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TNT in full support of Smith as he plays through pain, awaits birth of daughter

Jun 28, 2017 - 11:51 PM

On top of potentially missing his daughter s birth the TNT s import is also weathering a foot injury

SUPPORTING SMITH. TNT supports and honors import Josh Smith for his sacrifices in the team's pursuit of a championship. Photo from PBA Images

Smith hits winner, rookie Pogoy shines as TNT seizes Game 1 vs SMB

Jun 21, 2017 - 10:33 PM

Josh Smith makes the game winning two pointer with just over a second left while RR Pogoy pours in a career high 27 points

1-0. Rookie RR Pogoy (R) sizzles as TNT takes Game 1 over SMB in the PBA Finals. Photo from PBA Images

Rockets center Dwight Howard hopes to play in game two

May 21, 2015 - 2:04 PM

Dwight Howard said he hopes that his sore left knee which he hurt in opener of the NBA Western Conference finals won t prevent him from playing in game two

Dwight Howard spent much of game one watching from the sidelines. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

NBA wRap: LeBron carries Cavaliers past Celtics

Apr 22, 2015 - 2:44 PM

After a 30 point playoff debut from Kyrie Irving it s King James turn to score 30 as he leads Cleveland to a 2 0 series lead over Boston

AGGRESSIVE KING. Cleveland's LeBron James (R), seen here taking a jumper over Boston's Jae Crowder (L), was in attack mode on offense in Game 2 of their playoff series vs the Celtics. Photo from the NBA's Official Facebook page

Rockets' Harden hits 44, Pacers lose sixth in a row

Mar 24, 2015 - 4:40 PM

MVP candidate James Harden follows up his 50 point explosion with a 44 point output as the Rockets gear up for the playoff push

Josh Smith to join Houston Rockets

Dec 25, 2014 - 1:44 PM

Versatile forward Josh Smith commits to join the Houston Rockets to play alongside All Stars Dwight Howard and James Harden

BACK IN RED. Josh Smith, seen here wearing the Atlanta Hawks' red jersey, will once again wear red threads when he officially joins the Houston Rockets. Photo by Mike Ivins/EPA

NBA wRap: Harden drops 44, J-Smoove on the move

Dec 23, 2014 - 6:16 PM

Houston s James Harden records his third 40 point game of the season while Detroit surprises the league by releasing Josh Smith

Houston's James Harden (L) takes a shot over Portland's Nicolas Batum (R). Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

Detroit Pistons waive Josh Smith

Dec 23, 2014 - 11:26 AM

The Pistons say they are shifting priorities and now teams like Houston Dallas and Sacramento are lining up to acquire the versatile forward

RELEASED. Josh Smith, seen here driving vs Hawks defenders Al Horford and DeMarre Caroll, is waived by the Detroit Pistons. Photo by Erik Lesser/EPA

The LA Dwightmare ends, and the Texas one begins

Jul 06, 2013 - 9:16 PM

Dwight Howard will sign with the Rockets Will the Dwightmare end in LA or will it extend to Houston?

BIG ROCKET. Dwight Howard leaves the bright lights of LA to team up with young All-Star guard James Harden in Houston. Photo from Howard's Twitter account

Top 5 NBA Free Agents of 2013

Jul 02, 2013 - 6:38 PM

Meet the 5 most anticipated free agents of the 2013 NBA offseason

SLIPPERY. Ellis is a master in making acrobatic shots. Photo by EPA/Tanny Mauren.

NBA Free Agency Tracker

Jul 02, 2013 - 5:06 PM

Dwight Howard Josh Smith Andrew Bynum Andre Iguodala Where will they end up? Follow updates on the latest on the NBA Free Agency period here

East: Hawks even series as Nets stave off ouster

Apr 30, 2013 - 3:02 PM

Josh Smith led Atlanta to a win over Indiana while Brook Lopez pushed Brooklyn in beating Chicago

EVEN. The Hawks evened their series with the Pacers. Photo from Pacers' Facebook page.

Kobe brings Lakers back to .500 in style

Mar 05, 2013 - 5:02 PM

Kobe s monster slam over Josh Smith punctuated the Lakers return to 500 and a possible playoff spot