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Houston Chronicle
Chris Paul still adjusting to life with a new teamRockets, that quickly brings the conversation to how he will mesh in a backcour
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Rockets, that quickly brings the conversation to how he will mesh in a backcourt with James Harden, though Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said they will likely share the floor for about 20 minutes in most games and that their skills allow each to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Rappers Reppin' Their Hometown NBA SquadsWarriors have caused the league to fall ill with a widespread case of desperati
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 hours ago
Warriors have caused the league to fall ill with a widespread case of desperation, apathy and panic. We'll see if Mike D'Antoni will be able to cook up an antidote to that with this revamped roster. (Narrator's voice: He won't.) Rozay's... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Silver and MJ: 1 man's NBA garbage is another man's beautySteph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to s
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 hours ago
Steph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to say it, it's not even close." Even coach Mike D'Antoni, whose Rockets will play the Warriors on Tuesday night after Silver gives Golden State its championship rings,... Read more
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Draymond Green fires jab at Houston Rockets ahead of season openerHouston tonight in their NBA season opener in which looks like could be a very
give me sport / Posted 14 hours ago
Houston tonight in their NBA season opener in which looks like could be a very close affair. Recently, Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni said neither team could stop the other, saying: "You’re not gonna stop them. It’s just not gonna happen.... Read more
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Island Packet
Silver and MJ: 1 man's NBA garbage is another man's beautySteph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to s
Island Packet / Posted 18 hours ago
Steph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to say it, it's not even close." Even coach Mike D'Antoni, whose Rockets will play the Warriors on Tuesday night after Silver gives Golden State its championship rings,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Silver and MJ: 1 man's NBA garbage is another man's beautySteph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to s
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 19 hours ago
Steph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to say it, it's not even close." Even coach Mike D'Antoni, whose Rockets will play the Warriors on Tuesday night after Silver gives Golden State its championship rings,... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Silver and MJ: 1 man's NBA garbage is another man's beautySteph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to s
The Register Citizen / Posted 19 hours ago
Steph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to say it, it's not even close." Even coach Mike D'Antoni, whose Rockets will play the Warriors on Tuesday night after Silver gives Golden State its championship rings,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Silver and MJ: 1 man's NBA garbage is another man's beautySteph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 hours ago
Steph and/or Kevin Durant. But injuries aside, if they stay healthy I hate to say it, it's not even close." Even coach Mike D'Antoni, whose Rockets will play the Warriors on Tuesday night after Silver gives Golden State its championship rings,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets aim to win 60 games in regular seasonRockets coach Mike D'Antoni said he believes a 60-win season would be a legitim
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said he believes a 60-win season would be a legitimate goal, a mark that would set a franchise record and would better last season's total by five games. Though that might be considered a lofty goal, he said he had an idea... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rockets aim to win 60 games in regular seasonRockets coach Mike D'Antoni said he believes a 60-win season would be a legitim
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said he believes a 60-win season would be a legitimate goal, a mark that would set a franchise record and would better last season's total by five games. Though that might be considered a lofty goal, he said he had an idea... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Who Will Be Houston Rockets' Alpha PG? 'Whoever Has the Ball'in 2016-17 at 55-27. Like any new pairing, there will be hiccups when it comes
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
in 2016-17 at 55-27. Like any new pairing, there will be hiccups when it comes to sharing the ball. Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni admits as much. "That might be a little tricky," he told Bleacher Report. "There might be some rough spots... Read more
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give me sport
James Harden fires a strong message to those doubting his leadership skillsfinished second in the MVP voting behind Russell Westbrook and blossomed in a n
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
finished second in the MVP voting behind Russell Westbrook and blossomed in a new point guard role under head coach Mike D'Antoni. McHale believes that the arrival of Chris Paul will help Harden develop a leadership style but the All-Star... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
NBA legend and broadcaster Chris Webber talks about who won the NBA's offseason, super-teams, and how to beat the Warriorsball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quart
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
ball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quarter, they'll work a way out. [Rockets coach Mike] D'Antoni, to me, is one of the best offensive coaches in the game. So, I think he'll answer that question, but that's... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NBA legend Chris Webber talks about how to beat the Warriorsball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quart
