223 episodes

Salman Ali talks Houston Rockets with guests from around the NBA.

Red Nation Hoops: A Houston Rockets Pod Salman Ali

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    • 4.9 • 54 Ratings

Salman Ali talks Houston Rockets with guests from around the NBA.

    Ep. 247: The deep Rockets-Thunder rivalry w/ Ben DuBose and Andrew Schlecht

    Ep. 247: The deep Rockets-Thunder rivalry w/ Ben DuBose and Andrew Schlecht

    Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) discusses the decade-long rivalry between the Houston Rockets and the Oklahoma City Thunder.

    Ali enlists the perspective of both Rockets fan (w/ @BenDuBose of USA Today Sports) and Thunder fans (w/ @AndrewKSchlecht of The Athletic).

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ep. 246: 5-Year Evaluation of Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta w/ Ben DuBose

    Ep. 246: 5-Year Evaluation of Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta w/ Ben DuBose

    Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) and Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose) of USA Today Sports evaluate Tilman Fertitta’s stewardship of the Houston Rockets after his 5-year tenure as owner.

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    • 1 hr 36 min
    Ep. 245: Most compelling Rockets storylines w/ Dave Hardisty (@clutchfans)

    Ep. 245: Most compelling Rockets storylines w/ Dave Hardisty (@clutchfans)

    Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) and Dave Hardisty (@clutchfans) discuss:

    -Will Kevin Porter Jr. receive an extension? What's the right price for him?
    -Is Alperen Sengun due for a breakout year?
    -Will Eric Gordon get traded before the season?
    -Did we underestimate Tari Eason's offensive capabilities?
    -What is Jabari Smith Jr.'s role going to be in his rookie season?
    -Can Jalen Green make the rare second year leap?

    + more

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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Ep. 244: The Year of Al P w/ Craig Ackerman

    Ep. 244: The Year of Al P w/ Craig Ackerman

    Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) and special Craig Ackerman (@ca_rockets) talk all things Houston Rockets, including:

    -Summer League impressions of Jabari Smith Jr., Tari Eason, and TyTy Washington
    -Will the Rockets will be better than people think next year?
    -How all the pieces fit together
    -Should Kevin Porter Jr. be afforded more patience?
    -Why Salman believes next season is the year that puts Alperen Sengun on the map
    -What will the Rockets regular season rotation look like?

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    • 1 hr 15 min
    Ep. 243: Rockets Summer League Reactions + Who starts at 3? w/ Adam Spolane

    Ep. 243: Rockets Summer League Reactions + Who starts at 3? w/ Adam Spolane

    Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) and special guest Adam Spolane (@AdamSpolane) debate Jabari Smith Jr.'s future and best comps. Plus the two marvel at 17th overall pick Tari Eason's  play in Summer League and his fit with the Rockets. Lastly, they discuss Adam's recent one-on-one interview with Stephen Silas and who the team is thinking about starting at small forward.

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    • 59 min
    Ep. 242: I'm back. Let's talk Rockets.

    Ep. 242: I'm back. Let's talk Rockets.

    Salman Ali (@SalmanAliNBA) catches up on all things Rockets this past month including:

    -Announcement about the podcast
    -Draft night. How did the Rockets do?
    -Christian Wood
    -Kevin Durant requests a trade. What happens to those Nets picks now?
    -Grading the Jae'Sean Tate contract

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    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

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Best Rockets podcast

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