Found November 05, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Clippers were off to the races Monday night, running over the foul-prone Dwight Howard and his Houston Rockets and running toward a historic night. With seven players scoring in double figures, and with Chris Paul leading the way with his fourth straight double-double, the Clippers defeated the Rockets, 137-118, Monday night at Staples Center. “It was one of those games. We were making everything,” said Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, whose team shot 52.1% from the field, 39.5% (15 for 38) from three-point range. “They were in foul trouble. So for us tonight, a lot of things went right.” Paul directed the Clippers' track meet, scoring 23 points on seven-for-13 shooting, and handing out a season-high 17 assists. Jamal Crawford provided the spark off the bench, dropping in 21 points on seven-for-15 shooting, six-for-11 from three-point range. J.J. Redick gave the Clippers a lift with his 26 points on eight-for-17 shooting. Blake Griffin (18 points, seven rebounds), DeAndre Jor...

Dwight Howard Says Bring on the Boo Birds

When Dwight Howard made his first regular season appearance in LA after bailing on the Lakers, he was not welcomed back with open arms.  Who knew.  If Dwight thought his reception was bad when the Rockets traveled to play the Clippers last night (Clippers hammered the previously undefeated Rockets 137-117) wait till the Black Mamba get’s a hold of him in Lakerland. The LA crowd...

Dwight Howard Says It’s Unfortunate The Lakers Have the Most Fans in the World

Basically what Dwight is saying is that he couldn’t handle the expectations and pressure from the Lakers fanbase, so he bounced. D.Howard on life after the Lakers: "Fans are very passionate about their team & unfortunately the Lakers have the most fans in the world" — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) November 4, 2013 Third-person count for Dwight Howard today? Three ...

Fan at Staples Center hits Houston Rockets player Dwight Howard with a basketball

Dwight Howard is a big target.  His shoulders alone can be seen from a mile away.  His complaining and wishy-washy ways can be smelled from a distance.  On the other […]

Dwight Howard Says Lakers Fans Were Judgmental & He Was Unhappy in LA

Dwight will play the Lakers on Thursday and he had a lot of say about his former team and fans. “It’s time for everybody to get over it,” Howard continued. “It happened. It’s in the past. I’ve gotten over it. It didn’t work out (with the Lakers last season). The timing was off. It just wasn’t (there). Everybody was injured. “People can say that I ran from the situation...

Dwight Howard Takes Shot at Lakers Fans

Dwight Howard is an interesting character. And if you read between the lines in these statements, he seems to be basically admitting that the spotlight in Los Angeles was just a little too bright for him. D.Howard on life after the Lakers: "Fans are very passionate about their team & unfortunately the Lakers have the […]

Dwight Eager To Stop Discussing Lakers

Dwight Howard is back in Los Angeles on Monday with the Houston Rockets playing the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center. The Rockets will also play the Los Angeles Lakers back in Houston this week on Thursday. “It’s over with,” Howard said about the Lakers. “I mean, there’s no need to talk about it. Things happen. It wasn’t the best situation for anybody. I made a...

Evan Turner Calls Spencer Hawes ‘The White Dwight’

Following the Sixers win over the Bulls to improve to 3-0, Evan Turner had unique praise for teammate Spencer Hawes who finished with 18 points, 11 rebounds, 3 blocked shots, and 2 assists, comparing him to Rockets center Dwight Howard. Read more at According to

Dwight Howard, “I don’t care, they can boo me a million times”

Earlier tonight, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard made his first regular season trip back to Los Angeles after signing with the Houston Rockets. During the Rockets/Clippers game, Dwight was booed and after the game, ESPN LA’s Arash Markazi got this quote from him: Dwight Howard: "I don’t care. They can boo me million times. I don't care." — Arash Markazi ...

Dwight Howard: ‘I’ll Fight in the UFC for $10 Million’ (Video)

  Maybe Dwight found his second career after basketball.  The Houston Rockets center was seen chatting at UFC 166 in Houston with UFC president, Dana White, about the prospects of one day fighting in the Octagon. “If I get knocked out, I get knocked out,” said Howard, who signed a four-year, $88 million deal with the Rockets in July. “I’ll get back up one day.” H/T: Fox Sports  

Around the NBA: Howard squares off against Lakers

The NBA season isn't even a week old and Dwyane Wade has already missed one game. That's enough to raise a few eyebrows after the Miami guard battled knee problems last year. But Miami coach Erik Spoelstra wants Heat fans to just relax, saying there's nothing wrong with the 31-year-old superstar. Wade sat out the second game of the season but there's no plan to...

Nik Vucevic: “The Clipper Killer”

The Magic, supposedly planned to be a bottom feeding team, has now a record of 3-2! Yes, thats right. They beat the Clippers 98 to 90, and they couldn’t have done it without rising all-star Nik Vucevic. Nik Vucevic was just suppose to be a throw-in for the Dwight Howard deal, and now he’s proving ...The post Nik Vucevic: “The Clipper Killer” appeared first on The League News.

Video: Dwight Howard would do a UFC fight for $10 million

Houston Rockets big man Dwight Howard told UFC commissioner Dana White and teammate Chandler Parsons that he would fight in the Octagon for $10 million.

ICYMI Houston vs. Portland: Blazers stifled by Rockets

Even .500 Had they come out with a victory in last night’s game, the Portland Trail Blazers would have been flying high and looking like one of the better teams in the Western Conference. Having just downed the Denver Nuggets and San Antonio Spurs in back-to-back games, the Blazers were riding a bit of momentum into a big matchup against Houston. Unfortunately the momentum stopped...

Dwight Howard Jokes at Fighting in UFC for $10 Million (Video)

It’s fight week, so every UFC fan knows what that means. It is Dana White’s (video) blog week, too. In White’s latest vlog, he provides behind-the-scenes footage from UFC 166 in Houston. The most intriguing part of the video takes place backstage when White meets up with Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard. The FORMER Los Angeles Laker tells teammate Chandler Parsons that...

The Houston Rockets Are Championship Contenders

In 2012-2013, the Houston Rockets turned heads. With a run and gun style of offense and a legitimate superstar in James Harden, they had high expectations this year. Then, they signed the best center in the NBA (Dwight Howard) to a 4 year/$87 million contract in the off season. Now poised for a breakout season, ...The post The Houston Rockets Are Championship Contenders appeared...
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