03/24/84 Georgia Tech/USA 9 10 #DeMar DeRozan ... Read More »

Rockets discussing Francisco Garcia in trade talks

Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers

According to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports, the Houston Rockets are dangling Francisco Garcia around the league in trade talks. The Rockets don’t have much of a use for him, especially with Omri Casspi playing such a large role, but he could be a nice addition for a contending team. Garcia can shoot the three-ball and play solid defense as ... Read More »

Omer Asik returning to Rockets at end of January


According to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle, the Rockets are expected to have Omer Asik return to action at the end of January. There have been trade rumors surround Asik all season, and even a trade demand from him, but Houston decided not to move him at this time. He will add excellent front-court depth behind Howard when he ... Read More »

James Harden shoots free throws on one leg

James Harden

Houston Rockets guard James Harden injured his left ankle during Sunday night’s game against the Sacremento Kings.  But that didn’t stop him from making two free throws on one leg. The Rockets lost to the Kings 106-91. Read More »

Dwight Howard hits a 3-pointer, makes all 7 FTs


In a 116-112 victory over the Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard not only knocked down a three pointer, but he also went seven-for-seven from the free throw line. James Harden led the Rockets with 26 points, Chandler Parsons added 23. Read More »