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Over the past two off-seasons the Dallas Mavericks went all in trying to find a superstar to bring onto the roster to go along with Dirk Nowitzki, specifically Dwight Howard. After losing out in the sweepstakes through trade with Howard going to the Lakers, they tried to clear as much cap space as possible for […]
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Dwight Howard has yet to play a game for the Rockets, but the new Houston center is fitting right in to his new Texas lifestyle after attending a high school football game on Thursday night.
In a Houston-area high school student's Hail Mary attempt of a tweet, he invited Howard to attend George Ranch High School's white out game against Foster High School in the Houston...
New Rocket Dwight Howard is healthy and talking about bringing a championship to Houston.
Howard says: ''We have an opportunity to do something special if we stay together and stay focused.''
He was slowed last year after offseason back surgery, which played a part in a disappointing and difficult season with the Lakers. The center's signing propelled the James...
Dwight Howard has steadily worsened as a free throw shooter in his NBA career, shooting just 49 percent last season.
Now with the Houston Rockets, Howard is aiming to have a career season at the foul line. His career high at the free throw line came as a rookie, when he shot 67 percent.
"This season, I want to win a championship," Howard said. "I want to shoot 75...
Thanks to the realm of Twitter, people can request things from their favorite actors and athletes and sometimes those dreams can come true.
Recently, a George Ranch high school football player from Richmond, Texas requested that Dwight Howard and Chandler Parsons attend his game against Foster High School in person over the Twitterverse:
@21bcross where’s that at. I might show...
Dwight Howard left guaranteed money on the table when he left the Los Angeles Lakers earlier this off-season, but he also left a winning franchise; a franchise that has won sixteen NBA championships with five of those rings coming in the 2000s.
Yet Dwight says that he left the purple and gold in order “to win”, to which I have the following reaction:
Here’s the video of Dwight...
With any type of rating or ranking system, there’s bound to be gripes that people have. Whether that be a favorite player or team being underrated, or poorly rated, there’s no way that a game developer can make everyone happy. Because of that, I try not to criticize the work that they do, as I ...The post Dirk Nowitzki Is Highly Underrated In NBA 2K14 appeared first on The League News.
You think Kobe Bryant is sick of talking about Dwight Howard yet? Speaking at Los Angeles Lakers Media Day Saturday, Bryant was surrounded by reporters and asked questions about Howard’s choice to leave the Lakers for the Houston Rockets. They were the same questions Bryant answered all summer, so no doubt he was tired of […]
The Dwight Howard era is off and running in Houston.
Like everything involving Dwight, it has started as a love fest. Dwight loves the city, the fans, and his new superstar sidekick who has no ego.
At media day in Houston, Howard did his best to explain why he chose the Rockets. Howard said all the right things, but in the end, he simply wants to win.
With James Harden that is...
Dwight Howard decided to add his two cent to the Twitter/Instagram spat between Kevin Durant and Dwyane Wade. Wade for his part says it isn’t a gimmick, he was really irked that KD thinks James Harden is better than him.
Harden of course doesn’t care, but Dwight gave him some advice anyway.
Harden told Comcast SportsNet in Houston today that he believes the Wade/Durant exchange...
Omer Asik quickly declared that the Rockets have “the best center in the league.” He was not talking about Omer Asik.
The addition of Dwight Howard could most immediately impact Asik the Rockets’ incumbent at the position. But Asik said he would be ready for whatever should come when the Rockets begin practices today. The famously reticent fourth-year center said he is prepared...
In case you thought that Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant had any positive feelings about former teammate Dwight Howard, those can all be dispelled in the below tweet.
Check out Kobe’s thoughts from the Lakers media day as reporter by the Sporting News Sean Deveney:
Kobe Bryant was asked about his surprise level when Dwight Howard left: "Honestly, man, I don't really...
Kobe Bryant is nothing if not brutally honest.
The Lakers may be trying to gear up for the 2014 campaign, but before they can focus on the upcoming season, they were forced to face some blemishes from the past. During their annual media day on Saturday, Bryant was asked about his feelings regarding Dwight Howard‘s departure from the team.
Kobe Bryant was asked about his surprise...
DALLAS -- The Mavericks believe they are creating a unique offensive partnership with Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis. They will share the load. Batman and Robin, but some nights, maybe the other way around. Shoulder-to-shoulder.
But when Dirk's shoulder meets Monta's shoulder, he will encounter another presence: As Ellis demonstrated at Monday's Media Day, he arrives...
Omer Asik signed a three year $25 million deal with the Houston Rockets last summer on the premise that he would get the chance to display his skills as the teams starting center.
So you’ll have to excuse the change in Asik’s disposition when talk of him and Dwight Howard playing together come up. Asik has reportedly asked for a trade only to have the Rockets assure him that...
Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni took the reigns of the team without a full training camp or the luxury to have time to implement his system. Add the fact the team was beset with injuries to Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant and dealt with the Dwight Howard drama, L.A. did manage to make the postseason but did get swept by the Spurs.
Heading into the new season, D'Antoni will finally...