Dwight Howard RUMORS & NEWS

  • Dwight Howard Lakers: What huge milestone did he achieve against the Pacers?

    Marca.com "The career of Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard is definitely not at its peak, gone are the days when he was named three-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year and was the one who carried the Orlando Magic to be one of the powerhouses in the entire Eastern..." January 20

  • LA Lakers Discussing Dwight Howard Trade With Rival Teams

    SI "The Lakers will no doubt be involved in the trade market leading up to the February 10th deadline. But in what capacity that will be is anyone's guess at this point. They don't have the cap space or the draft picks to land any major deal, but they could add some valuable..." January 16

  • Stan Van Gundy Has Suprising Admission About Dwight Howard

    Larry Brown Sports "Roughly a decade after they feuded in Orlando, Stan Van Gundy is making a surprising admission about Dwight Howard. Van Gundy, the former NBA coach, spoke this week for a feature on Howard by Tania Ganguli of the New York Times and admitted that Howard should have made the..." January 15

  • Dwight Howard Says Lakers Will Be Ready To Dominate In Playoffs

    TMZ "Chill out Laker Nation -- Dwight Howard says everything's gonna be good by the time NBA playoffs come around ... telling TMZ Sports, "it's not about how you start, it's how you finish!" The Lakers have been struggling so far this season ... which..." December 23

  • NBA 75: At No. 56, Dwight Howard has the stats, accolades … and the haters

    The Athletic "Dwight Howard never expected to make the NBA’s official 75th Anniversary Team. And in his mind, his absence from the all-time squad had little to do with basketball. Howard has a theory. His omission from the team released in October — which players, media,..." November 26

  • Dwight Howard says Lakers are underpaying him by ‘400%’

    Silver Screen And Roll "Dwight Howard’s transformation from evil villain of the Lakers fan base to lovable role player on a championship team was a wholly unexpected development in the 2019-20 season. He became such a beloved part of that team that many fans were genuinely upset when he left the following summer..." November 25

  • Dwight Howard calls out Sixers fans for ‘unfair’ treatment of Ben Simmons

    Clutch Points "Despite the fact that the new season is now already in full swing, the Philadelphia 76ers and Ben Simmons’ camp have yet to find a resolution to their predicament. The former Rookie of the Year has yet to suit up for the Sixers this term as he continues to try and force his..." November 24

  • Dwight Howard More Deserving Of NBA 75 List Than Anthony Davis

    TMZ "The debate over the NBA's anniversary team rages on ... this time Tracy McGrady has big beef with the list -- saying he believes it's insane that Anthony Davis made the squad over Dwight Howard. “You're trying to tell me if Anthony Davis was..." November 17

  • Dwight Howard comments about Ben Simmons situation

    Clutch Points "“Well you know, I felt like a part of me, I could see that in being as far as what happened with was happening with Ben when I was in Orlando. It was some similar things happening. Now I just didn’t like the fact that whatever was going on on the inside had to be made public..." November 10

  • Dwight Howard says politics kept him off NBA’s 75th Anniversary team

    Larry Brown Sports "Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard was one of the more surprising omissions from the NBA’s 75th Anniversary team this year, and he has a theory for why he was left off. Howard spoke this week with Taylor Rooks of Bleacher Report and said that he was kept off the..." November 10

  • Kwame Brown Calls Anthony Davis A “Fake Leader” For Trying To Punk Dwight Howard

    Black Sports Online "Kwame Brown has been uploading YouTube videos regularly, but he hasn’t gone viral for a while. He doesn’t even talk too much about basketball, but he did have thoughts on the Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard scuffled and to my surprise, he sided with Dwight..." October 24

  • Stephen A. Smith Calls Out Dwight Howard Over Incident With Anthony Davis

    Fadeaway World "Everybody had something to say about the unfortunate incident between Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard during Friday night's game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns.  The two big men starred in a heated altercation on the bench, which set the alarms at Staples..." October 24

  • Rajon Rondo on Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard Altercation: 'It Can Happen'

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Lakers stars Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard garnered attention for their heated altercation on the bench during Friday's loss to the Phoenix Suns. But their Los Angeles teammates aren't too concerned with the situation. Lakers veteran point guard Rajon..." October 24

  • Lakers' Dwight Howard 'Squashed' Issue with Anthony Davis After Bench Altercation

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard said the issue that led to a sideline altercation with teammate Anthony Davis during Friday night's loss to the Phoenix Suns was quickly "squashed." Howard and Davis got in to a verbal confrontation on the sideline that briefly..." October 23

  • Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard altercation overshadows real feud that’s slowing down the Lakers

