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Dwight Howard
PPG RPG APG
15.9 10.6 1.3
Team: HoustonHeight: 6-11 Born: 12/8/1985
Position: F-CWeight: 265 Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 1st pick by Magic (2004)


Latest News
Apr. 1 4:35 PM PT5:35 PM MT6:35 PM CT7:35 PM ET23:35 GMT7:35 4:35 PM MST6:35 PM EST3:35 UAE (+1)01:3519:35 ET6:35 PM CT22:35 - Howard is out on Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings for rest.
Analysis: Howard is healthy, but when he came back from a two-month absence because of swelling in his knee, the team said he wouldn't play both games of back-to-backs.
Mar. 18 1:31 PM PT2:31 PM MT3:31 PM CT4:31 PM ET20:31 GMT4:31 1:31 PM MST3:31 PM EST0:31 UAE (+1)21:3116:31 ET2:31 PM CT19:31 - Howard has returned from a 26-game absence, starting Wednesday night against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Analysis: The 6-foot-11 center contributed immediately, taking a no-look pass from James Harden on the baseline and throwing down a powerful one-handed dunk for the Rockets' first points.
Jan. 28 5:19 PM PT6:19 PM MT7:19 PM CT8:19 PM ET1:19 GMT9:19 6:19 PM MST8:19 PM EST5:19 UAE (+1)02:1920:19 ET7:19 PM CT23:19 - Howard remains out due to edema in his right knee, but the Rockets have at least now put a timetable on his return.
Analysis: Howard has been out since Jan. 30 because of the injury but is said to be targeting a return within two weeks.
Jan. 27 11:22 AM PT12:22 PM MT1:22 PM CT2:22 PM ET19:22 GMT3:22 12:22 PM MST2:22 PM EST23:22 UAE20:2214:22 ET1:22 PM CT17:22 - Howard could miss Houston's game against Dallas on Wednesday night after tweaking his injured right ankle in practice.
Analysis: Howard missed Sunday's game after spraining his ankle on Friday night. He started practice on Tuesday, but left after turning his ankle in the workout.
Jan. 23 6:36 PM PT7:36 PM MT8:36 PM CT9:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)03:3621:36 ET8:36 PM CT0:36 - Howard left the US Airways Center in a walking boot after injuring his right ankle in the first quarter of his team's win over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night.
Analysis: The star center suffered the injury when he twisted the ankle landing on the foot of one of the Suns players. Howard limped back to the locker room and did not return to the game. "I really couldn't put any pressure on it," Howard said after Houston's 113-111 win. "But we got the win, so that's the only thing that matters." Rockets coach Kevin McHale said the team would know more on Saturday about Howard's status for upcoming games.
Jan. 18 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET5:49 GMT13:49 10:49 PM MST12:49 AM EST9:49 UAE06:490:49 ET11:49 PM CT3:49 - Howard is starting to play better of late, finishing with 23 points and 10 rebounds in Saturday's loss to Golden State.
Analysis: Howard is averaging 19.7 points and 8.7 rebounds in his last three games.
Jan. 13 8:28 AM PT9:28 AM MT10:28 AM CT11:28 AM ET16:28 GMT0:28 9:28 AM MST11:28 AM EST20:28 UAE17:2811:28 ET10:28 AM CT14:28 - Kevin Garnett has been suspended one game by the NBA and Howard fined $15,000 for their altercation Monday in Houston's victory over Brooklyn.
Analysis: The league said Tuesday that Garnett initiated the altercation and head-butted Howard. The league adds in its statement that Howard pushed Garnett in the neck area, agreeing with the referees that the Rockets center did not throw a punch. The altercation began with 7:53 left in the first quarter after Garnett fouled Howard. The two exchanged light shoves before Garnett threw the ball into Howard's back.
Jan. 7 8:59 PM PT9:59 PM MT10:59 PM CT11:59 PM ET4:59 GMT12:59 9:59 PM MST11:59 PM EST8:59 UAE05:5923:59 ET10:59 PM CT2:59 - Howard had 17 points and 19 rebounds in Wednesday's win over Cleveland.
Analysis: He's averaging 15.3 rebounds in his last three games.
Dec. 14 9:03 PM PT10:03 PM MT11:03 PM CT12:03 AM ET5:03 GMT13:03 10:03 PM MST12:03 AM EST9:03 UAE06:030:03 ET11:03 PM CT3:03 - Howard had a game-high 26 points in Saturday's win over Denver.
Analysis: It was his first game back, and he was sharp with a 9-for-11 shooting night and 13 rebounds in just under 30 minutes.
Dec. 13 3:43 PM PT4:43 PM MT5:43 PM CT6:43 PM ET23:43 GMT7:43 4:43 PM MST6:43 PM EST3:43 UAE (+1)00:4318:43 ET5:43 PM CT21:43 - Howard returned to the Houston Rockets' lineup Saturday night against the Denver Nuggets after missing 11 games because of a strained right knee.
