The Daily Blast – January 28, 2013

He’s Back – Royce White has agreed to report to the Rockets’ D-League team on February 11. It’s so official, there’s even an official statement on the team’s official site.

Tweet That –  Royce White reacts to his reinstatement:

So much going on here. Let’s start with the picture…

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The sputtering Rockets met the cruising Nets on the second night of a back to back for both teams, and despite a heroic performance from Nets star point guard Deron Williams, the Rockets looked sharper, faster, and fresher all game long. James Harden and Omer Asik attacked the Nets at the basket to put together a two game win streak and level off a Rockets team fresh out of a nose-dive.

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The Houston Rockets have their future set at four positions. For all intents and purposes, Jeremy Lin (24 years old), James Harden (23), Chandler Parsons (24), and Omer Asik (26) are stable, improving building blocks/players/trade assets that one way or another are capable of evolving into a championship worthy foundation. [read more…]






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Huq’s Pen: On injuries

I’m sitting at home right now in basketball shorts, my right leg bandaged.  I usually go to work on Fridays (I’m a full-time law student but clerk at a firm at the end of the week) but today, I can’t walk.  I’d risk driving, but I don’t know how I’d make it to my car.

Last night, at around 11PM, I faked right and drove hard to my left, taking off to the basket.  I’m not quite sure what ensued, but in the end, I came crumbling down to the ground, hearing a boisterous pop from my right knee.  As I clutched the knee in pain, a multitude of thoughts fluttered through my mind.

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