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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. […]
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One week removed from the season's first big trade -- Marcin Gortat to Washington -- you're surely wondering: Who's next?
To borrow from one of legendary wheeler-dealer Don Nelson's pet phrases: Jameer Nelson is a good name.
The Magic, according to the latest rumbles, would surrender Nelson today if offered a future first-round pick for him. Orlando GM Rob Hennigan...
Eastern Conference Finals preview?
Deron Williams welcomes the Miami Heat to town
The NBA’s first Friday of the year is upon us and the marquee matchup features the Miami Heat traveling to Brooklyn to take on the 0-1 Nets. Vegas has the Nets as the underdog, but Miami is coming in after a shaky loss the Philadelphia 76ers. Prediction: Heat 92 Nets 96.
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HOUSTON (AP) -- Dwight Howard had 17 points and a career-high-tying 26 rebounds in his Houston debut, James Harden added 21 points and the Rockets cruised to a 96-83 win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night.
Howard spurned the Lakers to sign an 88 million deal with Houston, joining Harden and a team that made the playoffs last season for the first time since 2009.
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...
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.
HOUSTON– Maybe a change of scenery and fresh bill of health is exactly what Dwight Howard needed. Howard made his Houston Rockets debut as they opened their season at home against the Charlotte Bobcats, and Bobcats or no Bobcats, Howard was ready to play. Dropping 17 points, and tying a career-high with 26 rebounds, Howard […]
Dwight Howard dominated the glass during an impressive performance in his debut with the Houston Rockets.
Howard tied a career high with 26 rebounds to go along with his 17 points in Wednesday night's 96-83 win over Charlotte. Based on the video highlights, his back must be feeling much better.
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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 had 17 points and a career-high-tying 26 rebounds in his Houston debut, James Harden added 21 points and the Rockets cruised to a 96-83 win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night.
Howard spurned the Lakers to sign an $88 million deal with Houston, joining Harden and a team that made the playoffs last season for the first time since 2009.
The Rockets led by...
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...
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...
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...
By Kevin R. Linares
The Los Angeles Lakers entered this season with a lot less expectations than they faced last season. Dwight Howard is in Houston, Metta World Peace is in New York and Kobe Bryant is still recovering from his injury. Many people were just hoping the Clippers would not embarrass the Lakers on opening night. A starting line-up that featured a player that did not...