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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
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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
2 days ago  |  Discuss

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
4 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

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
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant dishes on trash talk with Dwight Howard

To say that Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard had an acrimonious relationship when the two were Los Angeles Lakers teammates wouldn’t do justice to the rumored schism between the NBA stars. The perceived animosity that pervaded their tenure together seemed to have carried over once Howard left the team and then came to a head...Read More The post Kobe Bryant, unlike Kevin Durant,...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gary Payton calls out Dwight Howard, calls him 'fake'

Post by FOX Sports 1. Dwight Howard can’t help but catch the ire of NBA players and personalities. Earlier this year, people didn’t blink much when he and Kobe Bryant got into a spat because no one expected that meeting to go particularly well. But then Kevin Durant got into the act of calling out Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Doctor reportedly determined Dwight Howard abused son with belt

Dwight Howard was recently investigated for child abuse after Royce Reed, the mother of one of Howard’s children, accused him of whipping their 6-year-old son Braylon with a belt. TMZ reported on Sunday that Howard has been cleared by the Florida Dept. of Children and Families, but it sounds like whether he did something wrong...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard cleared: Baby mama accused him of whipping son with a belt

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard has been cleared in an Orlando child abuse investigation, after his baby mama, former “Basketball Wives” star Royce Reed, accused him of whipping their six-year-old son with a belt, TMZ Sports reports. 
12 days ago  |  Discuss

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