Rockets seeing Howard return to form just in time for playoffs

The Rockets wanted – and needed – a win, and Dwight Howard was no different. Except he needed more. Just as time was running out on the Rockets’ pursuit of home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs, he was down to his final opportunities to return to postseason speed. His first game back – Saturday’s comeback victory over undermanned New Orleans – might...
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Dwight Howard shows no mercy blocking shots by little kid (Video)

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard didn't show any mercy to a little kid taking shots at the basket during pregame warmups before Monday night's game against San Antonio. Based on a recent Instagram video, Howard wasn't trying to be nice, as he stuffed the kid every chance he got.The extra work paid off for Howard, as he had a monster game with 20 points and 17 rebounds...
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Dwight Howard blocks multiple shots from little kid on Instagram video

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard, throughout his career, has been one of the best shot blockers in the league. As evidenced by the below Instagram video, Howard’s shot blocking ability is not just used against NBA players, but also against helpless little kids: Dwight, at least give the kid a chance. *** Howard image courtesy of Getty Images
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Houston Rockets: Dwight Howard Has a Man Crush on Chandler Parson

Teammates share a special bond. It’s often a friendship that words can’t describe. The Houston Rockets locker room is apparently a close knit group, but maybe it’s too close. Dwight Howard took to Twitter today to show his affection for teammate Chandler Parsons. Shoutout to my babe @ChandlerParsons!! My crush — Dwight Howard (@DwightHoward) April 15, 2014 Somethings just...
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Dwight Howard calls Chandler Parsons his crush on Twitter

Although we are still a full day away from Women Crush Wednesday, that didn’t stop Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard from revealing his crush today. In the realm of the Twitterverse, Dwight’s Twitter account decided to reveal that his crush is fellow teammate, Chandler Parsons with a cute tweet to the world: Shoutout to my babe @ChandlerParsons!! My crush — Dwight Howard...
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STYLE: Mike Conley Jr, Amar’e Stoudemire, Matt Barnes, Blake Griffin, Dwight Howard & More

The 2014 NBA playoffs are right around the corner folks, and we can’t wait! I know you guys can’t either. In the meantime we wanted to share with our readers some of the best looks we’ve spotted from your favorite NBA talents this past weekend. Let’s just call this a NBA Playoffs style preview. Check them out below, let us know whose look was your favorite.   Amar’e...
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Blazers win 'best game of the year in the NBA' vs. Golden State Warriors to lock playoff date with Houston Rockets

Forget, for a moment, about the playoffs. Ignore the looming matchup with the Houston Rockets and stop wondering if the Trail Blazers can slow James Harden, stop Dwight Howard, and end their first-round postseason drought. Instead, take a little bit of time to savor the Blazers’ 119-117 overtime victory over the Golden State Warriors on Sunday night, because the always-entertaining...
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Rockets' Dwight Howard ruled out tonight against Timberwolves

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not play tonight against the Timberwolves, according to Jason Friedman on Twitter. Howard will miss his eighth straight game with an ankle injury.In Howard's seven game absence the Rocket's have gone 3-4. More duly noted, Houston has been one of the worst defense's in the NBA during that span. In their past three games they have...
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Rockets' Dwight Howard not expected to play tonight in L.A.

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is not expected to suit up tonight against the Lakers, according to Marc Stein on Twitter. Howard is suffering from a strained ankle and has missed the last five games due to the injury. Since Howard has been out the Rockets have gone 2-3, but his replacement in the starting lineup, Omer Asik, has played beyond good. So good that it's possibly...
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Dwight pokes fun at LeBron's hairline for April Fools'

Dwight Howard is quite the jokester and on April Fools’ Day, he poked fun at LeBron on his Instagram account. The picture shows King James with a normal hairline, not his current, receded look. [Bleacher Report] The post Dwight Howard Pokes Fun at LeBron’s Hairline on April Fools’ Day appeared first on Diehardsport.
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