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Dwight Howard wasn’t the only one making free throw history on Thursday night. In a game we’re pretty sure you didn’t watch, the Bucks and Pistons went 41-of-41 combined from the charity stripe. They were perfect — thanks to a lane violation early on that saved the day. Pistons big man Greg Monroe led the…
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Although the Golden State Warriors are floundering near the bottom of the Western Conference, they're becoming quite adept at knocking off some of the East's top contenders.
The Warriors look to add the Orlando Magic to the list Thursday night at Oracle Arena.
Golden State (3-6) seemed to be headed to a sixth straight defeat Tuesday, trailing Miami by 17 points with 1:15...
Rick Barry has an offer for Dwight Howard. Hell gladly teach him to shoot foul shots underhanded, vowing to up his free-throw percentage to 80.
However, it should be noted Barrys offer isnt one of charity at the charity stripe.
I would do it," Barry, a Hall of Famer who shot close to 90 percent from the foul line in his NBA career using the underhanded method, said by phone...
Dwight Howard has accomplished a lot in his short career. He is a five-time All-Star, three-time Defensive Player of the Year, the starting center on the 2008 U.S. Olympic team, and has averaged a double-double in each of his first seven seasons. Even with all of his personal success one accomplishment still eludes him- winning an NBA Championship.
It is the same accomplishment...
Dwight Howard just set an all-time NBA record. The record he set was the most free throws attempted in a game. Howard shot 39 free throws in Thursday Orlando’s 117-109 win over Golden State.
The previous record was set by Hall of Fame center Wilt Chamberlain, who attempted 34 free throws in 1962. So his record nearly lasted for 50 years.
For the game Howard finished...
Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic resume a four-game road trip in Rip City on Wednesday by taking on a Portland Trail Blazers squad that has been perfect at the Rose Garden this season.
Dwight Howard had 13 points and 13 rebounds and the Orlando Magic survived a late rally to hand the Portland Trail Blazers their first loss at home, 107-104 on Wednesday night.
OAKLAND, Calif. - The Orlando Magic beat the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, 117-109, at Oracle Arena...
Dwight Howard broke Wilt Chamberlain's nearly 50-year-old NBA record for most free throw attempts in a game, making 21 of 39 in the Orlando Magic's 117-109 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.