Entries Tagged as 'Houston Rockets'

Phoenix Suns 97, Houston Rockets 88 – No fear of the Beard

December 4th, 2013 · 22 Comments

The following statement can no longer be disputed: when the Phoenix Suns bring the effort, they can beat anyone in the Western Conference. A night after a second half blowout at the hands of the Grizzlies, the Suns went into Houston and dominated the Rockets with their defense en route to 97-88 victory. This was […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Houston Rockets · P.J. Tucker · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Phoenix Suns (9-9) at Houston Rockets (13-6)

December 4th, 2013 · 14 Comments

Time: 6 p.m. MST TV: FSA On their way to a  9-9 record, the Phoenix Suns have just about run the gamut: wins over good teams, routs of bad teams, come-from-behind victories, heartbreaking last-second losses and a few performances that are better left unmentioned. What Phoenix doesn’t have, however, is a tally in the left-hand […]

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Tags: Eric Bledsoe · Houston Rockets · Jeff Hornacek · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Phoenix Suns 119, Houston Rockets 112 – Releasing the frustration

April 15th, 2013 · 33 Comments

PHOENIX – For once, it was only about basketball. Goran Dragic was relaxed in the locker room before a meeting against his former team, the Houston Rockets. He was already talking about his offseason where he’ll represent his Slovenian national team in Europe, and considering the Suns have already conducted some exit interviews, it was […]

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Preview: Houston Rockets (45-35) at Phoenix Suns (24-56)

April 15th, 2013 · 11 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSAZ Tonight will be a busy night of basketball viewing for Phoenix Suns’ fans. At 7 p.m. MST, the Suns will play their final home game of the year. They take on the Houston Rockets for what feels like the 50th time in the last month. But before tip off […]

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Tags: Goran Dragic · Houston Rockets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Houston Rockets 101, Phoenix Suns 98 — Goaltending gaffe

April 10th, 2013 · 21 Comments

Jermaine O’Neal is one of the few veterans on the Phoenix Suns. The old guy. The oldest guy, in fact. He’s been there, done that. So when the Suns lost to Houston on a rookie-like  mistake (goaltending) that won the game for the Rockets, the veteran big man would be the last suspect for such […]

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Tags: Houston Rockets · Jermaine O'Neal · Phoenix Suns

Video: Jermaine O’Neal goaltends as Rockets stun the Suns

April 9th, 2013 · 14 Comments

Jermaine O’Neal pulled about as unsavvy a move as can be on Tuesday night as the Rockets beat the Suns in stunning fashion — on a after-the-buzzer goaltending call on a James Harden three-point attempt. At the same time, the move was perfectly fitting for Phoenix’s season. And it also avoided the risk of the […]

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