1. James Harden, Dwight Howard Leading Modern-Day Rockets to Uncharted Territory

    It was a development six years in the making, but the Houston Rockets blasted their way back into the second round of the playoffs after dismissing the visiting Dallas Mavericks with a 103-94 Game 5 win Tuesday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 51,031 reads 234 comments

  2. Turns out Dwight Howard Can Still Star for Houston Rockets

    The reports of the demise of Dwight Howard ’s career have been greatly exaggerated, albeit in an entirely understated way...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 4 months ago 8,807 reads 61 comments

  3. Hangin' with Dwight Howard: A Changed Man, Entertaining Host and Snake Charmer

    "You driving with us?" Dwight Howard surprises me with that question as I'm in the parking lot of Blue Ridge Elementary in Houston, along with some of his personal staff. It's around 7:30 p...

    Jared Zwerling Written by Jared Zwerling about 4 months ago 206,573 reads 243 comments

  4. Dwight Howard Not Charged with Child Abuse: Latest Details and Comments

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be charged with child abuse following a police investigation into claims he hit his six-year-old son with a belt, Atlanta police announced Monday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 64,176 reads 38 comments

  5. Dwight Howard in Strange Role as Houston Rockets' Playoffs X-Factor

    Dwight Howard is back from injury (bone marrow aspirate injection), but he’s not returning to the same role he had before he went out...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 5 months ago 44,959 reads 90 comments

  6. 10 Athletes You Don't Want to Mess with on Social Media

    While most athletes take harsh criticism from fans with a grain of salt, others are a bit more sensitive and can't help but fight back, yearning to make social media trolls pay for the venom they so often spew...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 5 months ago 31,067 reads 17 comments

  7. Dwight Howard: 'I Didn't Have an Issue Back Then How Kobe Was'

    Dwight Howard wants you to know that he and Kobe Bryant are cool. As in they aren't sworn enemies who will spend the rest of their NBA careers trying to ruin one another...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 32,922 reads 212 comments

  8. Dwight Howard's Return Offers Final MVP Test for James Harden

    James Harden has already made his loudest MVP argument. But with the race still too close to call, his campaign could still use a boost...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 7,997 reads 35 comments

  9. Can the Return of Dwight Howard Take the Houston Rockets to the NBA Finals?

    The Houston Rockets finally get their big man, Dwight Howard , back Wednesday night as they visit Anthony Davis and the Pelicans...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 5,606 reads 47 comments

  10. Dwight Howard Injury Update: Rockets Star Will Start vs. Pelicans

    Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale announced Wednesday that All-Star center Dwight Howard will return to the starting lineup for the team's Wednesday night game against the New Orleans Pelicans ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 10,209 reads 97 comments

  11. Dwight Howard's Pending Return Will Keep Houston Rockets in 2015 Title Picture

    The Houston Rockets have figured out how to survive —thrive, even —in the regular season without Dwight Howard ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 6,044 reads 53 comments

  12. Dwight Howard Makes Cameo Appearance on 'The Odd Couple'

    Update: According to the Rockets, Howard's appearance on the show was filmed during the offseason. While Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard continues to rehab from a knee injury, he's apparently had some extra time to work on his acting...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 6 months ago 14,564 reads 25 comments

  13. Houston Rockets Have Adjusted Without Dwight Howard but Will Need Him Back

    HOUSTON — Back when Dwight Howard and Terrence Jones most recently started together for the Houston Rockets , the Rockets were rolling. They won both ends of a back-to-back...

    Jonathan Feigen Written by Jonathan Feigen about 6 months ago 11,070 reads 22 comments

  14. How Have Houston Rockets Kept a Top-Flight Defense Without Dwight Howard?

    The Houston Rockets should be vulnerable at the defensive end. Center Dwight Howard 's absence should have made them that way. But they aren't, and it hasn't...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 8,499 reads 24 comments

  15. Why Dwight Howard's Health Isn't the Only Key to a Deep Rockets Playoff Run

    The Houston Rockets are in the thick of the playoff picture in the West with MVP candidate James Harden leading the way; however, the postseason is not that far off, and Houston has some questions heading into the last leg of the NBA season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 6 months ago 3,362 reads 13 comments

  16. The Most Devastating Playoff Losses in the Past 15 Years

    Though losses are no doubt a major part of sports, some are far more devastating than others. While many great teams and players have managed to bounce back over the years, some losses—most ...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 6 months ago 21,071 reads 88 comments

  17. Dwight Howard Jokingly Takes Unexpected Shot at Teammate's Groin on Sideline

    Dwight Howard may be out for a while with a knee injury , but the Houston Rockets star is still going to have some fun during games...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 7 months ago 84,011 reads 56 comments

  18. Will Dwight Howard Be 100 Percent When Houston Rockets Need Him Most?

    HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets made the announcement with the fewest words, inspiring the most distress possible...

    Jonathan Feigen Written by Jonathan Feigen about 7 months ago 5,375 reads 58 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Injury Update: Rockets Star Expects to Miss 6-8 Weeks

    The Houston Rockets now have a somewhat more definitive timetable for Dwight Howard 's return following a bone marrow aspirate injection in his right knee...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 11,510 reads 45 comments

  20. Houston Rockets' Playoff Hopes Hinge on Dwight Howard's Injured Knee

    The Houston Rockets are built to win their first playoff series since 2009, but only if Dwight Howard ’s knee can hold up. And with him sitting a prolonged period for the second time this season, that’s a growing concern...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 3,475 reads 43 comments

  21. Dwight Howard Injury Gives James Harden Chance to Swing NBA MVP Race

    James Harden 's NBA MVP case is already strong. So strong, in fact, it's difficult—nigh impossible—for him to have a sturdier one. Dwight Howard 's latest injury gives him the opportunity to make the inconceivable a reality...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 3,511 reads 38 comments

  22. Houston Rockets Aren't Contenders Without Dwight Howard at Full Strength

    For all the opinions Dwight Howard still inspires, with debate about the quality of his play still raging from talk radio to TNT, his value to the Houston Rockets remains unchanged and irrefutable...

    Jonathan Feigen Written by Jonathan Feigen about 7 months ago 8,082 reads 72 comments

  23. Dwight Howard Injury: Updates on Rockets Star's Knee and Return

    Dwight Howard is still recovering from a knee injury he suffered against the Phoenix Suns on Jan. 23. Howard has revealed that when he does return, he will not play in back-to-back games...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 122,374 reads 270 comments

  24. Dwight Howard Forgets Who the NBA's Best Team Is

    It's understandable that Dwight Howard came up empty in the immediate aftermath of a Wednesday night thrashing at the hands of the Golden State Warriors ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 months ago 39,461 reads 194 comments

  25. Dwight Howard Sinks Hook Shot from Half Court Before Game vs. Pacers

    If Dwight Howard ever gets the chance at a half-court buzzer-beater, he might want to break out the hook shot. Before Monday's game against the Indiana Pacers, Howard drilled a half-court shot by using the hook shot...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 7 months ago 13,897 reads 15 comments