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The NBA, League of Legends and You The very nature of multiplayer games since their inception has been, to some degree, competitiveness. As the technology and media advanced to make these all the more possible, some franchises flourished out of the rough, and none more well-recognized than Riot Games' own League of Legends. It makes sense that there's

Rockets Lose Game 1 to the Trailblazers

A scuffle has broken out about five meters to my left. Two men seem to be heated about something. "Stop it" says an old lady. "Don't touch my f****** girl man" said a man as he is being separated from another. I do not bother myself with such childish behavior. I sit there

Key Players Traded at NBA Trade Deadline

Last Thursday on February 20th was the NBA trade deadline. There were no All- Star players that were dealt, but players that can make a significant impact were. Here are some of the more impacting trades. Los Angelas  Lakers and Golden State Warriors Warriors get guard Steve Blake Lakers get Guards Kent Bazemore and

NBA Rookie-Sophomore Game Players and Teams Picked

Every year, two days before the annual NBA All-Star game, the Rising Stars game is played. With the format over the last three years, two TNT analysts alternate and pick from a pool of the best rookie and sophomore players. Previously, analysts Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal picked the teams, but this

All Star Starters and Reserve Predictions

The All-Star starters were announced  Thursday January 23rd and there were some surprises along with several mainstays. The All-Star reserves, who are picked by the coaches, will be announced Thursday January 30th on TNT's NBA Tip- Off. Here are the fan voted starters and reserve predictions: West Fan Voted Starters -Stephen Curry (Golden State

Celtics, Warriors and Heat Involved In Three Team Trade

On January 15, the Boston Celtics, Golden State Warriors and Miami Heat were involved in a three team trade. The Celtics will send guards Jordan Crawford and MarShon Brooks to the Warriors, the Warriors will send guard Tony Douglas to the Heat, and the Heat will send Center/Forward Joel Anthony to

Houston Rockets Week 4 Recap

The third week of the season is a wrap for the Houston Rockets. They went 3 and 1 on the week and are now 7 and 4 on the season.   Monday 11/11/13 Toronto Raptors 104 vs. Houston Rockets 110 2OT The game took not one, but two overtimes for the Rockets to pull

Houston Rockets Week 2 Recap

The Houston Rockets have completed their second week of the season. They went 1 for 3 this week and are now 4 for 3 on the season.   Monday 11/4/13 Houston Rockets 118 vs. Los Angeles Clippers 137 The Clippers handed the Rockets their first loss of the season. The Rockets performance was miserable all around.

Houston Rockets Week 1 Recap

The Houston Rockets season has begun and three games are now in the books. With a 3 and 0 record the Rockets are looking pretty good.   Wednesday 10/30/13 Charlotee Bobcats 83 vs. Houston 96 Dwight Howard in his debut for the Rockets finished with 17 points and a carrier tying high of 26

NBA Opening Day

The 2013 NBA regular season is under way. Tonight on ESPN at 8:00 eastern the NBA Champions the Miami Heat will play the Chicago Bulls. The Heat are coming off their 2nd straight title and third finals appearance. Led by their big 3 of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh,

Jeremy Lin or Patrick Beverley

There has been some speculation that the starting point guard position for the Houston Rockets is still undecided. With the choices being either Jeremy Lin or Patrick Beverley the decision has many factors. In the 2011- 2012 season Jeremy Lin started his first full season in the NBA. The guard in his third season undrafted out of Harvard is the first

Houston Rockets Trip to Asia

The Houston Rockets made their preseason trips to both the Manila, Philippines and Taipei, Taiwan.  The Rockets played games against the Indiana Pacers in both cities as part of the NBA's Global Games. The match up in Manila featured a different starting lineup for the Rockets than what was normally expected or

Rockets Media Day

On Friday, September 27th, I attended the Houston Rockets media day. This was a time where the media could come in and cover the Rockets for the preview of the 2013- 2014 season. Players, the coach, and the general manager took photos and held interviews and press conferences so that insight