Analysis: Coach Kevin McHale says he plans to play the All-Star center in increments of 4 or 5 minutes and he'll likely limit Howard to 20-24 minutes. Howard is averaging 18.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks in his second season in Houston. The Rockets have done well without him, going 8-3.
Nov. 22 3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET23:37 GMT7:37 4:37 PM MST6:37 PM EST3:37 UAE (+1)00:3718:37 ET5:37 PM CT21:37 - Howard hasn't played since Nov. 17 because of a strained right knee.
Analysis: Howard is averaging 18.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game in his second season with Houston.
Nov. 19 6:14 PM PT7:14 PM MT8:14 PM CT9:14 PM ET2:14 GMT10:14 7:14 PM MST9:14 PM EST6:14 UAE (+1)03:1421:14 ET8:14 PM CT0:14 - Howard is out for Houston's game against the Los Angeles Lakers with a strained right knee. The team made the announcement minutes before the start of Wednesday night's game. It was unclear when Howard was injured. He appeared to be fine at the morning shootaround.
Analysis: Howard is averaging 18.8 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game in his second season with Houston. Rockets rookie Tarik Black started in his place. Howard spurned the Lakers in 2013 after one season with them to take roughly $30 million less as a free agent in Houston. He had 13 points and 11 rebounds in a 108-90 victory over Los Angeles on opening night, when Howard got into a shouting match with ex-teammate Kobe Bryant.
Nov. 15 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET5:12 GMT13:12 10:12 PM MST12:12 AM EST9:12 UAE06:120:12 ET11:12 PM CT3:12 - Howard turned in a big-time fantasy effort Friday against the NBA's worst team.
Analysis: Howard scored 21 points with 16 rebounds and seven blocks as he toyed with the hapless Sixers.
Nov. 8 4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET0:10 GMT8:10 5:10 PM MST7:10 PM EST4:10 UAE (+1)01:1019:10 ET6:10 PM CT22:10 - Howard will not play in Saturday night's game against the Golden State Warriors, the team announced shortly before tip-off.
Analysis: Howard was dealing with flu-like symptoms for the undefeated Rockets (6-0) as they take on the also undefeated Warriors (4-0). Undrafted rookie center Tarik Black will make his first career start in Howard's absence. Howard is averaging 19.7 points, 11.5 rebounds and 1.8 blocks per game for the streaking Rockets.
Nov. 6 7:24 PM PT8:24 PM MT9:24 PM CT10:24 PM ET3:24 GMT11:24 8:24 PM MST10:24 PM EST7:24 UAE (+1)04:2422:24 ET9:24 PM CT1:24 - Howard had 32 points and 16 rebounds in Thursday's 98-81 win over San Antonio.
Analysis: Howard finished 12 of 18 from the floor and 8 of 13 from the line. He's averaging 29.0 points in the last two games.
Nov. 5 9:59 PM PT10:59 PM MT11:59 PM CT12:59 AM ET5:59 GMT13:59 10:59 PM MST12:59 AM EST9:59 UAE06:590:59 ET11:59 PM CT3:59 - Howard had 26 points and 10 rebounds in Tuesday's win at Miami for his fourth double-double in five games.
Analysis: Howard was 10 of 16 from the field, though he did commit five turnovers - already his third game with at least five.
Nov. 3 6:06 PM PT7:06 PM MT8:06 PM CT9:06 PM ET2:06 GMT10:06 7:06 PM MST9:06 PM EST6:06 UAE (+1)03:0621:06 ET8:06 PM CT0:06 - Howard scored a season-low 11 points in Monday's win at Philadelphia, though his 14 rebounds were a season high.
Analysis: Howard, who shot 54.7 percent from the free-throw line last season, is 14 of 33 from the line in four games.
Oct. 30 10:17 PM PT11:17 PM MT12:17 AM CT1:17 AM ET5:17 GMT13:17 10:17 PM MST12:17 AM EST9:17 UAE06:171:17 ET11:17 PM CT3:17 - Howard had 22 points and 10 rebounds in a win at Utah on Wednesday.
Analysis: Howard also blocked two shots and was 10 of 16 from the floor. He played 11 more minutes than he did in his 3-for-5 performance in Tuesday's blowout of the Lakers.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
04-05 Orl 82 32.6 12.0 10.0 0.9 0.9 1.7 2.0 .520 .000 .671
05-06 Orl 82 36.8 15.8 12.5 1.5 0.8 1.4 2.6 .531 .000 .595
06-07 Orl 82 36.9 17.6 12.3 1.9 0.9 1.9 3.9 .603 .500 .586
07-08 Orl 82 37.7 20.7 14.2 1.3 0.9 2.1 3.2 .599 .000 .590
08-09 Orl 79 35.7 20.6 13.8 1.4 1.0 2.9 3.0 .572 .000 .594
09-10 Orl 82 34.7 18.3 13.2 1.8 0.9 2.8 3.3 .612 .000 .592
10-11 Orl 78 37.6 22.9 14.1 1.4 1.4 2.4 3.6 .593 .000 .596
11-12 Orl 54 38.3 20.6 14.5 1.9 1.5 2.1 3.2 .573 .000 .491
12-13 LAL 76 35.8 17.1 12.4 1.4 1.1 2.4 3.0 .578 .167 .492
13-14 Hou 71 33.7 18.3 12.2 1.8 0.8 1.8 3.2 .591 .286 .547
14-15 Hou 35 31.0 15.9 10.6 1.3 0.7 1.3 2.9 .583 .500 .530
Career 803 35.7 18.2 12.8 1.5 1.0 2.1 3.1 .579 .104 .573