    Clutch Points "The new-look Los Angeles Lakers are struggling. They are 0-2 to start the season after losing to the Phoenix Suns on Friday at home, 115-105, and the sight of Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard squabbling on the sidelines definitely didn’t help boost the..." October 23

  • Magic Johnson: Dysfunctional Lakers have ‘team issue and basketball issue’

    New York Post "Even Magic Johnson is very worried about the Lakers. Los Angeles and its revamped roster is off to an ugly 0-2 start, after losing to the defending Western Conference champion Phoenix Suns at Staples Center on Friday night. The Lakers were down 32 in the third quarter and starting..." October 23

  • Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard get into altercation on bench during timeout

    USA Today "Tempers boiled over on the Los Angeles Lakers bench Friday night when star big men Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard got into a brief physical altercation during a timeout. During the second quarter against the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center, Davis appeared to shout something at Howard..." October 23

  • Why Dwight Howard was major snub on NBA 75 list — and which players he could have replaced

    Sporting News "Why didn't Dwight Howard make the NBA 75 list? Look, putting these lists together is challenging. Some voters may have truly felt that Howard didn't deserve a spot on the 75th anniversary team because he is not one of the 75 greatest players of all time...." October 22

  • Dwight Howard Calls NBA 75 Snub 'Disrespectful' on Instagram

    Bleacher Report "Dwight Howard isn't happy with being left off of the NBA's list of the best 75 players. After the final 25 players for the NBA's 75th Anniversary Team consisting of the 75 best players in league history were revealed on Thursday, there were sure to be some players who felt..." October 21

  • Dwight Howard is as confused about his bizarre preseason ejection as we are

    Silver Screen And Roll "Not even Dwight Howard knew why he was given a technical foul on Sunday. In one of the most bizarre moments in recent preseason NBA history, Howard went from the fouled to fouled out with a 10-minute review, a technical foul and an attempted free throw from a disqualified Howard..." October 04

  • Lakers’ LeBron James makes pact with Dwight Howard that won’t please Frank Vogel

    Clutch Points "Dwight Howard just exposed LeBron James as the true shot-caller on the Los Angeles Lakers. Well.. sort of. The big man took to Instagram live, as he is wont to do, and revealed a deal he made with King James. Apparently, if he swats two shots for the Lakers,..." October 02

  • Dwight Howard gets schooled on HIPAA by reporter

    Clutch Points "At Los Angeles Lakers Media Day, Dwight Howard became the latest high-profile athlete to reveal a profound misunderstanding of HIPAA laws. The Lakers center — who has publicly questioned COVID-19 protocols and vaccines in the past — was asked about his..." September 28

  • Dwight Howard Took Singing & Dancing Lessons For Masked Singer Appearance

    TMZ "NBA star Dwight Howard busted his ass getting ready for "The Masked Singer" ... taking singing and dancing lessons in preparation for his performance on the hit TV show. TMZ Sports talked to the 35-year-old Lakers center after he was eliminated from the FOX show Wednesday..." September 23

  • How Kevin Durant, Dwyane Wade, And Dwight Howard Played When Rihanna Is In Attendance For Their Games

    Fadeaway World "One of the NBA's biggest celebrity fans is none other than Rihanna. The RnB star and fashion icon is a massive basketball fan and has often been spotted sitting courtside at games to cheer on some of her favorite teams.  Rihanna even posted a video of her celebrating LeBron..." September 20

  • NBA 2K22: Ben Simmons Has Shooting Rating Lower Than Dwight Howard

    Fadeaway World "NBA 2K22 dropped last Friday and fans have been discussing about the game ever since. While it has certainly been a good update according to many, the ratings of players have always been a huge point of discussion and similar has been the case for NBA 2K22. This time, it's..." September 12

  • Lakers hilariously paying retired All-Star same as Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard combined

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers’ sixth highest paid player coming into this season hasn’t played a game for the Purple & Gold in the last four years. No, it’s not a returning ex-star trying to chase a ring—it’s Luol Deng. Deng, who signed a..." September 10

  • How five former Lakers found their way back to Los Angeles

    ESPN "All of them left the Lakers. And all five of them came back to Los Angeles. One of them is back for a second time. One took a decade to return. Three of them were champions with the franchise. All of them had unfinished business in L.A. Lakers vice president of basketball operations and general..." September 03

  • Dwight Howard On The Talented Lakers Roster: "All of Us on the Floor at the Same time Will Be Crazy"

    Fadeaway World "The Los Angeles Lakers have been one of the most aggressive teams in the offseason thus far, making moves left and right, improving their roster, and signing multiple veterans. Some people have joked that the Lakers could go 82-0 in 2015 given the fact that most of their..." August 30

