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Coby White scores 24, Bulls hand Rockets 8th straight loss

HOUSTON (AP) — Coby White scored 24 points, and the Chicago Bulls used a big third quarter to pull away for a 120-100 win over the short-handed Houston Rockets on Monday night. Zach ...

Astros' Correa open to longer contract if deal done soon

HOUSTON (AP) — If the Houston Astros want to sign shortstop Carlos Correa to a long-term contract, he says they need to do it before opening day. “I feel so good, my body feels so gr...

Astros' Baker gets COVID-19 vaccine after initial reticence

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker said he had been vaccinated against COVID-19 as the team began spring training Thursday. But the 71-year-old Baker, who is Black, un...

Analysis: Texans self-destructing with each bad move

HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt is gone from the Houston Texans, and Deshaun Watson wants out, too. The Texans have been making plenty of headlines this offseason. Not one has been good. ...

Watt, Texans 'mutally' agree to split in more team upheaval

HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans have “mutually agreed to part ways,” ending the tenure of the face of the franchise and adding another huge change to an offseason filled with upheaval....

More Texans turnover: Team president resigns after 20 years

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans president Jamey Rootes has resigned after more than 20 years, the team's latest move in an offseason of upheaval. The announcement was made Wednesday an...

DeRozan has 30 as Spurs hold on for 111-106 win over Rockets

HOUSTON (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points and the San Antonio Spurs held off a late charge from the Houston Rockets for a 111-106 victory Saturday night. The Spurs led by 10 in ...

Wells scores 14 to lead No. 7 A&M to 54-41 win over LSU

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Kayla Wells scored 14 points and No. 7 Texas A&M overcame a slow start with strong defense late to beat LSU 54-41 on Thursday night. The Aggies (17-...

Texans hire Culley as coach amid drama surrounding Watson

HOUSTON (AP) — David Culley has been hired as the coach of the Houston Texans. The longtime assistant gets his first head coaching job for a team in turmoil with a source telling The...

Oladipo has 25 points, Rockets beat Trail Blazers 104-101

HOUSTON (AP) — Victor Oladipo scored 25 points and the Houston Rockets shook off a terrible first quarter and held on late to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 104-101 on Thursday night. ...

AP Source: QB Watson requests trade from Houston Texans

HOUSTON (AP) — Star quarterback Deshaun Watson has requested a trade from the Houston Texans, a person familiar with the move told The Associated Press. The person was not authorized...

AP source: Texans hire Ravens assistant Culley as coach

HOUSTON (AP) — David Culley has been hired as the coach of the Houston Texans, a person familiar with the hiring told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on condition of...

Wall scores 24 to lead Rockets over Wizards 107-88

HOUSTON (AP) — John Wall scored 24 points in his first game against his former team, leading the Houston Rockets to a 107-88 victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. Wa...

Brantley rejoins Astros to complete unfinished business

HOUSTON (AP) — An erroneous report saying Michael Brantley had agreed to a contract with the Toronto Blue Jays had the outfielder fielding goodbye texts from his Houston Astros teammates most of Wedne...

AP source: Astros agree to $7M, 2-year deal with Castro

HOUSTON (AP) — Catcher Jason Castro has agreed to a $7 million, two-year contract with the Houston Astros, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke...