Found September 04, 2012 on
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Back on Monday, Lakers center Dwight Howard got the chance to meet Lakers legendary center/assistant coach Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and he had to tweet about it.
Check out the below tweet
which mentions Howard's emotions after meeting one of his idols:
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
New Lakers center Dwight Howard tweeted that he "was in tears" upon meeting the legendary Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Dwight Howard made a mess on his way out of Orlando, but seems to want to mend his relationship with Magic fans with this gesture.
Dwight Howard just tweeted a picture of him and legendary Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. In Dwight’s tweet, he said,
Me and @kaj33 together. For many years to come.
Shortly after, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar tweeted a response to the picture and said,
#DwightHoward Great meeting you today – Laker Nation is in great hands for years to come. Now lets WIN a championship.
Dwight Howard is a Los Angeles Laker and being apart of one of the greatest basketball organizations ever comes with a price. He held a twitter chat session with fans and he was asked if he would train with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and he answered he would. Of course, he has to receive clearance from [...]
Dwight Howard and the city of Orlando had some great years together, but this past year was quite the nightmare. The Orlando Magic wanted Superman to stay and Howard seemed interested in staying, but not really. Dwight Howard is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers and has moved on. He bought an ad for a newspaper in Orlando and thanked the city for making him who he is...
Dwight Howard need to just chill out on the beach somewhere, and run anytime someone with a camera or recorder comes near him. He took ou an ad in the Orlando Sentinal thanking the city of Orlando and its fans.
“To play the game of basketball in the NBA is a blessing and to have had the opportunity to play before the Orlando fans for eight years was truly a privilege and an honor...
Dramatic Reenactment.While new Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard waits for the doorways and halls to be raised in his new home in HELL Newport Beach, he’s currently staying at a posh hotel in Beverly Hills. That, of course, has made him readily accessible for TMZ and the other Los Angeles paparazzi, and Howard is fine with that because he shamelessly wants to be loved and...
As many players before him have done, Dwight Howard took out an ad in the local paper thanking the team and fans that he had just abandoned. I have a feeling many of the fans don’t feel the same way, with the upcoming Magic team predicted to do poorly at best. Either way it was [...]
Dwight Howard finally did something to repair his reputation over the weekend. Howard’s rep has taken a hit this off season because of all his antics with the Orlando Magic. One day Howard wanted traded another he didn’t. Howard only wanted traded to a certain team. It seemed like there was a new Howard rumor every day. After a while people just got tired of it...
Dwight Howard recently came out with a message of public appreciation for the city of Orlando taking out a full page ad in the Orlando sentinel saying: “words cannot express the love that I have for Orlando. With your support we have done great things in this city from hanging banners to impacting our youth”. This has been the latest in a string of public displays of appreciation...
Dwight Howard says he cried when meeting Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
I don’t think there’s anything that Dwight Howard’s PR firm could have written that would of come off as sincere.
Maybe the plans for this were in place when the Rockets thought they might be getting Dwight Howard and fans would need a bigger screen to see him on, but the team is installing the biggest indoor, center-hung video screen in the United States.
Before you say, “bigger than Cowboys Stadium? Impossible!” Cowboys Stadium in Arlington has a retractable roof, which technically...
For having scored the most points in NBA history, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has an odd need to feel wanted. Abdul-Jabbar will finally get the statue he always wanted outside the Los Angeles Lakers' home arena, and on Monday he sat down with his former team's newest elite big man, Dwight Howard. Pretty much everybody agrees that Abdul-Jabbar is the second-greatest living center...