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Dwight Howard says he's 'still a champion' after playoff exit

  Dwight Howard is a “glass half full” kind of guy, which is an admirable trait. Except when the glass is empty.   Howard’s Houston Rockets fell to the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Wednesday night, thus extending their NBA title drought to 20 seasons. After the game, Howard — who led the Rockets with 18 points, 16 rebounds...
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Dwight Howard nails Andre Iguodala in shoulder (Video)

Dwight Howard wasn’t about to go quietly in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals. And we’re not talking about him putting together a monster game against the Warriors to keep the Rockets from being eliminated. Howard went to set a screen on Andre Iguodala in the final four minutes of the game and laid...Read More
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Why wasn’t Dwight Howard suspended for shot to Bogut?

Dwight Howard has nothing to do with Cleveland sports and due to the fact that his team, the Houston Rockets, trails Golden State 3-1 in the Western Conference Finals, he probably won’t for this season. That said, Dwight Howard was involved in a play against Andrew Bogut that was eerily similar to the one that J.R. Smith was involved during the Celtics series with Jae Crowder....
Via Waiting For Next Year
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Should Dwight Howard be suspended for hitting Andrew Bogut? (Video)

Dwight Howard received a flagrant 1 for hitting Andrew Bogut in the face area during Game 4 on Monday night. The Houston Rockets center was not ejected, which was somewhat surprising. Any contact above the shoulders is supposed to be an automatic flagrant 2 foul and an ejection. We saw an example of that over...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Could Suspend Dwight Howard for Game 5 of Western Conference Finals

There aren’t many people out there who watched Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals and didn’t believe Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard didn’t deserve a flagrant 2 for laying a blow to Andrew Bogut’s face. The reality of the situation, no matter your allegiance, is that what Howard did Sunday night was much more serious than the flagrant 2 that got Atlanta Hawks big...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard hangs with fans left stranded by Houston storm

Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets avoided a series sweep at the hands of the Golden State Warriors on Monday, winning Game 4 by a score of 128-115. Both fans and the Rockets center remained inside the Toyota Center for several hours after the game, but not to savor a victory that staved of postseason...Read More The post Dwight Howard hangs with fans stranded at arena due to...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
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Dwight Howard: 'I saw quit from everybody in the arena'

After Saturday night's Game 3 shellacking at the hands of Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard had some harsh words for his teammates and home crowd.Houston entered Game 3 down 0-2 in the series but were confident after playing the Western Conference's top seed to a near stalemate. Then they laid an egg for the ages, losing by 35 points...
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WATCH: Steph Curry Boxes Out Dwight Howard to Snag Rebound

Golden State Warriors superstar Steph Curry is a great player, but lets be real--he's a little dude. If there is one thing he shouldn't be good at it or shouldn't be able to do it's box guys out that are pretty much twice as big as he is. Yet somehow he manages to do just that Saturday night against Dwight Howard.It almost looked like Howard thought about simply picking him up and...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets: On to the Conference Finals

What a finish. What a series. After one of the most exhilarating playoff series that Houston has been a part of in the last 20 years, the Houston Rockets are moving on to the Western Conference Finals. In the process, Houston showed the kind of fight that many felt the team lacked, coming back on the Los Angeles Clippers to take the series in 7 games after being down 3-1. Credit...
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Dwight Howard keeps Houston Rockets away from elimination

What makes watching sports fun is getting to see something unique. If the expected always happened there would be no reason to waste time viewing. Whether it be a singular miraculous play, an amazing sequence of events, or a contextually historic moment, that’s why you spend so much time endeared to what’s nothing more than a game. Thursday night’s Game 6 between the Los...
Via Crossover Chronicles
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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