Category Archives: events

A live account of the season finale: Houston’s Rockets against the LA Lakers

9:35PM CST: Bill Simmons just said “James Harden could have 55 points tonight…that’s how bad this Lakers team defends.”  I hope the guys bring it – the whole country is watching…though it would have been much more fun had Utah won (much less actually have shown up to play) making this game a must-win for [...]

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What a game, what a night in Houston

As James Harden stepped to the line at Toyota Center late last night in the 4th, the first MVP chants in eight years from the home crowd poured down upon him.  He calmly sank points 45 and 46, sealing the victory for the Rockets.  Afterward, head coach Kevin McHale described Harden as flawless offensively and [...]

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A live account of the game between the Toronto Raptors and Houston Rockets

6:48 PM: Kyle Lowry wants to kill the Rockets tonight.  I think he will.  By the way, I just saw a recognizable media personality a while back on the television seriously pushing forth the assertion that the Rockets somehow chose Jeremy Lin over Kyle Lowry (and that the results from each player thus far were [...]

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Jeremy Lin meets the Houston media, or, the biggest press conference I’ve ever seen

A quick story to start off: the presser was scheduled to kick off at 4PM today so, knowing that it would be the largest gathering since the 2004 Republican National Convention, I left work at 3:15.  (I work downtown and am five minutes from the Toyota Center.)  As I’m turning the corner at Louisiana, two [...]

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Liveblog: Houston Rockets @ Denver Nuggets, 7:00PM CST

I ‘sort of’ live-blogged Friday night’s showdown against Phoenix, updating a game post during the timeout breaks.  However, I got feedback from some of you that this would work better if it were truly ‘live.’ The last time I used the liveblog plugin I plan to use tonight, the site crashed. But we’ll try again. [...]

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