DWIGHT HOWARD NEWS

Rockets-Bucks Preview

The injuries continue to pile up for the Houston Rockets, who saw another key piece go down last time out. Short-handed Houston tries to get back on track Saturday night when it visits the surprising Milwaukee Bucks, who are on the verge of their longest winning streak in two seasons. The Rockets (12-4) had won three in row before falling 102-85 to the Clippers on Friday. Houston...
Via AP on Fox
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James Harden Hits Matt Barnes With Nasty Crossover (Video)

Harden is playing at a really high level, without Dwight Howard. This matchup wasn’t really fair, but Matt Barnes ended up match with Harden at the top of the key. Harden–smooth as they come–crossed Barnes up for a sick layup. H/T CJZERO
Via Thacover2
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James Harden Hits Matt Barnes With Nasty Crossover (Video)

Harden is playing at a really high level, without Dwight Howard. This matchup wasn’t really fair, but Matt Barnes ended up match with Harden at the top of the key. Harden–smooth as they come–crossed Barnes up for a sick layup. H/T CJZERO
Via BlackSportsOnline
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Howard out again for Rockets

HOUSTON (AP) Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will miss his fifth straight game because of a strained right knee on Friday night against the Los Angeles Clippers. Howard is averaging 18.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game in his second season with Houston. Rockets rookie Tarik Black will likely start in his place. The Rockets will also be without starting point guard...
Via AP on Fox
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Magic to hold team garage sale Dec. 5

Miss out on Black Friday deals? Trying to avoid the malls this weekend as everyone begins their holiday shopping? The Magic might be your place to get that early Christmas shopping done. Next Saturday, December 5, the Magic will hold its second annual team Garage Sale at RDV Sportsplex. The event takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The items for sale will include autographed memorabilia...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
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Rockets Injury Update: Dwight Howard, Patrick Beverley not expected to return Friday

The Houston Rockets head into tonight's game against the Los Angeles Clippers coming off a 102-89 win over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday. James Harden lead the Rockets with 26 points, eight assists and seven rebounds. At 12-3, the Rockets sit in second place in the Southwest Division. The team will be shorthanded tonight, as both Dwight Howard and Patrick Beverley are expected...
Via NBA Injury News
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Rockets fan does his own version of Flashdance in stands (VIDEO)

This diehard Rockets fan took full advantage of his 10 seconds of screen time when the camera turned in his direction on Wednesday.Not only did he have "I (heart) Rockets" scrawled across his belly, he had a bottle of water ready to pour over his head after he tore off his Dwight Howard jersey.The only thing missing was "Maniac" on the sound system for his low...
Via The Other Paper
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Melo: Dwight Howard tried 'extremely hard' to recruit me

Before Carmelo Anthony decided to remain with the New York Knicks, Dwight Howard had him thinking about donning a Houston Rockets uniform. Anthony met with the Rockets in July. On Tuesday, Carmelo told reporters that Howard was a big part of the recruiting pitch when he visited Houston. “We had some great dialogue back and...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Carmelo Anthony says Dwight Howard tried hard to get him to come to Houston

You know that it is a sad state of affairs when the only thing you can talk about in regards to the New York Knicks is Carmelo Anthony’s decision to stay with the team. Anthony chose the money and the belief that team president Phil Jackson can build a championship team around him. Before the Knicks lost to the Houston Rockets last night, Anthony was asked how close was he to signing...
Via No Guts, No Glory
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Video: James Harden forgot to play defense

            Houston Rockets star James Harden is known to play lackluster defense, but on Monday night against the New York Knicks, he decided to try something new: give zero effort on a fast break.   Harden let the Knicks blow past him and then slowly walked to the other side of the court. Carmelo Anthony scored on the play while drawing a foul....
Via Sports-Glory
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Dwight Howard out Indefinitely

Tweet Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will miss his third straight game, sitting out Monday against the New York Knicks due to his strained right knee. Point guard Patrick Beverley, who has a strained left hamstring, also will miss the game, the team announced. Dwight Howard (strained right knee) & Patrick Beverley (strained left hamstring) are both out tonight vs New...
Via Los That Sports Blog
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New York Knicks Weekly Preview – November 24th

The Texas Triangle was a temporary turning point for the Knicks last season, and although they’ll only be seeing two-thirds of it on this week’s upcoming road trip, they could use a rally once again. Monday – at Houston Rockets, 8:00pm EDT (MSG) The Rockets went all in on Melo (and LeBron, and Bosh) this offseason, but instead came away with Jason Terry. Dwight Howard has...
Via Turn On The Knicks
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard out Indefinitely

