Jonathan Tjarks

Newsdesk contributor

An award-winning freelance writer who has worked with the Dallas Morning News, the Austin American Statesman and Talking Points Memo, Jonathan Tjarks wanted to be an NBA player growing up. But he stopped growing at 6'5, so he became a writer instead.


Rockets Reportedly Deal Kyle Lowry To Toronto Raptors

In a blockbuster move that may signal the Houston Rockets finally beginning a full tear-down, the club has reportedly dealt star PG Kyle Lowry to the Toronto Raptors for at least one future...

Houston Rockets Add Scott Machado To Summer League Team

While most of the headlines surrounding the Houston Rockets in free agency have centered around Goran Dragic and Jeremy Lin, the team quietly signed an extremely interesting undrafted free agent to...

What Does Knicks Pursuit Of Steve Nash Mean For Jeremy Lin?

With the Houston Rockets close to offering another $30 million back-loaded contract to a restricted free agent, this time New York Knicks PG Jeremy Lin, there's still no way to know whether Lin's...

NBA Trade Rumors: Orlando Magic Reportedly 'Yawning' At Rockets Offer

While no one is exactly sure what the Houston Rockets are planning to do with the mass of first-round picks they have assembled, the big rumor is that they are trying to pull off a deal for...

NBA Draft Rumors: Will Rockets Stop Perry Jones Slide?

With the Houston Rockets accumulating draft picks in an effort to acquire Dwight Howard, trade up for Andre Drummond or ... do something, whatever something is, it's hard to speculate on what...

Rockets Trade Samuel Dalembert To Bucks To Move Up Two Spots

The Houston Rockets continue wheeling and dealing in the rup-up to the 2012 NBA Draft: Dalembert and the 14th pick go the Bucks for the 12th pick, Shaun Livingston, Jon Brockman, Jon Leurer and...

2012 NBA Mock Draft: Houston Rockets Have Lots Of Options

It's been widely rumored that the Houston Rockets are stockpiling draft picks in an effort to make a run at Dwight Howard, but, for now, the team has a unique opportunity to re-shape their...

2012 NBA Draft: Houston Rockets Trying To Trade Up

According to the latest reports from's Sam Amick, the Houston Rockets are trying to shake up the draft by packaging their picks at No. 14 and No. 16 to move up. While Amick has them taking...

Wimbledon 2012 Seeding: Only Three Americans In Top 32

There aren't many Americans in the top 32 of the Wimbledon draw.

NBA Draft Rumors: Would Lakers Deal Pau Gasol For Two First Round Picks?

The Houston Rockets have been linked to LA Lakers PF/C Pau Gasol ever since the team's three-way deal to acquire Gasol was infamously vetoed by NBA commissioner David Stern right before the start...

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