1. Dwight Howard Shoves Al Horford over Hard Foul

    Dwight Howard isn't here for Al Horford 's defensive style. Howard and Horford almost came to blows over a foul during the third quarter of the Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics game Monday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 8 months ago 2,897 reads 0 comments

  2. Best NBA Dunk Contest Slams Ever

    Topping the last two years of the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest will be a tall order for 2017's contestants. Aaron Gordon , who pushed Zach LaVine to the brink in Toronto last year, ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 months ago 114,786 reads 0 comments

  3. 10 Franchises Who Succeeded After Losing a Big Star

    Afraid of making excuses, sports teams will always state the "next man up" line after losing a vital contributor. Although it's the mindset fans and the media want to hear, replacing a star is never so simple...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 928 reads 0 comments

  4. Fun with the NBA Trade Machine: Deals That Should, but Likely Won't, Happen

    Come one, come all. You're just in time to witness contrived chaos in advance of the NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline! Theorized madness is, after all, why the Trade Machine exists in the first place...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 months ago 162,811 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: B/R Staff Pre-All Star Trade Deadline Predictions

    In light of the smog-thick haze engulfing the NBA mere weeks before its Feb. 23 trade deadline, 14 Bleacher Report writers received the go-ahead to expense fully functioning*, top-of-the-line crystal balls...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 8 months ago 495,794 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Power Rankings: How Every Team Stacks Up After 50 Games

    Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors are capitalizing on a corps of contenders working through flaws of one sort or another...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 months ago 148,181 reads 0 comments

  7. Dwight Howard Exacts Revenge Against Houston Rockets and Thursday NBA Takeaways

    The Atlanta Hawks, riding the contributions of Malcolm Delaney, DeAndre' Bembry and a red-hot Tim Hardaway Jr., stormed back from a seemingly insurmountable fourth-quarter deficit against the Houston Rockets, stealing a 113-108 victory Thursday...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 30,309 reads 0 comments

  8. Hawks vs. Rockets: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The Atlanta Hawks outscored the Houston Rockets 40-22 in the fourth quarter to come from behind and earn a 113-108 road victory Thursday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 3,512 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 NBA Trade Rumors: Buying or Selling the Latest Potential Deals

    Feel that? It's a rush of wind generated by the NBA 's fast-approaching Feb. 23 trade deadline. Before we let it sweep us off our feet, there are potential deals to discuss...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 months ago 180,007 reads 0 comments

  10. Big Man Power Rankings: Is Joel Embiid Really the NBA's Most Skilled?

    James Harden is ready to crown Joel Embiid the king of NBA big men. "Offensively, he's just skilled, man," Harden said in a postgame interview Friday. "He's probably the most skilled big man we have in this league, man...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 months ago 133,799 reads 0 comments

  11. Knicks vs. Hawks: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    Sunday's contest between the New York Knicks and Atlanta Hawks didn't stand out for any particular reason when the NBA schedule was released, but it will surely be one of the most memorable contests of the entire season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 14,607 reads 0 comments

  12. Kristaps Porzingis Gets Revenge on Dwight Howard with 1-Handed Poster Dunk

    Last year, Dwight Howard put Kristaps Porzingis on a poster. Ever since then, the New York Knicks star has had his mind on revenge. The 7'3" Latvian got it Sunday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 months ago 5,158 reads 0 comments

  13. Hawks' Dennis Schroder Cracks Up as Dwight Howard Describes Team's 'Good D'

    According to Basketball-Reference.com , the Atlanta Hawks rank fifth in the NBA in defensive rating, allowing 105.6 points per 100 possessions. Dwight Howard 's postgame interview would have gone smoother if he had said that...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 months ago 37,078 reads 0 comments

  14. Dwight Howard Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Hawks C

    A few months into his three-year contract, the Atlanta Hawks have had discussions about trading center Dwight Howard . Continue for updates. Hawks, Pelicans Discussed Howard Thursday, Jan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 19,975 reads 2 comments

  15. Dwight Howard Fakes High-Five, Dabs on Jeremy Lin During Nets-Hawks Game

    Got 'em. During the second quarter of Tuesday's Atlanta Hawks-Brooklyn Nets game, Hawks big man Dwight Howard duped his old pal Jeremy Lin. During a stop in the action, the 7-footer offered a hand to his former Houston Rockets teammate...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 months ago 10,588 reads 5 comments

  16. Dwight Howard Injury: Hawks Star Ruled Out vs. Nuggets Due to Back Tightness

    Atlanta Hawks big man Dwight Howard has been out since Dec. 19 because of back tightness. He will be out of the lineup again on Friday against the Denver Nuggets, per Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 1,402 reads 1 comments

  17. Dwight Howard Runs Point, Makes Awful Pass off Backboard

    Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard should probably stick to playing underneath the rim on offense. Early in the first quarter of Wednesday's game against the Phoenix Suns ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 months ago 6,817 reads 7 comments

  18. Dwight Howard's Altercation with Lakers Heckler Caught on Video

    Dwight Howard returned to his old stomping grounds in Los Angeles on Sunday, and suffice it to say there's no love lost between him and Lakers fans...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 296,676 reads 150 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Injury: Updates on Hawks Star's Quad and Return

    Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard has been out since he suffered a quad injury on Nov. 15 against the Miami Heat. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 9,466 reads 16 comments

  20. Hawks' Dwight Howard Pranked Mother by Saying He Signed with Jazz

    Atlanta native Dwight Howard returned home and signed with the Hawks last summer. Before his homecoming, however, the jovial big man made his mother cry...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 64,119 reads 49 comments

  21. James Harden Comments on Relationship with Former Teammate Dwight Howard

    Houston Rockets star James Harden is five games into his 2016-17 season, his first since 2013 without center Dwight Howard , who signed with the Atlanta Hawks during the offseason...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 months ago 4,953 reads 16 comments

  22. Dwyane Wade Shakes Bojan Bogdanovic with Crossover, Finishes with Layup

    Ain't that just like D-Wade? During the Chicago Bulls ' Halloween faceoff with the Nets in Brooklyn, Dwyane Wade delivered a classic move via a lethal crossover on Bojan Bogdanovic in the fourth quarter...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 12 months ago 7,535 reads 2 comments

  23. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Dwight Howard, Mitch McGary and More

    As the NBA regular season returns Tuesday, here's a reminder that the league's rumor season never leaves you. Whether it's the winter, spring, summer or fall, sources always seem to be chirping...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 12 months ago 3,138 reads 0 comments