Tag Archives: Rockets trades

June 30, 2013 at 6:31 pm

Rockets Trade Thomas Robinson To Blazers

The Rockets have finally made the cap-clearing move to trade Thomas Robinson, sending the forward to Portland for two second round picks and the draft rights to Kostas Papanikolaou and Marko Todorovic. Continue reading

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May 31, 2013 at 11:12 am

The Limited Trade Market For Thomas Robinson

Yahoo! Sports reported Thursday night that the Rockets are looking to trade Thomas Robinson and “plan to accept the best offer” to get his salary off the books to free up enough money to offer a full max deal to Dwight Howard. Continue reading

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February 22, 2013 at 10:45 am

Podcast: Robbing The Kings for T-Rob

The NBA Trade Deadline does not just come and go without activity from Daryl Morey. The Houston Rockets made a pair of trades this week, sending Patrick Patterson, Cole Aldrich and Toney Douglas to the Kings for Thomas Robinson, Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt, as well as sending Marcus Morris to the Phoenix Suns for a second round pick. Continue reading

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February 20, 2013 at 3:18 pm

Trading Space: Cap Room a Commodity For Rockets as Deadline Nears

For three years, the plight of the Houston Rockets was that they always came up short on reeling in the big fish. The James Harden acquisition changed all that. Continue reading

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October 31, 2012 at 9:42 am

Podcast: The James Harden Trade

As LeBron James would say, “It’s about damn time.” The Rockets pulled off their long-awaited major trade this week, landing James Harden from the Oklahoma City Thunder for Kevin Martin, Jeremy Lamb and multiple draft picks. David Weiner (aka BimaThug) joins us on the podcast to discuss the Rockets’ shockingly-timed trade for The Beard. 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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February 12, 2011 at 12:33 pm

The trade that got away: Tyson Chandler

There is one trade the Rockets nearly pulled off this past summer that might have drastically changed their fortunes this season. Continue reading

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February 7, 2011 at 11:07 am

Potential trade targets include Nene, Granger

In the movie True Lies, comedian Tom Arnold surprisingly nails his character, pulling off a complementary role next to action star Arnold Schwarzenegger. He is genuinely funny, has good chemistry with the superstar and, for two hours, you forget he’s sleeping with Roseanne Barr. But remove Schwarzenegger from the cast and there’s a gaping hole. The film doesn’t work. Continue reading

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