Greg Smith RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mavericks acquire Greg Smith from Bulls

    CBSSports.com "The Dallas Mavericks have acquired Greg Smith from the Chicago Bulls, the team announced on Monday. Late last season, the Houston Rockets waived Smith and Chicago signed him through the end of the 2014-2015. At a salary less than $1 million, the Mavericks have themselves a bargain big man as..." July 15

  • Rockets’ reserve big Greg Smith out for season after knee surgery

    Pro Basketball Talk "Rockets big man Greg Smith hasn’t seen a lot of court time in Houston this season. Even with Omer Asik out injured (or whatever was going on) Smith has gotten on the court for just 11 games. And it will stay at that number — Smith had knee surgery and is done for the season, as reported by the..." February 28

  • Rockets center to have surgery to fix knee problems

    Houston Chronicle "Rockets center Greg Smith, unable to overcome the knee issues that have given him trouble since November, will have arthroscopic knee surgery to address the problem, a person with knowledge of the decision said on Thursday. Smith has played in just 11 games, missing some while healthy as a..." February 28

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    Francisco Garcia also back at practice after missing more than a week with knee tendinitis. Still no Smith or Asik, however.

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    Rockets' shootaround just wrapped. Aaron Brooks (knee tendonitis) and Greg Smith (knee) did not participate and are game-time decisions.

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    Jenny Dial Creech @jennydialcreech

    Chandler Parsons and Greg Smith are game time decisions tonight against the Lakers.

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    Rockets make it official: chandler parsons and Greg Smith are out

  • Smith to take over Asik’s role as backup center

    Houston Chronicle "With Omer Asik’s time as the Rockets’ backup center presumably over, coach Kevin McHale said he would turn to Greg Smith off the bench, rather than going with a center-by-committee approach based on matchups. He did not, however, describe Asik’s time in Houston as over. “I think Greg will get..." December 19

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    Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26

    Rockets center Greg Smith, out with a knee sprain, says he'll play Friday against the Nets,

  • Sprained knee sidelines Greg Smith

    Houston Chronicle "An MRI on Rockets center Greg Smith’s right knee Friday was negative, confirming the original diagnosis of a sprained knee. Smith played only 40 seconds in the second quarter of Thursday’s victory at New York before he had to be helped off the court after landing awkwardly while defending a..." November 16

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    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    Rockets' F Greg Smith has a right LCL sprain, source says. X-rays negative, but MRI needed to fully diagnose severity.

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Greg Smith getting x-rays on right knee. It goes without saying he will not return.

  • 2013/2014 Houston Rockets Season Preview
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  • Marcus Camby, Greg Smith out early with injuries

    Houston Chronicle "The Rockets will begin training camp trying to determine how to find room for two centers — Dwight Howard and Omer Asik — on the court together but also with two other centers not taking the court at all. Marcus Camby who signed as a free agent to return to the Rockets this summer is expected..." September 28

  • Smith rewards family’s patience

    Houston Chronicle "When the Rockets last played in Sacramento, Greg Smith’s family made plans to make the one-hour drive from his hometown of Vallejo, Calif., and finally see him in the NBA. Smith, however, was sent to the NBA Development League. When the Rockets returned six weeks later on Wednesday, possibly..." April 04

  • Rockets Greg Smith suffers knee injury against Wizards

    Houston Chronicle "Rockets center Greg Smith was carried off the court after a collision with Wizards forward Trevor Ariza and did not return with a bruised right knee. The X-rays were negative, and Smith said he expects to play Wednesday against the Bucks. “Everything’s good,” Smith said. “Nothing’s wrong..." February 24

  • Rockets backup center Greg Smith sent down to NBA D-League

    The Dream Shake "In recent weeks, Greg Smith has been slowly losing minutes and now has been replaced in the rotation by Cole Aldrich. Rather than leave the athletic big toiling on the bench, the Rockets have opted to send him down to the D-League to work on his game, per an official team announcement. Though..." February 10