Dwight Howard has been on the Houston Rockets for over a year now, but Los Angeles International Airport is still selling his old Lakers jersey for $100, as freelance writer Jeff Pearlman tweeted on Saturday. Ryan Glasspiegel of The Big Lead checked with Pearlman, who assured that the photo wasn't doctored. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES — Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol have distinctly different legacies in Los Angeles, but these days they share a link: They're moving on in life as former Lakers, having left Kobe Bryant behind. And in the established and admittedly...Show More Summary
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard hasn't shied away from putting a target on his back, but for the Rockets to have any substantial success in the 2014-15 season, he'll have to put the team on his back a well. Although there were serious...Show More Summary
Back in 2011, Dwight Howard told Esquire 's Scott Raab that he'd always wanted " To be an icon. To be somebody." At the moment, the well-traveled big man certainly qualifies as a "somebody." But his status as a legitimate icon is pending. Much...Show More Summary
Dwight Howard and James Harden's leadership skills just continue to come under fire. Typically, you'd expect the two stars on a team to involve the rest of the roster. You'd want them to take the young players—and the experienced veterans...Show More Summary
There were some hurt feelings when James Harden and Dwight Howard brushed off Chandler Parsons’ departure to Dallas. Harden and Parsons talked things through in Las Vegas while hooping at […] The post James Harden and Chandler Parsons Say There’s No Beef appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Houston Rockets have made headlines for all the wrong reasons of late, with star players James Harden and Dwight Howard making some controversial comments regarding their teammates and general manager Daryl Morey striking out inShow More Summary
Much has been made of Chandler Parsons' value in the wake of his move to the Dallas Mavericks from the Houston Rockets, especially after comments made by Parsons himself, Dwight Howard and James Harden. According to The Associated Press,...Show More Summary
After hitting home runs in the offseason of 2012 with James Harden and 2013 with Dwight Howard, the Houston Rockets went for a third. But, after attempting to nab either Carmelo Anthony or Chris Bosh, they struck out and then seemingly...Show More Summary
Dwight Howard and James Harden aren't doing any favors for the Houston Rockets, who have already used the 2014 NBA offseason to slink further away from title contention. This is not up for debate. The summer has been disastrous for the Rockets. Show More Summary
Houston Rockets All-Stars Dwight Howard and James Harden basically called the rest of their teammates a bunch of interchangeable scrubs this summer. Chandler Parsons, looking to become a star himself […] The post Chandler Parsons Calls James Harden’s Role Player Comment ‘Ridiculous’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Things are going to get heated when the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets square off with one another during the 2014-15 season. Expect Dwight Howard to do everything possible to swat away some of Chandler Parsons' shot attempts,Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets’ offseason has seen their roster undergo some serious changes and loss of depth, and no one will feel this more in 2014-15 than their two superstars. Dwight Howard and James Harden must step up this season. Both will...Show More Summary
Much like his teammate Dwight Howard, James Harden says the losses of Chandler Parsons (and to a lesser extent, Jeremy Lin) won’t be a huge problem for the Houston Rockets. […] The post James Harden: Rockets Will Be Fine Without Chandler Parsons appeared first on SLAMonline.
In his 10 seasons with the Orlando Magic, Jameer Nelson was never considered more than a secondary or tertiary option—a pleasant afterthought to the likes of Dwight Howard, Rashard Lewis, Hedo Turkoglu and, more recently, next-generation...Show More Summary
Tanking is everywhere in the NBA. Last season, it was in Tinseltown, where the Los Angeles Lakers quickly came to realize that Kobe Bryant wouldn't turn Dwight Howard's departure into instant gains. General manager Mitch Kupchak and friends would never cop to it, but they don't need to. Show More Summary
Dwight Howard said losing Chandler Parsons to the Mavericks won’t affect the Rockets at all. Why is that, you ask? “We have myself and James [Harden],” Howard said. Per the […] The post Dwight Howard Says Rockets Won’t Miss Chandler Parsons appeared first on SLAMonline.
He may sound like a bitter ex, but there's actually a lot of truth to Dwight Howard's recent comments on the loss of Chandler Parsons. According to the Associated Press (via ESPN), Howard said, " It won't affect us at all," when talking...Show More Summary
Dwight Howard doesn't believe the departure of Chandler Parsons will have a major impact on the Houston Rockets' title hopes next season.
New York Knicks president Phil Jackson continues to churn out prose for his latest book, Eleven Rings. In a newly-released excerpt of the autobiographical tome, The Zen Master opens up […] The post Phil Jackson Writes That Kobe Bryant Drove Away Dwight Howard appeared first on SLAMonline.