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
ball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quarter, they'll work a way out. [Rockets coach Mike] D'Antoni, to me, is one of the best offensive coaches in the game. So, I think he'll answer that question, but that's... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NBA legend and broadcaster Chris Webber talks about who won the NBA's offseason, super-teams, and how to beat the Warriorsball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quart
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
ball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quarter, they'll work a way out. [Rockets coach Mike] D'Antoni, to me, is one of the best offensive coaches in the game. So, I think he'll answer that question, but that's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
NBA legend and broadcaster Chris Webber talks about who won the NBA's offseason, super-teams, and how to beat the Warriorsball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quart
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
ball, he has to have the ball in his hands a lot. And I'm sure in the 4th quarter, they'll work a way out. [Rockets coach Mike] D'Antoni, to me, is one of the best offensive coaches in the game. So, I think he'll answer that question, but that's... Read more
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give me sport
Steve Kerr makes interesting comparison between Stephen Curry and two NBA legendsKerr, the Warriors have often been compared to the Phoenix Suns teams of the mi
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
Kerr, the Warriors have often been compared to the Phoenix Suns teams of the mid-2000s led by Steve Nash and coached by Mike D'Antoni. The Dubs head coach spent time as a member of the Suns front office during that period and believes that... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Golden State remains the favorite in the WestJune is the only thing that matters. 2. Houston — Chris Paul and James Harden
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
June is the only thing that matters. 2. Houston — Chris Paul and James Harden in the same backcourt is only going to make Mike D'Antoni more creative. Legit concern: Will they overpass? 3. San Antonio — Kawhi Leonard dealing with a leg problem in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rockets' Chris Paul expected to be ready for season openerto play in the Rockets' season opener Tuesday against the Warriors. "We're mak
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
to play in the Rockets' season opener Tuesday against the Warriors. "We're making sure that will happen," Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said. "It's precautionary. He should be fine. We want to make sure he's fine." Paul missed two games this... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets' Chris Paul expected to be ready for season openerto play in the Rockets' season opener Tuesday against the Warriors. "We're mak
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
to play in the Rockets' season opener Tuesday against the Warriors. "We're making sure that will happen," Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said. "It's precautionary. He should be fine. We want to make sure he's fine." Paul missed two games this... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Surprise! Golden State is the team to beat out West againJune is the only thing that matters. 2. Houston -- Chris Paul and James Harden
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 days ago
June is the only thing that matters. 2. Houston -- Chris Paul and James Harden in the same backcourt is only going to make Mike D'Antoni more creative. Legit concern: Will they overpass? 3. San Antonio -- Kawhi Leonard dealing with a leg problem... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rockets forward Luc Mbah a Moute in familiar zonethrough three preseason games. “That’s probably the best thing we did yesterda
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
through three preseason games. “That’s probably the best thing we did yesterday, the defense was pretty good,” head coach Mike D'Antoni said. “It’s all potential, it doesn’t mean anything but we have an opportunity to be really good on defense and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets forward Luc Mbah a Moute in familiar zonethrough three preseason games. “That’s probably the best thing we did yesterda
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
through three preseason games. “That’s probably the best thing we did yesterday, the defense was pretty good,” head coach Mike D'Antoni said. “It’s all potential, it doesn’t mean anything but we have an opportunity to be really good on defense and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Shea Serrano talks about 'Basketball,' and some other thingsthey'll be great. Y'all got Chris Paul, one of the greatest point guards of all
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
they'll be great. Y'all got Chris Paul, one of the greatest point guards of all time. But he's also the opposite of what Mike D'Antoni and James Harden do. But he's one of the smartest players in basketball, and those two guys are smart, too. But... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Chris Paul not worried about off game against Grizzliesit," Paul said. "It's a process, especially after missing the last game and pra
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
it," Paul said. "It's a process, especially after missing the last game and practice. It's coming along." Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni was not concerned with Paul struggling in one preseason game, but said he expects some "rough spots" along the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Less time, fewer timeouts among adjustments for NBA coachesNEW YORK — Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK — Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast. Good thing, because NBA coaches find things come at them more quickly this season. They are losing time and timeouts, with fewer days to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets remain undefeated in preseason with win over GrizzliesRockets coach Mike D'Antoni said he wanted to see his defense improve. He just
