Having played in Portland last night and coming up against a Nuggets team that has had a night off, you could be forgiven for writing this one off as a schedule loss in the high altitude of the Pepsi Center. But the Nuggets are missing two of their better players in Ty Lawson and Danilo [...]
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Late in the second quarter, as the Rockets trailed the Nuggets by 8, James Harden streaked down the court on a fast break, nailing an impossible-looking layup and drawing the foul. Rockets commentator Matt Bullard excitedly declared that James Harden was “like the Millennium Falcon, trying to get in there!” Unlike in the movies, however, [...]
With the return of Kyle Lowry and Trevor Ariza, the Houston Rockets seem to have regained the mojo they had had back in 2009. Aaron Brooks led the way for Houston with 31 points, while Kevin Martin and Luis Scola had 29 and 23 respectively. Carmelo Anthony led the Denver Nuggets with 45.
We continue our assessment of Tracy McGrady in his second game back from microfracture. Everything beyond my analysis of his physical condition may actually be a moot point however as reports have once again begun circulating of the Houston Rockets’ desire for a trade. Tracy McGrady checks in with 5:41 remaining in the 1st and [...]