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Rudy Tomjanovich Remembers "Kiss Of Death" With Mario Elie

Former Rockets head coach Rudy Tomjanovich joined The Triple Threat Wednesday on Sports Radio 610 over the phone with Mario Elie in studio, and retold some never-before-heard details of Elie’s famed “Kiss Of Death” from 20 years ago. 6 more words


It is Kelly Hashway Week!

Have you ever had an author that you had to read every book that they wrote? An author that is a true escape for you? Well,…how about you let Kelly Hashway be that author for you. 483 more words

May 20, 1995: Mario Elie hits "Kiss of Death" shot

20 years ago today, Mario Elie of the Houston Rockets hit the “Kiss of Death” shot to clinch the Western Conference semifinal Game 7 victory over the Phoenix Suns.

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Countering the memoir's kiss of death

When talking to my students (and clients) about their memoirs, I notice we all tend to avoid the 800-pound gorilla in the garret: boredom. Sadly, far too many of the memoirs being produced today suffer from this condition. 569 more words


Rockets: Clutch City Re-Imagined

Josh Reese

The Rockets rookie big Clint Capela was not even born when Clutch City was born and the Rockets won their first of the team’s back to back championships. 268 more words


Elie: "Ariza Hit The 'Kiss of Death' Tonight"

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – 20 years ago, almost to the day, Mario Elie hit one of the biggest shots in Rockets’ franchise history.

His three-pointer was called the “Kiss of Death” and it helped propel the Rockets past the Suns in the Western Conference semifinals on Houston’s path to the 1995 NBA title. 196 more words


Kiss of Death - Cee's Odd-Ball Photo Challenge #19

What I most love about traveling are the unexpected things you happen upon as you explore a new city.

Of course, it doesn’t hurt when it happens to be… 12 more words