Houston Rockets

How James Harden Found Out He Was Traded

How James Harden Found Out He Was Traded

“I was actually at dinner with my family, just enjoying dinner, nice and quiet. Then, I got a text from my General Manager, Sam Presti. I called him and he told me that he loved me and that things just [...]

by × October 30, 2012 ×
OKC Thunder Trade James Harden To Rockets

OKC Thunder Trade James Harden To Rockets

Unable to work out an extension, OKC traded the Sixth Man of the Year James Harden to the Houston Rockets. Holy crap indeed. “We wanted to sign James to an extension, but at the end of the day, these situations [...]

by × October 28, 2012 ×

Tracy McGrady Arrives In China

Former all-star Tracy McGrady landed in China to begin the new leg of his career and apparently his has a pretty rabid Chinese fan base. I honestly can’t remember if I have every heard a “T-Mac” chant like this one. [...]

by × October 24, 2012 ×

Yao Ming Golfing Is Hilarious

I’m over watching Charles Barkley golfing, cause now I have Yao Ming. If there was a golfing scouting report, his would read “LOLZ”.

by × October 24, 2012 ×
James Harden ‘Freedom Beard’ Art

James Harden ‘Freedom Beard’ Art

Is there anything more American than the beard of James Harden? Okay fine. Maybe jazz, apple pie, baseball, BBQ, reality tv, Johnny Cash, Doughnuts, Las Vegas and Cadillac are all more American. However, lets agree all those things more USA-ish couldn’t grow a [...]

by × October 22, 2012 ×
David Stern: Chinese Players Will Learn From Jeremy Lin

David Stern: Chinese Players Will Learn From Jeremy Lin

“Jeremy Lin is going to enable young Chinese players to have a unique dream that is a profound opportunity for Chinese basketball and the NBA to develop. The Chinese basketball players and their families are becoming more sophisticated about the road to the NBA, whether it is going to high school, [...]

by × October 22, 2012 ×
Jeremy Lin x GQ Magazine

Jeremy Lin x GQ Magazine

Linsanity don’t stop, won’t stop. This summer Jeremy Lin graced the cover of GQ China for the “Man of the Year” issue and now he’s on the cover of GQ USA. In the issue available November,  the Rockets $25 million point guard discusses leaving NYC, the Knicks, racism, [...]

by × October 16, 2012 ×
Jeremy Lin Says Knee Still Not 100 Percent

Jeremy Lin Says Knee Still Not 100 Percent

While it seemed as if Jeremy Lin was fully recovered from the torn meniscus he suffered last season. Lin recently admitted he still had a way to go in the recovery process. “My speed and my explosiveness and my agility (are not) there yet,” Lin said. “I’m still trying to recover from knee surgery and [...]

by × October 11, 2012 ×

Royce White Returns

After coming to an arrangement with the Rockets to deal with his anxiety issues. Royce White returned to practice with his teammates and will be taking a bus to road games pending league approval. “I’m excited, it’s just a different plan than I’ve [...]

by × October 9, 2012 ×
Jeremy Lin ‘Unexpected Ones’ Volvo XC60 Commercial

Jeremy Lin ‘Unexpected Ones’ Volvo XC60 Commercial

Last month during his Taiwan Tour, low-quality footage of the first commercial Jeremy Lin did with Volvo leaked and now the real high-quality thing is here for your eyeballs. Titled “The Unexpected Ones”, the spot features Lin riding around in a Houston Rockets red Volvo XC60 R talking about his journey to this point. [...]

by × October 9, 2012 ×
Jeremy Lin Gains A New Father

Jeremy Lin Gains A New Father

Fellow Houston resident and YouTube sensation KevJumba invited Jeremy Lin to his mostly dust free abode for a home cooked meal. Things got weird.

by × October 7, 2012 ×
Yao Ming ‘Doll Smashing’ Art

Yao Ming ‘Doll Smashing’ Art

I guarantee this piece by Wang Tao of Yao Ming smashing and shattering two defenders like glass dolls, is the best piece of basketball art you’ll see all day or I’ll eat my hat.

by × October 2, 2012 ×
Jeremy Lin, Gangster Fisherman

Jeremy Lin, Gangster Fisherman

Kevin Wu aka KevJumba teamed up with Jeremy Lin to put in work on some mark-ass fishes like a couple of original gangsters. I assume they used a couple of sawed off fishing rods to do the trick. LANDSIDE!

by × September 28, 2012 ×
Jeremy Lin Studied Other Point Guards To Improve

Jeremy Lin Studied Other Point Guards To Improve

“I’ve watched everybody and some of the names might be shocking, but the thing is every point guard does something better than me, so the key is learning from whatever that is. Players that I’ve watched – the obvious ones: Chris Paul, [...]

by × September 24, 2012 ×