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HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 27:   Terrence Jones #6 of the Houston Rockets goes up to block a shot from Mason Plumlee #1 of the Brooklyn Nets during their game at the Toyota Center on February 27, 2015 in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

5 Rockets Hit Double Digit Points, Nets Fall 102-98

Terrence Jones scored a season-high 26 points, James Harden made the tiebreaking free throw with 43 seconds left and followed that with a jumper, and the Houston Rockets beat the Brooklyn Nets 102-98.

02/27/2015

Mason Plumlee of the Brooklyn Nets dunks against the Los Angeles Clippers at Barclays Center on Feb. 2, 2015. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Skills And Dunking On Display In Brooklyn

The NBA All-Star game is tomorrow night, but for many fans, the real action is tonight with various skills competitions and the slam-dunk competition.

02/14/2015

James Harden (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA’s First All-Star Fashion Competition Coming To NYC

Produced by LeBron James’ Springhill Production Company, the one-hour “NBA All-Star All-Style” will be taped Friday night inside New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom and air Saturday.

02/10/2015

BROOKLYN, NY - JANUARY 12: Kostas Papanikolaou #16 of the Houston Rockets goes up for the shot against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on January 12, 2015 in Brooklyn, NY NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Garnett Ejected As Rockets Rout Nets 113-99

James Harden scored 30 points, carrying Houston on a night when Dwight Howard did little after fighting with Kevin Garnett, and the Rockets beat the slumping Brooklyn Nets 113-99 on Monday.

01/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 8:  James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets goes to the basket against the New York Knicks on January 8, 2015 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rockets Pile It On, Hand Knicks 14th Straight Loss

James Harden had 25 points and nine assists in just three quarters and the Houston Rockets beat New York 120-96 on Thursday night.

01/09/2015

A close up shot of James Harden of the Houston Rockets during Game 6 of the Western Conference quarterfinals against the Portland Trail Blazers on May 2, 2014 at the Moda Center in Portland, Ore. (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Giglio: Harden Would Be The Perfect Shooting Guard In Knicks’ Triangle Offense

If there’s one way to change the present and future of the Knicks, it’s by facilitating a superteam in Houston with Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James.

06/27/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Stumble In Final Minute, Lose To Rockets By 2

James Harden scored 37 points and Aaron Brooks made a pair of free throws with 17 seconds left to lift the Houston Rockets to a 102-100 win over the New York Knicks on Friday night.

01/03/2014

Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks  takes a shot with five seconds left in the game at Madison Square Garden.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Knicks Star Anthony Frustrated By Harden Receiving Favorable Calls

Asked if it was tough that the Knicks sent Harden to the line often when they got close, Melo replied, “We didn’t put him on the line, they put him on the line.”

11/15/2013

Jeremy Lin (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Jeremy Lin Heading Back To The Garden As Knicks Host Rockets

Considering the way former Knick Jeremy Lin has been playing, the Rockets might not need James Harden to turn things around when they seek their 16th win in 17 games against New York.

11/14/2013

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Small Forward Carmelo Anthony Named To All-NBA Second Team

NBA scoring leader Carmelo Anthony led the second team, joined by guards Russell Westbrook and Tony Parker, center Marc Gasol and forward Blake Griffin.

05/23/2013

Houston' Jeremy Lin, left, drives on the Nets' Deron Williams during the teams' meeting at Barclays Center on Feb. 22, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rockets Stretch Dominance Over Nets To A Baker’s Dozen Straight Wins

East Rutherford, Newark or Brooklyn. The Houston Rockets win no matter where the nomadic Nets call home.

02/22/2013

Amar'e Stoudemire (file/Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kallas: Breaking Down The Knicks, The Return Of Amar’e And Jeremy Lin

The return of Stoudemire shouldn’t really be a big deal. It’s very clear that Anthony, the main man no matter who is on the Knicks, has to get the overwhelming majority of his minutes at the four.

12/28/2012

The Rockets' Jeremy Lin, left, drives the lane against the Knicks' Raymond Felton on Dec. 17, 2012, at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks May Rule The East, But They Have No Solution For Lin, Rockets

His old fans booed him. His old friend clobbered him. Otherwise, it was Linsanity all over again at Madison Square Garden.

12/17/2012

Jeremy Lin

Knicks Embarrass Themselves Defensively In Blowout Loss To Lin, Rockets

Jeremy Lin doesn’t know if he’ll ever perform as well as he did during his charmed February with the New York Knicks last season. For now he’s content to be a key contributor on his new team.

11/23/2012

Phil Jackson (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Lakers Are Ready-Made For Phil Jackson

The Lakers handed Mike Brown the pink slip after 5 games and will undoubtedly turn to Phil Jackson as their first choice replacement.

11/09/2012

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