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said he wanted to see his defense improve. He just did not say when. The Rockets gave him what he sought. The improvement, however, did not begin until the second quarter. When it did, the defense turned the game around,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Preseason provides defensive preview in Rockets-Grizzlies matchupthe teams will defend one another before they meet in games that count. "That
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the teams will defend one another before they meet in games that count. "That will happen automatically," Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said. "They might switch up a little bit, but you see their basic defense we'll go against. It (the schedule)... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Less time, fewer timeouts among adjustments for NBA coachesNEW YORK (AP) — Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast. Good thing, because NBA coaches find things come at them more quickly this season. They are losing time and timeouts, with fewer days to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Less time, fewer timeouts among adjustments for NBA coachesNEW YORK (AP) - Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast. Good thing, because NBA coaches find things come at them more quickly this season. They are losing time and timeouts, with fewer days to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Less time, fewer timeouts among adjustments for NBA coachesNEW YORK (AP) - Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Mike D'Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast. Good thing, because NBA coaches find things come at them more quickly this season. They are losing time and timeouts, with fewer days to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rockets weren't trying to run it up on Knicks, just get ready for seasonAs NBA controversies go, even those limited to brief shouts of hot takes, Rocke
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
As NBA controversies go, even those limited to brief shouts of hot takes, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni did not expect to be hit with criticism for his team winning by too many points against another NBA team. He had been faulted for running up a... Read more
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give me sport
Mike D'Antoni reacts strongly to doubts about Chris Paul and James HardenMike D'Antoni says integrating Chris Paul and James Harden is "not challenging
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
Mike D'Antoni says integrating Chris Paul and James Harden is "not challenging at all" | GiveMeSport Your default site has been set for 7 days Official online NBA destination in the UK Mike D'Antoni says integrating Chris Paul and James Harden is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni chimes in on James Harden-Kevin McHale squabbleAs much as Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni would rather not have the potential dist
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
As much as Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni would rather not have the potential distraction that could come with former Rockets coach Kevin McHale's criticism of James Harden's leadership and Harden's strong rebuttal, he said that dealing with those sorts... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni chimes in on James Harden-Kevin McHale squabbleAs much as Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni would rather not have the potential dist
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
As much as Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni would rather not have the potential distraction that could come with former Rockets coach Kevin McHale's criticism of James Harden's leadership and Harden's strong rebuttal, he said that dealing with those sorts... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets injury report: Ryan Anderson practices, Tarik Black to miss road tripbackup center on nights Nene sits out as part of the Rockets' plan to limit the
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
backup center on nights Nene sits out as part of the Rockets' plan to limit the veteran center's workload. But coach Mike D'Antoni said he believed Black had shown enough in the initial week of training camp to be ready in time for the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets' James Harden fires back at former coach: 'He's a clown''you got to be kidding me.' " McHale went 193-130, the best winning percentage
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
'you got to be kidding me.' " McHale went 193-130, the best winning percentage of any coach in Rockets history, other than Mike D'Antoni, who led the Rockets to a 55-27 record last season. Harden was the runner-up for MVP in the 2014-15 season... Read more
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give me sport
Mike D'Antoni reacts strongly to predecessor Kevin McHale's criticism of James HardenMike D'Antoni strongly refutes criticism of James Harden's leadership qualities
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
Mike D'Antoni strongly refutes criticism of James Harden's leadership qualities | GiveMeSport Your default site has been set for 7 days Official online NBA destination in the UK Mike D'Antoni strongly refutes criticism of James Harden's leadership... Read more
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give me sport
Mike D'Antoni issues a stern warning to the Warriors prior to new seasonMike D'Antoni claims the Warriors won't be able to stop the Rockets | GiveMeSpo
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
Mike D'Antoni claims the Warriors won't be able to stop the Rockets | GiveMeSport Your default site has been set for 7 days Official online NBA destination in the UK Mike D'Antoni claims the Warriors won't be able to stop the Rockets Football... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets fire at will in blowout win over Shanghai Sharksassists, to the 52 3-pointers the Rockets launched without having to force any.
