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With Spurs gone, is this year for Rockets?

The defending champs are out and Houston is as healthy as it can be, but James Harden says the Rockets' focus won't change in the second round.

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4 days agoCalvin Watkins

Rockets fire social media head day after tweet

The Houston Rockets fired social media manager Chad Shanks on Wednesday, a day after an inappropriate tweet was sent out following the team's series-clinching victory over the Dallas Mavericks.

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5 days agoCalvin Watkins

Rockets apologize to Mavericks for harsh tweet

The Rockets apologized to the Mavs for an in-game team tweet that used emoji imagery of a pistol next to a horse and text suggesting Dallas succumb to an inevitable end.

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Rockets close out Mavs to halt playoff drought

James Harden scored 28 points, Terrence Jones had 10 of his 15 in the fourth quarter, and the Rockets beat the Mavericks 103-94 on Tuesday night for their first playoff series victory since 2009.

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5 days agoTim MacMahon

Push has come to shove for the Mavs

The Mavs finally responded to the Rockets' physical play in Game 4. That needs to continue to keep the series going.

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6 days agoJean-Jacques Taylor

Ellis keeps Mavs-Rockets interesting

The Mavericks need Monta Ellis to keep attacking to have any hope of extending their series against the Rockets, Jean-Jacques Taylor writes.

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6 days agoArash Markazi

Doc: Division winners deserve banner, not top-4 seed

SAN ANTONIO -- The series between the Los Angeles Clippers and the San Antonio Spurs is shaping up to be the longest of the first round. But the lasting effects of the series may also extend beyond this postseason and push the league to tweak its rules in the offseason.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game103.96th
Rebounds Per Game43.714th
Assists Per Game22.29th
Points Allowed100.517th

Team History

YearWLPCT
2014-155626.682
2013-145428.658
2012-134537.548
2011-123432.515
2010-114339.524

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