Tag Archives: Rick Adelman

April 19, 2011 at 4:25 pm

Saying goodbye to Adelman feels like the right move

As a passionate Houston Rockets fan, I generally find my opinion in sync with the majority of others like me. So why is it that I feel no angst about the Rockets parting ways with coach Rick Adelman? 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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November 7, 2010 at 11:47 pm

Panic avoided! Rockets get first win

Put away the gas masks: the 2010-11 Houston Rockets have won an NBA game. The Minnesota Timberwolves, the perfect tonic for a winless squad, came to town and the Rockets wasted no time getting that first ‘W’, rolling to a 120-94 rout Sunday night. 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 18, 2010 at 5:27 pm

Rockets cut 4 and Ish Smith still standing

The Rockets waived four players today — Mike Harris, Alexander Johnson, Antonio Anderson and Jerel McNeal (who was to join the team when they got back from China, and they got back today). Houston had to make the moves by Thursday, but felt it was best to do it now. Continue reading

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October 8, 2010 at 12:02 pm

Rockets win, but Adelman not thrilled

If you remember the days of Jeff Van Gundy, you no doubt recall how a 30-point Rockets win did nothing to brighten Jeff’s mood, and if you brought up how many turnovers or missed shots the team had, you were pretty much toast. Victory became defeat.. 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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September 29, 2010 at 11:22 am

Adelman talks after Day 2 of Training Camp

Rockets coach Rick Adelman met with us after practice on Tuesday, touching on a few different topics: Said the camp so far has been very competitive, though he wouldn’t really say anyone has stuck out as far as being impressive. When asked, he did say Courtney Lee has looked good and played very well so far in camp. Continue reading

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