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The Rockets Fine-Tuned Their Equation And Became Invincible

Deadspin - 24 Apr 2018
The Rockets, who of course are extremely good but whose algorithmic devotion to a few analytical precepts can skew gross and robotic even under ideal circumstances, responded—in the first half, anyway—with an unsightly lack of imagination and ...
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Clint Capela, Rockets run KAT, Timberwolves out of playoffs

ESPN - 26 Apr 2018
Towns averaged 15.2 points and 13.4 rebounds, compared to 15.8 points and 14.2 rebounds for Capela. But their impact wasn't comparable, as Capela's relentless energy played a key role in the Houston Rockets finishing off the Timberwolves in five games ...
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'I'm gonna rep it proud': Gerald Green's Houston homecoming

ESPN - 25 Apr 2018
The Interstate 45 sign is tattooed on the front of his left shoulder, the Houston Oilers logo on the back. He has "Houston" tatted on his left forearm along with the city's skyline. Good luck finding an NBA player more grateful for his opportunity than ...
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With 50-Point Quarter, Rockets Rout the Timberwolves

New York Times - 24 Apr 2018
MINNEAPOLIS — The Houston Rockets scored 50 points — 22 by James Harden — in a near-record third quarter, cruising to a 119-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night and taking a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Chris ...
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Justin Verlander, Kate Upton courtside at Rockets playoff game

Chron.com - 26 Apr 2018
The Astros finished beating the Angels at 3:55 p.m. Wednesday. A little more than four hours later, Justin Verlander - the pitcher who beat the Angels - was sitting courtside with his wife Kate Upton at the Rockets game at Toyota Center. The Verlanders ...
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PJ Tucker gives Rockets the grit beyond the box score

Houston Chronicle - 26 Apr 2018
Only once in five games did the Rockets make more than 35 percent of their 3-pointers in the first half. Tucker enables the versatility and space that drive the Rockets' analytical edge. They outscore most opponents when they out-shoot them. As he had ...
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What the Thunder and Wolves need to do to survive

ESPN - 25 Apr 2018
The math might say every one of those shots is a good one. Compounded, they sapped the Rockets of their verve. Other guys need to feel the ball. Houston slowed the pace as the season went on. You can understand the temptation to play one-on-one ball ...
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Proton Rocket: Russian Workhorse

Space.com - 25 Apr 2018
The Proton is a family of Russian rockets that have been in use since 1965. The expendable launch vehicle is commonly used to launch commercial and Russian government satellites. As of mid-2018, the rocket line has launched more than 400 times, with ...
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Spartans Rally To Ground Rockets, 5-4, Wednesday

Michigan State Athletics - 26 Apr 2018
The victory for MSU Wednesday improves to Spartans to 15-21 on the season, including winning 10 in a row over Toledo as part of improving to 17-3 overall against the Rockets, including 15-1 at home. Toledo is 14-23 overall with the loss. Wednesday's 1 ...
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Game 5 Scouting Report | Wolves at Rockets

Timberwolves.com - 24 Apr 2018
Faced with pressure then, Minnesota came up big, winning the game and paving the way for their playoff series against the Rockets. Now it's win or go home again. Outside of two very bad quarters (the second quarter of Game 2 and the third quarter of ...
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Suge Knight picks Rockets to win NBA title as murder trial set

Sporting News - 24 Apr 2018
NBA playoffs wrap: Jazz, Rockets move closer to Western Conference semifinals · Alec Brzezinski. The Rockets finished the 2017-18 regular season with a 65-17 record and entered the NBA playoffs with the Western Conference's top overall seed. Houston ...
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James Harden throws sneakers to Rockets fan who traveled from ...

Chron.com - 24 Apr 2018
James Harden throws sneakers to Rockets fan who traveled from Taiwan for Game 4. By Jerome Solomon, Houston Chronicle. Updated 8:22 am, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. PHOTOS: A look at Rockets fans in Minnesota for Game 4 Meng-Han Yang. Meng-Han Yang, who ...

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