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ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20: J.R. Smith #5 high fives LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers after the win for Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals during the NBA Playoffs on May 20, 2015 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  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 Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hammond: Whatever LeBron Did For Smith, Harden Did For Rockets

LeBron has been great for J.R. Smith, who dropped 28 points in last night’s Cavs win over the Hawks. But James Harden’s been just as big for Rockets role players. Plus, fans mad that Steph Curry […]

SportsRadio 610–20 hours ago

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VIDEO: Kraft Backed Down Because NFL Owners Back Goodell

In this edition of The Matt Hammond Minute: Robert Kraft, Roger Goodell and the big takeaway from Kraft accepting the Patriots Deflategate discipline.

SportsRadio 610–05/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 19:  Josh Smith #5 and Jason Terry #31 of the Houston Rockets celebrate against the Golden State Warriors in the second quarter during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on May 19, 2015 in Oakland, California.  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 Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Hammond: Mistakes Cost Rockets In Game 1 Loss To Warriors, Not Dwight Injury

Of course Dwight Howard’s injury matters for the Rockets. But what cost them Game 1 against the Warriors was bad turnovers and lapses on defense. Plus, the NFL’s going to move the line of scrimmage […]

SportsRadio 610–05/20/2015

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 17:  James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets is interviewed after the win against the Los Angeles Clippers in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 17, 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. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hammond: Rockets Not The Same Team That Went 0-4 Against Warriors

We all grow, change and evolve over time. So too have the Rockets since going 0-4 against the Warriors in the regular season. Plus, Ryan Tannehill getting $96M from the Dolphins goes to show, Bill […]

SportsRadio 610–05/19/2015

during Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals at the Toyota Center for the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 17, 2015 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.

VIDEO: Did Blake Griffin Knee Dwight Howard In The Back Of The Head In Game 7?

Did Blake Griffin throw a knee to the back of Dwight Howard’s head yesterday at the Toyota Center? It appears he may have. In the third quarter of the Houston Rockets Game 7 win over […]

SportsRadio 610–05/18/2015

during Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals at the Toyota Center for the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 17, 2015 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.

Hammond: Rockets Well Roundedness Makes Them Legitimate NBA Finals Threat

Everybody has a specialty. But the versatility the Rockets proved in the West Semis is something special, and can carry them to the NBA Finals. Plus, there’s nothing to gain for Tom Brady by denying his role […]

SportsRadio 610–05/18/2015

Houston Texans v Cleveland Browns

Alfred Blue Sad To See Swearinger Go

Texans RB Alfred Blue joined Mad Radio to talk about mini-camps, Ryan Mallett, and DJ Swearinger.    

05/11/2015

Indianapolis Colts v Houston Texans

Hammond: Texans 2015 NFL Draft Was Vintage O’Brien

Signs of Bill O’Brien’s philosophies — and personality — were all over the Texans 2015 draft class. Plus, Mayweather-Pacquiao got Floyd a ton of money, but not the one thing he wanted most. Matt Hammond is the […]

SportsRadio 610–05/04/2015

New Orleans Saints v Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Hammond: Twitter Wants Jameis Winston, Jokey McJokester — They Can Have Him

Last night’s NFL Draft was kind of lame. Not coincidentally, it was also kind of without big mistakes. And if you want your QB to be all about favorites and retweets, Jameis Winston is the […]

SportsRadio 610–05/01/2015

2006 NFL Draft

Hammond: NFL Draft Is Front Office’s Whole Season, Rockets Twitter Guy Had Dumb Moment

Most of us don’t live and die by any one day at work. NFL teams do. It’s called, The NFL Draft. Plus, no question, the Rockets firing their social media guy was over the top. […]

SportsRadio 610–04/30/2015

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