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Dwight Howard can sign a five-year, $117.9 million contract with the Lakers this offseason, as opposed to a four-year, $87.6 million deal with a rival team.
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The Los Angeles Lakers had gone five games before newly-acquired center Dwight Howard finally took the floor for them in some preseason action, and they decided to celebrate the occasion by punking him.As LBS contributor A. Liu informed us, the Lakers were set to run through the tunnel to begin warming up before their preseason game against the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center...
EL SEGUNDO, CA -- Basketball's longest-running mystery is about to get it's final curtain.
And, of course, it turns out that the team's other new superstar provided the end to the drama.
Following Saturday's Laker practice at the team training facility, Dwight Howard was askedfor the 3,445,698th timewhen he was going to play in a game for his new team....
Dwight Howard had 19 points, 12 rebounds and four blocked shots in his Lakers debut, but Los Angeles still dropped to 0-6 in the preseason when DeMarcus Cousins rallied the Sacramento Kings to a 99-92 victory on Sunday night.
The Lakers finally unveiled their new franchise center after Howard sat out the first five preseason games while exercising caution with his surgically repaired...
Ok, so it was only a preseason game, but Laker fans finally got a chance to see Dwight Howard in purple and gold Sunday night as Los Angeles took on the Sacramento Kings. The Lakers lost 92-99 and fell to 0-6 in the preseason, but L.A. fans should be excited about what they saw from their newly acquired center.
There were some questions whether Howard would be 100% after offseason...
It seems as though Los Angeles Lakers fans may get their wish as it’s being reported by Y! Sports that Dwight Howard may return to play in a preseason game on Sunday at the Staples Center against the Sacramento Kings. The Los Angeles Lakers have targeted Sunday’s preseason game against the Sacramento Kings for Dwight [...]The post Report: Dwight Howard to make Los Angeles Lakers...
Dwight Howard played his first NBA minutes during Sunday’s preseason game between the Lakers and the Kings. Howard had a decent Lakers debut scoring 19 points, pulling down 12 rebounds and blocking 4 shots.
But as expected, all of his game isn’t completely there yet. Namely, the part of his rebounding game where he can effectively box-out his man. Kings rookie Thomas Robinson...
Dwight Howard expects to make his first preseason appearance with the Lakers on Sunday against the Kings.
Dwight Howard expects to be nervous when he makes his debut with the Lakers.
Dwight Howard played his first game in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform on Sunday night, and the superstar center is already part of an awesome highlight in a Lakers uniform. But... it's of him being dunked on.
Watch Sacramento Kings rookie Thomas Robinson throw down a spectacular putback dunk over Howard:
Those are some freaking ridiculous hops from Robinson, the fifth...
Former Kansas Jayhawk and Sacramento Kings rookie Thomas Robinson decided to introduce himself to new LA Lakers center Dwight Howard in stunning fashion, slamming home a Kings’ miss right over Howard’s back. The height he gets is truly impressive:
It was so nice, both the Kings bench and the Lakers bench loved it, and Dwight has to know there’s a target on his back after the...
The Defensive Player of the Year award will be won by a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, but that player will not be Dwight Howard. The player who will win the award will be Metta World Peace. Most people might find that to be an absurd thing to say, but I truly believe it [...]
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There's only 11 days until opening night but the Lakers (0-4) have yet to scratch a W in exhibition games. The way things are going so far, Laker fans might see Dwight Howard suited on the floor before seeing the Lakers get the slippery win.If you're one of those who thinks Time Warner Cable also controls Lakers news and don't bother getting on the internet until that...
The 2012-2013 narratives:
-The Lakers became immediate threats to dethrone the Heat as NBA champs when they acquired Dwight Howard.
-San Antoniomay have lost four straight to OKC to end its season, but they’re gonna be back.
-Boston will be Miami’s biggest threat out of the East.
But the common thread among these perennial NBA contenders? These guys are old. Each team has the...