Portland Too Much Down Stretch, Beat Rockets 109-98
Travis Demers: Portland Knows Troy Daniels NowTravis Demers of ESPN 1080 The Fan in Portland joins Nate & Creight to discuss tonight's Game 4 of the Rockets series against the Trail Blazers. They talk about the reaction in Portland to the Rockets' win. They also get into the big series Mo Williams is having from a troubled Trail Blazers bench, and of course the Donald Sterling situation in L.A.
Road Trip: Dallas and Portland Paul and Brien pack for a road trip up I-45 to Dallas before heading out to Portland. In Dallas they are joined by R.J. Choppy from 105.3 "The Fan", who goes on to talk about the upcoming Cowboys vs. Texans game on October 5th at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. Choppy believes that the game is not much of a heated because rivalry the two teams are not in the same conference. B-Straw and Pauly G go on to ask R.J. about the expectations Cowboys fans have for the upcoming season and how likely the Mavericks will overcome the Spurs in the first round of NBA playoffs.
Does Kevin McHale Trust Dwight Howard In Late Game Situations?Basketball Insider's Steve Kyler joined The Triple Threat on Monday. He wondered how much trust Kevin McHale has in Dwight Howard.
Travis Demers Predicts Rockets in 7Travis Demers of ESPN 1080 The Fan in Portland joins Nate & Creight to discuss the upcoming playoff series between the Rockets and Trail Blazers. They talk about the rivalry between Patrick Beverly and Damian Lillard, and get into Nic Batum's potential impact on the games.
Jenny Dial Creech Talks Rockets Playoff FocusHouston Chronicle beat reporter for the Houston Rockets, Jenny Dial Creech joins Brett Dolan and Alex Del Barrio to talk about tonight's opening playoff game against the Trailblazers. They discuss the how each team is focused for the playoffs, analyze the "Twin Towers" idea of Asik and Howard being in the same lineup, and even get into how Pat Beverly's attitude drives the team.
Rockets Playoff Beards: Join The MovementWith the Rockets tipping off the playoffs Sunday - not to mention James Harden sporting a forest on his face - Paul Gallant was inspired to bring a little hockey to the NBA.
H-Town Hoops Show: The Full Forty-EightThe Rockets were mighty impressive Monday night against the Blazers. Paul Gallant and Will Grubb discuss in the latest H-Town Hoops Show.
Parsons Out Against Trailblazers