That’s another way of saying that the Rockets are a much better team with Mathews on the floor than with him off it. With how well he’s played and the impact his presence has had on the spacing that Wood and Porter thrive on, it’s hard seeing Mathews ever coming out of the lineup. Oh, What Could Have Been … The biggest story around the association this past week was the Phoenix Suns’ 18-game winning streak that was snapped by the Golden State Warriors last Friday with the Suns playing without an...
Los Angeles Lakers star Russell Westbrook had a very short stint with the Houston Rockets, lasting just one season. While he did put up some big numbers, it appears the organization wasn’t exactly too pleased with his output. Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta recently spoke about how the front office has started to take a more advanced basketball analytics type approach to rebuilding the franchise and in the process, he seemingly threw a savage shot at Russ without actually saying his name: “It’s an...
The New Orleans Pelicans are off Monday, Dec. 6 following a two-game road trip to Texas. Go Off the Court with New Orleans center Jonas Valanciunas. New Orleans (7-19) will play host to the Denver Nuggets (11-11) at 7 p.m.