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Rockets Basketball is Back, losing on Westbrook’s debut

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Giannis and the Bucks come back from a 16 point deficit, defeating the Houston Rockets 117 to 111 to upset Russell Westbrooks Rocket debut.   It was a sold out crowd at the Toyota Center, as the Rockets looked to get their first win of the season and Harden could have a chance of a bit of...

Bootcamp Opens Up to HCC Students

Bootcamp Opens Up to HCC Students

Geovany, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

If you're looking for some serious workouts at HCC, look no further. For those looking for a physical or mental transformation, this is the place for you. Expect doing laps and high-intensity warm-ups followed by arms, legs, and core exercises. Top it all off with partner workouts at the end. It all...

Rockets advance to NBA playoffs, facing Golden State

Rockets advance to NBA playoffs, facing Golden State

Frederick Barnes, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

The Houston Rockets will advance to the second round of the NBA Playoffs. Wednesday night April 24, the Rockets defeated the Utah Jazz 100 to 93. During the first quarter James Harden could not find a rhythm. Harden started the game 1-of-11 and looked as though he was still on a shooting slump from...

James passes Jordan on NBA scoring list

James passes Jordan on NBA scoring list

Frederick Barnes, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

The accolades continue to pile up for Lebron James. The King has moved passed Michael Jordan into the fourth place on the NBA's All-Time Scoring list. James scored his 32,293rd point on a lay-up, in the second quarter against the Denver Nuggets. Relishing the moment, Lebron put his jersey up to his ...

In the shadow of Rockets

In the shadow of Rockets

Fabian Brims, Contributor

March 11, 2016

At last week’s match against the New Orleans Pelicans, where the Houston Rockets won 100:95, two Houston Community College students were shadowing Rockets employees on the game day at the Toyota Center. Houston Community College is an educational partner of the Houston Rockets. Although not eve...

Today In Sports History

Today In Sports History

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

January 15, 2016

James Naismith created basketball in 1891.

Siblings looking forward to NCAAs — in different sports

Siblings looking forward to NCAAs — in different sports

Paul Newberry, AP National Writer

March 6, 2015

Ryan and Simone Manuel are as close as two siblings can be, even though they attend college in different parts of the country. They chat or text almost every day, doing their best to keep up with what the other is doing. Simone jokingly gets on her big brother to make his free throws. Ryan provides...

NBA Deadline Deals

NBA Deadline Deals

John Cañamar, Sport's Editor

February 26, 2015

The NBA’s trade deadline came with a total of 11 trades involving 17 teams making deals. When the dust settled 34 players switched jerseys and 8 future players, yet to be drafted, were dealt all in the name of improving their respective team’s position to win a championship. The Phoenix Suns trade...

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