The Houston Rockets have struggled for years to get fans in the Toyota Center doors before tipoff, even for Game 2 against the Oklahoma City Thunder in a series that features the league’s two MVP favorites, so Rockets CEO Tad Brown has taken an idea out of the Jackie Moon playbook in “Semi-Pro.”
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Nene has spent 15 years in the NBA and many still struggle in pronouncing his name. Count ABC's broadcasting team of Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson among the offenders. As Houston's backup center made play after play on Sunday they repeatedly called him "NAY-NAY," something