  • Who Is Te’a Cooper? What to Know About Dwight Howard’s Ex

    Total Pro Sports "Dwight Howard, a professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers may be known for his smooth moves on the court, but he’s pulling a few off the court, too. One example of that is with Te’a Cooper, another professional basketball player.  If you’re..." August 30

  • Dwight Howard thinks Russell Westbrook is ‘underappreciated’ by outsiders, says Lakers will love him

    Silver Screen And Roll "Throughout his decorated career, Russell Westbrook has gained as many supporters as he has doubters. Despite winning an MVP and being a regular fixture in the All-Star game, Westbrook also was seen as a stubborn force that played his team out of as many games as he played them..." August 23

  • One Perfect Free Agent Left For Los Angeles Lakers To Consider

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers made a lot of changes to their roster this NBA offseason. Rob Pelinka showed once again that he is willing to make any move if he feels it puts the team closer to winning a championship. He also showed that he is pretty savvy when it comes to negotiations, as a few..." August 20

  • Lakers’ Dwight Howard gets honest on taking backseat to LeBron James, Anthony Davis

    Clutch Points "If we’re counting accolades, the Los Angeles Lakers have a completely stacked roster with multiple future Hall of Famers. With their addition of an 8-time All-Star, they’re setting up for a huge bounce back season. But that’s not Russell Westbrook or Carmelo Anthony,..." August 20

  • Dwight Howard Impersonates Shaquille O'Neal, Charles Barkley, And Shannon Sharpe In A Viral Video On Social Media

    Fadeaway World "NBA veteran Dwight Howard is all set to make his 3rd return to the Staples Center. The Lakers clearly missed the 8x All-Star, especially on the defensive end. Howard is one of the few players to play in two different eras of the Lakers organization. The 3x DPOY has donned the purple..." August 19

  • Danny Green reveals how Dwight Howard almost convinced him to join Lakers

    Clutch Points "Before agreeing to a two-year deal with the Philadelphia 76ers, Danny Green was one of the most sought-after names in free agency. Ultimately, the three-time NBA champ decided to remain with the Sixers. As it turns out, however, Green almost turned his back on Philly to..." August 13

  • Dwight Howard was ‘sorely disappointed’ over Lakers issue last year

    Orange County Register "Even on a remade Lakers roster, there are more than a handful of players you already know. Perhaps in the spirit of going green, the Lakers are recycling former players, including Trevor Ariza, Dwight Howard, Wayne Ellington and Kent Bazemore. Coming to town are old foes,..." August 10

  • Dwight Howard On The New-Look Lakers

    ESPN "Continuing a theme LeBron James already touched on in a since-deleted tweet putting doubters of the revamped Los Angeles Lakers on notice, Dwight Howard opened up his third stint with the franchise on Friday by saying L.A. has a group of players that has been..." August 09

  • Shaquille O'Neal Claps Back at Dwight Howard’s Video Impersonation of Him On Instagram

    Complex "Shaquille O’ Neal has clap backs that are as sharp as his criticisms for Dwight Howard, which he made apparent after the now three-time Los Angeles Lakers player’s video impersonation of him.  “I still got— I..." August 07

  • Dwight Howard absolutely clowns Ben Simmons in farewell message to Philadelphia 76ers

    Lakers Daily "Returning Los Angeles Lakers veteran Dwight Howard jabbed former Philadelphia 76ers teammate Ben Simmons in a farewell note to the Sixers organization and its fans. Howard signed with the Lakers after spending just one year with the 76ers. Though his time in Philly..." August 04

  • Dwight Howard agrees to return to Los Angeles Lakers

    CBS Sports "Dwight Howard is signing with the Los Angeles Lakers, the big man's agent tells The Athletic's Shams Charania. The deal will presumably be for the minimum salary. The Lakers simply could not afford to invest more in the center position after vaulting far above the cap by..." August 02

  • Lakers signing Dwight Howard viewed as inevitable

    Pro Basketball Talk "Dwight Howard announced last offseason he’d re-sign with the Lakers. But they never actually offered him a contract. So, he signed with the 76ers. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid..." August 02

  • Dwight Howard reportedly interested in returning to Los Angeles Lakers

    Sportsnaut "Dwight Howard thought he would re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers last offseason, even tweeting an announcement. While things fell apart and he ultimately joined the Philadelphia 76ers, Howard could head back to Los Angeles this summer. With the Lakers set to acquire Russell..." August 01

  • Lakers veteran recruits Dwight Howard to return

    Larry Brown Sports "Jared Dudley has played very sparingly for the Los Angeles Lakers over the past two seasons, but the veteran forward is still working hard for the team on the recruiting trail. The Lakers could use help at the center position this offseason, and Dudley believes Dwight Howard can..." July 26