| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Houston’s Chase Budinger, Indiana’s Paul George, New York’s Iman Shumpert and Minnesota’s Derrick Williams will compete in the slam dunk contest at NBA All-Star weekend in Orlando. Who will win the competition?...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 4:22 AM
I've been watching the NBA Slam-Dunk Contest for about two decades now, and I think Saturday's dunk contest may rank as my absolute least favorite. I have several beefs with the NBA's execution of this year's event, which I will now air loudly and...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 3:24 PM
You might not know a lot about him but his nickname is the dragon.
The real name of the Rockets point guard is Goran Dragic.
"I got that nickname when I was playing for the Phoenix Suns," said Dragic with a smile. "Nobody could pronounce my last name,...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:52 PM
The Blacktop Battle went airborne on Saturday, March 31.
"You're watching the 2012 Houston Rockets Blacktop Battle slam dunk competition," Cameron Davis, who's with the Rockets, announced in front of the Fix. "We're here with Chase Budinger."
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:48 AM
The Houston Rockets continue to add assets for Thursday night’s NBA draft in an effort to convince the Orlando Magic to trade Dwight Howard.
The Rockets have reached a deal that will give them the 18th overall pick from the Minnesota Timberwolves...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:41 PM
David Morway resigned Tuesday as general manager of the Indiana Pacers amid reports that Larry Bird is on the way out, too.
Morway was hired by the Pacers in 1999 and had been GM since 2008. The Indianapolis Star reported Tuesday that Bird is expected to...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Naysayers predicted that the Slam Dunk contest at All-Star Weekend this year would be a snoozer.
They were right.
The Utah Jazz's Jeremy Evans won, beating the Houston Rockets' Chase Budinger, the Indiana Pacers' Paul George and the Minnesota...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 4:00 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. - Chase Budinger is the only Rockets player who took part in the NBA slam dunk contest on Saturday, Feb. 25 during All-Star Weekend.
A memorable performance for Budinger and the millions watching.
Budinger's message to P. Diddy...