Mike Meltser's Random Thoughts From The Sports WeekendMike Meltser gives a potpourri of opinions from a busy Thanksgiving weekend in sports
Rockets Break Losing Streak In 116-114 Win Over SixersWith Philadelphia desperately for its first win, James Harden took over for the Houston Rockets. Harden had 50 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, and the Rockets beat the lowly 76ers 116-114 on Friday night.
Terry: Rockets Aren't The "Same Team"As the Rockets continues to spiral downward it continues to get pointed out that this team is basically the same one that advanced to the Western Conference Finals a season ago. Jason Terry is tired of hearing that.
Despite Harden's 40 Points, Rockets Fall To MemphisIt had been three days since the Grizzlies and Knicks swept the Rockets in a back-to-back. In the interim, the team practiced twice after the coaching staff met Sunday. On Wednesday night at Toyota Center, the Rockets played Memphis for the second time in five days, but nothing changed. They fell short 102-93.
Rockets Fall To The Knicks At HomeThe Knicks won their fourth straight game as they beat the Rockets 107-102, at Toyota Center on Saturday night. Houston entered Saturday's game with an 11-game winning streak against New York with the Rockets winning all ten games at the Toyota Center until this past contest.
Rockets Played Their Hand Too SoonFiring Kevin Mchale was a kneejerk reaction with no real plan to follow it up.
Top 5 Replacements For Kevin McHaleNow that the Kevin McHale era in Houston is over, it’s time to look to the future. The team is in disarray and even though they’re coming off of a nice win against the Portland Trailblazers, the same old problems kept rearing their ugly little heads for the first three-quarters until the team finally showed the kind of life and toughness Red Nation got used to seeing last season.
Terry, Stotts Like Bickerstaff's Chances To SucceedPlaying for an interim head coach is nothing new for Jason Terry
Rockets End The Losing Streak In OT Beating The Trailblazers 108 to 103The Rockets end the day on a high note getting a come from behind win to end the losing streak.
Morey: Rockets Forced To Make A ChangeHouston Rockets make a switch at head coach because there isn't any time to wait around.
Rockets Are Bickerstaff's Mess To Clean UpKevin McHale didn’t speak long after the Rockets loss to the Celtics minutes, and he started to rise to his feet before answering the final question, but what he said sounded awfully familiar.
Nick Wright's NBA's Best/Worst And Everything ElseNick Wright takes a look at the NBA and answers the most important questions after a dozen or so games.