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Dwight Howard, image & Houston's title chances

It's hard to talk about the Houston Rockets without coming back to how you feel about Dwight Howard. Howard has gone from franchise centerpiece with the Orlando Magic to second banana in Houston, yet so much of the conversation about the Rockets revolves around the public perception of their star center. I would say he's polarizing except no one really seems to like him anymore....
Via RealGM - NBA
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Howard says he played through torn MCL, meniscus in playoffs

If Rockets center Dwight Howard truly is Superman, balky knees must be his Kryptonite. After a 2014-15 regular season in which Howard missed 41 games with various ailments, the eight-time All-Star recently revealed that his lingering knee problems reared their ugly head again during the playoffs in a much more serious way. On Thursday, Howard...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dwight Howard played with torn MCL and meniscus in playoffs

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard recently revealed that he played through a torn MCL and meniscus during the 2014-15 Western Conference Finals.Surprisingly enough, though, Howard apparently did not need surgery on his knee this offseason, according to Calvin Watkins of ESPN: Source: Dwight Howard's knee issues, torn MCL and meniscus during WCF weren't severe enough where offseason...
Via Fox Sports
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard Played Through Torn MCL, Meniscus In WCF

Dwight Howard said he played through a torn MCL and meniscus during the Western Conference Finals. Team doctors said Howard did not need offseason surgery because the tears weren't that severe. Howard hurt his left knee in the first quarter of Game 1 of that series when his then-teammate Josh Smith crashed into his knee. Howard missed 41 games for the Houston Rockets during the 14-15 season.
Via RealGM
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard says he played through torn MCL and meniscus during Western Conference Finals

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard’s health has been a trending topic the past few seasons after missing double digits games. That’s why a lot of people were surprised when Howard told the media that he has 10 good years left in him. Last season, he missed almost two months due to knee injuries that plagued him throughout the season. Howard, who can become a free agent after...
Via No Guts, No Glory
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

James Harden: I know I was the MVP, that’s 100 percent given

Houston Rockets superstar James Harden clearly remains miffed over the fact he was beat out by Golden State Warriors sharpshooter Stephen Curry in the MVP award voting last season. “I know I was the MVP,” Harden proclaimed recently, via’s Fran Blinebury. “That’s 100 percent given all the things that happened last season. Harden did give credit where credit was...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard: First Step In Becoming Champion Is Really Believing

The Houston Rockets are title contenders again this season and Ty Lawson will give the team another element, but everything begins with Dwight Howard and James Harden. “We want to grow,” said Howard. “James and myself want to take this team to a great level and I think that together we can lead this team in the right direction, we can be unstoppable. I truly believe that. All...
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard: I have a good 10 years left before I retire

Houston Rockets star Dwight Howard is entering his 12th season in the NBA. Howard has a lot of miles under his belt, and a few injury issues to boot, but he's still just 29 and has zero plans of retiring anytime soon.Actually, he has no plans of retiring for the next decade.Howard recently told Calvin Watkins of that despite the team monitoring his workload in training...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dwight Howard Stopped At Houston Airport For Having Loaded Gun

Dwight Howard broke one of the biggest rules of flying last week. Howard was stopped Friday at George Bush Intercontinental Airport for having a gun in his carry-on bag, Houston Police Department spokesperson Kese Smith told on Wednesday. A further inspection revealed the gun — a Glock 26 9mm — was loaded with one round in the chamber, law enforcement sources told TMZ...
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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