Found November 18, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
PLAYERS: Dwight Howard
TEAMS: Houston Rockets
Elmo and "Mr. Dwight" demonstrate the meaning of the word when they have to come up with a strategy to get the ball back from Mr. Tiger.Now if only "Mr. Dwight" could come up with a strategy to improve his free throw shooting. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

WATCH: Dwight Howard made an appearance on Sesame Street

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is one of the most polarizing figures in sports.  On one hand, he's a fun-loving goofball who seems like he should be one of the most popular players in the NBA.  On the other hand, he's an indecisive monster who has left a trail of carnage in both Orlando and Los Angeles.  There's not a lot of middle ground. Howard showed that...

One of Dwight Howard's Baby Mommas--Hope Alexa--is Hot! (and I have proof)

Dwight Howard is another one of those guys that has multiple kids by different mothers-- or so we think. He has been able to keep his reproductive life under wraps for the most part (an impressive accomplishment), but when you are a superstar like him there is no way everything can be kept quiet.Near as I can tell (or find on the internet) he has as many as five kids with each by...

Rockets Mascot Beats Dwight Howard in Backwards Half-Court Shot Competition Before Celtics Game (Video)

Dwight Howard may be better at shooting backwards half-court shots than free throws, but he still has nothing on the Rockets mascot. Houston’s furry mascot (not a rocket, mind you), Clutch, witnessed Howard nearly sink a backwards toss from half court before Tuesday night’s Celtics-Rockets game. While Howard’s near miss had the other players and the mascot impressed, they weren’t...

Olajuwon: I wish Dwight Howard was doing a better job

Hakeem Olajuwon says he wishes Dwight Howard was playing better Speaking from the country of Nigeria, Hakeem Olajuwon expressed his feelings about Dwight Howard. The Houston Rockets brought Olajuwon in to personally work with Howard and his flaws. One of those flaws is his free throw shooting, in which Dwight is shooting a career low .531 from the charity stripe this season. Of...

Hakeem Says Dwight Howard Has Regressed Back To Old Bad Habits

  The teacher isn’t pleased with the student. After spending the summer working with Olajuwon over the summer to correct his bad habits, Dwight has gone right back to many of them, according to ‘The Dream’ himself. One of the major areas Dwight worked with Hakeem on was his free throws–Howard is shooting a career low in free throws early into the season. Olajuwon has taken...

Dwight Howard and Rockets mascot “Clutch” try some behind-the-head half-court shots

As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick,  we are fans of half-court shots and earlier tonight, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard and the Rockets mascot “Clutch” decided to try some half-court shots with a twist. Watch as both D-12 and “Clutch” both try a behind-the-head half court shot before the start of the Rockets/Celtics game: *** Howard image courtesy of Getty Images

Dwight Howard Strokes 17-24 FT’s, Rockets Snap 7-Game Losing Streak to Denver

Final Score: Denver Nuggets 111, Houston Rockets 122 The Houston Rockets split their two-game road trip after losing in OT to a resilient 76’ers squad but gained a much-needed win in Jeremy Lin’s homecoming to New York against the Knicks.  The Rockets’ player of the week has unquestionably been Jeremy Lin, who has revitalized the […]The post Dwight Howard Strokes 17-24 FT’s...

Denver Nuggets Hack-a-Howard and Lose to Houston 122-111

Denver Nuggets vs Houston Rockets: Lose 122-111 The Denver Nuggets traveled to take on the Houston Rockets on the second half of a back-to-back. Denver won its third straight on Friday night before heading to Texas. Houston is the 2nd highest scoring team in the NBA. Houston came out of the gates with guns blazing and put Denver in a 12-2 hole early. Chandler Parsons had 8 of those...

Report: Rockets likely to trade Asik

To most players, fans, and staff of the Houston Rockets, landing Dwight Howard in free agency this past Summer was a win, but to big man, Omer Asik, the acquisition has been a nightmare. Reports of Asik requesting a trade surfaced almost as soon as Howard signed on the dotted line, but in recent weeks, the requests have turned into demands, and the defensive specialist has now reportedly...

Rockets-Mavericks Preview

It should be interesting to see what kind of reaction Dwight Howard receives when he takes the court against another team that lost in the summer recruiting battle for his services. Howard and the Rockets seek their fourth straight win Wednesday night when they try to snap a six-game road losing streak in Dallas, where the Mavericks look to remain unbeaten. The Rockets (8-4) and...

Celtics-Rockets Preview

A strong performance from the free-throw line for Dwight Howard his last time out has the Houston Rockets less worried about the ball being in his hands at the end of close games. The star center will look to continue his recently improved foul shooting and help the Rockets to their fourth win in five games Tuesday night against the visiting Boston Celtics. Again subjected to being...

Hakeem Olajuwon On Dwight Howard: ‘I Wish He Was Doing A Better Job’

Hakeem Olajuwon recently spoke about how he wished Dwight Howard was doing a better job this season after mentoring him in the offseason when the big man joined the Rockets. According to Fran Blinebury of “The truth is that I can’t wait to get back to Houston to do more work with Dwight,” said Olajuwon, who left Houston in early October to return to his home in Amman...

NBA Hall of Fame center Hakeem Olajuwon says Dwight Howard still does not have post moves

If there is one thing Dwight Howard does not have, that would be a solid interior game.  He can clog up the paint and block shots, but when posting up […]

Two Courtside-Sitting Bros Troll A Thunder Game By Wearing Houston Rockets Jerseys

It appears Oklahoma City Thunder owner Clay Bennett is officially fed up with fans trolling his sidelines by wearing uniforms of other teams — both current, and those long gone. The latest incident at Chesapeake Energy Arena happened Monday night, when two young men (both sitting courtside) were spotted prior to OKC’s game against the Denver Nuggets wearing Houston Rockets jerseys...
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