Houston Rockets Coach Kevin McHale Fired After 4-7 Start A person familiar with the decision says the Houston Rockets have fired coach Kevin McHale after the team started the season 4-7.
Felton Helps Short-Handed Mavericks Beat Rockets 110-98Late in the fourth quarter, Felton scored seven straight to give his Dallas a 14-point lead in their 110-98 road victory over the Houston Rockets.
Warriors Beat Rockets To Reach NBA FinalsStephen Curry had 26 points, Harrison Barnes added 24 points, and the Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 win over the Rockets.
Rockets Beat Warriors 128-115 To Stay AliveJames Harden scored 45 points as the Rockets led from start to finish to avoid elimination in the Western Conference finals with a 128-115 win over the Warriors on Monday night.
Rockets Respond To McHale's Old ApproachKevin McHale is the ultimate player's coach, and his style has worked well for Houston all season.
Harden Loses Ball In Final Seconds As Rockets Fall 99-98James Harden's chance at a potential game-winning shot was squandered when Golden State knocked the ball away in the closing seconds of a 99-98 victory in Game 2 on Thursday night.
Rockets Lose Game 1 To Warriors 110-106Stephen Curry scored 34 points and outdueled James Harden down the stretch, and the Warriors beat the Rockets in Game 1 by a score of 110-106 on Tuesday night.
Rockets Depth Proves Important In PlayoffsWithout players like Josh Smith, Corey Brewer and Pablo Prigioni, the Rockets probably wouldn't be in the Western Conference finals for the first time since 1997.
Rockets Top Clippers 113-100 To AdvanceDown 3-1 in the series and on the brink of elimination, the Rockets reeled off three straight wins to complete an improbable comeback over the Clippers on Sunday.
Rockets Stun Clippers To Force Game 7With a 19-point lead in the second half, the Clippers were cruising toward clinching the franchise's first Western Conference finals berth. But the Rockets would not be denied.
Rockets Beat Clippers To Avoid EliminationJames Harden had 26 points, Dwight Howard added 20 points, and the Rockets bounced back from two lopsided losses with a 124-103 win over the Clippers on Tuesday night.
POLL: The Hack-A-Shaq RuleClippers center DeAndre Jordan set an NBA record by taking 28 free throws in the first half of Sunday's Game 4 against Houston.