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Tony Allen does Dikembe Mutombo finger wag after block on Dwight Howard

In case you missed it last night, the Atlanta Hawks retired Dikembe Mutombo’s jersey and it seems that Grizzlies guard Tony Allen decided to pay tribute to Dikembe tonight. In the first quarter of tonight’s Rockets-Grizzlies game, Houston’s Dwight Howard tried to make an easy basket in the paint until Allen made a nice block and then did the Dikembe finger wag: Tony Allen...
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Report: Rockets hoping Dwight Howard will be cleared to play all back-to-back games

Superman could be providing Houston with more help soon. Bill Baptist Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty ImagesHouston Rockets center Dwight Howard has been limited to start the season, sitting out multiple back-to-back games so far this year. While that isn't the only factor to Houston's poor start, not having Howard in the lineup at all times hasn't been easy on the chemistry for the...
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What If Historically Bad NBA Foul Shooters Made Their Free Throws?

Have you ever wondered what type of team the Los Angeles Clippers could be if DeAndre Jordan could make a free throw? How dominant Dwight Howard could be if his free throw percentage was better? How Shaquille O'Neal would stack up against the all-time greats if he had made a respectable percentage over the course of his career? During the 2014-2015 regular season, the NBA league...
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WATCH: Dwight Howard gets rejected by rim, takes a spill

Houston Rockets big man Dwight Howard ran into an opponent he could not overpower in Wednesday’s game against the Trail Blazers—the rim. Howard tried to throw down an alley-oop and it looked as if he had an easy bucket. However, he couldn’t get the ball over the rim, and that’s when the epic fail happened. Howard was stuffed by the rim and then fell down on the court.
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Dwight Howard misses one-handed alley-oop dunk against Trail Blazers

As the Houston Rockets look to rebound from their rough start to the regular season, Dwight Howard is looking to get back to his usual dominant self. During tonight’s match-up with the Portland Trail Blazers, Howard tried to throw down an impressive one-handed alley-oop dunk but sadly it came up a tad short: Dwight Howard, everybody! *** Howard Missed Alley-Oop Dunk [Erik Gundersen...
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WATCH: Dwight Howard laughs, responds to heckling fan

Los Angeles still isn’t happy about Dwight Howard’s time with the Lakers. Despite Howard starting in 76 games, starting the All-Star game and leading the league in rebounds, the Lakers finished with an underwhelming 45-37 record and were swept out of the playoffs in the first round. Howard, then just 27, left the team in free agency to sign with the Houston Rockets after L...
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WATCH: Harrison Barnes posterizes Dwight Howard

Oh man, what a dunk! The post Watch: Harrison Barnes posterizes Dwight Howard appeared first on Crossover Chronicles.
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Ex-Magic CEO: Dwight Howard compared himself to Jordan, Ali

There's a fine line between confidence and hubris. There's also a good chance Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard fails to recognize that line.According to former Orlando Magic CEO Bob Vander Weide, before the Magic traded Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers in the Summer of 2012, D-12 compared himself to Michael Jordan, Muhammad Ali and Nelson Mandela."When he told me he was an icon...
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October 19, 2015  |  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
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October 09, 2015  |  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...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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