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Houston Rockets Break the Streak With Game 5 Victory

Dwight Howard (12) puts up a shot as Terrance Jones (6), Monta Ellis (11), Tyson Chandler (6) and Dirk Nowitzki (41) look on in Houston’s Game 5 win over Dallas Tuesday night. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/ Getty Images) They say that big time players step up in big time games. That is what happened for the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night. James Harden and Dwight Howard did not want...
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Houston Rockets have a few changes to make

The series between the Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks could have been a sweep, but the Rockets were unable to finish the Mavs. Each of their three wins were hard fought and well earned. Yet, in Game 4, it seemed like the Houston Rockets were not as energetic on the court. Rebounding was an issue Dwight Howard The Rockets were outrebounded in their recent loss. They collected...
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Why wasn't Tyson Chandler punished for punching Dwight Howard? (VIDEO)

During Dallas' Game 4 victory over the Rockets, Tyson Chandler and Dwight Howard jostled back and forth on just about every play both shared the floor. But Chandler took it to another level by throwing this punch in Howard's back.  Typically, when one NBA player throws a punch at another, the punishment is a one-game suspension, at the very least. According to the Houston Chronicle...
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WATCH: Rick Carlisle tapes mouth shut so he can't rip refs

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle was fined $25,000 after his team’s Game 3 loss to the Houston Rockets for criticizing the officials. He wasn’t about to let his mouth lighten his wallet again on Sunday night. After the Mavs beat the Rockets in Game 4 to extend the series and avoid a sweep, a reporter...Read More
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The Rockets Have Launched Behind Howard’s Play

In the summer of 2013, the Houston Rockets and the Dallas Mavericks were among the favorites to land the services of free agent big man Dwight Howard. After rounds of dazzling presentations, Howard decided to join the Rockets to form a super squad with a young James Harden. Yet, until the last few weeks, the Rockets investment in the big man had yet to pay dividends. Last year, they...
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Dwight Howard Owns A Lot of Guns and Snakes

People pay a hefty sum of money for tickets to a Dwight Howard show, but that amount could double in price for tickets to his gun show. Okay, so that was a bad joke. Still, Howard does possess a weird collection of snakes and guns. Twenty snakes and 50 guns to be specific. Why does he need that amount of ammunition and serpents? According to Bleacher Report’s Jared Zwerling, it’s...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard owns 50 guns and 20 snakes

Dwight Howard was made for Texas. Regardless of how he has fit in with the Houston Rockets, the stuff Howard does in his free time is so Texas it hurts. Like what? Like feeding his den of snakes and firing his massive collection of guns. In a recent chat with Jared Zwerling of Bleacher Report,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard: My goal is to play 20 NBA seasons

In the midst of his 11th NBA season, Dwight Howard says it is his hope that he can hang around long enough — and remain healthy enough — to achieve what few NBA players have accomplished: Play 20 seasons. The Houston Rockets center stated his career longevity goal on Wednesday, a day when he played...Read More The post Dwight Howard says it’s always been his goal is to play...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Howard willing to make 'ultimate sacrifice' for Rockets

Dwight Howard returned to the Houston Rockets lineup Wednesday night for a tilt against the New Orleans Pelicans after missing the team’s previous 26 games due to a troublesome right knee. In his first game back on the court since Jan. 23, Howard logged 16 minutes, scored four points and pulled down seven rebounds as...Read More The post Dwight Howard willing to make ‘ultimate...
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March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Rockets' Dwight Howard nearing return

One of the more missable stories of the NBA season has been Dwight Howard’s absence from the Houston Rockets’ lineup. The former three-...
Via Athlon Sports
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

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