After LeBron criticized the Rockets' general manager's tweet supporting Hong Kong, social media users were quick to attack the NBA star.
The Rockets are back home in Houston, looking to leave behind the distractions from their trip to Asia.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league is not apologizing for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's since-deleted tweet showing support for anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, even after China's state broadcaster canceled plans to show a pair of preseason games in that country later this week.
According to NBA sources Houston Rockets superstar James Harden has joined the ownership group of the Houston Dynamo and Houston Dash franchises.
The Houston Rockets have acquired former MVP guard Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Chris Paul and future draft picks team owner Tilman Fertitta confirms to FOX 26 Sports. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the trade.
Mike D'Antoni will head into the Rocket’s coming season on the final year of his contract – minus an extension.
Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni said negotiations are taking place that he is hopeful will keep him in Houston beyond next season.
OAKLAND, Calif. (FOX 26) — The NBA has fined Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul $35,000 for "aggressively confronting and recklessly making contact with a game official," according to a statement released on Monday.
Kevin Durant is setting the tone for the Golden State Warriors. Get him the ball and watch him work.
The Houston Rockets beat the Utah Jazz 100-93 to win the first round of the NBA Playoffs with supportive fans cheering them on at Toyota Center.
Fox 26 reporter CoCo Dominguez
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 26 points, eight assists and eight rebounds in just 29 minutes to lead the Houston Rockets to a 120-96 win over the New York Knicks on Friday night.
FOX 26 The News Edge at 10 p.m. anchor Kaitlin Monte and reporter CoCo Dominguez
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden matched his career high with 61 points, including 27 in the first quarter, to lead the Houston Rockets to a 111-105 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night.
HOUSTON (FOX 26) — NBA sources confirm the Houston Rockets have landed Iman Shumpert in a three-team deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Sacramento Kings.
PHOENIX (AP) - James Harden scored 44 points - his 20th 40-point game of the season - and the Houston Rockets beat Phoenix 118-110 on Monday night to hand the Suns their season-worst 11th straight loss. Harden joined Wilt Chamberlain, Michael Jordan and Rick Barry as the only players with 20 games of at least 40 points in the first 50 of a season.
HOUSTON (FOX 26) — The National Basketball Players Association held one of its heart and health screening events for retired players at Toyota Center on Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) - James Harden inched past Wilt Chamberlain and didn't stop his latest one-man show until he'd tied Kobe Bryant. On another spectacular night for the NBA's most sensational scorer, Harden not only notched his career high with 61 points, but tied Bryant's record for a visiting player at the current Madison Square Garden. "In the Garden, I'll take it,"...
NBA sources confirm the Houston Rockets are trading Carmelo Anthony and cash to the Chicago Bulls.
HOUSTON (FOX 26) — NBA sources confirm that Houston Rockets center Clint Capela will be out between 4-to-6 weeks with ligament damage in his right thumb.