CSN Rockets headlines http://www.csnhouston.com/rss/category/3935/feed.xml en Episode 3: Dwight Howard Visits NASA http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/episode-3-dwight-howard-visits-nasa <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>In this episode of the Dwight Howard Show, the Rockets center pays a visit to NASA and checks out what life would be like as an astronaut.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:55:52 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 678086 at http://www.csnhouston.com Rockets vs. Trail Blazers first round preview http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/rockets-vs-trail-blazers-first-round-preview <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The exciting four-game regular season series between Houston and Portland certainly shapes up to be more of the same in the playoffs.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:01:21 +0000 gregs 677806 at http://www.csnhouston.com Damian Lillard played well against Beverley http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/damian-lillard-played-well-against-beverley <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p><strong>By Dwight Jaynes</strong><br /></p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:58:56 +0000 gregs 677706 at http://www.csnhouston.com (VIDEO) Drexler part of 'Up for Anything' http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/video-drexler-part-anything <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> Clyde Drexler took part in one of Bud Light's 'Up for Anything' ad campaigns at the NBA All-Star weekend. </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:10:01 +0000 jkelly 677681 at http://www.csnhouston.com Wexler gives out NBA regular season awards http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/wexler-gives-out-nba-regular-season-awards <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The 2013-14 NBA regular season is finally over, and Adam Wexler gives out his award winners for the season.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:30:13 +0000 gregs 677651 at http://www.csnhouston.com Can Spurs get back at Heat? Can they survive West? http://www.csnhouston.com/rockets/can-spurs-get-back-heat-can-they-survive-west <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>To get another shot at LeBron James, the San Antonio Spurs may have to go through Dirk Nowitzki, then Dwight Howard and James Harden, and finally Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:30:00 +0000 comcast.admin 671181 at http://www.csnhouston.com (VIDEO) Gourmet hot dogs offered during Rockets playoffs http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/video-gourmet-hot-dogs-offered-during-rockets-playoffs <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Get a detailed look at the gourmet hot dogs Chef Eddie Romero has created for the Rockets' playoffs at Toyota Center</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:29:12 +0000 smeckert 671406 at http://www.csnhouston.com Van Gundy sticks with Rockets to win title http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/van-gundy-sticks-rockets-win-title <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>"I’m going to pick the Western Conference winner and I’m going to stick with Houston," Van Gundy stated.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:28:07 +0000 gregs 671216 at http://www.csnhouston.com Blazers survive adversity to surge into playoffs http://www.csnhouston.com/rockets/blazers-survive-adversity-surge-playoffs <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) After starting off as one of the hottest teams in the NBA, the Portland Trail Blazers wilted a bit after the All-Star break.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:04:00 +0000 comcast.admin 671076 at http://www.csnhouston.com What are the Rockets' championship odds? http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/what-are-rockets-championship-odds <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The oddsmakers have spoken and to no one's surprise the Miami Heat remain the favorite to win the NBA title. </p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:40:20 +0000 gregs 671146 at http://www.csnhouston.com Breaking down the Blazers-Rockets series http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/breaking-down-blazers-rockets-series <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Blazers and Rockets might be the two youngest teams in the NBA playoffs, but they were put together in completely different ways.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:00:46 +0000 jkelly 671001 at http://www.csnhouston.com Lillard took exception to Beverley's radio hit http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/lillard-took-exception-beverleys-radio-hit <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> When the Portland Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets lock horns this weekend in the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs, it’s going to be a matchup-friendly affair. </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:55:03 +0000 gregs 670996 at http://www.csnhouston.com Sacramento Kings' 'new era' off to slow start http://www.csnhouston.com/rockets/sacramento-kings-new-era-slow-start <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) This season was supposed to be the start of a ''new era'' for the Sacramento Kings, as owner Vivek Ranadive proclaimed over and over again when he took over last year.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:39:00 +0000 comcast.admin 670941 at http://www.csnhouston.com Most popular NBA jerseys of 2013-14 http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/most-popular-nba-jerseys-2013-14 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Miami Heat's LeBron James once again tops the NBA's list of most popular jerseys.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:59:34 +0000 gregs 670946 at http://www.csnhouston.com LeBron still No. 1 with NBA's most-popular jersey http://www.csnhouston.com/rockets/lebron-still-no-1-nbas-most-popular-jersey <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>MIAMI (AP) LeBron James' jersey remains the most popular in the NBA.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:26:00 +0000 comcast.admin 670921 at http://www.csnhouston.com By the Numbers: Rockets regular season http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/numbers-rockets-regular-season <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Rockets finished the season with 8,829 points. It’s the most points they’ve scored in a single season since the 1988-89 season, when they scored 8,897. James Harden wasn’t even alive yet.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:54:32 +0000 gregs 670911 at http://www.csnhouston.com Let the (real) games begin: It's NBA playoff time http://www.csnhouston.com/rockets/let-real-games-begin-its-nba-playoff-time <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>MIAMI (AP) Finally, the NBA playoffs are set.</p> <p>It took the entire season to fill out those brackets.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:47:00 +0000 comcast.admin 670881 at http://www.csnhouston.com NBA Capsules http://www.csnhouston.com/rockets/nba-capsules-203 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>BOSTON (AP) Bradley Beal scored 27 points and Washington clinched the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 118-102 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:36:00 +0000 comcast.admin 670741 at http://www.csnhouston.com Rockets-Blazers first round playoff schedule http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/rockets-blazers-first-round-playoff-schedule <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Houston Rockets are set to face the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Get the full schedule here.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:21:22 +0000 gregs 670756 at http://www.csnhouston.com Howard, Beverley get final tune-up http://www.csnhouston.com/basketball-houston-rockets/talk/howard-beverley-get-final-tune <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Rockets were able to get in one final tune-up for both Pat Beverley and Dwight Howard in their season finale.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:01:05 +0000 gregs 670746 at http://www.csnhouston.com