Rockets Ranked 8th In Forbes NBA Franchise Value RankingsThe Rockets are valued at $1.65 billion, just ahead of the Dallas Mavericks, ranked 9th at $1.45 billion. This represents a 10% increase in franchise value from 2016 to 2017. The 2016 value was $1.5 billion. The Rockets have an operating income of
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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.
Road Trip: New York & ColumbiaTonight the B-Straw & Pauly G Show Road Trip traveled to New York and Columbia. First they spoke to John Jastremski, WFAN New York, about Carmelo Anthony and where he will end up. Jastremski said he thinks where Melo lands will be largely about money. He thinks it's a pipe dream for both LeBron James and Melo to end up in Houston. He also doesn't think LeBron James will leave the Heat. Next they traveled to Columbia to talk to Brandon Kiley, ESPN Columbia, about Dorial Green-Beckham going to OU. Kiley said he doesn't think there's much chance Green-Beckham actually plays for Oklahoma at all.
Road Trip: New YorkTonight the B-Straw & Pauly G Show Road Trip traveled to New York to talk to WFAN's Marc Malusis about free agency and potential trades in the NBA. He discussed the trades the Knicks have made so far in the off season. Malusis thinks that it is far fetched that Carmelo Anthony would be traded to the Rockets for James Harden. He talked about some of the possible moves that coach Phil Jackson is looking to make.
Road Trip: New York & MiamiTonight the B-Straw & Pauly G Show traveled to New York & Miami in an NBA edition of the Road Trip. First they went to New York to talk to Marc Malusis, WFAN, about the possibility of Carmelo Anthony leaving the Knicks. Next they flew over to Miami to talk to Brian Rowitz, 106.3, about LeBron James and other players' futures with the Heat. He thinks that due to team loyalty, several of the players may stick around when many would move on to other teams. Rowitz discussed the importance of having a group of three big players on a team.
Gallo Goes There: Don't Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be GreatOkay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.
Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In AmericaLocal cable providers love to remind us that we have nine - yes, nine - professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.
Harden's 36 Leads Rockets Past Knicks James Harden was back in the lineup, Jeremy Lin was back at Madison Square Garden, and that was just enough to help the Houston Rockets withstand Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks. Harden scored 36 points in his return from a one-game absence, and the Rockets overcame Anthony's 45 points for a 109-106 victory Thursday night.
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Meltsdown: Is Melo The Man?Is Carmelo Anthony a winner? Whether he is or not, should his college coach speak out about it?
Hawks Lose to Knicks, Get No. 6 Seed In EastCarmelo Anthony won the scoring title without playing, and the Atlanta Hawks lost their chance to move up in the East standings.
Melo, Knicks Get Rival Celtics In 1st RoundThe Knicks should have their size back in time for their playoff opener, with Tyson Chandler and Kenyon Martin both on the mend.
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Nick Wright: Rockets' Morey Is Winner Of The Best Acquisition AwardWho made a better acquisition this free agency period than Daryl Morey with Jeremy Lin? Please, answer that question before you say anything else about the Rockets’ offseason or general manager Daryl Morey.