Tag Archives: Courtney Lee

January 24, 2011 at 11:17 am

Is Terrence Williams a point guard? He thinks so.

The Houston Rockets have two point guards, Aaron Brooks and Kyle Lowry, looking to each be starters playing 30-35 minutes. They also have a surprising rookie addition in Ish Smith, a point guard they opted to keep for the rest of the season and one they called back up from the NBDL. Throw in the fact that Courtney Lee plays some spot minutes at the one for defensive purposes, and it looks like the Rockets just don’t have the minutes to quite satisfy everyone. Continue reading

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December 6, 2010 at 2:30 pm

In quest for size, Adelman turning to Courtney Lee as backup point

Rick Adelman is making a rotation change… at least for now. The Rockets coach said on Monday after practice that he’s going to get Jermaine Taylor some minutes and turn to Courtney Lee as the backup point, meaning Ish Smith will head to the bench. Continue reading

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December 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm

Bombs Away! Rockets nail 16 threes to cage Grizzlies

One of the many reasons the Rockets started the season as loss collectors was they couldn’t hit their three-point shots. That wasn’t the case Friday night in Memphis. Continue reading

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November 23, 2010 at 9:44 am

Rockets digging deep hole with loss to Suns

If the Rockets are to get healthy and write a comeback story, they’ve set the stage by digging themselves a pretty deep hole. Continue reading

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November 17, 2010 at 6:58 am

After further review, Rockets lose to Rose, Bulls

One of the Rockets “keys to the game” was to stop Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. Yeah… that didn’t quite work out. Rose exploded for 33 points — including 17 in the game-changing fourth quarter — as the Rockets fell 95-92 Tuesday night at home to the Bulls. 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 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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October 6, 2010 at 8:37 pm

Rockets Practice Notes – 10/6/2010

If you didn’t believe Rick Adelman before about Yao Ming, you probably do now. “I really think it’s unfair for people to think he’s going to be the guy he was 2 years ago,” said Adelman after practice on Wednesday. “He’s got a long ways to go. He’s missed a lot of basketball over the past year and it’s going to take some time.” Continue reading

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