The Houston Rockets have a bunch of important decisions to make this off season and will have to make the right ones, if they intend to contend for the Western Conference championship again next season. The Rockets, who had their surprising...Show More Summary
Josh Smith wasn’t absolutely horrible for the Rockets in their playoff series against the Warriors, but he did have his bad moments. Someone compiled and helpfully annotated his blunders—mostly on defense, with a few bad three-point attempts sprinkled in—in a four-minute video. There’s a nice Easter egg for those who get to the end. (Or, you can just skip to it.) Read more...
In some ways, Josh Smith was the secondary playmaker the Houston Rockets desperately needed on their run to the Western Conference Finals. A pick-and-roll-running puzzle piece at the 4 or 5 who can create open corner threes as easily...Show More Summary
When the Detroit Pistons cut Josh Smith, few probably thought he would go on to be the difference in the Houston Rockets making it to the Western Conference Finals, much less surviving a sweep. But that’s what he’s done, and it raises questions for his future with Clutch City because Smith is downright clutch. Yet, it’s true. Show More Summary
Josh Smith hit a low point in December when the Detroit Pistons paid him $26 million to go away, buying him out of his contract after failing to trade him. Smith was having a poor season, shooting 39% from the floor and 24% from three-point range, with an overall net negative rating when he was on the court. Show More Summary
It's all happening in the Western Conference finals, where positionless lineups dominate and shooting is a must. It's fitting that Josh Smith is on stage for the series that is showing us the future of NBA basketball. Smith was a central...Show More Summary
He has returned.
Josh Smith – Over Your Head (CrossCut Records: CCD 11109) The Florida-raised, LA-based guitarist Josh Smith fairly sizzles on “Over Your Head” – his third release for the one of the premier European labels, the Germany-based CrossCut Records. At 35 years of age he may be slightly ‘under the radar’ compared to some of his […]
So what’s the bigger surprise: That the Hawks have made it to the NBA’s Final Four or that Josh Smith has reached the same previously unfamiliar height? Smith, the former polarizing Hawks’ forward whose NBA career...
There are collapses, there are downright disasters and then there is whatever just happened to the Los Angeles Clippers against the Houston Rockets on Sunday. James Harden, Dwight Howard and Josh Smith each scored in double figures,Show More Summary
Well I had a great day yesterday, and quite a surprising one, I had an issue with an idea I was working on, so naturally I turned to Josh Smith.And guess what I, yes me the mere mortal managed to teach Josh something about WPF…Ha Ha, check that.So here is what I taught Josh…..(still ca
What looked hopeless a week ago now looks promising again in Houston thanks to players like Josh Smith and Corey Brewer's Game 6 heroics. With the NBA, you never really know. In the course of a few days, the Houston Rockets went from looking like a streak of paper tigers to pride of very real lions. Show More Summary
Josh Smith just saved the Houston Rockets' season. Read that again, and then again. And then read it once more still. Josh Smith just saved the Houston Rockets' season. Facing their second win-or-go-home contest of the second round, the Rockets staved off elimination in Game 6 with a gutsy 119-107 road win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Show More Summary
The Clippers lead the Rockets 3 games to 2 in their second round playoff series. Tonight’s Game 6, in Los Angeles, is must-win for Houston. Here’s the Houston Chronicle reporting: Rockets coach Kevin McHale said he would start forward Josh Smith again in Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals on Thursday night in Los Angeles. Smith started in [...]
The Rockets’ talented big man has been heckled and harangued for shooting too much and from all the wrong places. But after leaving his hometown Hawks and a messy divorce in Detroit, Smith may have finally found a home, and postseason success, in Houston.
Call it a love tap. I'm sure Rockets coach Kevin McHale is saying something nice and touching to Josh Smith, who was unceremoniously dumped by the Pistons and is understandably pumped about now being an integral part of a top team that...Show More Summary
Just a few months ago, Josh Smith seemed to be gliding, as elegantly as ever, right out of the NBA. On Tuesday, Smoove was Smoove again, and it was good.
In Game 2 of the Houston Rockets' series with the Dallas Mavericks, Josh Smith had a much-earned moment in the sun. After he set up Dwight Howard with lob after lob, he topped it off by posterizing Tyson Chandler. Following his dunk, he walked back to the other end of the court, revving his imaginary motorcycle and waving to the crowd. Show More Summary
Longtime buddies and former AAU teammates Josh Smith and Dwight Howard repeatedly punished the rim Tuesday night, as they helped the Houston Rockets take a 2-0 series lead against the The post Josh Smith and Dwight Howard Dunk All Over Dallas in Game 2 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Rockets pulled away as Josh Smith sparked a rally with brilliant alley-oop passes -- and we remembered that the reason we're often upset with Josh Smith is because of how incredibly talented he is. Josh Smith is so obviously meant to be spectacular at basketball that we've spent a lot of his career being frustrated, focusing on his flaws. Show More Summary