Found November 03, 2013 on Beyond The Buzzer:
PLAYERS: Dwight Howard
TEAMS: Houston Rockets
Following the Sixers win over the Bulls to improve to 3-0, Evan Turner had unique praise for teammate Spencer Hawes who finished with 18 points, 11 rebounds, 3 blocked shots, and 2 assists, comparing him to Rockets center Dwight Howard. Read more at According to “He’s doing a great job, rebounding most of all,” Turner said of Hawes. “We need the presence. Right now, he’s the white Dwight [Howard].” The post Evan Turner Calls Spencer Hawes ‘The White Dwight’ appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.

Dwight Howard Says Bring on the Boo Birds

When Dwight Howard made his first regular season appearance in LA after bailing on the Lakers, he was not welcomed back with open arms.  Who knew.  If Dwight thought his reception was bad when the Rockets traveled to play the Clippers last night (Clippers hammered the previously undefeated Rockets 137-117) wait till the Black Mamba get’s a hold of him in Lakerland. The LA crowd...

Dwight Howard Gets Rejected By The Rim In LA Return (Video)

It wasn’t a pleasant return to Staples Center for Dwight Howard to say the least. The night started bad from the opening gates. Howard picked up three fouls in the first quarter and to make matters worse, he botched an open dunk, much to the delight of the Los Angeles crowd. Although the Rockets were playing the Clippers, not the Lakers. Howard still received heavy ‘boos’...

Dwight Howard Says It’s Unfortunate The Lakers Have the Most Fans in the World

Basically what Dwight is saying is that he couldn’t handle the expectations and pressure from the Lakers fanbase, so he bounced. D.Howard on life after the Lakers: "Fans are very passionate about their team & unfortunately the Lakers have the most fans in the world" — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) November 4, 2013 Third-person count for Dwight Howard today? Three ...

Dwight Howard Takes Shot at Lakers Fans

Dwight Howard is an interesting character. And if you read between the lines in these statements, he seems to be basically admitting that the spotlight in Los Angeles was just a little too bright for him. D.Howard on life after the Lakers: "Fans are very passionate about their team & unfortunately the Lakers have the […]

Dwight Howard Guest Stars on Disney Channel (Video)

Houston Rockets superstar Dwight Howard did a guest spot on Disney Channel’s “Mighty Med” for their “Pranksgivings” kickoff programming. Dwight pokes a little fun at his free-throw shooting in the clip, saying he could only make five out of 10 of his “freeze throws.” Naturally, his defense and rebounding is praised, with him being referred to as “the Great Defender...

Dwight Eager To Stop Discussing Lakers

Dwight Howard is back in Los Angeles on Monday with the Houston Rockets playing the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center. The Rockets will also play the Los Angeles Lakers back in Houston this week on Thursday. “It’s over with,” Howard said about the Lakers. “I mean, there’s no need to talk about it. Things happen. It wasn’t the best situation for anybody. I made a...

Dwight without the 'D' — Clippers rout Howard and defenseless Rockets

The Clippers were off to the races Monday night, running over the foul-prone Dwight Howard and his Houston Rockets and running toward a historic night. With seven players scoring in double figures, and with Chris Paul leading the way with his fourth straight double-double, the Clippers defeated the Rockets, 137-118, Monday night at Staples Center. “It was one of those games....

Dwight Howard, “I don’t care, they can boo me a million times”

Earlier tonight, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard made his first regular season trip back to Los Angeles after signing with the Houston Rockets. During the Rockets/Clippers game, Dwight was booed and after the game, ESPN LA’s Arash Markazi got this quote from him: Dwight Howard: "I don’t care. They can boo me million times. I don't care." — Arash Markazi ...

Around the NBA: Howard squares off against Lakers

The NBA season isn't even a week old and Dwyane Wade has already missed one game. That's enough to raise a few eyebrows after the Miami guard battled knee problems last year. But Miami coach Erik Spoelstra wants Heat fans to just relax, saying there's nothing wrong with the 31-year-old superstar. Wade sat out the second game of the season but there's no plan to...

Morning Shootaround: Validation?

Howard at home on D, not in Big D Rockets 113, Mavericks 105 It has only been two games, but there has to be the feeling that Dwight Howard has finally found a comfortable landing spot. He told Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports before the opener against Charlotte on Wednesday that he looked around at the players on the roster and the situation he was in and realized he was...

Dwight Howard Jokes at Fighting in UFC for $10 Million (Video)

It’s fight week, so every UFC fan knows what that means. It is Dana White’s (video) blog week, too. In White’s latest vlog, he provides behind-the-scenes footage from UFC 166 in Houston. The most intriguing part of the video takes place backstage when White meets up with Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard. The FORMER Los Angeles Laker tells teammate Chandler Parsons that...

The Houston Rockets Are Championship Contenders

In 2012-2013, the Houston Rockets turned heads. With a run and gun style of offense and a legitimate superstar in James Harden, they had high expectations this year. Then, they signed the best center in the NBA (Dwight Howard) to a 4 year/$87 million contract in the off season. Now poised for a breakout season, ...The post The Houston Rockets Are Championship Contenders appeared...

Dana White Fight For The Troops Video Blog

I have a tough time believing Dwight Howard, who is far from a tough guy in the NBA, would actually get in the cage and fight someone.  I’ll call that bluff Dwight.  Thanks to Intravid for the heads up. Chael and Kenflo take on Dwight Howard in the Octagon Watch all fighter video blogs at

Rockets-Jazz Preview

A pair of close defeats have the Utah Jazz on the brink of their worst start in 34 years. Facing the Houston Rockets isn't likely to help. The Jazz will try to avoid opening a season with a third straight loss Saturday night and prevent the Rockets from their best start in five years. Utah (0-2) opened the season with a 101-98 loss to Oklahoma City on Wednesday, and followed...

Daybreak: Yardbarker Morning Bark

Usain Bolt's diet, NHL toughness, and Dwight Howard reacts to Mark Cuban...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.