Max Croes

  • joined Mar 04, 2013
  • last login Aug 19, 2014
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Nearly knocked over the TV after Mario Elie's "Kiss of Death." Listened to the 1994 title over the radio at summer camp. Played backroom poker against Matt Maloney. Attended this game: http://tinyurl.com/cn74kar

Raised in Houston. Lives on the Internet.

Self-anointed expert in international NBA players and high school draft picks.

A Fan Of...

  • NBA Houston Rockets
  • NFL Houston Texans
  • MLS Houston Dynamo
User Blog

Et Tu, Chandler?


Chandler Parsons offer sheet: It's business, not betrayal.

Why The Rockets Didn't Fire McHale


Kevin McHale wasn't leaving the Houston Rockets sideline. Here's why...

Rockets Facing Elimination After Overtime Loss

The Portland Trail Blazers found a 123 - 120 win in a game the Rockets led most of the way. Harden-Howard-Parsons couldn't find a win in overtime.

Three Games: Three Frustrating Moments


These moments don't matter in game four where the game starts 0 - 0.

77 Games Ago The Rockets Played The TrailBlazers


The Rockets played the TrailBlazers in early November. From the Howard-Asik pairing to 20 minutes of Francisco Garcia... Things were different back then.

Regular Season: Rockets "Schedule Loss" Review


How did the Rockets perform in the five games identified as a "schedule loss" during the second half of the season?

Rockets Lose To Pellies 100 - 105: Playoffs Next


The New Orleans Pelicans beat the Rockets 105 - 100 in a drowsy affair where Dwight Howard and Patrick Beverley did not get hurt.

Brewer's 51 Points Flood Rockets in Minny


Chandler Parsons and James Harden's 60 points couldn't beat Corey Brewer's 51 as the Timberwolves beat the Rockets

Rockets Blazers Game Preview


Portland looks to end Houston's 8 game home winning streak and even the season series at 2 games each

James Harden shaves beard in new commerical


James Harden shaves his beard while Dwight Howard grows a beard in the NBA's new All-Star Game promo

Rockets Scoop Up A Victory: 103 - 100 in NO


The Rockets came from behind to scoop a victory from the Pelicans' in the fourth quarter behind a career night for Terrence Jones.

Houston Rockets vs. Boston Celtics Game Preview


The Houston Rockets look to

Dwight Howard Getting Scared By Mascots


A brief video history of the two times Dwight Howard got scared by an inflatable mascot.

Donatas Motiejunas Assigned to D-League


Is a stint in the D-League a D-Mo trade showcase or a chance for D-Mo to get his groove back?

The Rockets' Five Remaining "Schedule Losses"


The Houston Rockets suffered a "schedule loss" on Sunday when they were forced to play at Oklahoma City in their eighth game in twelve days.

Rockets Kneel To Kings in 110 - 106 Loss


James Harden's season high 38 points is the only thing for Houston to celebrate on New Year's Eve after loss to the Kings.

Rockets Unwrap 111 - 98 Christmas Win Over Spurs


James Harden returned to lead all scorers and tallied 15 points in the fourth quarter. Also, Dwight Howard can sing whatever he wants during TV timeouts when he grabs 20 boards.

Harden's Ankle Keeps Him Out Against Detroit


A nagging ankle injury will keep James Harden out in the second night of a back-to-back road set.

Rockets Offer Little Resistance in 33 Point Loss


Paul George, George Hill, Lance Stephenson, Suffocating Defense, Never Ending Threes -- Just some of the things the Houston Rockets encountered in a 114 - 81 loss in Indiana.

Video Dwight Howard's 3 Career Threes


Dwight Howard made his Splash Brothers debut with his third career three pointer last night. Howard is a career .071% three point shooter on 42 attempts. Here's the video of his three career makes.


Gamethread: Rockets vs. Warriors

One week after leaving the splash brothers high and dry in Houston the Rockets try to snag a win in Golden State against the Warriors.

Portland Overpowers Houston: 111 - 104


All-star performances from Dwight Howard and James Harden were not enough to overcome the MVP performance from LaMarcus Aldridge.

Blazers & Aldridge Down Rockets 111 - 104


The Portland Trail Blazers got revenge on the Houston Rockets with a 111 - 104 victory. Dwight Howard & James Harden combine for 57 points.

5 Worst Rockets Team Store Items


Thunder sticks, wall clocks and dinner sets they don't need a Rockets logo on them, but we've grown accustomed to it. Here's five things from the Rockets store you shouldn't leave the stadium with.

Dwight Howard Fined $25k For Tossing Ball At Fan


Dwight Howard received a $25k fine from the NBA for lightly tossing a ball into the stands during the fourth period of last night's loss to the Mavericks.

Rockets Collapse in 4th: Fall to Mavs 123 - 120


The Houston Rockets couldn't keep up with their own blistering offensive pace in the fourth quarter. The Dallas Mavericks outscored the Rockets by 17 points in the final period to steal a victory...

76ers Drop Rockets in Overtime: Lin Explodes


Jeremy in continues his offensive tear with 34 points. Rockets drop overtime game to 76ers 117 - 123. James Harden sits out.

Houston Out-Hipsters Portland for 116 - 101 Win


Howard & Harden Combine for 62. The Rockets control the final three quarters against the Portland Trailblazers. Prepare for a set of home games with a cruise-control win.

LEDs Light Up Rockets New Locker Room


Who's sitting next to who in the new Rockets locker room?

Morey Reddit AMA: Says McHale Will 'Experiment'


The internet does not disappoint during a Daryl Morey AMA on Reddit: Dwight Howard, Jeremy Lin, the power forward position and the conversation goes south.

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