Looks as if the Houston Rockets will be without the services of Dwight Howard for awhile. Howard reportedly underwent platelet-rich plasma therapy to treat his strained right knee. There’s no timetable for Dwight’s return. “It feels a lot better,” Howard said Friday, according to the Houston Chronicle. “I had to get a shot in it to clear some of the stuff out...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
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Dwight Howard’s Baby Mama Being Investigated For Child Abuse

Dwight Howard was just tangled up in his own allegations of child abuse, now the child’s mother reality star Royce Reed is now finding herself faced with the same allegations. Reed’s case has been closed, but here’s the details: The Florida Dept. of Children and Families (DCF) got a call in February from 6-year-old Braylon’s school, informing authorities the boy had been...
Via Geeks and Cleats
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Dwight Howard’s Baby Mama Investigated for Child Abuse

This is crazy that both parents have separately been investigated for child abuse. Dwight Howard’s case was closed and reopened, Royce Reed’s case was closed, but here are the details. The Florida Dept. of Children and Families (DCF) got a call in February from 6-year-old Braylon’s school, informing authorities the boy had been belted on the back of his neck and leg for using...
Via BlackSportsOnline
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Dwight Howard Out Indefinitely After Plasma Therapy Procedure On Knee

We still aren’t sure what started Dwight Howard’s knee issues, but what do know is what treatment he is getting and it is quite ironic. There is no timetable for Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard’s return after he underwent platelet-rich plasma therapy to treat his strained right knee, coach Kevin McHale said before Saturday night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks....
Via Thacover2
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard Out Indefinitely After Kobe Treatment

We still aren’t sure what started Dwight Howard’s knee issues, but what do know is what treatment he is getting and it is quite ironic. There is no timetable for Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard’s return after he underwent platelet-rich plasma therapy to treat his strained right knee, coach Kevin McHale said before Saturday night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks....
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets C Howard misses second straight game with knee injury

HOUSTON -- Houston center Dwight Howard will miss his second straight game on Saturday night against Dallas with a strained right knee. Howard also missed Wednesday's game against the Lakers and there is no timetable for his return. The Rockets have lost two in a row after opening the season 9-1. Howard is averaging 18.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game in his second...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Howard out for Rockets again

HOUSTON (AP) Houston center Dwight Howard will miss his second straight game on Saturday night against Dallas with a strained right knee. Howard also missed Wednesday's game against the Lakers and there is no timetable for his return. The Rockets have lost two in a row after opening the season 9-1. Howard is averaging 18.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game in his second...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard out indefinitely after having PRP on knee

Dwight Howard underwent a platelet-rich plasma therapy treatment on his right knee on Thursday. Houston Rockets athletic trainer Keith Jones confirmed Howard underwent “platelet rich protein therapy,” another term for Howard’s PRP treatment. “It feels a lot better,” Howard said. “I had to get a shot in it to clear some of the stuff out it. I’m trying to do whatever...
Via RealGM
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets Injury Update: Dwight Howard out for tonight's game vs. Mavericks; no timetable for return

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not play in tonight's game at home versus the Dallas Mavericks due to a right knee strain. ESPN Dallas' Tim McMahon reports that head coach Kevin McHale says there is no timetable for his return.Dwight Howard (knee) out vs. Mavs. Kevin McHale says no timetable for his return.— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) November 22, 2014 The...
Via NBA Injury News
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The early list for All-Star sleepers

It is never too early to start thinking about the All-Star game and who might make it. There are going to be the guys you expect like Stephen Curry, Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard, LeBron James, Kevin Love and . . . you get the idea. Well, what about the guys who are playing well, but get no love? That is why I am here! Here is a list of five guys from each conference that could...
Via Bloguin Best
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Cobb County Re-opens Dwight Howard Child Abuse Case

Previously, it was announced that the Dwight Howard child abuse case was closed due ot lack of evidence. NBC News reports, based on new information the child abuse case against the Houston Rockets center has been re-opened in Georgia. The charges against the  NBA All-Star stems from a child abuse report made by The Howard’s Phillips Center for Children and Families in Florida...
Via Basketball Bicker
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard Doesn’t Know When He’ll Play Again

Dwight Howard has a “knee injury”, no one exactly knows what type of knee injury, but Howard doesn’t know when he will play again. Dwight Howard says he did not practice today. Not sure when he'll play next. Had a shot in right knee to provide medication. — Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) November 21, 2014 Dwight Howard says he had "PRP", platelet rich plasma...
Via Thacover2
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Dwight Howard Doesn’t Know When He’ll Play Again

‘ Dwight Howard has a “knee injury”, no one exactly knows what type of knee injury, but Howard doesn’t know when he will play again. Dwight Howard says he did not practice today. Not sure when he'll play next. Had a shot in right knee to provide medication. — Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) November 21, 2014 Dwight Howard says he had "PRP", platelet rich plasma...
Via BlackSportsOnline
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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