17 of 24 on free throws and finishing with 25 points in a 122-111 victory Saturday. The performance allowed coach Kevin McHale to leave him on the floor down the stretch. "If he goes 17 for 24, I promise I won't take him out," McHale said
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Houston C Omer Asik , who has been the subject of recent trade rumors, was not in uniform for the game. Coach Kevin McHale said it was because he was ''under the weather'' but he didn't elaborate.
The Rockets try to stay hot against a Hawks team that has had an especially rough go in Houston over the years. Coach Kevin McHale 's team has won five of six, including back-to-back victories with Harden out due to a sore left foot. In Monday's
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team won for the fourth time in five games. He had been averaging 2.8 points. "It's very difficult," Coach Kevin McHale said regarding Brooks' big performances despite previously playing limited minutes. "He's been working hard though
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3-pointer before a turnover by Chandler Parsons which led to a dunk by Brewer capped the run. An exasperated Houston coach Kevin McHale put his hands on his head as he watched Brewer's dunk and quickly called a timeout. McHale's short pep talk must
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teammates and fifth all-time. The trio surpassed Derek Harper, Brad Davis and Rolando Blackman of the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday and trail the leading trio of Robert Parrish, Kevin McHale and Larry Bird by 100 games played together.
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four in a 95-91 loss to Charlotte on Wednesday night. ''We never could get a handle on them,'' Rockets coach Kevin McHale said. ''We just couldn't get them stopped the whole game. Dirk and Ellis got what they wanted.'' The Rockets
on Tuesday. ''I think the guys have done a really good job of being attentive and making corrections,'' coach Kevin McHale said. ''We've still got a long way to go, but we're getting better all the time.'' Terrence Jones had a career-high
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executive, and a minority owner in his adopted hometown. He grew up in Ohio before playing college basketball with Kevin McHale at Minnesota. McHale made Saunders the Timberwolves coach in 1995. When he was run out of town in 2005, less than