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5-10, 4th in Southwest

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Jason Terry and Patrick Beverley were pretty direct when talking about the 5-10 Rockets."This is not the same group," Terry said after the 102-93 loss to Memphis. "We got to quit saying that. Whoever told you that is kidding themselves." Added Beverley: "you're not watching the game."

Harden drops 40 in loss to Grizzlies (1:06)
Tony Allen gives Dwight Howard the Mutombo treatment (0:12)

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

With Jeff Green in his face, James Harden hits a three at the halftime buzzer. Memphis still leads, 56-53, after 24 minutes.

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James Harden among top DFS buys

Joe Kaiser includes the Rockets shooting guard among his top recommendations for Wednesday night, when Houston will host Memphis. The Grizzlies will finish a back-to-back. Best buys (Insider)

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Harden still among fantasy elite

The Houston Rockets have scuffled this season, enough to cause the dismissal of coach Kevin McHale. Still, Tom Carpenter rates James Harden as the No. 4 fantasy player in the latest re-listing. Rest-of-season rankings

What's happening to the Rockets and Clippers? (3:30)
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1dCalvin Watkins

Howard ready for back-to-backs with Rockets

Dwight Howard says he's ready to start playing in back-to-backs, starting with the Rockets' double dip against the Knicks and Pistons next week.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

James Harden has produced 26 assists with 14 turnovers the last three games. Harden also has 10 steals during the same time span.


Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Dwight Howard is going to be the Grand Marshall in Houston's Thanksgiving Day parade on Thursday.


Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

From Tuesday, Rockets interim coach J.B. Bickerstaff talks about Ty Lawson and his continued benching.

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Houston, tenemos tres problemas

Sebastián Martínez Christensen analiza las causas que han llevado a los Houston Rockets a tener una decepcionante campaña en la NBA. Mirar

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2dCalvin Watkins

Rockets' Ty Lawson remains on the bench

Ty Lawson will be a backup for the fourth straight game on Wednesday, but interim coach J.B. Bickerstaff said the veteran still has a winning attitude.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

While James Harden is playing better, he's third in the league in scoring at 27.9 points per game, he's shooting just 38 percent from the field. In last nine games, however, Harden is shooting 42.7 percent.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

The mood at Rockets practice Monday seemed pretty light when reporters were allowed in. James Harden and Dwight Howard were involved in a free throw shooting game where Howard won a challenge over Harden to splash in a free throw. With a 5-9 record, Harden was asked is it hard to remain positive. "No, were not winning games but I think these last couple of days the energy has been good," he said. "We've been playing much harder, now we got to get our on game stuff, coverages defensively we got to get those right. But the effort is there and I like where our head has been at."

Steph Curry Paint By Numbers (0:49)
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Rockets drop to 27th in rankings

Houston has lost six of its last seven, saved only by a double-overtime win thanks to Corey Brewer's heave at the buzzer. At this rate, Marc Stein sees more than just a coaching change. Week 4 Power Rankings

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Ty Lawson's fantasy stock dropping

The Rockets point guard hasnt played well to start this season. Lawsons subpar play cost him a starting role. ESPN fantasy expert Joe Kaiser doesnt think Lawson is worth a roster spot given his recent production. Fantasy assets

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

James Harden on encouraging his teammates to play better: "That's my job, every single day to encourage, to make sure everybody is in good spirits whether you're playing good or bad. The positive energy feeds off and that's how we grow as a team."

Warriors to go for record on ESPN

ESPN has picked up the rights to Sunday's Golden State-Denver game at 8 p.m. ET. If Golden State beats Denver, it would tie the '93-94 Rockets for the most consecutive wins to start an NBA season at 15.

Team Stats

Points Per Game99.720th
Rebounds Per Game43.919th
Assists Per Game20.521st
Points Allowed106.828th

Team History


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