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Rockets reportedly receive permission to interview Luke Walton

Despite all the issues they’ve had to deal with this season, the Houston Rockets coaching job is actually a fairly attractive one. No surprise, then, that one of the hottest potential candidates is on their radar. According to Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated, the Rockets have received permission to speak to Warriors assistant Luke Walton. After being eliminated by GSW, Rockets...
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James Harden reportedly will play role in picking next Rockets coach

The Houston Rockets on Wednesday night saw an extremely disappointing season come to an end courtesy of a 114-81 playoff elimination loss to the Golden State Warriors. One of the biggest issues facing the Rockets, a team that went from appearing in the Western Conference Finals last season to barely sneaking into the playoffs this year, is determining the organization’s future...
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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
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard does not want to answer questions about his future

The Houston Rockets' season ended on Wednesday night with a 114-81 loss in Game 5 of their playoff series with the Golden State Warriors, and Dwight Howard was in no mood to talk about his future. Howard had just eight points in 45 minutes in the Rockets' loss, though he did grab 21 rebounds. His future was on the mind of reporters, but Howard was unwillingly to provide much in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dwight Howard, James Harden relationship is ‘cordially bad’

The Houston Rockets’ season could very well end Wednesday night, bringing to a close a season marked by dysfunction and underachievement from a team that went to the Western Conference Finals in 2015. ESPN’s Calvin Watkins details how things went downhill, particularly the tension between the team’s two stars, James Harden and Dwight Howard. According to Watkins, the duo...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Magic, Bucks, Blazers and Hornets the favorites for Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard seems as good as gone from the Houston Rockets and the suitors lining up for his services this summer seem plentiful. According to’s Calvin Watkins, the Orlando Magic, Milwaukee Bucks, Portland Trail Blazers and Charlotte Hornets stand alone as the favorite to land D12 this summer after he opts out. Granted, the Rockets haven’t been eliminated from the...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chandler Parsons wants Dwight Howard to come to the Mavericks

Chandler Parsons is quite fond of his old teammate Dwight Howard. He said in an interview with ESPN that he’s excited about “the opportunity to go into free agency this summer” with Howard. Parsons actually helped recruit Howard to the Houston Rockets in 2013, and it sounds like he’s trying to do it again with the Dallas Mavericks. “I think he can still dominate the game...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard doesn't want negative fans traveling to GS

Down 3-1 and heading into a place that’s been a veritable House of Horrors for them recently, the Houston Rockets certainly have their backs against the wall. Still, Dwight Howard doesn’t want to hear anyone’s pessimism, and he doesn’t even want any pessimistic people traveling with the team. Dwight Howard on #rockets Game 5 in Oakland: "If you don’t believe you can...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard tells people criticizing him to ‘shut up’

Dwight Howard did not appear to be too happy when James Harden hit what ended up as the game-winning shot in Thursday’s playoff game against the Golden State Warriors. But the Houston Rockets center has two words for anyone criticizing him: “Shut up.” Okay, then. Howard actually had a little more to say, via Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle. “They’re known...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dwight Howard walks into arena singing ‘Purple Rain’

Dwight Howard paid tribute to a musical icon who passed away on Thursday. Prince, at 57 years of age, was found unresponsive in an elevator and pronounced dead shortly afterwards. Many sports fans, athletes and coaches alike took to social media to pay their respects to the great musician. Howard, who probably knew all eyes would be on him as he entered the Toyota Center on Wednesday...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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