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December 11, 2012 at 11:26 am

Houston Rockets Salary Cap Update: The Impact of Harden’s Deal

Now that we’re nearly a quarter of the way through the 2012-13 NBA season, let’s take a look at the team’s current salary cap situation. Continue reading

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August 13, 2012 at 4:05 pm

Podcast: The Dwight Howard Trade Aftermath

Dwight Howard was traded. Andrew Bynum was traded. Neither were traded to the Houston Rockets. Continue reading

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July 25, 2012 at 11:14 am

Houston Rockets Salary Cap Update: “Total Rebuild” Edition

After closing the book on an all-too-brief 2011-12 NBA season and opening up the 2012 offseason with a flurry of activity, let’s take a look at the Houston Rockets’ current salary cap situation. Continue reading

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July 2, 2012 at 5:10 pm

Podcast: Rockets Draft, Omer Asik, Eric Gordon and Dwight Howard

BimaThug returns as we go long to analyze the 2012 NBA Draft and the Rockets selections of Jeremy Lamb, Royce White and Terrence Jones, along with the acquisition of second round pick Furkan Aldemir. We also talk about the Rockets signing of Omer Asik to an offer sheet, the pursuit of Eric Gordon and how this impacts the Dwight Howard chase. Continue reading

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May 15, 2012 at 7:58 am

Rockets will seek Dwight Howard trade… again

The 2011-12 season did not go as planned for the Houston Rockets, but the offseason plans remain fairly unchanged. The Rockets, with cap room, two first round draft picks and a willingness to trade just about anyone, are still in pursuit of that big name, and stop me if you’ve heard this one — a superstar in Orlando has fallen out of favor with the franchise, shut it down as the season neared to a close and will look for a trade in the offseason. Continue reading

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January 18, 2012 at 12:04 pm

Keep an eye on Deron Williams, because the Rockets sure will

Just before the lockout started, the Summer of 2012 was shaping up as the Howard & Paul Free-For-All, but it was made emphatically clear to me then that neither player was considered the key get for the Rockets. Houston’s top target was New Jersey Nets point guard Deron Williams, multiple sources told ClutchFans. Continue reading

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December 5, 2011 at 11:33 am

Houston Rockets Salary Cap Update: The New CBA

Well, after nearly five months of acrimony and bickering (not counting all the time prior to July 1, when the NBA owners locked out the players), it looks like the National Basketball Association is about to re-open for business.  Continue reading

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June 24, 2011 at 5:16 pm

Motiejunas to Dwight Howard: Catch me if you can!

Donatas Motiejunas stole the show at Friday afternoon’s press conference at the Toyota Center when the Rockets introduced their three draft picks, Motiejunas, Kansas forward Marcus Morris and Florida forward Chandler Parsons, along with point guard Jonny Flynn, who was acquired from Minnesota. Continue reading

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