Height: 6-11 (211cm) Weight: 265 (120kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Los Angeles Lakers)
2012-2013 2011-2012 2010-2011 2009-2010 2008-2009 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006 2004-2005 2003-2004 2002-2003 2001-2002 2000-2001 1999-2000 1998-1999 1997-1998 1996-1997 1995-1996 1994-1995 1993-1994 1992-1993
Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder
Portland Trail Blazers
San Antonio Spurs
World Peace, Metta
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
AAU Team: Atlanta Celtics
Dwight Howard News
Dwight Howard can't officially sign with a team until July 10.
Mitch Kupchak has worked to gain the trust of Dwight Howard during the 12-13 season, which he has by all accounts.
May 22, 2013
| Chad Ford/ESPN
The 13th overall pick has a cap hold of $1,655,300, cap space the Mavericks are looking to clear.
Dwight Howard is currently torn between re-signing with the Lakers and joining the Rockets in unrestricted free agency.
Dwight Howard will engage in the free agency process and is expected to hear pitches from the Lakers, Rockets, Mavericks, Cavaliers and the Hawks.
Dwight Howard also felt marginalized by Mike D'Antoni, feeling he looked to Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash for leadership and suggestions.
The Clippers do not have the cap space to sign Dwight Howard while also re-signing Chris Paul.
Dirk Nowitzki's current contract expires after the 13-14 season and is going to take a paycut if it can make the Mavericks better.
The Hawks are interested in Stan Van Gundy and hope that a reunion might appeal to Dwight Howard.
Dwight Howard was diagnosed with a torn labrum after originally injuring his right shoulder on January 4th.
Mitch Kupchak is confident that the Lakers can build around Dwight Howard, but less than fully confident that he will re-sign in the offseason.
If Pau Gasol returns, he hopes that there is better understanding of how he can be utilized by Mike D'Antoni.
Jodie Meeks became one of Dwight Howard's closest friends this season with the Lakers.
Dwight Howard's first season with the Lakers came to an end on Sunday with their four-game elimination.
Dwight Howard finished 14th in the Defensive Player of the Year balloting.
Dwight Howard finished 14th in Defensive Player of the Year, a shocking result for a player who won the award in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Mitch Kupchak continues to be confident that Dwight Howard will re-sign with the Lakers this offseason.
Dwight Howard is determined to be there for Kobe Bryant as he goes through his rehabilitation from a completely torn Achilles tendon.
Dwight Howard stated the obvious when he said the Lakers "need" every game.
The NBA has retroactively given David Lee a flagrant 1 foul for hitting Dwight Howard in the face earlier this week.
Dwight Howard suffered a bruised lip and bloody mouth that required three stitches due to an elbow from David Lee on Monday.
Mike D'Antoni is in favor of Dwight Howard practicing his jumper.
The Lakers have had difficulty playing Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol together this season.
Dwight Howard and Kevin Samples are first cousins and had been working together for nine years.
Dwight Howard went 25 for 39 from the free throw line in his return to Orlando on Tuesday.
Dwight Howard is looking forward to being in his Orlando home again.
Dwight Howard has apologized to the fans of Orlando ahead of his first return trip with the Lakers on Tuesday.
Mar 09, 2013
| Marc Stein/ESPN
The Rockets continue to plan for an offseason in which they will pursue a prominent free agent big man.
Dwight Howard has received backlash from former Orlando Magic teammates because of his comments saying they were "a team full of people nobody wanted."
Jameer Nelson responded to comments made by Dwight Howard disparaging his former teammates with the Magic.