Posted on · Jeff Balke joins Houston Matters to recap a busy week in local sports.
Posted on · From the Astros winning the World Series, to the Rockets' blazing start, we look back at the top stories in Houston sports from 2017.
Posted on · From the Texans losing another quarterback, to the Rockets' continued dominance, we discuss the latest developments in Houston sports with Jeff Balke.
Posted on · On Dec. 9, 1977, Rockets forward Rudy Tomjanovich was punched in the face during a fight in a game against the Lakers. Beyond the severe injuries the blow caused, writer John Feinstein talks about how the incident changed two lives -- and the -- NBA forever.
Posted on · The businessman and restaurateur has previously indicated interest in owning a hockey team
Posted on · Jeff Balke joins Houston Matters to discuss the latest developments in Houston sports.
Posted on · Aside from the Astros advancing to the World Series, there were still plenty of other Houston sports stories to discuss this week. From the Rockets season starting with an upset of the NBA champs, to the Dynamo securing a home playoff game, Jeff Balke joins us with the latest.
Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: We preview the Astros-Dodgers World Series. Author Mark Bowden talks about how one battle changed the course of the Vietnam War -- and Americans' attitudes about the conflict back home. Plus Jeff Balke discusses all the other developments in Houston sports.
Posted on · The Astros look to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the ALCS at Yankee Stadium tonight. And the Rockets prepare to start a new season -- with a new star and a new owner. We discuss all the latest Houston sports news with Jeff Balke.
Posted on · From the latest assessment of how much Harvey debris has been removed, to the possibility of the NHL bringing a team to Houston -- our panel of non-experts discusses The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly of this week's news.
Posted on · The terms of the sale haven't been disclosed yet.
Posted on · (Above: Panelists discuss diversity in the workforce (L-R): Bruce Ruzinsky, partner and chair of the diversity committee at the Jackson Walker law firm; Ivette Mayo, president of Yo Soy I Am, LLC; and Dennis Kennedy, founder of the National Diversity Council. Photo: Derek Stokely | Houston Public Media) Houston Matters is broadcasting live today from […]
Posted on · Today, Houston Matters kicks off its 3rd annual State of Houston series with a look at the state of Houston transportation with the help of News 88.7 transportation reporter Gail Delaughter. Also this hour…
Posted on · Confusion over the Texas voter ID law kept some people from voting in the 2016 election, according to a new study. Last week (April 10, 2017), the University of Houston's Hobby School of Public Affairs released a study that found what many political watchers have suspected: confusion over the law kept some people from voting […]
Posted on · What was billed as a showdown between MVP candidates did not disappoint. But James Harden and the Houston Rockets' dominant 137-125 win over Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder Sunday (March 26, 2017) did reveal a contrast in styles and depth. We discuss the game, the MVP race — and other developments in Houston […]