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Houston Chronicle 19 hours ago

Rockets clinch playoff berth after shooting their way past Timberwolves

With 3:20 left to play, Dwight Howard still had a couple minutes left on his time limit, allowing him to slip back on the floor. He had waited too long to let any minutes go unclaimed. With a spin out of the low post, Howard headed to the rim and one last lob, catching James […]
Houston Chronicle Mar 26, 2015

What we learned from the Rockets’ victory over the Pelicans

Rockets 95, Pelicans 93 Physically, Dwight Howard looked fine, but the Rockets knew that. He had gone through enough workouts with coaches and players on hand that there was no doubt that he would be quick and explosive in his return to the court for the first time since Jan. 23. Emotionally, he was as […]
The Dream Shake Mar 25, 2015

Dwight Howard to start against Pelicans

It will be the big man's first game since Jan. 23 Dwight Howard will start tonight for the Houston Rockets, head coach Kevin McHale told reporters this afternoon, nearly two months to the day since his last game. Howard was listed as questionable yesterday, but McHale made the call that the former MVP candidate will replace Joey Dorsey in the starting 5 and play on a minutes restriction. His initial injury timeline was 4-6 weeks or 6-8 weeks, depending on who you ask, and this is a little longer than eight weeks since he went out. Jason Terry will also start, and we won't know what's going...
The Dream Shake Mar 25, 2015

Howard returns, Rockets squeak past Pelicans

James Harden yet again takes control. Dwight Howard returned to action tonight against the New Orleans Pelicans, his first game since January 23rd. It seems like it was much longer. But it didn't look that way. For a guy who hasn't played since January 23rd, Dwight Howard's help defense has been impressive. — Craig Ackerman (@ca_rockets) March 26, 2015 In only 16 minutes of play, Howard shot two-for-three from the field and grabbed seven rebounds and two assists. He was certainly active in his short time on the court, which is always a good sign from a player returning from...
Washington Post Mar 27, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Will Ferrell says Marcin Gortat would dominate Dwight Howard in an arm-wrestling match

In a bit of cross promotion for the new movie “Get Hard” and Sunday’s Wizards-Rockets game on ABC, “Get Hard” stars Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart debated who would win an arm-wrestling match between Houston center Dwight Howard and Marcin Gortat.Read full article >>

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