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Dwight: Harden And I Aren't Super Close But We Talk

Dwight Howard disputes comments from Kobe Bryant that he was uncomfortable with Bryant's "combative" approach during their one season together. “It wasn’t that I was uncomfortable with who [Bryant] was as a player or a person, that was never the issue to me,” Howard said. “I think that kind of gets twisted because of how things ended up. Everybody on that team got injured...
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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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Houston Rockets: Looking Ahead to 2015 NBA Draft

The Houston Rockets are in prime contending position for the postseason, as they currently sit in the 3rd seed of the Western Conference while missing Dwight Howard for the past 26 games before last night’s triumphant return. However, even amidst the playoff chase, it is never too early to check out what sort of reinforcements the Rockets can bring in during the offseason, especially...
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Dwight Howard Returns With 4 Points, 7 Rebounds In 16 Minutes

Dwight Howard returned to the Houston Rockets for the first time since Jan. 23 in their 95-93 win over the New Orleans Pelicans. “My whole point was to do whatever I can to help this team win and play as hard as I can for as long as I can,” Howard said. “It just felt good being back out on the floor.” Howard played just over 16 minutes after two months of rehab on his knee...
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Dwight Howard returns for the Rockets

Dwight Howard  returned for the Houston Rockets on Wednesday for their game against the New Orleans Pelicans. Kevin McHale confirmed this before the game started.   McHale confirms: Dwight Howard will return tonight in New Orleans. He will start and be on a minutes restriction. — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) March 25, 2015   The Rockets enter...
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Dwight Howard to Start Tonight for the Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is ready to return to action Wednesday night, head coach Kevin McHale says. McHale says he is starting Dwight Howard tonight. — Jenny Dial Creech (@jennydialcreech) March 25, 2015 Howard has not played since suffering a knee injury in early February. The eight-time All-Star is averaging 16.3 points, 11 rebounds and 1.8 blocks per game in...
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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-...
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Houston Rockets’ home(court) stretch

The Houston Rockets find themselves in favorable playoff position going into the last 4 weeks of regular season action, as they currently sit in the 4th seed, which would give them home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs. You can poo poo the importance of home-court in the NBA if you like (and plenty have), but the Houston Rockets have a win percentage that is 13...
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Rockets C Howard says he's 'pretty close' to returning

HOUSTON -- Dwight Howard is feeling better and says he's `pretty close' to returning from swelling in his right knee that has kept Houston's center off the court from almost two months. Howard, who has missed the last 23 games with the injury, returned to practice in the last week. He wouldn't give a timetable for his return, but his comments seemed to indicate it would be soon....
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