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Thoughts on today’s trade with Minnesota

As the Houston Chronicle reported earlier this morning: Loading up for a move to get that long-sought franchise star or a move up in the first round, the Rockets dealt forward Chase Budinger to the Minnesota Timberwolves for a first-round pick in Thursday’s draft. The Rockets will acquire the 18th pick to send Budinger to the [...]

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Yao Ming is golfing

For those interested in everything Yao Ming: From Shanghai, here’s a quick blurb from a press release about Ming’s latest venture into golf. Cool stuff. Mission Hills Group today announced a list of international superstars from the worlds of sport, golf and entertainment who will play in the World Celebrity Pro-Am, October 18-21 at Mission [...]

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Giving out awards for the 2012 season

The 2011-12 Houston Rockets season ended with a healthy mix of crashing and burning. They held the playoff key in their hands for most of the last month, but instead of using it for their own gain, they decided to neatly present it as a generous gift for the Utah Jazz. Super cool. But the [...]

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Howard, PR, Paul…

First, I want to apologize.  My finals begin next week, thus the lack of activity on the front page.  Having said that, we’ve had some riveting discussion in the forums, much of it pertaining to Dwight Howard.  Join us. I started a post last night with the intent of dissecting the ‘Scola at the 5’ [...]

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Rapid Reaction: Rockets defeat Knicks 97-84

New York Knicks 84 FinalRecap | Box Score 97 Houston Rockets Luis Scola, PF 23 MIN | 6-13 FG | 0-0 FT | 6 REB | 3 AST | 12 PTS | +2Scola scored all of his points in the first half, going 6-8 (0-5 the rest of the way) and looking for his shot [...]

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