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
04-05 Orl  82 2670 352 677 0 2 277 413 287 823 75 77 136 165 981
05-06 Orl  82 3021 468 881 0 2 356 598 288 1022 125 65 115 217 1292
06-07 Orl  82 3023 526 873 1 2 390 666 283 1008 158 70 156 317 1443
07-08 Orl  82 3088 583 974 0 4 529 897 279 1161 110 74 176 263 1695
08-09 Orl  79 2821 560 979 0 2 504 849 336 1093 112 77 231 240 1624
09-10 Orl  82 2843 510 834 0 7 483 816 284 1082 144 75 228 274 1503
10-11 Orl  78 2935 619 1044 0 7 546 916 309 1098 107 107 186 279 1784
11-12 Orl  54 2070 416 726 0 7 281 572 200 785 104 81 116 175 1113
12-13 LAL  76 2722 470 813 1 6 355 721 251 945 108 84 186 225 1296
13-14 Hou  71 2396 473 800 2 7 349 638 231 866 131 60 128 229 1297
14-15 Hou  35 1084 215 369 1 2 124 234 94 372 47 23 46 101 555
Career 803 28673 5192 8970 5 48 4194 7320 2842 10255 1221 793 1704 2485 14583

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
06-07 Orl 4 41.8 15.3 14.8 1.8 0.5 1.0 4.3 .548 - .455
07-08 Orl 10 42.1 18.9 15.8 0.9 0.8 3.4 3.2 .581 - .542
08-09 Orl 23 39.3 20.3 15.3 1.9 0.9 2.6 2.9 .601 .000 .636
09-10 Orl 14 35.5 18.1 11.1 1.4 0.8 3.5 3.6 .614 - .519
10-11 Orl 6 43.0 27.0 15.5 0.5 0.7 1.8 5.5 .630 .000 .682
12-13 LAL 4 31.5 17.0 10.8 1.0 0.5 2.0 4.0 .619 - .444
13-14 Hou 6 38.5 26.0 13.7 1.8 0.7 2.8 3.2 .547 - .625
Career 67 38.9 20.3 14.1 1.4 0.8 2.7 3.5 .594 .000 .584

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
06-07 Orl  4 167 23 42 0 0 15 33 16 59 7 2 4 17 61
07-08 Orl  10 421 72 124 0 0 45 83 60 158 9 8 34 32 189
08-09 Orl  23 903 161 268 0 2 145 228 99 353 43 20 60 67 467
09-10 Orl  14 497 86 140 0 0 82 158 38 155 19 11 49 51 254
10-11 Orl  6 258 51 81 0 1 60 88 27 93 3 4 11 33 162
12-13 LAL  4 126 26 42 0 0 16 36 10 43 4 2 8 16 68
13-14 Hou  6 231 58 106 0 0 40 64 27 82 11 4 17 19 156
Career 67 2603 477 803 0 3 403 690 277 943 96 51 183 235 1357

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