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Harden praises himself, Howard, calls other Rockets 'role players'

It should come as no surprise that the Houston Rockets struck out big time (so far) in this year’s NBA Free Agency. The Rockets not only failed to land targeted players such as Chris Bosh and Carmelo Anthony, but also managed to let budding prospect, Chandler Parsons, sign and offer sheet with the Dallas Mavericks, without matching the three-year, $46 million offer. Sure, the Rockets...
Via Pass The Pill
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard: Parsons' departure won’t affect Rockets

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard doesn’t think the departure of Chandler Parsons will hurt the teams title hopes next season. “It won’t affect us at all,” Howard said Friday, according to the Associated Press. Parsons, a three-year starter in Houston, signed a three-year, $45 million deal with the Dallas Mavericks. “We have myself and James,” Howard said. “We have...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  1 Comment

Dwight Howard Says He’s Best C & Harden Best SG, Don’t Need Parsons

One would think if you had the best Center in the league and best shooting guard, you could make it out of the 1st round of the playoffs, but I digress. Dwight Howard doesn’t seem that overly concerned with Chandler Parsons taking his talents to Dallas. When asked how Parsons departure would affect the team here is what he had to say. “It won’t affect us at all,” Howard said...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson: Dwight Howard left Lakers because of Kobe

Phil Jackson said Dwight Howard left because of Kobe Bryant This may not be ground-breaking news anymore as most people pegged this to be the reason for Dwight Howard’s departure from the Los Angeles Lakers, but Phil Jackson cleared up any gray area there might have been. The Zen Master, in his new book, states that Howard had no interest coming back to the Lakers once Kobe told...
Via Pass The Pill
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ray Allen talking to Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been bringing in LeBron James’ former teammates from Miami in Mike Miller and James Jones, and they are currently looking to add one more. According to a report from Shandel Richardson of the South Florida Sun Sentinel, both the Cavaliers and Houston Rockets are talking about potential deals with Ray Allen. Allen has been seriously considering retirement...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chandler Parsons: ‘I didn’t mean to sound ungrateful or disrespectful’

Chandler Parsons said Tuesday that his comments a day earlier were not meant to be disrespectful to the Houston Rockets. “I didn’t mean to sound ungrateful or disrespectful in any way,” Parsons said of his comments to Yahoo! Sports. “I just simply meant that I was offended that they didn’t view me as a core piece of their team going forward and they didn’t view me as...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  1 Comment

Pro-Israel Organization Compares Dwight Howard to Donald Sterling Over #FreePalestine Tweet

Dwight Howard knew he screwed up the other day when he (or someone he knew) tweeted #FreePalestine. Politics are always touchy issues, but when you delve in to international issues like he did with that tweet--oh boy. To his credit he deleted and issued a quick apology, but for one Pro-Israel organization it wasn't quick enough.@KHOU/TwitterThe Zionist Organization of America...
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard Apologizes for #FreePalestine Tweet

Dwight Howard sent out an odd Tweet today (by odd we mean not something you would expect from him), which had the hashtag “FreePalestine” in the body. Within a few minutes the Tweet had over 2,000 retweets, and was captured by plenty of folks on the Internet. It also drew some very negative criticism on Twitter, as one would imagine. Here is a screengrab of the Tweet before...
Via Next Impulse Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard apologizes for tweet about Palestine

At least Dwight didn’t say he was hacked. I am not sure why he is apologizing for though, if that is how he feels, that is how he feels. I can see apologize for making a political comment he didn’t mean to make, but how can you offend someone with your belief? It would be like apologizing for being Catholic to a Jewish person, you can’t control how others feel about an issue...
Via BlackSportsOnline
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rapper Slim Thug recruits 'Melo to Rockets

Last summer, Slim Thug did an excellent job listing the “lifestyle benefits” to Dwight Howard when the Rockets were on the short list of teams Howard was interested in signing to.  In the 2014 off-season, he’s back at for Carmelo Anthony. Slim tweeted to Carmelo and his wife, Lala, the benefits of Houston. Including reasons why Chicago isn’t a good option. @carmeloanthony...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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