The decision for GM Daryl Morey? Can anyone topple the Dubs? “I’m excited to be a part of it”.
“I don’t think anybody’s ever seen anything like this before”, Harden said. Their best season together came in 2014-15 when injuries forced Howard to miss one-half of the regular season schedule.
They’d look to unload those contracts to take on players Houston (Ryan Anderson, Trevor Ariza) to make the cap work. They want threes or layups. Earlier this year, we showed you the 10 most expensive houses sold in Houston in 2016.
You need superstar talent to win in the NBA, but that talent also needs chemistry and a cohesive offensive system to really thrive.
Last spring, the Texas franchise dropped to the semifinals of the Western Conference against the San Antonio Spurs.
The Rockets press release states that they will have live entertainment, door prizes, dollar hot dogs and nachos. Join the House of Houston team! In other words, they committed.
Porter finished fourth in the league in 3-point shooting last season and had 14 games of 20-plus points.
Which brings us to Chris Paul. McCollum seems game, at least if his Instagram account is an indication.
The views on this page do not necessarily reflect the views of the NBA, its clubs or Turner Broadcasting. The Rockets struggled to gain any momentum in the 2015-16 season.
James Harden’s contract extension signaled a stable home as much as it did deeper pockets. Let’s contextualize Paul’s shot selection.
One team that New York and Houston had hoped would facilitate a multiteam trade for Anthony, the Portland Trail Blazers, plans to participate in a deal for Anthony only if he decides to expand his no-trade clause to include them, league sources told ESPN.
Perry is well-regarded around the league not only for his sound basketball mind, but for his humanity as well.
The Knicks’ leverage is weakened by the control Anthony has over the process with his no-trade clause.
Trade talks between the Knicks and Rockets have died down over the past couple of days after a trade sending Anthony to Houston was reportedly “at the two yard line”.
First, it’s important to consider Anthony’s current team.
The caveat that many do, and should, get hung up on is that Harden is a more seamless fit as the primary ball handler in D’Antoni’s offense.
Fans started lining up to see Paul hours in advance. And he apparently has his heart set on one team in particular. It won’t be an entirely natural shift. “Of course it wasn’t how we wanted it to end. but that’s what life is about”.
If Anthony could be convinced to accept a trade to the Blazers, could Portland’s front office make it happen?