Matt Hammond

MEMPHIS, TN - APRIL 29: LaMarcus Aldridge #12 of the Portland Trail Blazers shoots against Zach Randolph #50 of the Memphis Grizzlies in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum on April 29, 2015 in Memphis, Tennessee. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hammond: Spurs Getting Aldridge Forces Rockets To Adapt (For Better)

Like Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and other apps did for Twitter, the Spurs landing LaMarcus Aldridge forces the Rockets to evolve. That’s a good thing. Why did FOX cut away when Abby Wambach went to kiss her partner […]

SportsRadio 610–7 hours ago

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Hammond: Dwight Should’ve Been In Rockets Meeting With Aldridge

Dwight Howard not being in the Rockets free agent pitch to LaMarcus Aldridge wasn’t a good look. Kobe Bryant said what he did in the Lakers meeting with Aldridge because Jim and Jeanie Buss let […]

SportsRadio 610–07/02/2015

HOUSTON, TX - OCTOBER 29: General Manager Daryl Morey of the Houston Rockets speaks to the media as James Harden is introduced to the media on October 29, 2012 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hammond: Trust Morey To Handle Wild NBA Free Agency

Nobody’s really ready for what’s about to happen with the NBA salary cap, but if you’re a Rockets fan, you can believe in Daryl Morey to handle it best. Scottie Pippen may have done some […]

SportsRadio 610–07/01/2015

performs onstage during the 2015 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 10, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.

VIDEO: Watt Levels Fan Dancing On Stage At Zac Brown Band Concert

Training camp for J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans opens on July 25, but the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year looks to have gotten started early. This is totally real, obviously, and was 200% […]

SportsRadio 610–06/29/2015

Workers install a window at a residential and commercial complex in Beijing on November 17, 2014. Falling prices in China's property sector are a key issue for the economy and are seen as weighing on overall economic growth. New home prices in China declined for a sixth straight month in October, according to a private survey, though the pace of the fall slowed markedly. AFP PHOTO/Greg BAKER        (Photo credit should read GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images)

The Best Of Matt And Cody

The show opens, and a window washer outside crashes the party. With the NBA draft Daryl Morey’s covered the Rockets bases. Bill O’Brien’s comments tell you, again, Ryan Mallett is the plan for the Texans. […]

SportsRadio 610–06/27/2015

HOUSTON, TX - NOVEMBER 23:  Ryan Mallett #15 of the Houston Texans during second half action against the Cincinnati Bengals at NRG Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Hammond: Texans Interest In Peyton Wasn’t About Hoyer, Mallett

Bill O’Brien checking in on trade scenarios for Peyton Manning doesn’t mean he doesn’t think he can win with Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett. If you’re an NBA reporter — or NBA broadcast partner — don’t spoil […]

SportsRadio 610–06/25/2015

during a 2015 AFC Divisional Playoff game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 11, 2015 in Denver, Colorado.

Hammond: Peyton To Texans Would Be Three Years Too Late

Good decisions have a shelf life. For the Texans, even if signing Peyton Manning was a good idea in 2012, trading with the Broncos for him now isn’t. Jon Morosi of Fox Sports tweeted last […]

SportsRadio 610–06/24/2015

HOUSTON, TX - NOVEMBER 23:  Ryan Mallett #15 of the Houston Texans during second half action against the Cincinnati Bengals at NRG Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Hammond: Mallett Can Still Win Texans QB Competition

For Dustin Johnson, missing two putts on the 18th hole to lose the U.S. Open to Jordan Speith might be coming up short, but it’s not a choke. If the Texans QB competition was already over, and […]

SportsRadio 610–06/22/2015

HOUSTON, TX - NOVEMBER 30:  Johnathan Joseph #24 of the Houston Texans returns an interception in front of Bishop Sankey #20 of the Tennessee Titans during their game at at NRG Stadium on November 30, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Hammond: Joseph Deal Tells Texans, Not Everyone’s Getting Andre Treatment

Johnathan Joseph’s contract extension is as much about football as it is what it says to the rest of the Texans locker room: do it the Bill O’Brien way, and you won’t get the Andre […]

06/19/2015

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“Have You Ever?” Houston Edition

Facebook (and Sean Pendergast) yesterday offered up a gem in the “apropos of nothing” department: a list of shenanigans and a corresponding point system, to see just how mischievous of lives we’ve led. It was […]

SportsRadio 610–06/18/2015

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