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
assists, to the 52 3-pointers the Rockets launched without having to force any. "Our guys can play," Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said. "We're good. It comes easy. They're just learning to play with each other. I thought, pretty good... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets working on rotation of James Harden, Chris Paulto the floor while Harden played through most of the first quarter, but it was
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
to the floor while Harden played through most of the first quarter, but it was not an experiment with Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni expecting to use that rotation when the season starts Oct. 17. He generally thought it did not matter how he... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Nene returns to Rockets' lineupAfter sitting out the preseason opener, Rockets center Nene returned on Thursda
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
After sitting out the preseason opener, Rockets center Nene returned on Thursday as Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni sought to limit his most veteran players' workload while still getting him ready in the short preseason. Nene said he thought he could... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Mike D'Antoni pleased with Rockets' play in preseason openerThe Rockets opened their preseason with a 104-97 win over Oklahoma City on Tues
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
The Rockets opened their preseason with a 104-97 win over Oklahoma City on Tuesday night. On Wednesday, coach Mike D'Antoni talked about his team and some of their offseason additions, ahead of Thursday's game against the Shanghai Sharks. "I love... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Predicting All-NBA 1st and 2nd Teams Heading into 2017-18 SeasonLed the NBA in assists (11.2) and still finished second in scoring (29.1) in hi
Bleacher Report / Posted 13 days ago
Led the NBA in assists (11.2) and still finished second in scoring (29.1) in his first season at point guard. Last season, Mike D'Antoni decided All-Star shooting guard James Harden should become the league's most intriguing floor general. That... Read more
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give me sport
Chris Paul says it "felt natural" playing with James Harden for the first timeAll-Star pair showed that they can both be playmakers for the team as they comb
give me sport / Posted 13 days ago
All-Star pair showed that they can both be playmakers for the team as they combined for 17 assists and head coach Mike D'Antoni admitted that he plans to use them separately on occasions to allow the other to rest. During his stint out of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Chris Paul adds nice dynamic to Rockets in win over Thunderin to help with that shortcoming. But the Rockets played without backup centers
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
in to help with that shortcoming. But the Rockets played without backup centers Nene and Tarik Black, giving Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni a look at a small lineup with Tucker at center. That worked out well, with Tucker and Mbah a Moute bringing... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Chris Paul adds nice dynamic to Rockets in win over Thunderin to help with that shortcoming. But the Rockets played without backup centers
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
in to help with that shortcoming. But the Rockets played without backup centers Nene and Tarik Black, giving Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni a look at a small lineup with Tucker at center. That worked out well, with Tucker and Mbah a Moute bringing... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets' starters to play more minutes during shorter preseasonopener. "There's definitely more of an urgency to get things right when we ope
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
opener. "There's definitely more of an urgency to get things right when we open up two weeks from today," Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said. "Normal time this will be about the fourth game of the preseason." "We got to be ready obviously in two... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni looks to lighten Harden's workloadRockets coach Mike D'Antoni would like to trim James Harden's minutes from last
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni would like to trim James Harden's minutes from last season's average of 36.4 per game, but he said he is more interested in lightening his load. Either way, he admitted it might not be up to him. "You probably have to ask... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rockets get a look at small lineups with centers Nene and Tarik Black outand Tarik Black on Tuesday; Nene as part of their plan to limit his workload an
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
and Tarik Black on Tuesday; Nene as part of their plan to limit his workload and Black with a sore left knee. Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni has wanted to get a look at his small lineups with either Ryan Anderson or P.J. Tucker at center behind starter... Read more
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