The Dream Shake

Houston Rockets vs. Milwaukee Bucks game preview

The Houston Rockets got a bit of a reprieve against the Brooklyn Nets with both Kevin Durant and LaMarcus Aldridge missing out due to rest. Their absence definitely propelled Houston to an early lead they would never relinquish. That luck is certain to change tonight as the defending champion Milwaukee...
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Rockets rookie Daishen Nix scores G League career-high 35 points

Rookie guard Daishen Nix, who is on a two-way contract with the Rockets, set his career-high as a professional with 35 points in Thursday’s game for Houston’s NBA G League affiliate, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. Nix also played in the developmental league last season with the G League Ignite, where he was teammates with Houston’s top draft pick, Jalen Green.
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Houston Chronicle

Rockets thoughts: Mid-range game is back, and so are shooters on the floor

The Rockets' seven-game winning streak has the national media scratching its collective heads trying to figure out how this is the same team that also lost 15 in a row. Here are some things we noticed in the past week for these red-hot Rockets:. Eric Gordon attempts a mid-range shot!
The Dream Shake

Jalen Green’s absence is not the reason for Rockets’ winning streak

When the Houston Rockets drafted Jalen Green number two overall, there was plenty of hype around the decision. Green, from the start, stated he should be the first player chosen, and you would think people would appreciate the confidence. That wasn't the case, as articles, posts, and talking heads complained...

Rockets willing to listen to offers for Christian Wood

Tim MacMahon on Christian Wood: The sense that I get is by no means are the Rockets looking to move him. Certainly there’s potential for him to be in his prime when the young guys grow up, and maybe the Rockets are ready to be competitive again. But they’re willing to listen and I think that you know, aside from Jalen Green, the Rockets should be willing to listen to every single guy on the roster.

5 value additions the Rockets have made under GM Rafael Stone

It takes a number of things to make a good general manager in the NBA. Obviously you have to be able to identify talent, you have to be shrewd at deal making, and you have to have extensive knowledge of the CBA. Those are basically the fundamentals that the best GMs in the league possess. There are a few indicators to look at for figuring out if a particular front office has these fundamentals down pat and one of them is the art of the value addition.
Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Rockets fight off Shelbvyille rally

SHELBYVILLE — It was a game of runs as Forrest claimed a 62-50 road win at Shelbyville Central on Tuesday night. The Rockets (4-2) jumped out to an early lead only to see the Eagles come roaring back before finding a way to close out the game in the final minutes.