With Dwight Howard out, Josh Smith scored 18 points and James Harden added 17 points as the Rockets used a balanced scoring effort to outlast the Mavericks for a 99-94 victory.
James Harden scored 17 points, and the Rockets beat the Mavericks 111-108 in a preseason opener for both teams on Tuesday night that was featured 81 fouls.
Chandler Parsons should have new things to talk about with his old coach now that he has a big contract with the Mavs. At least, that’s what Kevin McHale is hoping.
Dirk Nowitzki was a little gimpy as he worked his way through Saturday’s Fan Jam scrimmage and now we know why: He sustained what the Mavs are calling a hip contusion, an injury coach Rick Carlisle terms ‘not serious’
Chandler Parsons is hoping for a more prominent role in Dallas, even though the locker room already has a few strong leaders in Dirk Nowitzki and Tyson Chandler.
Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.
The Dallas Mavericks have a full slate of preseason games, all aligned for the purpose of preparing the team for the 2014-15 regular season.
Jeremy Lin joined the Lakers on Sunday in a trade with the Rockets, who also gave up first- and second-round draft picks in 2015 for the rights to European center Sergei Lishchuk.
The Houston Rockets will not match the Dallas Mavericks’ offer sheet for restricted free agent Chandler Parsons, 105.3 The Fan’s Mike Fisher confirms.
Shan & RJ crosstalked with In The Loop With Nick & Lopez about Parsons and what he potentially brings to Dallas.
The Mavericks have made a move at small forward, with restricted free agent Chandler Parsons signing a three-year offer sheet worth more than $45 million.
The NBA will play games in Mexico City and London next season as part of its extended global schedule. They come after a series of games in Brazil, China, Germany and Turkey.