1. Dwight Howard Suspended 1 Game for Receiving 16th Technical Foul of Season

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard has been suspended one game after receiving his 16th technical foul of the season during Wednesday’s 111-105 victory over the Brooklyn Nets , per Chris Haynes of ESPN...

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  2. Dwight Howard Drops NBA's First 30-Point, 30-Rebound Game in 8 Years vs. Nets

    Dwight Howard was not messing around Wednesday night against the Brooklyn Nets . In the Charlotte Hornets ' 111-105 road win at Barclays Center, Howard erupted for 32 points ...

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  3. Dennis Schroder: Dwight Howard Only Plays Well Against Former Teams

    After Thursday's 129-117 loss to the Charlotte Hornets , Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder sounded off about Hornets center and former teammate Dwight Howard . According to KL Chouinard of Hawks...

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  4. In or Out? Predicting Postseason Fates for Every Fringe NBA Playoff Team

    Are you a glutton for mental punishment? A sucker for seemingly unending hypotheticals? Someone who appreciates trying to solve a Rubik's Cube that has the power to fight back? Well, then, the 2018 NBA playoff race is for you...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Last-Minute Trade Ideas for Hornets' Kemba Walker, Dwight Howard, Nic Batum

    The Charlotte Hornets could be among the NBA 's busiest teams between now and Thursday's 3 p.m. trade deadline. Or they might sit out the swapping season and try to redirect their roster this summer...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Hornets' Dwight Howard Owns Atlanta's Mike Muscala with Poster-Worthy Dunk

    Charlotte Hornets veteran center Dwight Howard turned the clock back in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena...

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  7. Potential Trade Packages for Kemba Walker: Could Knicks or Cavs Make a Play?

    After spending years scrapping and clawing to remain in the middle of the pack, the Charlotte Hornets recognize they're stuck. And they are finally, mercifully prepared to do something about it—even if they have to trade Kemba Walker...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Midseason Report Card Grades for Every NBA Team

    Now halfway through the 2017-18 NBA season, it's time for some straight talk. And nothing cuts right to the evaluative point like a letter grade. This isn't just about each team's win total at the midway mark...

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  9. NBA Power Rankings: Jimmy Butler's Timberwolves Soaring, Cavs Falling

    With the Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors missing All-Stars, this week offered a prime chance for an upstart to vault into the top five in our NBA power rankings...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. 'I Expect to Beat Them': The Rockets Have a Big Secret to Dethroning Warriors

    LOS ANGELES — It's loose at Rockets practice, the kind of vibe that shows itself only when a team is rolling the way this team is rolling...

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  11. Dwight Howard Cracks Top 20 on All-Time Rebounding List

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard recorded 12 points and nine rebounds during Monday's 104-94 victory over the Orlando Magic. In doing so, he tallied his 12,361st rebound, placing him at 20th all-time, per NBA TV ...

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  12. 5 Worst Performers Against Current Salary at Every NBA Position

    Just imagine Scrooge McDuck lounging around with his ridiculous reserves of money. Once that image is firmly in your head, you'll be in a far better place to appreciate the gaudy nature of these 25 contracts...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Charlotte's Dwight Howard Dunks All over Toronto's Serge Ibaka

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard turned the clock back during Wednesday's game against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Dwight Howard Fined $35,000 for Obscene Gesture to Fan

    The NBA announced Saturday it fined Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard $35,000 for making an obscene gesture on the court during Friday's 100-99 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. The Biggest Question Mark on Every NBA Team

    The 2017-18 NBA season is farther along than you think. We've already witnessed a coaching change, a big-name trade, countless highlights, social-media beefs and at least a dozen outings from all 30 squads...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Nicolas Batum to Return from Elbow Injury, Make Season Debut vs. Cavs

    When the Charlotte Hornets take the court against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, they'll have Nicolas Batum for the first time this season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Every Team's Best Lineup

    By definition, every NBA team has a premier five-man lineup. Some have struggled, either because they're incapable of scoring points in efficient fashion or because they have no idea how to prevent their opponents from doing exactly that...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. The 'Ball Don't Lie' Non-Stars: Who Are the NBA's Worst Free-Throw Shooters?

    You know the NBA 's "Ball Don't Lie" non-stars when you see them. They trudge toward the free-throw line with deer-in-headlights terror showing through feigned confidence. They take so many deep breaths you think they might faint...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. 1 Trade Every Fringe NBA Playoff Team Should Already Be Considering

    Almost every NBA team is already chasing a trade. That's how the business works. Squads are always looking to improve their immediate chances or, in some cases, sell off unwanted assets...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Dwight Howard Fined $25k for Obscene Gesture Toward Fan During Timberwolves Game

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard received a $25,000 fine from the NBA for directing an obscene gesture toward a fan in Charlotte's 112-94 defeat to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday, the NBA announced ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Metrics 101: Greatest Center Seasons in Modern NBA History

    Need a rebound? Want to get a stop on the interior? Looking for a post-up move that can embarrass a defender? You might want a dominant center...

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  22. Hawks Players Reportedly 'Screamed in Jubilation' After Dwight Howard Was Traded

    Many were surprised when the Atlanta Hawks dealt Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets in June, but the move may not have been a shock to those inside the Hawks locker room...

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  23. Dwight Howard Considered Retiring in 2015, Says 'Joy Was Sucked out of It'

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard said he considered retirement after struggling through the 2014-15 NBA season with the Houston Rockets...

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  24. Brace Yourself: These NBA Teams May Be Worse Than You Think in 2017-18

    Offseason NBA projections are indentured to optimism. Unless a team is unabashedly trying to plunge down the standings, the summer is a time to wax hope and confidence in renovated rosters—to bask in what's new and worship what's unknown...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 113,634 reads 0 comments

  25. Assembling Every NBA Team's Post-Free Agency 'Death Lineup'

    The 2014-15 NBA champion Golden State Warriors started something with their now-notorious "Death Lineup...

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