Tag Archives: Yao Ming

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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January 18, 2011 at 9:57 am

Trading Yao for . . . Nothing?

(Credit to jopatmc, who independently thought up this idea and previously mentioned it in this post.) Continue reading

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December 17, 2010 at 5:07 pm

Yao Ming is done for the year

The 2010-11 season is over for Yao Ming. That was confirmed on Friday as team physician Dr. Walter Lowe and general manager Daryl Morey met with the media. Continue reading

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December 10, 2010 at 12:32 pm

Houston Rockets – 44 Years of Tradition

If you haven’t been to a Houston Rockets game this season, you really need to go. The bar on the production value has been raised each season and the pregame videos alone are worth the price of admission. Continue reading

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December 1, 2010 at 12:34 pm

Yao Ming eyeing December 7th return vs. McGrady, Pistons

The Rockets have had some key injuries this season — none more important than the one Yao Ming suffered against the Washington Wizards on November 10th. Continue reading

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November 19, 2010 at 10:07 am

Don’t Blame Me, I Didn’t Vote For Yao

“Don’t blame me, I voted for ” is a common phrase uttered after elections to describe a feeling of helplessness at your candidate not being elected. You might similarly bring it out when the elected official does something particularly stupid. Continue reading

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November 11, 2010 at 12:07 am

Size Matters: Rockets shrink late in fourth

Losses to the Lakers, Nuggets, Hornets and Spurs could be understood given the quality of the opponent and the instability of Houston’s lineups, but things were supposed to get better for the Rockets in both areas this week. 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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