Found December 09, 2013 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick would like to wish Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard a belated 28th birthday and apparently from this Instagram video, he got something pretty silly for his b-day. Check out the Instagram video captured by Rockets guard Jeremy Lin which shows Dwight getting the silly string treatment as multiple cans were sprayed at him: *** Howard image courtesy of Getty Images

Video: Houston Rockets Shower Birthday Boy Dwight Howard in Silly String

Dwight Howard ushered in his 28th birthday with a 20-point, 22-rebound performance in the Rockets’ win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday. Jeremy Lin later shared a video of his Houston Rockets teammates celebrating Howard’s B-Day by giving him a silly-string shower. Check out the clip of the wild celebration below. Happy 28th Birthday @dwighthoward !!! #sillystring The post...

Teammates shower Dwight Howard with silly string for his birthday

On Sunday, the Houston Rockets helped Dwight Howard celebrate his 28th birthday by showering him with silly string. Thanks to teammate Jeremy Lin, we have video capturing that special moment:H/T TNLP. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

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Dwight Howard was late for the pregame shootaround. So he knew that playing on his 28th birthday, and against his former team, the onus was on him to both atone and deliver. Done and done. Howard had 20 points and 22 rebounds Sunday night to lead the Houston Rockets over the Orlando Magic 98-88. ''I just wanted to get the win tonight,'' Howard said. ''I...

Report: Sixers A Serious Trade Destination For Omer Asik

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Houston Rockets’ Mascot Nails The Ol’ No-look Hook From Half-court On an Exercise Ball Trick Shot

If I had a nickle for every time I’ve made this shot. It is not every day that you see this sort of shot pulled off, so please enjoy the moment and give it up for the Rockets’ mascot who nailed this shot prior to Sunday night’s game against the Magic. On a side note, is anyone else disturbed that some kids will realize that the mascot is just a normal person underneath his...

Terrence Jones End to End

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Magic-Rockets Preview

While Dwight Howard grew unhappy in Orlando after eight seasons with the Magic, he's surely pleased with how things are working out in Houston. The Rockets go for an eighth home win in nine games Sunday night when Howard faces his former team. Houston, which signed Howard to a four-year deal worth roughly $88 million this summer, has opened 14-7 while posting an NBA-leading...

Rockets mascot hits no-look half-court shot while standing on an exercise ball

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I would like to challenge any other mascot in the NBA to stand on an enormous exercise ball and make a hook shot from half-court. Go ahead and try.I dare you.From Bleacher Report Loading...

Video: Houston Rockets mascot hits half-court trick shot

Before a game, the Houston Rockets mascot, out of costume, hits a half-court hook shot while standing on an inflatable fitness ball.

Iron unkind for Magic in Houston

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Magic Wands: at Rockets

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