Author Archives: Michael Crouchley

Brooklyn Nets 145, Houston Rockets 142: Overtime shootout ends in heartbreak

The Rockets couldn’t overcome an injury report longer than a receipt from CVS despite another monster performance from James Harden. Missed free-throws sunk Houston late, as they fell to Brooklyn 145-142 in overtime. Without Clint Capela, Mike D’Antoni opted to start the game with an uber small lineup that included Gary Clark at center. The […]

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Houston Rockets 125, Denver Nuggets 113: A night for breaking records… and ankles

James Harden’s streak of 35-point games will end at 10, but it was another MVP-caliber performance from the Beard. He led Houston past the Western Conference leading Denver Nuggets in the first game of the post-MCW era. The Nuggets’ early defensive plan was clear: stop the MVP. The Nuggets double-teamed Harden every trip down the […]

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Houston Rockets @ New Orleans Pelicans on 12/29/2018

The Rockets (19-15) and Pelicans (16-20) have had interesting seasons thus far to say the least. As we know, Houston began the season very poor but have since hit a scorching hot run of form, winning eight of their last nine games. New Orleans, on the other hand, started the season on a promising note, […]

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