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Targeted Curry calls for more discipline on D

3 days ago   |   By ESPN

The Rockets targeted Stephen Curry on 23 possessions in Game 2, the most he has been targeted in a game this postseason, with Curry admitting he and the Warriors were a step slow.
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Defiant Rockets rewarded for ignoring calls for change

3 days ago   |   By ESPN

After being challenged to make sweeping adjustments, Mike D'Antoni and the Rockets stuck with what worked all season in a critical Game 2 win.
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Warriors' Steve Kerr: 'We got what we deserved' in Game 2 blowout loss vs. Rockets

Warriors' Steve Kerr: 'We got what we deserved' in Game 2 blowout loss vs. Rockets

3 days ago   |   By USA Today

Steve Kerr is never afraid to speak bluntly about his own team, and he was at it again after the Warriors lost by 22 in Game 2 of the West finals.
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Rockets rout Warriors 127-105 to tie series at 1-all

Rockets rout Warriors 127-105 to tie series at 1-all

3 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

HOUSTON The Houston Rockets were the best team in the NBA in the regular season.
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No Risk, No Reward: Rockets Taking Necessary Gamble Matching Dubs' Blueprint

3 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

You could say the Houston Rockets did a good impression of the Golden State Warriors in Wednesday's 127-105 win...
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Kevin Durant: 'We're Not Invincible' After Game 2 Loss vs. Rockets

3 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Kevin Durant provided a dose of perspective in the aftermath of the Golden State Warriors ' 127-105 Game 2 loss to the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night...
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Rockets fans chant ‘Draymond sucks' after Green's late-game foul

3 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

Draymond Green committed a late-game foul during the Golden State Warriors' blowout loss to the Houston Rockets in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday, leading the Rockets crowd to taunt him.With just over five minutes left and his team down by 26, Green shoved Trevor Ariza while trying to defend in transition. Green was called for a personal foul but avoided other discipline on the play. Rockets fans sure didn't like the aggressive move and let Green hear about it. They broke out with a “Draymond sucks” chant throughout the arena.Green had 6 points, 6 rebounds and 6...
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Steph Curry dismisses injury concerns after Game 2

3 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

Steph Curry and Steve Kerr dismissed the notion that the two-time NBA MVP is being bothered by an injury.Curry did not look like himself in a Game 2 blowout loss to the Houston Rockets. There was some speculation throughout the game that his poor defensive effort and off shooting night was due to him being hampered by his knee injury, which caused him to miss the end of the regular season and first playoff series.Kerr dismissed that line of thinking when facing questions from the media after the 127-105 defeat.“He's feeling good. He's getting better,” Kerr said. “It wasn't our night.”...
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Watch: Zaza Pachulia involved in another questionable incident

3 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

Zaza Pachulia played only five minutes in Wednesday's blowout loss to the Houston Rockets, but it sure looks like he made the most of it.During the Golden State Warriors' 127-105 defeat in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, Pachulia was involved in what appeared to be yet another questionable incident. The veteran big entered the game in garbage time and got switched onto Rockets star James Harden on the perimeter during one sequence. Harden stepped back for a three, and Pachulia, as he closed out, seemed to take an extra shuffle towards the MVP frontrunner's landing feet. Pachulia...
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Warriors fail to secure 2-0 lead in playoffs for 1st time in Durant era

3 days ago   |   By TheScore

Since four-time scoring champion Kevin Durant made his move to the Bay Area in 2016, losses for the powerhouse Golden State Warriors in postseason action have been few and far between. Wednesday's defeat at the Toyota Center in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets was a rare blemish for the defending NBA champions, not just because it was only their fourth defeat in the playoffs in the last two years, but also because of how early it came in the series. Never before have Durant and the Warriors not been up 2-0 in a best-of-seven matchup. When they fall, it...
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Warriors vs. Rockets: Stephen Curry goes cold as Houston regains form in Game 2 blowout win

3 days ago   |   By CBSSports

The Rockets looked like the Rockets again, and now we've got ourselves a series
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Mike D'Antoni: 'We Can Beat Anybody, Anytime' After Game 2 Win vs. Warriors

3 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni once again defended his team's style of play following a dominant 127-105 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday night...
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Steve Kerr: Warriors 'Got What We Deserved' in Game 2 Loss vs. Rockets

3 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr didn't mince words after his team fell to the Houston Rockets , 127-105, in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals at Toyota Center on Wednesday night...
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LeBron James carves up Celtics in Game 3 with passes 'only one person' would...

LeBron James carves up Celtics in Game 3 with passes 'only one person' would even try

LeBron James unleashed the Cavaliers' full potential in Game 3, racking up 12 assists that spread the floor and opened up the game. Read more ...

How the Rockets forced the Warriors out of their offensive comfort zone this...

How the Rockets forced the Warriors out of their offensive comfort zone this conference finals

The Warriors' offense has actually resembled the Rockets' style more than their own throughout the first two games of the Western Conference finals. Read more ...

LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics

LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics

LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern... Read more ...

LeBron James' vicious two-handed reverse dunk helps Cavaliers build big lead...

LeBron James' vicious two-handed reverse dunk helps Cavaliers build big lead in Game 3

It's that kind of away-from-the-ball movement the Cavaliers discussed in the days leading up to Saturday night's game. Read more ...

Bill Russell: Basketball icon spends night in Seattle hospital

Bill Russell: Basketball icon spends night in Seattle hospital

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell stayed overnight in a Seattle, Wash. hospital after suffering from dehydration. Read more ...

Celtics' Terry Rozier on Cavaliers' rout in Game 3: 'We needed to get our...

Celtics' Terry Rozier on Cavaliers' rout in Game 3: 'We needed to get our butts whooped'

Boston came crashing back down to Earth in Game 3 of the East finals, but Terry Rozier thinks a 30-point blowout is just what the Celtics needed. Read more ...

Celtics stunned by Cavaliers' discipline in Game 3 and are considering...

Celtics stunned by Cavaliers' discipline in Game 3 and are considering lineup changes

The Cavaliers were the more disciplined, grittier team in Game 3. And it shocked the Celtics, to the point where Brad Stevens is talking about changing up his player rotation... Read more ...

LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3

LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3

LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals. Read more ...

Celtics coach Brad Stevens' nephew chooses Boston loyalty over Cavs extra credit

Celtics coach Brad Stevens' nephew chooses Boston loyalty over Cavs extra credit

Brad Stevens' nephew chose Celtic green over loyalty to his hometown Cavaliers. Read more ...

LeBron opens up on losing in the playoffs

LeBron opens up on losing in the playoffs

LeBron James says he loses sleep after playoff losses. Read more ...