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Houston Rockets News: June 28, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Rockets, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, June 28, 2017.

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Houston Rockets News

Rockets may have to consider Plan B in free agency - Houston Chronicle
The top targets are equally well-known, with the Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, the Atlanta Hawks' Paul Millsap, and the Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry their most likely targets.

Houston Rockets: Why the team should pursue Derrick Rose
With rumors of getting James Harden more help in the backcourt, the Houston Rockets should look to sign Derrick Rose this summer in free agency.

Rockets Focused On Trading Ryan Anderson If They Need Cap Space - RealGM Wiretap
Rockets Focused On Trading Ryan Anderson If They Need Cap Space - RealGM Wiretap


NBA News

Kemba Walker embodied the Sportsmanship Award on the red carpet of the NBA Awards - SBNation.com
On a red carpet next to NBA giants, Walker stood tall.

Celtics want Gordon Hayward *and* Paul George, but only together - SBNation.com
Boston’s big summer plans are revealed and they’re bold.

Carmelo Anthony still wants to stay in New York right now, but that could change - SBNation.com
Anthony’s camp has asked the Knicks about a buyout, but they would rather trade him.

Matt Barnes pleads guilty to disorderly conduct to avoid criminal charges from NYC scuffle - SBNation.com
Barnes was allegedly involved in an altercation outside of a New York City nightclub in December.

Knicks reportedly interested in re-signing Derrick Rose after last year's experiment failed - SBNation.com
New York finished 31-51 last season but could bring back the same group.


Houston & Collegiate Sports News

PFF Thinks The Texans’ Roster Is Pretty Bad - Battle Red Blog
Oof.

Athletics 6, Astros 4: Astros’ comeback falls short in the 9th - The Crawfish Boxes

Healy’s grand slam too much to overcome.

Texas Longhorns 2017 scholarship chart and analysis - Burnt Orange Nation

A look at how Texas’ scholarships are currently allocated throughout the roster and what talent is expected to soon join the mix.

ODB MAILBAG 6/27 - Our Daily Bears

For whatever reason, I’ve been asked to take over the Friday Mailbag (which will run on Friday going forward). I suppose it’s because, like you, I love Baylor. No questions are off limits, but...

De-commit: How we got here - Viva The Matadors

A journey to understanding how "de-committing" became a thing.

Mistakes Cost LSU The College World Series - And The Valley Shook

LSU dropped game two of the CWS in heartbreaking fashion.

Houston Lands Commitment from Stand Out Quarterback Chance Amie - Underdog Dynasty

Major Applewhite finds his guy at quarterback as the Cougars continue to dominate AAC recruiting.

US Open Cup Edition: Previewing Dynamo vs. Sporting Kansas City with the Blue Testament - Dynamo Theory

We spoke with Cody Bradley at the Blue Testament to discuss the US Open Cup and the round 5 matchups between the Dynamo and SKC