Harden hurt in Rockets’ double-OT win vs. Lakers

High-scoring guard James Harden of the Houston Rockets suffered a strained left hamstring late in the fourth quarter of 148-142 double-overtime triumph over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night and did not return. After missing on a drive to the bucket with 54 seconds remaining in regulation, came up gimpy, dragging his left […]

Green signs one-year deal with Rockets

Free agent swingman Gerald Green has signed a one-year contract with the Houston Rockets, according to a report from ESPN. The deal is non-guaranteed. Green, 31, played 47 games with the Boston Celtics last season, and was waived by the Milwaukee Bucks in training camp in October. He averaged 5.6 points and 1.8 rebounds last […]

Rockets’ Paul could play Friday, D’Antoni says

Veteran point guard Chris Paul could return to the Houston Rockets lineup as soon as Friday’s game at the Washington Wizards, coach Mike D’Antoni told reporters Thursday. Paul was working out prior to the Rockets’ game at the Boston Celtics on Friday. It will be his third straight missed game after suffering a strained left […]

Rockets’ Paul day-to-day with adductor strain

Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul left Wednesday’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers with an adductor strain and did not return. At first, people thought Paul hurt his left knee again and was going to miss a significant amount of time. Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni, however, told reporters Thursday Paul is day-to-day. D'Antoni said Paul is day-to-day. […]

Harden scores 51 vs. Lakers; Paul leaves with injury

The Houston Rockets entered Wednesday with the best record in the NBA at 25-4 and on a 14-game winning streak. The team was undefeated in games Chris Paul played in and were heavy favorites at home over the young Los Angeles Lakers. Paul, however, only played 25 minutes and left the game with an adductor […]

Rockets’ Harden to play through knee pain

Houston Rockets superstar James Harden has a bruised right knee but will continue to play despite feeling some pain and soreness. Harden hurt his knee on Friday against the San Antonio Spurs and was considered a game-time decision Saturday night. The MVP candidate went on to score 31 points in Houston’s 115-111 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks at […]

Rockets’ Mbah a Moute out 2-3 weeks

An MRI on the shoulder of Houston Rockets forward Luc Mbah a Moute “revealed no significant issues,” and he should be able to return in two-to-three weeks, according to a report from ESPN.

Watch: Harden nets 48 as Rockets down Blazers

James Harden erupted for 48 points and eight rebounds, as his visiting Houston Rockets topped the Portland Trail Blazers 124-117 on Saturday. Chris Paul, by the way, added 26 points for the Rockets. And Damian Lillard scored 35 for the Blazers. So it was an offensive explosion all the way around. But the night’s brightest […]

Harden, Rockets easily cut down Nets

James Harden erupted for 37 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists, and the West-leading Houston Rockets buried the visiting Brookly Nets 117-103 on Monday. Clint Capela added 20 points and six boards for the Rockets, and Ryan Anderson scored 13. Isaiah Whitehead led the Nets with 24 points off the bench.  

Rockets’ D’Antoni expects Paul to return Thursday

Houston Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni told reporters today that he expects starting point guard Chris Paul to return from his knee injury tomorrow when the team takes on the Phoenix Suns on the road. Paul has only played in one game this season due to a bruised left knee, but the nine-time All-Star has been ramping […]

Rockets’ Paul could return from knee injury this week

Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul has only played in one game this season due to a bruised left knee, but the nine-time All-Star is close to returning to the lineup after ramping up his workouts as of late. Paul will go through an intense workout today and Wednesday while being closely monitored by the Rockets’ […]