Tag Archives: Chuck Hayes

December 1, 2011 at 12:08 pm

Rockets Notes on Hayes, Nene and Team Direction

It’s been awhile — I realized I didn’t even have a Twitter app still on my phone when I got to the Toyota Center yesterday. Here are some notes picked up from Rockets circles… Continue reading

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January 19, 2011 at 1:03 pm

D’Antoni on Hayes vs. Stoudemire: “Amar’e only scored 25 that game”

Chuck Hayes played some mean defense on Amar’e Stoudemire the last time the Houston Rockets and New York Knicks squared off, but when I asked Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni about the Rockets forward’s success, he was quick to downplay it. Continue reading

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November 15, 2010 at 1:40 pm

The Unsung Hero: Chuck Hayes shuts down Amar’e Stoudemire

It was pointed out by mario713 of our Rockets forum that Chuck Hayes was the player of the game Sunday against the Knicks, but the highlight reel didn’t reflect that at all. Continue reading

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November 15, 2010 at 6:36 am

A Win Streak? Rockets kick Knicks 104-96

Kevin Martin scored 28 points, Luis Scola added 24 and Chuck Hayes played some brilliant defense as the Rockets knocked off the Knicks at Madison Square Garden 104-96 Sunday night. Continue reading

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November 12, 2010 at 10:10 am

The Undiscovered Country: Five Rockets Who Came Out of Nowhere

With the emergence of undrafted rookie point guard Ish Smith, it got me to thinking about other players who appeared, it seemed, out of thin air to impact the Rockets and there have been quite a few. Hell, I even wrote about how good Rudy T was at cultivating players sprung from obscurity a while back. Continue reading

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November 7, 2010 at 2:47 am

Loss to Spurs is one to build on

No matter how you slice it, there’s a new harsh reality in Houston. “0-5, the only winless team left in the NBA.” Continue reading

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October 28, 2010 at 6:20 am

With no answer for Ellis, Rockets get rolled

There’s a sour taste in my mouth, and it has little to do with these Chewy Lemonheads I raided from my kid’s Halloween bag. Houston’s defense, the team’s primary focus during training camp (See: 1 | 2 | 3), was a no-show Wednesday night as Monta Ellis ruptured the Rockets for 46 points to lead the Warriors to a 132-128 win and drop Houston to 0-2. Continue reading

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October 26, 2010 at 11:04 am

Houston Rockets 2010-11 Season Preview

With early training camp buzz pointing to a shift in focus from run and gun offensive firepower to a more “Van Gundian” recommitment to defensive intensity, it is clear that the Houston Rockets enter the 2010-11 season with a sense of determination. Continue reading

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