Tag Archives: Kevin McHale

January 21, 2014 at 12:17 pm

The numbers are clear: Patrick Beverley deserves to start over Jeremy Lin

While critics hammer the Rockets for benching Jeremy Lin, the numbers paint an entirely different picture: Patrick Beverley is the best fit as the starter. Continue reading

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October 23, 2013 at 4:46 pm

Podcast: Rockets red hot, but power forward position still a big question mark

Dave Hardisty and Lance Thompson discuss the red hot preseason for the Rockets, the Asik-Dwight front court, the power forward woes, the point guard starter competition and Jalen Rose’s prediction that Durant will eventually end up in Houston. Continue reading

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October 15, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Former Rockets coach Bill Fitch talks with ClutchFans

Dave Hardisty catches up with former Rockets and Celtics coach Bill Fitch, who talks about the early days of Hakeem and Ralph and how Kevin McHale accepted his 6th Man role. Fitch also puts to rest the idea that the Rockets were offered Clyde Drexler and Michael Jordan in a trade for Ralph. Continue reading

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July 1, 2013 at 12:12 am

Tracking Down Houston’s Dwight Howard Caravan

Superfan The_Yoyo tracks down the Rockets’ caravan of stars at the hotel in Los Angeles before they head out to make their pitch to free agent Dwight Howard. Continue reading

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June 13, 2013 at 8:51 pm

Parsons on if the Rockets have a shot at landing Dwight Howard: “I think so”

Perfect hair and all, Chandler Parsons was on Jim Rome’s show on Thursday, talking about the Rockets, Team USA mini-camp and, yes… the free agent pursuit of one Dwight Howard. Continue reading

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October 2, 2012 at 9:45 am

Houston Rockets Media Day Interviews

Monday’s Media Day for the Rockets, the annual ritual introducing players to the media before training camp opens, was set up a bit differently than it has been the last several years. Rather than take place at the Toyota Center, Media Day went down at both the House of Blues and the new studios for Comcast SportsNet Houston. We did not get to speak to some of the players and only the players considered to be the top guys (Jeremy Lin, Chandler Parsons and Kevin Martin) were given time in a formal setting. Continue reading

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February 23, 2012 at 11:41 am

McHale on why Rockets cut Jeremy Lin

The Rockets are 20-14 at the All-Star break and the team’s biggest story is still about who isn’t on the team. No, I’m not talking about Pau Gasol and Nene, but the Jeremy Lin story continues to roar and it seems someone on the team is asked daily about why they cut the point guard out of Harvard on Christmas Eve, letting his talent be discovered in New York. Continue reading

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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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