Tag Archives: Luis Scola

March 13, 2013 at 6:50 pm

Houston Rockets Luis Scola Tribute Video

Welcome back, Luis. The Houston Rockets honored former Rocket Luis Scola on Wednesday with a tribute video that played after the first quarter of the Rockets game against the Phoenix Suns. This was Scola’s first return to Houston as a player since being amnestied by the Rockets this summer and picked up by Phoenix. Continue reading

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February 17, 2011 at 10:36 am

Notes from Daryl Morey’s Q&A with fans

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey met with fans for an informal Q&A session after Wednesday night’s home loss to Philadelphia. I was fortunate to be able to attend and here are some notes and quotes from the round of questioning. Continue reading

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December 15, 2010 at 3:02 pm

December 15: The Rockets and the Start of NBA Trade Season

It’s December 15. Today is the first day that NBA free agents signed this past summer (at least those signed before September 15) can be traded and, because so many more players are now capable of being traded or included in larger trades, is the unofficial kickoff of the NBA trade season. Continue reading

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November 30, 2010 at 8:23 am

Outclassed: Short-handed Rockets no match for Mavericks

Are we alarmed yet? The Rockets couldn’t stop Dirk Nowitzki or Caron Butler (or for that matter, J.J. Barea) and were run 101-91 in Dallas Monday night, falling to 5-12 on the season. 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 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 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 31, 2010 at 1:03 am

Rockets show Melo he can win in Houston

Chase Budinger and Courtney Lee had some nice dunks in the first half Coming off an 0-2 West Coast road trip, the Rockets arrived at the Toyota Center for their home opener with a sense that they needed to seriously recommit themselves to defense. The return of Kyle Lowry and a fresh Yao Ming were sure to help. Continue reading

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