James Harden

Houston Rockets v Phoenix Suns

Mario Elie: Harden Needs To Attack The Rim, Not Get Discouraged If Jordan Gets Early Blocks

Three time NBA champ Mario Elie joined The Triple Threat Wednesday on Sports Radio 610 to give us his take on the Rockets Game 1 flop against the Clippers, what he needs to see from […]

SportsRadio 610–2 hours ago

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 04: Josh Smith #5 of the Houston Rockets battles for a loose basketball with Jamal Crawford #11 of the Los Angeles Clippers during Game One in the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 4, 2015 at the 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. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

The Rockets Own The Problem, But Can They Fix It?

Dealing with adversity is nothing new for the Houston Rockets, so digging an 0-1 hole at home in the Western Conference Semi-Finals should not be a big deal for a team that recognizes their issues. […]

SportsRadio 610–2 hours ago

Los Angeles Clippers v Houston Rockets - Game One

Matt Hammond Podcast (May 6): Rockets Played Game 1 Like They Could Win Series Without It, Need To Prove Themselves Right In Game 2

It’s fine the Rockets didn’t think they needed Game 1 to beat the Clippers in their NBA Playoff series — so long as they go out and prove themselves right. Plus, there are plenty examples in […]

SportsRadio 610–7 hours ago

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Breakdown: How The Rockets Pick And Roll Offense Was Contained In Game 1

James Harden loves the pick and roll. He loves the pick and roll because he’s great at the pick and roll. During the regular season,  Harden was involved in 541 of them, ninth most in […]

SportsRadio 610–10 hours ago

Los Angeles Clippers v Houston Rockets - Game One

Matt Hammond Podcast (May 5): It’s OK To Put Last Night’s Rockets Loss On James Harden

A lot went wrong in last night’s Rockets loss to the Clippers. But what did for James Harden – nine turnovers, bad defense, no intensity — you can’t have. Plus, the Texans did the one thing […]

SportsRadio 610–05/05/2015

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Rockets Lack Energy, Effort In Game 1 Loss

Dwight Howard summed up Monday’s 117-101 game one loss to the Clippers pretty well. “Tonight, they played harder than us for 48 minutes.” With Chris Paul sitting on the bench in street clothes, the Rockets […]

SportsRadio 610–05/05/2015

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“Scared” Voters Deny Harden MVP

HOUSTON (CBS Houston):   “I voted for Steph Curry.  He’s the best player on the best team.” That’s what I was told when I asked someone from out of town who had an NBA MVP vote […]

SportsRadio 610–05/04/2015

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Sampson: Harden Has Become A Good Leader For Rockets

University of Houston head basketball coach Kelvin Sampson joined Mad Radio and they talked about the Houston Rockets playoff run, their defense, James Harden stepping up as a leader as well as the latest with the UH basketball program.

04/29/2015

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Rockets Have Plenty Of Room For Improvement

As the buzzer sounded on their series clinching 103-94 win over the Mavericks Tuesday night at Toyota Center, the Rockets enjoyed themselves. They high-fived. They hugged. They allowed themselves to bask in the franchise’s second […]

SportsRadio 610–04/29/2015

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Rockets Advance To West Semis with 103-94 Win over Mavs

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – It took them two tries, but the Houston Rockets put away the Dallas Mavericks 103-94 Tuesday night at Toyota Center to win the best-of-seven first round series four games to one to […]

SportsRadio 610–04/28/2015

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