Stability. When you think of championship franchises and culture, that one word often comes to mind. Stability with the players, coaches, management, and schedule. With players signing short-term deals and coaches forever on the hot seat, it’s no wonder teams simply haven’t been able to get it together. The New York Knicks have been one of
It seems like just yesterday we watched the Golden State Warriors deliver yet another NBA championship as a precursor to one of the wildest NBA offseasons in recent memory. Chess pieces moved and new stars aligned as teams and individual players alike made moves to put themselves in the best position to continue to compete.
Carmelo Anthony signed a one-year, $2.4 million free agent deal with the Houston Rockets in August and former Rocket Tracy McGrady isn’t a fan of the move. While McGrady thinks Anthony will be able to resurrect his career in Houston to an extent, the Hall of Famer doesn’t believe the Rockets will benefit from Anthony’s
Being in the starting lineup was always a goal for every kid growing up. Players that started were always looked at as the best players on the team. In most instances, that is true however there are some times where that’s not the case. For some reason, there’s a negative connotation on coming off the
Carmelo Anthony joined a Houston Rockets team that went 65-17 last season and made a trip to the NBA’s Western Conference Finals. A ten-time NBA All-Star, Anthony holds career averages of 24 points and 6.5 rebounds per game and once played under current Houston Rockets coach, Mike D’Antoni when they were both employed as player
The Houston Rockets got together in the Bahamas this week to bond and play basketball before training camp begins and shooting guard Eric Gordon says it was important to build chemistry ahead of the season. Squad! 🚀 pic.twitter.com/Sdkz50F6z7 — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) September 6, 2018 The Rockets players went to the Bahamas last year prior to
We are somewhere around a month away from the start of the NBA preseason. For the Oklahoma City Thunder, this is a clean slate, a chance to right all the wrongs from last season. Last season, the Oklahoma City Thunder fell short of the championship dreams that were envisioned when Carmelo Anthony joined the squad.
One game away from the NBA Finals. It was a season of ‘what could have been’ for the Houston Rockets. Houston’s year was headlined by success, and the surprising snatching of the number one seed, but ended in disappointment at the hands of the Golden State Warriors in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals,
The X-Factor for the Houston Rockets this year is the attitude of Carmelo Anthony. The future Hall of Famer has to be willing to adapt his game in order for both sides to enjoy success. Melo looks like he’s ready to put in work for the Rockets this season. 👀👀 (via: ChrisJohnsonHoops/IG) pic.twitter.com/EVusyYvzeT — Basketball
Recently on the Bill Simmons podcast, Celtics stud Jayson Tatum sat down to discuss various topics including his young NBA career, Brad Stevens, high school and college hoops, and his focus for next season. The rookie (now sophomore) made a huge splash on the NBA radar by seamlessly fitting into the Celtics scheme. Offensively and defensively,