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Dwight Howard  C  12
Current Team: Houston Rockets
Date Of Birth: Dec 8, 1985 (28 years old)
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-11 (211cm)      Weight: 265 (120kg)   
Current Agent: Dan Fegan, Mitch Butler
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Houston Rockets)
Free Agent: PO-2016; UFA-2017
 


Draft Entry: 2004 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 2004 Early Entrant
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy [Atlanta, Georgia (United States)]
AAU Team: Atlanta Celtics

Dwight Howard News


Dwight Howard Undergoes PRP Treatment On Knee, No Timetable For Return

Dwight Howard was not in the Rockets' lineup on Saturday and Kevin McHale said there is no timetable for when he will return.

Kobe Walks Back Negative Things He's Called Dwight

Kobe Bryant called Dwight Howard "soft" repeatedly in their game on opening night this season.

Dwight Howard Under Investigation For Hitting Six-Year-Old Son With Belt

Dwight Howard reportedly admitted to hitting his son with the buckle of his belt, leaving bruises and abrasions on his legs.

Dwight Howard Considering Wearing Knee Pads

Dwight Howard is considering wearing knee pads after banging knee early this season has him already battling a minor injury.

Kobe Calls Dwight 'Soft' During Scuffle, 'Teddy Bear' After

A Lakers source said Kobe Bryant repeatedly called Dwight Howard "soft" during their altercation.

Dwight Left Lakers 'For Myself', Not For Fear Of Kobe

Ahead ofthe Rockets' opening night game at the Lakers, Dwight Howard said his free agency decision in 2013 had nothing to do with Kobe Bryant.

Dwight: Lakers' Experience Made Me Develop Thicker Skin

Dwight Howard began his tenure with the Lakers returning from back surgery.

Dwight Howard: Chandler Parsons' Departure Won't Affect Rockets At All

Dwight Howard praised the Rockets' addition of Trevor Ariza.

Rockets May Have Accelerated Parsons' Payday As Unofficial Part Of Dwight's Deal

Dwight Howard and Chandler Parsons are both represented by Dan Fegan.

Dwight Hopes Rockets Sign Star Free Agent, Won't Actively Recruit In Respect Of Their Process

Dwight Howard doesn't plan on recruiting LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony or any other prospective free agents that the Rockets might pursue.

Howard, Harden Prepared To Recruit Carmelo For Rockets

The Rockets will need to unload the expiring contracts of Omer Asik and Jeremy Lin to clear most of the space required to sign Carmelo Anthony.

LeBron, Durant, Noah, Paul, Harden Headline All-NBA Teams

Joakim Noah was named to his first All-NBA First Team.

Top-5 Playoff PER: Aldridge, LeBron, Troy Daniels, Gibson, Dwight

LaMarcus Aldridge has the top Player Efficiency Rating through the first four games of the 2014 NBA Playoffs with a mark of 34.0.

NBA Admits Referees Should Have Awarded Howard Two Free Throws On Late Boxout With Freeland

The NBA acknowledged the officials missed a late call in the Blazers' 122-120 overtime win over the Rockets in Game 1.

Dwight Howard Day-To-Day With Ankle Strain After Undergoing MRI

An MRI confirmed a strained left ankle and Dwight Howard will be day-to-day.

Dwight: Couple Things Could Have Been Done To Sway Decision To Leave Lakers

Dwight Howard returns to play Los Angeles to play the Lakers for the first time since his departure to sign with the Rockets.

Dwight: I'm Just A Lot Healthier Than I Was Last Year

Dwight Howard was significantly healthier and happier in this year's All-Star Game compared to his lone appearances with the Lakers.

Full List Of NBA All-Star Reserves

John Wall, DeMar DeRozan, Paul Millsap and Damian Lillard are first time All-Stars.

Team USA Announces 28-Man Initial Roster

Team USA announced their 28-man initial roster for 2014-2016.

Dwight Howard To Rejoin USA Basketball

Dwight Howard has been away from USA Basketball for six years.

Dwight Howard Declined Invitation To Dunk Contest In New Orleans

Dwight Howard, 28, cited he is too old to participate in the event.

Dwight Howard Fined $25K By NBA For Throwing Ball Into Stands

The incident occurred with 2:54 left in the game and the Rockets up by five points at the time.

Van Gundy On Dwight's Post Moves: He's Gotten A Little Older, Back Injury Still There

Dwight Howard used to dunk from the post, something he has not done on any of his post-up tries in 13-14.

Howard, Parsons Understand Asik's Frustration Amid Trade Request

Chandler Parsons said Omer Asik has been fine to all his teammates in the locker room.

Howard 'Happy' With Rockets Despite Growing Pains

Omer Asik has requested a trade from the Rockets, but they are in no hurry to grant it as they continue to figure out how to incorporate Dwight Howard.

McHale Uses Adrian Peterson As Example Of How Howard Needs To Get Low In Post

The Rockets have only used Howard in the post sporadically to begin the season.

Dwight Eager To Stop Discussing Lakers

Dwight Howard described his time with the Lakers as "not the best situation for anybody."

D'Antoni: Politics Made Offense Prefer Dwight Over Gasol Last Season

Mike D'Antoni did not enjoy marginalizing Pau Gasol in an attempt to placate Dwight Howard last season with the Lakers.

McHale: Bringing Dwight Up To Speed 'Like Easing Into Mercedes'

Dwight Howard had 15 points and 16 rebounds in 30 minutes on Thursday against the Spurs.

Rockets Committed To Figuring Out Jumbo Lineup Of Howard, Asik

The Rockets showed some flashes of quality with the pairing, but they also struggled with rotations on defense and spacing on offense.
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