Entries Tagged as 'Houston Rockets'

Patrick Beverley helps Rockets drop Suns

February 23rd, 2014 · 40 Comments

PHOENIX —  On the night the Phoenix Suns (33-22) celebrated the 20th anniversary of Kevin Johnson’s dunk on Hakeem Olajuwon, it was only fitting that a little guy stole the show. Unfortunately for the Suns and their fans, that little guy was in a red uniform. Patrick Beverley’s physical defense on Goran Dragic slowed down […]

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Tags: Houston Rockets · Phoenix Suns

Houston Rockets 115, Phoenix Suns 112 — Oh so close

February 23rd, 2014 · 15 Comments

PHOENIX — Houston got up early and Phoenix led heading into the fourth quarter, but the Rockets made the plays late at U.S. Airways Center to hand the Suns their first loss of the post-All-Star break. The 115-112 loss for the Suns on Sunday came in painful fashion. Despite Goran Dragic scoring a career-high 35 […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Houston Rockets · Kevin Johnson · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Houston Rockets (37-18) vs. Phoenix Suns (33-21)

February 23rd, 2014 · 41 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: ESPN / FSA When the Phoenix Suns throttled the San Antonio Spurs on Friday, they looked like a playoff team. They contested most every shot and made nothing easy for a injury-limited Spurs team. On offense, Phoenix dictated the tempo. On Sunday, it won’t be that easy against a Houston […]

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Tags: Houston Rockets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Houston Rockets 122, Phoenix Suns 108 -Howard dominates

February 5th, 2014 · 30 Comments

The Phoenix Suns came into Houston on short rest after a hard fought game against Chicago Bulls the night before, a 101-92 loss, while the Rockets have been resting up the past three days. The tired legs for the Suns (29-20) showed early and late by giving up the most points this season in a […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (29-19) at Houston Rockets (32-17)

February 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Time: 6:00 pm TV: FSAZ Some nights the shots just don’t fall. That was the story for the Phoenix Suns in last night’s home loss to the Bulls. Now the Suns hit the road to take on the Houston Rockets, the team sitting directly above them in the Western Conference standings. Despite the closeness of […]

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Throwback Thursday: Mario Elie’s Kiss of death

December 5th, 2013 · 9 Comments

On social media sites, Thursdays have turned into Throwback Thursdays. People post old pictures on their Instagram, Twitter or Facebook accounts every Thursday to showcase a special moment from earlier in time. ValleyoftheSuns has decided to join the craze to bring Suns fans some of the most memorable moments (good or bad) in the team’s […]

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Tags: Houston Rockets · Kevin Johnson · Phoenix Suns · Playoffs