Patrick Harrel

  • joined Jun 07, 2010
  • last login Aug 29, 2014
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I'm the editor at The Dream Shake and a fan of all things Houston sports.

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Video: Beverley skips away after flagrant foul


Patrick Beverley got fouled hard in the fast break. His reaction was pretty amusing.

Rockets-Blazers Q&A with Blazer's Edge


Dave Deckard from Blazer's Edge joined us to talk about the Rockets and Blazers series. Check it out!

Rockets playoff schedule released


The NBA released the playoff schedules, and the Rockets kick off on Sunday night in Houston.

Video: Rockets fall to Pelicans in finale


In a largely meaningless finale, the bench of the Rockets came up just short against the New Orleans Pelicans.

Rockets notes: Starters to sit out, Powell signed


With the season finale tonight, the Rockets will rest at least James Harden, Chandler Parsons, and Jeremy Lin. Also, joining the team is Josh Powell.

Rockets cut Dexter Pittman, may sign Josh Powell


The Rockets cut Greg Smith on Thursday to sign Dexter Pittman. Before the center appeared for the Rockets, the team cut him.

Howard and Beverley to return from injury tonight


The Rockets have received a much needed boost as Patrick Beverley and Dwight Howard will return to the lineup tonight against the Pelicans.


Rockets vs. Timberwolves Gamethread

The Rockets take on the Timberwolves in a late season contest. Can they take down Kevin Love and the Wolves?

Rockets to cut Greg Smith, sign Dexter Pittman


With the postseason approaching and no backup center available as of now, the Rockets have made a move to sign Dexter Pittman, waiving Greg Smith to clear the roster spot.

Video: Rockets fall to Nuggets in late season loss


The bench tried to pull their way back into this one, but the Rockets never led in a tough loss to the Denver Nuggets.

Sampson to leave Rockets for U of H coaching job


Top assistant and veteran coach Kelvin Sampson has accepted a job with University of Houston and will be leaving the Rockets staff.

Rockets sued over alleged homophobic remarks


The Rockets have been named in a lawsuit by a former Barclays Center server who alleges that the Rockets abused him with homophobic language during a game last season.

Nets take down Rockets as Joe Johnson explodes


It was a tough night for the Rockets as the Nets took it to the short-handed team and got a victory at the Barclays Center.

Beverley to avoid surgery, return this season


The Rockets starting point guard will apparently avoid surgery on his torn meniscus and return this season.

Patrick Beverley tears meniscus in knee


Well, this is a bummer.

Kelvin Sampson emerges as favorite for U of H job


Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Kelvin Sampson has emerged as a favorite for the Cougars head coaching gig.

Could Carmelo Anthony become a Rocket?


The Rockets are among the serious contenders for Carmelo Anthony, Adrian Wojnarowski writes.

Video: Beverley destroys Heat with huge dunk


The Rockets and Heat are locked in a duel on a Sunday matinee, and Patrick Beverley put the exclamation point on the first half with a huge dunk over the Heat.


Rockets vs. Heat gamethread

The Rockets take on the Heat in this nationally televised matinee. Can they get the win?

Jordan Hamilton scouting report


Nate Timmons answered a few questions on Jordan Hamilton, giving us a better idea of what the Rockets should expect out of him.

Rockets acquire Jordan Hamilton for Aaron Brooks


We have the Rockets first trade of the day as they will send Aaron Brooks to the Denver Nuggets for Jordan Hamilton.

Rockets rumored to be in Rondo chase


The internet is abuzz with rumors that the Rockets are trying to make a Rajon Rondo deal happen. Why that is probably nothing more than smoke and mirrors.

Rockets increasing Asik trade talks, reports say


The trade deadline is less than 48 hours away, and the Rockets are reportedly jumping back on the trade Omer Asik train.

Report: Rockets won't trade Jeremy Lin


The trade deadline is days away, and the Rockets have no interest in moving Jeremy Lin, a report says.

Video Highlights: Rockets coast past Suns


The Rockets remained shorthanded, but held on to beat a resurgent Suns team on Wednesday night.

Lin gets a triple-double as Rockets beat Cavs


The Rockets outclassed the Cavaliers and took them down as James Harden returned to the lineup.

SBN Theme Day: David Stern retires


In our latest SB Nation theme day, we remember the good and the bad with David Stern. At The Dream Shake, we criticize Stern for his heavy-handed 30 years.

Howard, Harden named to All-Star team


The All-Star Game rosters have been announced, and James Harden and Dwight Howard are the team's representatives in New Orleans.

Rockets hold on to beat Mavs despite collapse


The Rockets made it far too interesting late, but they somehow managed to hold on against the Mavericks, beating them 117-115 in Dallas.

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