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
That and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. RIP PLAYOFF RONDO: The Rockets won Game 2 against the Mavericks, leveraging a huge Josh Smith night, a huge Dwight Howard and the death of Playoff Rondo. Reporting...Show More Summary
With basketball Bunsen burners strewn about and head coach-turned-mad-scientist Rick Carlisle frantically searching for formulas to keep the Dallas Mavericks' season alive, the Rajon Rondo experiment appears to be on the brink of blowing...Show More Summary
Avert your eyes, Detroit Pistons fans, because Josh Smith is dominating for the Houston Rockets in the playoffs. In addition to throwing six alley-oops to Dwight Howard, J-Smoov threw down a powerful one-handed hammer to fully eviscerate any of the Dallas Mavericks' plans of coming back in Game 2. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Rockets have taken a 2-0 series lead thanks to an impressive win Tuesday night in Houston. Dwight Howard and Josh Smith came alive with vintage performances to lead the Houston Rockets to a 111-99 win over the Dallas Mavericks in Game 2 on Tuesday night. Show More Summary
Fact: Josh Smith is the third player in the last 10 years to play 83 games in a season. Source: Dime Magazine Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
James Harden scored 29 points, Josh Smith had a double-double and the Houston Rockets defeated the Charlotte Hornets for the ninth straight time 100-90 on Monday night.
After an offseason filled with hopeful expectations and a fresh culture change, Lovie Smith's first year as the Bucs' head coach fell flatter than Josh McCown after getting pancaked by Ndamukong Suh. But despite last year's 2-14 finish,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Josh Lederman of The Associated Press and Jim Avila of ABC News have won the Merriman Smith Award for presidential coverage under deadline pressure.
He's only 20 years old, but Minnesota Timberwolves small forward Andrew Wiggins has looked like anything but a rookie this season. On Friday against the Houston Rockets, Wiggins drove by Trevor Ariza before throwing down a big two-handed dunk over Josh Smith. Show More Summary
James Harden scored 19 of his 44 points in the fourth quarter and Josh Smith added 18 to help the Houston Rockets beat Indiana 110-100 on Monday night, handing the Pacers their sixth straight loss. The Rockets (47-23) have won four of five. Indiana’s sinking playoff hopes took another big hit despite 23 points from C.J. Watson. George [...]
The Jets traded for Ryan Fitzpatrick to compete with Geno Smith, but they may not be done adding quarterbacks. Josh Freeman has worked out for the Jets as well, according to Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report. As a 2009 first-round pick of the Buccaneers who had a breakout season in 2010, Freeman once looked like…
The Blazers held on for a 105-100 victory, but Rockets forward Josh Smith pounded the tomahawk dunk on Chris Kaman's head early in the second quarter. Jeez! The post Josh Smith Smashes Huge Dunk on Chris Kaman (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
J-Smoov running rampage Why would you jump Chris Kaman? Why absorb all this pain and embarrassment. SMH. Someone blow up that poster.
Josh Smith has found a new home with the Houston Rockets this season, and he's been able to make big plays for his new team off the bench. The 29-year-old veteran came up with another huge effort in the second quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night. Show More Summary
When Josh Smith first went to the Houston Rockets, all the stories were about how much better the Detroit Pistons were without him. But Smith has been better on his new team, too, as he’s slowly salvaging his season and image. The courtship of the Pistons and Smith was doomed from the start. Show More Summary