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Dwight Howard not traveling with Wizards on 5-game road trip

Dwight Howard not traveling with Wizards on 5-game road trip

The Dwight Howard era with the Washington Wizards is not off to a good start. Howard didn’t play at all during the preseason due to a back/piriformis injury, and he hasn’t suited up in the regular season either. The former All-NBA center will not travel with the team on their upcoming five-game road trip. Howard […] The post Dwight Howard not traveling with Wizards on 5-game road trip appeared first on ClutchPoints.
WTOP Oct 18, 2018

Olynyk’s putback off Wade’s miss lifts Heat past Wiz 113-112

Kelly Olynyk's game-winning putback with 0.2 seconds left added more fuel to Washington's distaste for him, lifting the Miami Heat to a ragged 113-112 comeback victory over the Wizards, who were without new center Dwight Howard for their season opener.
ClutchPoints Oct 18, 2018
Wizards C Dwight Howard to miss season opener vs. Heat

Wizards C Dwight Howard to miss season opener vs. Heat

According to Yahoo Sports’ Chris Haynes, Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard won’t play in Thursday night’s season opener against the Miami Heat. Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard will not play in tonight’s season-opener against the Miami Heat, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. He still needs more practice time. — Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) October 18, 2018 […] The post Wizards C Dwight Howard to miss season opener vs. Heat appeared first on ClutchPoints.
WTOP Oct 18, 2018

Dwight Howard misses Wizards season opener with injured back

New Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard missed all of training camp and the entire exhibition schedule with a lower-back injury -- and now, he's sitting out the team's season opener against the Miami Heat.
ClutchPoints Oct 18, 2018
In Orlando’s Opening Night, Mo Bamba did what Shaq nor Dwight Howard ever were able to as Magic

In Orlando’s Opening Night, Mo Bamba did what Shaq nor Dwight Howard ever were able to as Magic

ORLANDO, Fla. – Mo Bamba, the former Texas Longhorn and No. 6 overall pick, made quite the statement off the bench in his Wednesday night debut. Bamba scored twice and blocked a shot during a key 9-0 run in the fourth quarter, finishing with 13 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in 25 minutes to […] The post In Orlando’s Opening Night, Mo Bamba did what Shaq nor Dwight Howard ever were able to as Magic appeared first on ClutchPoints.
WTOP Oct 17, 2018

Brooks: Wizards ‘can compete against anybody in the East’

Wizards coach Scott Brooks joined WTOP to discuss the team's historic hiring of assistant coach Kristi Toliver, how new center Dwight Howard fits in, and how far the Wizards can go without LeBron James dominating the Eastern Conference.
Hoops Habit Oct 16, 2018

Washington Wizards: 3 goals for Dwight Howard in 2018-19

Dwight Howard was one of the key acquisitions for the Washington Wizards this past offseason. A successful season could mean for a brighter future ahead. It’s been quite the interesting career for Washington Wizards big man Dwight Howard. The eight-time All-Star, five-time All-Defensive selection and three-time Defensive Player of the Year hasn’t spent more than one […] Washington Wizards: 3 goals for Dwight Howard in 2018-19 - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints Oct 15, 2018
Wizards’ Dwight Howard returns to full practice

Wizards’ Dwight Howard returns to full practice

Washington Wizards veteran big man Dwight Howard finally returned to full practice activities on Monday. The three-time Defensive Player of the Year missed the team’s preseason games due to a butt injury. Dwight Howard participated in the full practice today — Candace Buckner (@CandaceDBuckner) October 15, 2018 Howard return’s is a welcome sight for the […] The post Wizards’ Dwight Howard returns to full practice appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Wiz of Awes Oct 15, 2018

Washington Wizards: Dwight Howard practices in full on Monday

Dwight Howard was finally able to practice on Monday, which is a good sign for the Washington Wizards. Dwight Howard got through his first full practice for the Washington Wizards on Monday since camp opened up in September. This is a good sign heading into the Thursday’s season opener against the Miami Heat. As most […] Washington Wizards: Dwight Howard practices in full on Monday - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Oct 12, 2018
Wizards’ Dwight Howard is doing zero basketball activities

Wizards’ Dwight Howard is doing zero basketball activities

Dwight Howard has been dealing with an injury leading up to the start of the 2018-19 NBA season. After going through a busy offseason that saw him end up signing with the Washington Wizards, the former superstar center has had a lot of disappointing setbacks. It was previously thought to be a back injury, but […] The post Wizards’ Dwight Howard is doing zero basketball activities appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 9, 2018
Report: Wizards’ Dwight Howard’s back injury is actually a butt injury

Report: Wizards’ Dwight Howard’s back injury is actually a butt injury

Washington Wizards starting center Dwight Howard doesn’t have a back injury after all. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, Howard visited a specialist in New York and has a piriformis injury, which is a muscle in the buttocks. The injury isn’t considered serious and Howard will continue to receive treatment. Howard has yet to […] The post Report: Wizards’ Dwight Howard’s back injury is actually a butt injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Wiz of Awes Oct 9, 2018

Washington Wizards: Dwight Howard could miss season opener

Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard may miss the season opener against the Miami Heat. The Washington Wizards host the Miami Heat next Thursday on October 18 for the season opener. Unfortunately for the Wizards, Dwight Howard’s status is in question. Howard had another setback with his back injury. He saw a specialist in New York, […] Washington Wizards: Dwight Howard could miss season opener - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Oct 9, 2018
Dwight Howard could miss season-opener vs. Heat after suffering setback with back injury

Dwight Howard could miss season-opener vs. Heat after suffering setback with back injury

Washington Wizards newly-acquired center Dwight Howard could be in danger of missing the team’s season-opener against the Miami Heat after suffering a setback in his recovery from a lower-back injury. Howard recently returned to Washingotn D.C., leaving the team’s current preseason road trip to receive a pain-relief injection, according to Candace Buckner of The Washington Post. […] The post Dwight Howard could miss season-opener vs. Heat after suffering setback with back injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.bostonherald.com Oct 9, 2018
NBA roundup: Dwight Howard's back problems delaying his Wizards debut

NBA roundup: Dwight Howard's back problems delaying his Wizards debut

Dwight Howards first preseason with the Washington Wizards is apparently over before it started.Howard needs an injection to alleviate pain in his back, and Washington coach Scott Brooks said that the eight-time All-Star has hopes of being back on the court by early next week.If it takes that long, that means Howard wont appear in any of Washingtons preseason games. And if he doesnt play in the preseason, that would cast doubt on Howard being ready when Washingtons regular-season slate starts against Miami on Oct. 18.Were going to take it day by day, Brooks told reporters before Washingtons...
ClutchPoints Oct 8, 2018
REPORT: Dwight Howard has setback in lower back

REPORT: Dwight Howard has setback in lower back

The recovery of Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard from his back injury isn’t going as planned, with head coach Scott Brooks admitting that the big man suffered some sort of setback over the weekend. According to Fred Katz of The Athletic, Howard is going back to Washington to receive a pain injection. Dwight Howard had […] The post REPORT: Dwight Howard has setback in lower back appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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