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Tonight marked Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard's first game back in Orlando after getting traded to the city of angels.
In the first quarter of play, Lakers star Kobe Bryant got a chance to show the Orlando fans what they were missing as he threaded a beautiful pass past to Magic defenders to Dwight for an easy slam dunk:
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Much has been made about Los Angeles Lakers big man Dwight Howard and his return to his former homecourt in Orlando.
On Tuesday, Howard lived up to his Superman persona scoring 39 points and 16 rebounds in the Lakers victory over a a Magic team that is currently the worst in the NBA.
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Something about the Los Angeles Lakers brings out the worst free throw shooters. It started with Hack-a-Shaq and now it’s become Hack-a-Dwight.
Hack-a-Dwight is when a player may be intentionally fouled the moment he gains possession of the ball, but he may also be fouled when he is off-the-ball. However, the NBA has a rule discouraging the defense from intentionally fouling a...
Kobe Bryant suffered a sprained ankle at the end of the Los Angeles Lakers’ 96-92 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, and the Lakers star thinks he was injured intentionally. Bryant was hurt attempting a game-tying jumper on the baseline. He was fading away from the basket as he shot the ball, and he landed on the leg of Hawks guard Dahntay Jones. Bryant went down immediately...
ORLANDO Perhaps it's time to retire the talk that the Orlando Magic need to retire Dwight Howard's old jersey number.
While the booing and fouling of Howard in his return to town as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers was predictable, here's something that wasn't: Tobias Harris, making his third start since being acquired three weeks ago in the trade which sent J...
Much has been made of Dwight Howard’s return to Orlando, the place he made his home in the NBA prior to being dealt to the Los Angeles Lakers. The return is tonight, and the Orlando fans have been making their emotions knows, with plenty of booing aimed at their former franchise center.
Many of the Orlando faithful hate the way that Howard handled his situation with the Magic,...
Orlando Magic fans want Dwight Howard to know he is a Coward with these jerseys. Yes, they are still butt hurt.
After scoring 11 points grabbing 7 rebounds and dishing out 8 assist against the Orlando Magic Kobe Bryant spoke to the media about Dwight’s return to Orlando, the “Hack-a Dwight” strategy, and keeping a rhythm as a team.
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This was too obvious to be an accident.
Surprisingly, there may not be a person more supportive of Dwight Howard this year than his former coach Stan Van Gundy.
As Dwight Howard prepares to return to Orlando for the first time since his trade in August and his unofficial departure in April following the whole Stan Van Gundy press conference where Van Gundy aired dirty laundry and so on and so forth. We know that story...
Russell Westbrook has become a fashion world darling in addition to being an NBA All-Star. The latest magazine to have Russ grace it’s cover is Complex. Russell becomes the third NBA player to play cover boy following in the footsteps of Kobe Bryant and Allen Iverson. Check out a few photos of the self proclaimed fashion king from the spread and head over to Complex to read the entire piece.
Devin Harris scored 17 points, Ivan Johnson hit a key basket and the shorthanded Atlanta Hawks shook off a 20-point third quarter by Kobe Bryant, snapping a three-game losing streak with a 96-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.
Bryant finished with 31 points, but made just 11 of 33 shots. He drove the baseline with a chance to force overtime but watched his...