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2015-2016 Rockets season recaps: Like it or not, this is the real Dwight Howard

This is likely the last we've seen of Dwight Howard in Houston, and this relationship is sadly ending like all of the rest for D-12. Back in December, rumors began to surface about Dwight Howard's unhappiness in Houston. Chris Sheridan of was the first to break the story, and naturally, mostly due to Dwight's past reputation and the precedent he set in his other...
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Report: Rockets target Horford to replace Dwight Howard

Still without a head coach, the Houston Rockets are soon going to have to transition to free agency and the draft. Coming off a disappointing 41-41 season that saw them eliminated from the playoffs in the first round, the Rockets have a rather interesting summer ahead of them. Star center Dwight Howard will likely opt out of his contract, leaving Houston with the necessary ammo...
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Could the Hornets be Dwight Howard's next stop?

“With the first pick in the 2004 NBA Draft the Orlando Magic select Dwight Howard out of Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy (HS).” Those words uttered by NBA Commissioner David Stern on June 24, 2004, will forever pierce the hearts of Bobcats, now Hornets, fans across the world. The Bobcats selected Emeka Okafor with the second overall pick, and while he won NBA rookie of the...
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Dwight Howard: Daryl Morey told me to accept reduced role

Dwight Howard is likely going to opt out of his current contract and leave the Houston Rockets this summer, and it sounds like that is for the best. In a wide-ranging interview with ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan, Howard spoke about some of the issues he had in Houston this season. He said his role was diminished to the point where he became “disinterested.” “There were times...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Howard: ‘I have had some conversations’ about opting out

It’s pretty much a forgone conclusion that Dwight Howard has played his final game with the Houston Rockets. Coming off a discouraging season for both the player and the team, Howard can opt out of his contract this summer. It would be a sound financial decision for the eight-time All-Star, who is set to earn $23.3 million in 2016-17, the final year of his contract. With the...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Terry: Dwight Howard would be ‘great fit’ in Dallas

Jason Terry has played with Dwight Howard in Houston and spent eight seasons with the Dallas Mavericks, so it’s worth a listen when the veteran guard pushes for a marriage between Howard and the Mavs. Terry appeared on ESPN Radio’s “Cowlishaw and Mosley” on Tuesday, and said that Howard could absolutely fit in Dallas – if he bought in. “It would be a great fit. I think...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Significant traded pick scenarios of the NBA Draft Lottery

While the end of the regular season resolved many of the league's most interesting pick protection questions, Tuesday's draft lottery still holds major importance both in the immediate and long-term. Here are a few significant traded pick scenarios the lottery will resolve: Los Angeles Lakers (second-best lottery odds): While the Lakers' pick having top-three protection has garnered...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dwight Howard ‘at the top of the Mavericks’ wish list’

The Dallas Mavericks are targeting Dwight Howard as their top free agent this offseason. According to Dwain Price of the Star-Telegram, he’s at the top of the team’s wish list and seems to have “absolutely everything the Mavericks need from a center.” It’s worth noting the Mavericks have struck out big time in recent years when trying to land their top targets in free...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard talks upcoming NBA free agency

Most figure Dwight Howard will ditch the Houston Rockets this summer. Why not? Howard has a player option and the presumed superteam with James Harden never worked out. This year’s edition of the Rockets chewed through a head coach, underperformed while backing into the postseason and got whipped 4-1 by the Golden State Warriors. Despite these factors, it doesn’t sound like Howard...
Via The Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

What’s next for Dwight Howard?

With their first round defeat at the hands of the Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets disappointing season has come to an end. The end of Houston’s season also likely marks the end of the team’s relationship with center Dwight Howard, who will surely opt out of the last year of his contract with the Rockets. So, what’s next for Dwight Howard? Where will he go? Truthfully...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

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