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In a telling example of what players for the Orlando Magic undoubtedly will experience throughout the upcoming NBA season, discussion about the team and interactions with the media since the opening of training camp have revolved around the troublesome exodus of Dwight Howard from Orlando and his cross-country trip to Los Angeles to become a [...]
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For years, Dwight Howard has been the target of Shaquille O'Neal's barbs, but now that the Big Fella is retired, the new Lakers franchise center says it's time to move on.
The Lakers may have made some huge offseason moves, including netting All-NBA center Dwight Howard. On Laker media day, Kobe Bryant flat out stated that despite the new additions, this is his team.
The Heat won it all last year as LeBron James finally won his first championship. Will they win it again this year? Here’s a look at my top ten teams going into the 2012 season.Miami Heat- Last year’s champion hasn’t done anything to scare me away from putting them here. Adding Ray Allen gives them another veteran who fills a need as a lights out shooter. Chris Bosh will play...
The Magic locker room might have a different, more pleasant odor this season now that Dwight Howard is gone, but it won't be without those who miss the way things used to be. Glen "Big Baby" Davis said that the Magic will miss Howard's "farting ability" more than anything, according to the Orlando Sentinel's Josh Robbins. Glen Davis was asked what...
One of the great things to come to the NBA blogging table in the last year or so has been the Dwight Howard/Shaquille O'Neal feud.Yesterday, Shaq took another shot at Howard by saying that Nets center Brook Lopez was a better player than he was:Dwight Howard, who's a pick-and-roll player, some people say he's the best center in the league, but me being an old-school...
Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard doesn't care what Shaquille O'Neal says after the former Laker said both Andrew Bynum and Brook Lopez are the true big men in the league.
"I don't care what Shaq says," Howard told reporters via ESPN. "Shaq played the game. He's done. He's gone. It's time to move on."
"He hated the fact when...
You heard about it, now here’s the video of Dwight Howard practicing his 3pt shot.
Somewhere, Andrew Bynum is upset.
Dwight Howard participated in his first practice with the Los
Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, going through a lengthy workout with no
apparent concerns about his surgically repaired back.
Dwight Howard has moved on from Shaquille O'Neal's verbal jabs toward him over the years.
By the numbers: 26. 26 days until the NBA regular season begins. 26(.4) as in Dwight Howard’s efficiency for last season. 26 as in the number of points per game Kevin Love scored last year. 26 as in the age of Josh Smith. 26 as in the number of teams that won’t be on [...]The post 26 Days Until the NBA Regular Season Begins appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Dwight Howard is sitting out most of Los Angeles Lakers training camp while he recovers from surgery to correct a herniated disk in his back. Andrew Bynum has been shut down by the Philadelphia 76ers for three weeks as a "precaution" after undergoing a plasma-rich platelet injection in one of his surgically repaired knees. Stephen Curry is back on the court, but in limited...
This Shaq vs. Dwight feud is getting a bit played out. But here’s the latest:
“We as players, we always watch people before us. When I came in it was Patrick Ewing and Hakeem Olajuwon, guys who played like true centers who played inside. What we have now are centers that are going to the European style, which is a lot of pick-and-roll. Dwight Howard, who’s a pick-and-roll...
As every member of the Magic filed through media day -- whether it be the media scrum or OrlandoMagic.com's live broadcast of the media day -- the same message continued to come up.
Yes, the Dwight Howard saga was a bit of a distraction last year. But there is no ill will among his former teammates. Just because Dwight Howard is gone, does not mean the Magic are destined...
Now notice, Shaquille O'Neal didn't say smarter, he said Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez is better than new LA Laker Dwight Howard:
What we have now are centers that are going to the European...
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