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Rockets 122, Jazz 90: First Team to 100 Wins

Word to Gene Peterson. This was a truly complete effort from the Rockets. They held Utah to 90 points. They had seven players in double figures (and Gerald Green with 9 PTS as well). They played stiff individual defense, with Eric Gordon, Austin Rivers, PJ Tucker, Chris Paul, Danuel House, and even James Harden getting […]

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Rockets 94, Bucks 108; Eric Bledsoe the Real MVP.

So coming into tonight, the media and Twitterati seemed certain that this game would not only tip the MVP race, it might even crown the winner. The Beard and Giannis would battle, head to head, two men enter, one man leaves. In actuality, Eric Bledsoe was the best player on the floor for most of […]

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Rockets 107, Sixers 91: We Have Liftoff.

Did these Rockets of Houston cook? Yes. Yes they did (Shout out @HumbleTeej). Harden scored 31. Capela had 18 and 9. Paul had eight assists despite shooting poorly. This one was out of the Sixers’ reach by the end of the first quarter. The Rockets treated us to a wire-to-wire victory over a quality opponent […]

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