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Howard at home on D, not in Big D Rockets 113, Mavericks 105 It has only been two games, but there has to be the feeling that Dwight Howard has finally found a comfortable landing spot. He told Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports before the opener against Charlotte on Wednesday that he looked around at the players on the roster and the situation he was in and realized he was really in the place meant for him. The Rockets world is still kind of buzzing after Howard seemed really to get back to his roots in grabbing a career high-tying 26 rebounds in the opener. Not even Mark Cuban doing his best to try and tweak Howard by saying his choice to go to Houston and join a team rather than an organization, like Dallas, could get in Howard's way. Right now, it is very much the Rockets team lifting Howard up and making him look good. Howard struggled some offensively but continues to flourish again on the defensive end. He scored 13 points on 4-for-10 shooting to go with 16 rebo...

Dwight Howard Guest Stars on Disney Channel (Video)

Houston Rockets superstar Dwight Howard did a guest spot on Disney Channel’s “Mighty Med” for their “Pranksgivings” kickoff programming. Dwight pokes a little fun at his free-throw shooting in the clip, saying he could only make five out of 10 of his “freeze throws.” Naturally, his defense and rebounding is praised, with him being referred to as “the Great Defender...

Dwight Howard will be at his best this season

I am not a big fan of Dwight Howard but I feel that his trade to the Houston Rockets was the best move for him. He had a terrible season with the Lakers last year, riddled by injuries, struggling with his shot, not getting into a good rhythm and having ego issues with Kobe Bryant. ...The post Dwight Howard will be at his best this season appeared first on The League News.

Mark Cuban says Dwight Howard made a mistake

Remember back in July when Dwight Howard was the most sought after free agent in the NBA? Me too. So, you probably also remember that one of Dwight’s biggest suitors was Mark Cuban and his club, the Dallas Mavericks. That is, of course, just one of many teams who entered into the Dwight sweepstakes. Cuban, like many others, was looking to secure Dwight Howard as his next building...

Dwight Howard responds to Mark Cuban's criticism

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard responded to Mark Cubans’ criticism of his decision. The Dallas Mavericks owner called Howard an “idiot” for not signing with the Mavericks this past summer. Howard said he and Cuban spoke after he scored 13 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in Houston’s 113-105 win over Dallas on Friday night. “What would you want him to say?” Howard...

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

Mark Cuban: Howard made mistake

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban lost the recruiting battle for Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets, but Cuban believes that's because the big man made a bad decision. "Obviously, he made a mistake in judgment," Cuban said Thursday, a little more than 24 hours before the Mavericks play Howard's Rockets in Houston. "Do I blame him? No, that's what young kids...

Rockets-Clippers Preview

While the Los Angeles Clippers were at one point rumored to be a possible destination for Dwight Howard, he ultimately decided to join forces with James Harden and the Houston Rockets. So far, so good. Set to return to Staples Center for the first time since leaving the Lakers, Howard tries to lead the unbeaten Rockets to their best start in 17 seasons Monday night against the...

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...

Magic shopping Jameer Nelson for a 1st round pick

This comes as no surprise. Orlando is still recovering from the loss of Dwight Howard. After drafting Victor Oladipo, Orlando envisions turning him into a point guard, that’s when rumors circulated that Jameer Nelson’s time in Orlando was near an end. According to Marc Stein of ESPN, Orlando is listening to offers involving draft picks. […]

Warriors-Clippers becomes NBA West's best rivalry

Forget Kevin Durant, Tim Duncan, Dwight Howard or any team east of San Bernardino. The most appealing rivalry in the NBA's Western Conference - and probably the entire league - played out in that battle of words, bumps and sublime virtuosity between the Warriors and Clippers on Thursday night. Some say the Warriors have the most complete starting five in the league. Nobody has...

Rockets Erase 19-Point Deficit To Hand Jazz 3rd Straight Defeat

Final Score: Houston Rockets 104, Utah Jazz 93     The blistering hot Houston Rockets sought their first 3-0 start since their 2008-2009 campaign while the struggling Jazz looked to avoid their first 0-3 start since 1979, when the Jazz went 0-4 in its inaugural year in Utah. Dwight Howard and James Harden have played exceptionally ...The post Rockets Erase 19-Point Deficit To...

Rockets-Jazz Preview

A pair of close defeats have the Utah Jazz on the brink of their worst start in 34 years. Facing the Houston Rockets isn't likely to help. The Jazz will try to avoid opening a season with a third straight loss Saturday night and prevent the Rockets from their best start in five years. Utah (0-2) opened the season with a 101-98 loss to Oklahoma City on Wednesday, and followed...

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