Found November 26, 2012 on
5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
New team, same old Dwight Howard. After starting the 2012 NBA season at 1-4, the Los Angeles Lakers have bounced back nicely as they currently stand with a record of 7-7 in the Western Conference.
During a recent team flight, Howard somehow gained control of the in-board intercom and decided to have some at the expense of some of his teammates.
The major target of his rant was Kobe Bryant as Dwight decided to exaggerate Kobe’s age just a little bit which caused the cabin of Lakers to laugh:
Following the Lakers’ loss to the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday, Dwight started cracking jokes over the speaker on the team plane and even got in a dig about Kobe’s age.
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Los Angeles Lakers star Dwight Howard’s ex-girlfriend and baby mama wants him to pay her more than $100,000 in legal fees. Howard and former “Basketball Wives” star Royce Reed are battling it out after Howard filed for sole custody of their young son. TMZ reports that Reed’s attorneys have asked a Florida judge to make Howard pay her legal bills. After all the Lakers...
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Tweet While the Los Angeles Lakers are struggling during a two-game losing streak, it appears that first-year Laker Dwight Howard hasn’t lost his wild sense of humor. Here’s video of Howard clowning Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant’s age on a recent team flight: I’m not too sure how Kobe or fans will respond to Howard’s joking [...]
Round 2988 between Dwight Howard and his son’s mother, Royce Reed. In this court battle, Royce has filed legal documents in Florida requesting Dwight cover her legal fees. Per TMZ, Royce has about $45,000 in legal fees that she’s spent fighting Dwight on various cases related to the custody of their son Braylon. Per Royce, [...]
Kobe Bryant wore his Nike Grinch shoes for the past two years on Christmas Day, and it looks like he will be rocking them this year as well. Nike unveiled the kicks today and from the looks of it, I think folks should be fairly happy. How do you think they compare to his 2010 and 2011 shoes?
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This is kinda funny, but I just know Kobe despises Dwight Howard. It’s because he has the same demeanor on the court as he does on the team plane.
Paint your face, clown.
(h/t Hoops Hype)
GQ recently released a list titled “The Least Influential People of 2012″. One particular NBA player made that list. That player, you may ask? Dwight Howard of the Los Angeles Lakers. GQ did include an important note that states,
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Last year, Nike released a surprising Christmas pack which featured three eye-catching sneakers from their most coveted athletes in Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, and Kevin Durant. This pack sold-out instantly and left those sneakerheads who missed out wondering if they could redeem themselves next year.
The answer to that question is an emphatic yes! Images of this year’s “Christmas”...
NBA superstar, Kobe Bryant, and prominent Argentine footballer, Lionel Messi, star in this ad for Turkish Airlines shot back in September:
The Los Angeles Lakers finally may be getting the hang of coach Mike D'Antoni's up-tempo offense, which may be in for one of its toughest tests against the defensive-minded Indiana Pacers.
Los Angeles begins a three-game homestand Tuesday night versus the Pacers, who will be kicking off a four-game road trip with the first of three straight games in California.
Despite getting a 40-point effort from a flu-ridden Kobe Bryant, the Indiana Pacers pulled out a victory at the Staples Center against the Los Angeles Lakers.
With the score tied at 77, Hill took the last shot for the Pacers as he drove past Lakers forward Metta World Peace and put up a lay-up past the arms of Pau Gasol and Dwight Howard attempting to block it: