Tonight’s highly anticipated match-up between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Houston Rockets featured a one-on-one showdown we haven’t seen since last year’s playoffs: Patrick Beverley vs. Russell Westbrook. Beverley is the Rockets guard who ended Westbrook’s 2012-13 season on a collision near mid-court after Westbrook had signaled for a timeout. Beverley ran through the
The Rockets got a solid win over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night, but for Jeremy Lin is was bittersweet for a few seconds. Check out Lin trying to dish out some love (in the form of a high five) to teammate Patrick Beverley and get left hanging. Someone go give Jeremy a hug please?
One of the big off-season acquisitions by the New Orleans Pelicans was All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday, whose skills were deemed to be of little no use to a tanking Philadelphia 76ers squad. Saturday night, Holiday’s Pelicans matched up with the Houston Rockets in the pre-season opener for both teams. Normally, such a matchup wouldn’t