1. Could Any Current NBA Center Handle Wilt Chamberlain?

    It is my humble opinion that Wilt Chamberlain was the greatest basketball player to ever set foot on the hardwood, although that opinion seems to be in the vast minority these days...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 8 months ago 2,176 reads 10 comments

  2. What Results of NBA All-Star Voting Say About Dwight Howard's Image

    For the first time since 2007, Dwight Howard will not start the NBA All-Star Game. The Houston Rockets center came in fourth in the final tally for the three Western Conference ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 months ago 34,295 reads 135 comments

  3. Twitter's Reaction to NBA All-Star Game Snubs and Surprise Inclusions

    The inevitable debate that comes with the announcement of the NBA's All-Star starters is well underway, and with the abundance of snubs, there's plenty to discuss...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 8 months ago 593 reads 0 comments

  4. Dwight Howard on All-Star Starter Snub: 'I Came Here to Win a Championship'

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is used to starting the NBA All-Star Game, but in 2014 he will likely have to start the game on the bench...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 months ago 12,755 reads 110 comments

  5. What If Dwight Howard Had Wound Up with the Brooklyn Nets?

    Wake up everyone, you're just having a Dwightmare . It's okay, don't be scared. Dwight Howard won't be a free agent for at least another three years. Sadly for the All-Star center, we can never just pay attention to his 18 points and 12...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 3,201 reads 5 comments

  6. NBA All Star Game 2014 Snubs: Top Omissions from Each Team's Starting Lineup

    The results of fan voting for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game are in, and as always, some players have legitimate beefs over the fact they are not starting...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 8 months ago 3,408 reads 1 comments

  7. Dwight Howard Reportedly Returning to USA Basketball After 6-Year Absence

    Dwight Howard has never been shy about carving his own path and legacy, as evidenced by his membership to three different NBA teams in as many recent seasons...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 3,258 reads 8 comments

  8. Are Houston Rockets Using Dwight Howard Correctly on Offense?

    The Houston Rockets made one of the biggest splashes of last summer by signing perennial all-star Dwight Howard , one of the very best defenders in the league...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 8 months ago 1,944 reads 4 comments

  9. NBA Surprises: Why Miles Plumlee Has Been the Phoenix Suns' MVP Thus Far

    Don’t be naïve, Miles Plumlee has been the Phoenix Suns ’ most valuable player during their surprise 2013-14 NBA season...

    Matt Silverston Written by Matt Silverston about 8 months ago 4,193 reads 6 comments

  10. Houston Rockets Reaping Benefits of Letting Dwight Howard Be Himself

    Dwight Howard is still the same guy who alienated teammates, media and fans with his look-at-me schtick with the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 months ago 8,211 reads 29 comments

  11. Dwight Howard Does the 'Nae Nae' with WeAreToonz

    Everyone knows Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard loves to have fun, and it looks like he is now the latest athlete to get in on the "Nae Nae" dance craze. Howard teamed up with rap group WeAreToonz to make a "Drop That Nae Nae" video...

    Kenny Dorset Written by Kenny Dorset about 8 months ago 21,527 reads 40 comments

  12. Is Kevin McHale's Coaching Holding the Houston Rockets Back?

    In the loaded Western Conference, the Houston Rockets have one of the very best collections of talent. But they're still a cut below the top of the standings and have looked quite inconsistent at times...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 8 months ago 9,641 reads 69 comments

  13. Lakers vs. Rockets: Should the NBA Put an End to Hack-a-Dwight Howard?

    In Wednesday night's Lakers vs. Rockets game, Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni implemented the always unpopular Hack-a-Howard strategy. The usual chorus of boos followed from the Houston fans...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 8 months ago 1,216 reads 6 comments

  14. LA Lakers Have a Shot If Kendall Marshall Makes His Shots

    HOUSTON — You want a metaphor for the current Los Angeles Lakers ? Kendall Marshall’s jump shot...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 months ago 55,017 reads 120 comments

  15. Chris Kaman Doesn't Want Dwight Howard to Be Mad at Him for Hack-a-Howard

    Los Angeles Lakers big man Chris Kaman implemented the hack-a-Howard strategy in Wednesday’s 113-99 loss against the Houston Rockets , and Dwight Howard didn ’t take kindly to the tactic...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 8 months ago 41,828 reads 215 comments

  16. Dwight Howard's Girlfriend Has Laker Hater Shirt for Lakers-Rockets Game

    Dwight Howard 's girlfriend, Christine Vest, wore a custom "Laker Hater" sweatshirt for the game between the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday. UPDATE: Thursday, Jan...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 8 months ago 128,685 reads 167 comments

  17. Dwight Howard's Maturation Coming at Right Time for Houston Rockets

    You might be surprised by how little you’ve heard about Dwight Howard this season. For the Houston Rockets , this is an unequivocally good thing—it means he’s keeping his head in the game...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 8 months ago 1,651 reads 0 comments

  18. The Last Hurdle for Houston Rockets to Become True Contenders

    The Houston Rockets have turned some heads with big wins lately, but they’re still a notch below the Western Conference elite in the standings. That gap is telling—it speaks to the team’s lack of consistency...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 9 months ago 5,399 reads 28 comments

  19. Rockets Give Dwight Howard, Benched for Final 19:52, Plenty of Reason to Cheer

    The Houston Rockets looked to be in trouble on Thursday night. They were trailing the gritty Memphis Grizzlies in the third quarter, 63-50. Worse, Houston's December MVP, Dwight Howard , had just left the game with his fifth foul...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 9 months ago 22,396 reads 38 comments

  20. The Return of the Old Dwight Howard Should Frighten the Entire NBA

    The Houston Rockets ' red-and-white threads weren't the only addition Dwight Howard made to his wardrobe this summer...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 months ago 41,264 reads 144 comments

  21. Dwight Howard Won't Cede Title of NBA's Center to Next Generation Anytime Soon

    Dwight Howard is back in force this season—a monster game Saturday night made that perfectly clear. It’s becoming pretty obvious that the next generation of centers isn't anywhere near his level yet...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 9 months ago 3,102 reads 31 comments

  22. Dwight Howard Shows He Can Carry Rockets with Dominant Performance vs. Pistons

    Dwight Howard may be one of the most disliked players in the NBA , but that doesn ’t mean he’s still not one of the most unguardable players in the league...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 9 months ago 2,002 reads 33 comments

  23. Houston Rockets vs. Indiana Pacers: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Indiana Pacers (21-5) got themselves back on track by pounding the Houston Rockets (17-10) at home by a final score of 114-81 on Friday night...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 9 months ago 2,404 reads 6 comments

  24. How Dwight Howard Is Improving with the Houston Rockets

    Dwight Howard ’s max-level contract with the Houston Rockets came on the heels of one of his lesser seasons as a pro in recent memory, with the dysfunctional Los Angeles Lakers ...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 9 months ago 2,707 reads 6 comments

  25. Has Dwight Howard Finally Learned How to Shoot Free Throws?

    Go outside and check for flying pigs. Dwight Howard has turned into a sharpshooter, meaning that the apocalypse is nearly upon us and the world will suddenly be plunged into an eternal state of darkness where down is up and left is right...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 42,354 reads 91 comments