Monthly Archives: December 2010

Talk of the Moment: Houston Rockets vs. Toronto Raptors

Houston Rockets (15-16) vs. Toronto Raptors (11-20) Friday, 6:00pm CST @ Toyota Center All pre-game and in-game discussion goes here.

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Talking Smack to Dinosaurs

Once again, Sam Holako of the expertly run Raptors Republic, one of our sister blogs in the TrueHoop Network, spoke to me about the Rockets in preparation for tonight’s showdown with Toronto. I refuse to block quote myself in fear of being a complete wanker, but Rockets fans should definitely read and get my unlikely-to-get-much-fan-mail [...]

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Houston Chronicle: Chuck Hayes out for 2-4 weeks

From Chron. com: The Rockets have lost another center to another ankle injury. Chuck Hayes, who has stepped in to the starting lineup with Yao Ming out, injured his right ankle in the closing minutes of Thursday’s practice. Hayes landed on the foot of guard Ish Smith on a drive and immediately went down. Hayes [...]

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Rockets Daily: Thursday, December 30th, 2010

No earthly experience quite approximates the hushed terror of being the victim of a modern American horror film/corn-syrup-fest as playing the Miami Heat. Like the overly eager young lover or naive tourist watching him or herself picked apart methodically, completely conscious of the evil being inflicted, those who must suit up against Miami try, struggle― [...]

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About Last Night

One thing I have heard and read countless times is that Miami is a transition team, a fast break team. Sure enough, two weeks ago they were. Now, not so much. The Heat rank 23rd in the NBA in John Hollinger’s Pace Factor – the number of possessions a team uses per game. Sure, Miami is trying to [...]

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