Found March 25, 2014 on Sportress of Blogitude:
PLAYERS: Dwight Howard
TEAMS: Houston Rockets
Coming off a win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday, the Houston Rockets don’t have another game scheduled until Thursday, so Dwight Howard took advantage of the free time to pay a visit to the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston where he was given a behind-the-scenes tour. While there, Howard got to play […] The post Dwight Howard gets to play astronaut at NASA’s space center in Houston (videos) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

Dwight Howard block makes Josh McRoberts sad (VIDEO)

via Vine Josh McRoberts, a seventh-year journeyman had big hopes and dreams over posterizing Dwight Howard.  Howard had other plans. The look on McBob’s face when he’s resigned to the fact that his hopes and dreams were crushed is outfreakinstanding. The block topped off McRoberts’ subpar night. James Harden succeeded in slamming over McRoberts earlier Monday. [the Score]

Dwight Howard tries to break dance in Instagram video

The ability to break dance requires a lot flexibility and dexterity. The best break dancers are often smaller individuals who were born with the skill to throw their bodies around on the dance floor. None of these attributes of break dancers can be said about Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard, but that did not stop him from trying his best to bust a move in an Instagram video...

Rockets' Dwight Howard expects to return Monday

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard remains a game-time decision as the Rockets visit the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday night. Coach Kevin McHale is optimistic he will return to action tonight as Howard practiced with the team on Sunday.According to Jenny Dial Creech of the Houston Chronicle, coach McHale said he would be “shocked” if Howard did not return to the lineup tonight...

Charlotte's Josh McRoberts Had a Real Tough Night Against the Houston Rockets

Josh Roberts did not have a great night Monday. It wasn't that he necessarily played a bad game against Houston. He was just  a little overmatched with the guys he was going up against--but that didn't stop him from trying. However, trying will usually not get you too far; dunked on by James Harden maybe.@SBNationGIF/TwitterAs bad as it was getting dunked on, getting rejected...

Dwight Howard does astronaut training at NASA

At one time or another, we’ve all looked to the stars and wondered about the outermost reaches of the cosmos. Earlier today, Houston Rockets Dwight Howard got the chance to train like an astronaut at a behind-the-scenes look at NASA. Check out some of D-12′s spaceman training in the below video clips: *** Howard image courtesy of Getty Images

Linsanity: The Jeremy Lin Movie Is Worth Watching

Photo Credit: AsianWeek We had finally watched the Jeremy Lin movie, called ‘Linsanity’. The film is about a talented Asian basketball player who had amazing ability on the court, but never received the credit he deserved. The movie discusses in full detail, Lin’s trials and tribulations, his family, and the rugged tunnel he walked through on his way to stardom in the NBA....

Jadeveon Clowney Flicks Up With James Harden & Dwight Howard

NFL draft prospect Jadeveon Clowney flicked up with Houston Rockets stars Dwight Howard and James Harden on Monday night. The Rockets were in Charlotte to play the Bobcats. While the Houston Texans hold the number one pick in May’s draft, their need for a QB is probably a bit more pressing than a pass rusher in Clowney. I can’t see Clowney falling out of the top 5 picks. In...

Sources: Kelvin Sampson a leading candidate for University of Houston job

Houston Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson has emerged as a leading candidate to become the head coach at the university of Houston, multiple sources told Yahoo Sports. Sampson is expected to meet with school representatives soon to discuss the job. Sources told Yahoo Sports that the Cougars are determined to hire a proven winner at the major level of college basketball. Sampson...

Kelvin Sampson Emerges As Candidate For University Of Houston

Kelvin Sampson has become a leading candidate to replace James Dickey as head coach at the University of Houston. Sampson took Oklahoma to the 2002 Final Four and had 18 consecutive winning seasons at Washington State, Oklahoma and Indiana. Sampson has interviewed for several NBA head coaching jobs in recent years and is well-regarded within NBA circles. Sampson is currently an assistant...

Yes, NBA GMs Have Read Your Fake Trade Proposals, And Yes, They Have Seriously Considered Them

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is one of the more forward-thinking GMs in all of sports — not just the NBA. He’s also very active on social media and interacting with fans, such as the time he shared his favorite interview answers from NBA Draft prospects, or confirming his account at Clutch Fans. Today, Morey was asked on Twitter if NBA GMs (to his knowledge) read...

Daryl Morey thinks NBA GM’s might get trade ideas from online message boards

Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey is seen by many as a creative dealmaker who loves swapping players and picks in order to gain assets for the future. Over the last few years he has used this creativity to build the Rockets into the contender that they are now. But, maybe not all of his completed trades were his original idea. Today, Morey was answering fans’ questions...

Dwight Howard training for next mission to Moon?

Dwight Howard is looking to take Houston where it hasn't been in a few decades. But maybe it's not just to the NBA Finals.

Harden scores 31, Rockets top Bobcats 100-89

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) James Harden scored 31 points, Dwight Howard had a double-double in his return to the court and the Houston Rockets defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 100-89 Monday night for their fourth straight win.

Grant Hill Orlando Magic ‘Legends Night’ Interview

Grant Hill is ready for closure with Magic fans, and so is the Orlando organization. ‘G-Hill’ is receiving his ‘Legends Night’ honor despite only playing 200 regular season and 4 playoff games in his 7-year tenure. For what it’s worth, the current basketball commentator provided an outstanding interview as G-Hill reflected back on his playing past. From believing that Tim...
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