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Dwight Howard is to shooting free throws as I am to dunking; we both are horrible at it. So what does the best center in the NBA have in common with the Denver Nuggets? Free throws, folks or lack thereof. Dwight Howard is a 58.7% career free-throw shooter; enthusiasts often see the Hack-A-Howard strategy when [...]The post 2012 Denver Nuggets: The Dwight Howard Of Free Throws appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
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According to the City Council, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, has been declared "Dwight Howard Day."
Council members Bernard C. Parks and Jan Perry put forward the motion in Wednesday morning's City Council meeting.
Howard will visit City Hall at 5 p.m. to receive the honor.
The Lakers acquired the 26-year-old center from the Orlando Magic over the off-season. Through...
Playing for the Los Angeles Lakers has inspired a few changes in Dwight Howard.
If you have been watching the team’s their last two games, and as a DirecTV customer I certainly have not, then you may have noticed Howard has been rocking a new look. Yes, the big man has been wearing a headband the last two games.
The headband trend first started on Sunday when Howard wore a stars...
Shaq wants his social media audience to know one thing about his take on current Lakers’ center Dwight Howard. It’s not hate. Responding to a tweeter who told the Hall of Fame center to stop ‘Hating On Dwight Howard’, Shaq recorded a YouTube video of his response. “First of all, how do you spell ‘hate’?...Read the Rest...
Check out Kobe last night tossing an alley-oop to the big man Dwight Howard against the Spurs. Lob city has been in Los Angeles for the last couple years with Blake Griffin and Chris Paul, but now it's moving to a different part of the city with the Lakers. Once Steve Nash makes his way back from injury we should see even more of this going down in the gold uniforms.
Dwight Howard dunks amongst three Spurs on Tuesday.
The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 84-82 loss to the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center on Tuesday night. The Lakers are now 3-5, and next play home to Phoenix on night.
The Lakers regular season winning percentage against the Spurs after Tuesday night’s loss. They’re now 74-73 all-time against San Antonio, but...
With all the hoopla of Mike Brown’s hiring, Mike D’Antoni’s hiring and Magic’s mouring; it may have slipped under the radar that Wednesday was Dwight Howard day in Los Angeles. Proclaimed by Councilman Bernard Parks and Council Woman Jan Perry, Snoop Dog read the proclamation and DH was serenaded by a gospel choir.
Is D’Antoni a better fit than uncle Phil Jackson?
Pau Gasol got home from the game and read about it on Twitter, while Dwight Howard got a midnight message on his BlackBerry. They shared most Los Angeles Lakers fans' mix of surprise, trepidation and anticipation.
Just when everybody thought the Lakers were getting back together with Phil Jackson, they switched course in the middle of the night and went with Mike D'Antoni...
LOS ANGELES "Brown is a good coach 314 regular-season wins don't lie. He actually has a full season this year to show it. Let him."
I wrote that at the end of last week's "Three Thoughts." I didn't know it was also going to be the end of Mike Brown. But I still stand by what I wrote Mike Brown is a good coach.
He's just not the right coach...
The San Antonio Spurs (6-1) will take on the new-look Los Angeles Lakers (3-4) in Los Angeles who haven't gotten off to good start. Aside from adding Steve Nash and Dwight Howard to the mix, the Lakers went through a coaching change firing former Spurs assistant coach Mike Brown and added Mike D'Antoni. Needless to say, this Lakers team will need a bit more time to get some...
Mike D'Antoni is burdened with bringing the 2013 Los Angeles Lakers to a place based off of expectations rather than the realistic capabilities of this particular group of guys.
The NBA’s most fascinating team made a drastic change earlier this week and now they take their rightful place as…well still the league’s most fascinating team. The change I’m of course referring...
New Lakers coach, Mike D’Antoni, held his first practice on Thursday a day after arriving in L.A. Still on crutches due to a recent knee replacement surgery, D’Antoni was seen catching up with Steve Nash and sharing a laugh with Dwight Howard and Jordan Hill. Of course the biggest issue was how D’Antoni would interact with Kobe [...]