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Dwight Howard has treated the shoulder with around-the-clock icing and electronic stimulation.
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Lakers center Dwight Howard says he believes the much ballyhooed heated team meeting that occurred a few weeks ago has really helped the team.
I wonder why Dwight wouldn’t say this to Kobe when Bean ask him did he have a problem with him? Kobe is saying the Lakers should have more attitude while Dwight saying the team is too negative.
Who is right and who is wrong?
“Negativity just got to stop,” Howard said via ESPN after the team’s shootaround Friday. “I’m sick of hearing about it. I’m sick of hearing about...
The Los Angeles Lakers' struggles this season are well-documented. They have a new team that looks on paper like it should compete with anyone, but injuries and an inability to adjust have left the team on the outside looking in. For them to make the playoffs at this point, the team would have to go on a magical second-half run. But will they have to do it without Dwight...
The Los Angeles Lakers had a team meeting last week where Kobe Bryant reportedly confronted Dwight Howard to ask if the big man did not like playing with him. The team lost its first game after the meeting, but they have won two in a row since then, including a victory over the defending Western Conference champion Thunder on Sunday. Howard must be in a good mood since then, because...
Amazing what two victories can do for a team.
They were enough for Dwight Howard to give a glowing update of his relationship with Kobe Bryant.
"I'm happy that me and Kobe are getting on the same page. In order for us to win, me and him have to always be together on the same page," he said after Lakers practice Monday. "We have to really lead this team. That...
It’s bad enough that the L.A. Lakers are having one of the most miserable seasons after beginning with such high expectations. Now it seems as though the simple things aren’t even working. Check out Dwight Howard as he takes a nice pass from Kobe Bryant and completely muffs the dunk against the Hornets Tuesday night. [...]
Jeff Van Gundy rant on Dwight Howard 1-27-13
You know how this works.In order to further Slam Dunk Analysis sciences, we’re asking you, the With Leather community, to compare four of the week’s best dunks and tell us which was the most … uh, slam dunk. We’re still working on the phrasing. Anyway, watch these four dunk clips and please, take a moment to vote in the handy poll included at the bottom.Your dunks for this...
Dwight Howard scored 24 points, Kobe Bryant had 14 points and 11
assists in another pass-first performance, and the Los Angeles
Lakers hung on to beat the New Orleans Hornets 111-106 Tuesday
night for their first three-game winning streak in five weeks.
Jim Racalto Pierce, Howard, Gay, Redick—Hottest Trade Rumors from Around the NBA
The buzz on potential NBA trades dials up on a daily basis with the Feb. 21 trade deadline fast approaching. From contenders looking to add that final piece for a championship run, to the pretenders looking towards the future, here is a rundown on some of the hottest trade rumors...
LOS ANGELES -- The Lakers won their third in a row, beating the New Orleans Hornets, 111-106. There's no arguing that this a much better Laker team than it was just six days ago, with Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash switching roles and Dwight Howard playing with a renewed enthusiasm. However, it also can't be argued that this team still has quite a ways to go in order to turn...
Image Credit: Noah Graham | Getty ImagesAre the real Los Angeles Lakers finally here? Well, they might just be.Despite a slow start, with losses to Chicago and Memphis, the Lakers finished the week winning two straight games against Utah and Oklahoma City, both in promising fashion.‘Shooting guard-turned-point guard’ Kobe Bryant led the Lakers to two straight wins over legitimate...
The Lakers played one of their better games as a team on Friday night against the Jazz, and it didn’t go unnoticed by their head coach Mike D’Antoni.
In speaking about Kobe Bryant’s 14 points, 14 assist, 9 rebound night, D”antoni suggested to ESPN L.A. that less buckets from Kobe could be best.
“If you win, is it really a sacrifice or is it, ‘Yeah, you played the right...
Image Credit: Alex Lambeth | LakerNationThe Lakers crowd was engaged throughout the Sunday afternoon showdown between the Lakers and Thunder. Laker faithful could sense the season hanging in the balance, the team’s need for a signature win, and the effort the Lakers were putting into this game.Pau: “There’s a certain level of compromise and commitment that we all need to accept...