1. 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 42,366 reads 91 comments

  2. Dwight Howard Needed Radical, Complete Diet Change

    "I would always tell (the Lakers) how bad I wanted to get back to being Superman. Their response was, 'Well, you have to sacrifice something...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 117,823 reads 129 comments

  3. Re-Grading Every Houston Rockets Offseason Acquisition

    General manager of the Houston Rockets Daryl Morey had a busy offseason bringing in new faces to fill out his roster, and some signings have worked out better than others...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 10 months ago 8,524 reads 12 comments

  4. For Recovering Injured NBA Stars, It's Adapt or Fade Away

    Adapt or die. Such is the life of a recovering NBA superstar. They hurt themselves, bust their tail during rehab, return, and then it begins. Resumption doesn't end when a star is "healthy...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 months ago 4,576 reads 4 comments

  5. Free Throw Shooting Pro Tips for Dwight Howard on His 28th Birthday

    As Dwight Howard turns one year older today (28), his quest of becoming the first player in NBA history to have his age mirror his free throw shooting percentage takes another step closer...

    David Nurse Written by David Nurse about 10 months ago 9,369 reads 31 comments

  6. Dwight Howard Blasts Houston Rockets, Calls Effort 'Piss-Poor'

    It seems like Dwight Howard needs a hug. After the Houston Rockets ' loss to the Phoenix Suns on Dec. 4, Howard was at his mopey best in describing his team's poor showing...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 25,303 reads 182 comments

  7. Who Will Be the Leader for Houston Rockets?

    The Houston Rockets came into this season lacking one thing primarily—leadership. Acquiring James Harden and Dwight Howard over the past two seasons has made them serious competitors in the talent department...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 10 months ago 6,009 reads 36 comments

  8. Dwight Howard Does 'Mortal Kombat' Routine in Rockets' Pregame Huddle

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard had some fun with teammate Aaron Brooks by doing the Mortal Kombat "Finish Him" fatality in the Rockets' pregame huddle before Friday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 months ago 21,808 reads 44 comments

  9. Is the New Dwight Howard an Upgrade from the Old One?

    The Dwight Howard of 2013-14 certainly isn't the same Dwight Howard from his days with the Orlando Magic, and while the Houston Rockets are likely thrilled with his current production, ...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 10 months ago 15,477 reads 50 comments

  10. Houston Rockets Team Up to Destroy Hanukkah Classic 'The Dreidel Song'

    Happy Hanukkah! Here's an awful rendition of "The Dreidel Song" to put you in a festive mood. A tip of the hat to For the Win and SportsGrid for spotting just the latest sports ...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 10 months ago 22,057 reads 46 comments

  11. Are the Houston Rockets Playing with Enough Urgency?

    The Houston Rockets are talented—no one denies this. But to be true title contenders, the team will need to transcend a mere reliance on their ability to ball...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 10 months ago 2,027 reads 17 comments

  12. Rockets vs. Grizzlies: Who Will Step Up in Absence of Star Players?

    It will be a battle between two of the top teams in the Western Conference that will be lacking a lot of star power...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 10 months ago 640 reads 0 comments

  13. Dwight Howard Must Step Up for Houston Rockets to Become Legit Contenders

    The Houston Rockets are far from a bad team and, at 8-5, seem to be on the way to a respectable seed in the West. However, as it currently stands, they cannot yet be considered a legit title contender...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 10 months ago 2,957 reads 12 comments

  14. Dwight Howard Can Hit Free Throws When It Doesn't Matter

    As it turns out, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard can make free throws. He may not be very good at hitting them in games, but he was taped sinking one after another before a recent game...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 months ago 20,144 reads 51 comments

  15. How Well Are James Harden and Dwight Howard Meshing Together so Far?

    The Houston Rockets are off to a strong 8-5 start, and much of their early successes can be attributed to the chemistry that James Harden and Dwight Howard have already established...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 10 months ago 8,142 reads 29 comments

  16. Dwight Howard Called for Technical, Fined After Tossing Ball at Courtside Fan

    There are some instances when it's worth getting a technical foul. Maybe you're standing up for a teammate. Maybe you're making a point to the refs. Dwight Howard was just frustrated—and not even with anyone on the court...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 112,483 reads 220 comments

  17. Dwight Howard Answers Hakeem Olajuwon's Criticism, Defensive Issues Loom Larger

    Dwight Howard has drawn criticism from multiple sources recently for his post game and his defense, and he provided a stern on-court rebuttal for one of those rebukes in Wednesday's game...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 10 months ago 8,135 reads 40 comments

  18. The Biggest Early Season Storylines for the Houston Rockets

    There have been several headlines concerning the Houston Rockets early on this year, some of them good and others not so much...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 10 months ago 1,713 reads 7 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Discusses Strategy on 'Sesame Street'; Exit Strategies Not Covered

    Sesame Street used their vast drawing power to recently lock down a cameo with one of history's greatest tacticians. No, it wasn't Napoleon or Alexander the Great (though both would have been amazing finds for a morning children's show)...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 10 months ago 1,994 reads 5 comments

  20. Dwight Howard's Defensive Decline Is a Major Problem for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets have been more than solid during the 2013-14 season, but they still have one fatal flaw. Defense...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 6,088 reads 37 comments

  21. Dwight Howard Loses to Rockets Mascot in Half-Court Shooting Contest

    A baller he might be, but no one has ever accused Dwight Howard of being any good from beyond the arc...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 10 months ago 7,206 reads 2 comments

  22. Hakeem Olajuwon Is Not Happy with Dwight Howard's Performance in the Post

    Even though he's on the other side of the globe, Hakeem Olajuwon hasn't lost sight of his prized pupil, Dwight Howard . And the Hall of Fame big man is not impressed with what he's seen...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 159,913 reads 348 comments

  23. Way-Too-Early Predictions for 2013-14 NBA All-Star Starting Lineups

    Is it way too early to be predicting the starting lineups for the next All-Star Game? Nah, it’s never too early—there is actual NBA basketball being played, and after ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 40,767 reads 243 comments

  24. Hack-a-Dwight? Better Think Twice

    Like a certain other legendary big man, a major weakness in Dwight Howard ’s game has always been his abysmal free-throw attempts. On Saturday night, the Denver Nuggets went to the Hack-a-Shaq against Howard...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 4,960 reads 42 comments

  25. Dwight Howard, Houston Rockets Still Searching to Build Identity Together

    NEW YORK – Let the record reflect that on Thursday night, in the final minutes of a tight game, the Houston Rockets finally made a team pay for intentionally fouling Dwight Howard ...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 10 months ago 48,240 reads 180 comments