1. 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 8 months ago 7,999 reads 40 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 1,637 reads 7 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 1,948 reads 5 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 6,007 reads 37 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 7,089 reads 2 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 159,330 reads 348 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 40,592 reads 243 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 4,889 reads 42 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 48,191 reads 180 comments

  10. Why the Orlando Magic Will Be Contenders in the Eastern Conference by 2015

    Following the Dwight Howard fiasco and his forced trade to the Lakers , the Orlando Magic were seemingly destined to be cellar dwellers for years to come. But the rebuilding process could be over sooner than most fans expect...

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 8 months ago 3,844 reads 28 comments

  11. Houston Rockets Ditching Dwight Howard-Omer Asik Pairing Is the Right Move

    Twin towers. The name alone draws feelings of reverence in hoops circles, particularly in a city that once housed one of the best pairings to ever wear that title: Hakeem Olajuwon and Ralph Sampson...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 8 months ago 6,641 reads 51 comments

  12. Dwight Howard Says 'I Don't Want to Talk About It' When Asked About Free Throws

    Answer: Free throws and media relations. Question: What are two things Dwight Howard is awful at? Two of Howard's greatest flaws were on full display during and after the Houston Rockets ' overtime victory against the Toronto Raptors ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 months ago 13,130 reads 81 comments

  13. Positives Outweighing Negatives in Houston Rockets Dwight Howard Experiment

    Dwight Howard is starting to fit in with his Houston Rockets teammates, which is a development that should have the rest of the Western Conference a little worried...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 months ago 10,365 reads 60 comments

  14. How LA Lakers Can Free Themselves of Dwight Howard Forever

    Right now, the Los Angeles Lakers are the equivalent of a bitter ex-girlfriend. Dwight Howard moved on to bigger and redder things when he chose the Houston Rockets as the winners of last summer’s free agency sweepstakes, thus leaving L...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 2,037 reads 22 comments

  15. Houston Rockets' Problems Start with James Harden and Dwight Howard

    Christened answers have become a part of the problem for the Houston Rockets . Together, James Harden and Dwight Howard solved everything in Houston; they covered all the Rockets' bases...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 months ago 19,240 reads 166 comments

  16. Dwight Howard Will Silence His Critics with His Play and Rockets Success

    Dwight Howard 's struggles from the free-throw line were a big factor in the Houston Rockets 99-98 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night, but even the biggest Howard hater can't deny how effective D12 has been this year...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 8 months ago 1,498 reads 26 comments

  17. Dwight Howard Must Be Aggressive on Offense for Houston to Become a Contender

    Dwight Howard is the best center in the NBA . Some will pick apart his unpolished fundamentals, others will look to his struggles at the free throw line, and some have even dared ...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 8 months ago 2,050 reads 32 comments

  18. Lakers Took Time Away from Beating the Rockets to Play Tag with Dwight Howard

    There is a very immature child alive and well in each of us who really wants to believe the Los Angeles Lakers were playing freeze tag with Dwight Howard while an actual NBA game was occurring...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 113,799 reads 97 comments

  19. Mike D'Antoni Conveniently Changes Mind on Hack-a-Dwight Strategy

    What a difference a year—and a change of uniform—makes for Mike D'Antoni's opinion of the hack-a-Dwight strategy...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 months ago 3,130 reads 9 comments

  20. Steve Blake, Lakers Sharpshooters Exact Revenge on D12

    There were many interesting stories leading up to tonight's game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Houston Rockets . Dwight Howard was facing his old team—the team he rejected in the offseason—for the first time...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 months ago 7,173 reads 40 comments

  21. Laker Nation Trolls Dwight Howard Soundly During Laker Win

    Dwight Howard downplayed the significance of Thursday night's matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers continually in the run-up to his first bout with the Purple and Gold since bolting from Hollywood...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 38,709 reads 240 comments

  22. Dwight Howard's Aggressiveness Not Enough in Loss to Lakers

    Dwight Howard had a chance to beat his former team, the Los Angeles Lakers , on Thursday night with his aggressiveness. But it wasn't enough for the Houston Rockets , as they fell 99-98...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 8 months ago 2,717 reads 72 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant Sounds Off on Dwight Howard, Injury Recovery

    With former teammate Dwight Howard set to take the court against the Los Angeles Lakers , it was only a matter of time before the world heard from Kobe Bryant ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 months ago 56,415 reads 64 comments

  24. Is Kevin Love Better Than Dwight Howard on the Boards?

    If you had to pick one current NBA player to grab a contested rebound that would save your life, you'd probably select either Kevin Love or Dwight Howard ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 7,311 reads 47 comments

  25. Dwight Howard Made the Right Move Signing with Houston Rockets

    Remember the Dwightmare? It’s over now—really, it is. And somehow, Dwight Howard and his followers have all awoken to the brightest day imagined from all of the scenarios laid out over the last few seasons...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 8 months ago 1,129 reads 4 comments