Dwight Howard C  #12

Current Team: Charlotte Hornets

Born: Dec 8, 1985 (32 years old)

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 265 (120kg)

Hand: Right

Website: http://www.dwighthoward.com/

Twitter: @DwightHoward

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DwightHoward?ref=ts

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialDwightHoward

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dwighthoward/

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Charlotte Hornets)

Free Agent: UFA-2019

Current Agent: Andy Miller

Draft Entry: 2004 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2004 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Orlando Magic

Pre-Draft Team: Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy (Georgia)

High School: Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy [Atlanta, Georgia]

AAU Team: Atlanta Celtics

Dwight Howard News

Dwight Howard Fined $35,000 For Obscene Gesture
Dwight Howard committed the obscene gesture in Cleveland.

RealGM Staff Report

Dwight Howard Fined $25,000 For Obscene Gesture Towards Fan
Dwight Howard has been fined $25,000 for making an obscene gesture toward a fan.

RealGM Staff Report

Hornets Acquire Dwight Howard From Hawks
Dwight Howard signed with the Hawks during the 2016 offseason.

Marc J. Spears/The Undefeated

Dwight Howard Working On Three-Pointer In Offseason
Dwight Howard is hoping to prolong his career by shooting three-pointers.

Jamie Cooper/Uproxx

Dwight Howard Likely To Only Fetch Cap Relief, 2nd Rounder On Trade Market
Dwight Howard averaged just 26.2 minutes per game in the playoffs as he was relegated to a lesser role.

Kevin Arnovitz/ESPN

Dwight Howard Frustrated With Role At End Of First Season With Hawks
Dwight Howard expressed displeasure with how his first season with the Hawks ended.

Jeff Schultz/Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Dwight Howard Expected Magic To Trade Him To Brooklyn In 2011
Now that Dwight Howard has had a quiet and productive existence with the Hawks, he talked about the end of his time with the Magic.

Marc J. Spears/The Undefeated

Pelicans, Hawks Held Exploratory Dwight Howard Trade Talks
The level of interest from New Orleans is unclear and there was not unanimous support within the organization in trading for Dwight Howard.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Dwight Howard Happy With How He's Progressed, Optimistic About Later Stages Of Career
Dwight Howard believes he is in a better place back in his hometown with the Hawks, finally mature enough to handle his responsibilities, find the right work/life balance and cut off any unnecessary distractions.

Michael Lee/The Vertical

Dwight Howard Ejected After Elbow To Cody Zeller's Face
Cody Zeller said after the game he didn't think Dwight Howard's elbow to the face was a dirty play.


James Harden: Dwight And I Had No Beef, It Just Didn't Work Out
A source said the relationship between Dwight Howard and James Harden was "cordially bad."

Calvin Watkins/ESPN

Rockets' Management Pushed For Clint Capela To Play Over Dwight Howard
Input from James Harden influenced Houston's desire to decrease the minutes of Dwight Howard but team sources insist Harden was never part of those discussions.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Dwight Howard Released From Hospital Following Treatment For Dehydration
Dwight Howard had been on a 10-day promotional tour in China with shoe manufacturer Peak.

Chris Vivlamore/Atlanta Journal Constitution

Hawks' Interest Made Dwight Howard Feel 'Really Good About Himself Again'
Dwight Howard is looking forward to his new opportunity with the Hawks.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Al Horford Had 'Major Reservations' About Playing With Dwight Howard
The Hawks were planning on trading away Paul Millsap in order to accommodate Dwight Howard and the re-signed Al Horford.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Dwight Howard Agrees To Three-Year, $70.5M Deal With Hawks
Dwight Howard has agreed upon a three-year, $70.5 million deal with the Hawks.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Dwight Howard, Hawks Make 'Strong Connection' In Meeting
Dwight Howard is a native of Atlanta and will be joining his third team since leaving the Magic in 2012.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Blazers Hope To Sign Both Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard
The Blazers could create enough space to sign both players.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Rockets, Blazers Interested In Dwight Howard
The Rockets have interest in re-signing Dwight Howard on a non-maximum contract.

Sam Amick/USA Today

Dwight Howard To Meet With Hawks, Celtics
Dwight Howard is a free agent three seasons after signing with the Rockets in 2013.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Hawks Interested In Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard
Dwight Howard is a native of Atlanta and he'll be a free agent after declining his $23 million player option with the Rockets.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Dwight Howard Interested In Signing With Knicks
The Knicks' top priorities this offseason have been their backcourt and it is unclear what level of interest they would have in signing Dwight Howard.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Dwight Howard Declines $23.2M Option To Become Free Agent
Dwight Howard is coming off season averages of 13.7 points, 11.8 rebounds and 1.6 blocks in 71 games for the Rockets.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Dwight Howard Thought He Would Become 'Mini Shaq And Kobe' With James Harden
Dwight Howard and James Harden were supposed to form one of the NBA's next great big man-guard combinations, but they never seemed to gel either on or off the court with the Rockets.

Jackie MacMullen/ESPN

Dwight Howard Asked Daryl Morey 'Why Am I Here?' When Told Of Reduced Role
Dwight Howard was asked to elaborate on why he felt "disinterested" during parts of his season with the Rockets.

Jackie MacMullen/ESPN

Dwight Howard Hasn't Made Decision Upon Future With Rockets
Dwight Howard could sign a max contract worth $30 million per season.

Calvin Watkins/ESPN

Mavs Have Dwight Howard Atop Offseason Wishlist
Dwight Howard is expected to opt out of his contract with the Rockets.

Dwain Price/Star Telegram

Parsons Remains Close To Dwight, Not At All With DeAndre
Dwight Howard will be a free agent this offseason and the Mavericks are expected to pursue him.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Dwight Howard Interested In Return To Magic
Dwight Howard would prefer to re-sign with the Rockets, according to the report.

Ric Bucher/Bleacher Report

Dwight Howard Believes Rockets Have 'Championship Caliber Team'
Dwight Howard's relationship with James Harden has frequently been a topic of discussion, but he insists they have a strong respect for each other

Sam Amick/USA Today

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