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Dwight Howard has picked the Houston Rockets. Now what?

Dwight Howard has picked the Houston Rockets. Now what?

yahoo.com Updated Jul 5, 2013
The nonsense first started during the height of the also nonsensical 2011 NBA lockout. Dwight Howard was unhappy with the team that the Orlando Magic had put around him, and he wanted out. He also didn’t want anyone to know anything about this, staying …
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  • Ryan Anderson Is The Not-So-Secret Weapon Of The New-Look Pelic…

    Ryan Anderson Is The Not-So-Secret Weapon Of The New-Look Pelicans

    dimemag.com Jul 5, 2013
    Over 17 points and six rebounds a game… and nearly 40 percent from three-point range. That’s not your typical power forward stat line. But then again, Ryan Anderson isn’t your typical big man. He puts in threes more than he posts up. His foot speed is q…
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Sports Columnists

  • Ian Thomsen: Rockets better with Howard, but still have a long way to go

    Jul 5
    The Rockets are the big winners of this summer. But will they be the NBA's biggest winners next spring? Or in the years to come?
  • Paul Millsap agrees to two-year deal with Atlanta Hawks, according to sour…

    Jul 5
    The Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement on a two-year, $19 million contract with free-agent forward Paul Millsap, sources told ESPN.com.
  • Jose Calderon agrees to four-year, $29 million deal with Dallas Mavericks,…

    Jul 5
    Hours after missing out on Dwight Howard, the Dallas Mavericks agreed to a deal with point guard Jose Calderon, agent Mark Bartlestein told ESPN.com. The contract is worth $29 million over four years, sources said.
  • Source: Asik doesn't want to play with Howard

    Jul 5
    Omer Asik, the Houston Rockets resident starting center, may want out with Dwight Howard reportedly choosing to join the team in free agency.