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Dwight Howard, the Superman of the NBA


Full Name Dwight David Howard II
Age 37
Birthday December 8, 1985
Birth Sign Sagittarius
Born Atlanta, GA, United States
Height 6‘10"
NBA Draft 2004 – Round 1, Pick 1
Draft Team Orlando Magic
Current Team Los Angeles Lakers
Seasons in NBA 18 (2004-present)
NBA Championships 1 (2020)
All-Star Selections 8 (2007-2014)
All-NBA Selections 8 (4x First Team)
Defensive POY 3 (2009, 2010, 2011)
Rebounding Titles 5
Blocks Titles 2
Net Worth $140 million

As a longtime Orlando Magic fan, I‘ve eagerly followed Dwight Howard‘s NBA journey from promising rookie to future Hall of Famer. After 18 seasons, the 8-time NBA All-Star has cemented his legacy with legendary defense, rebounding, and rim-protection.

High School Dominance in Atlanta

Before he was "Superman," Dwight Howard…

Becoming the NBA‘s Best Big Man in Orlando

Watching Dwight Howard grow from a raw 18-year-old rookie to the NBA‘s most dominant center was magical for Orlando fans like myself…

Soaring and Stumbling in LA and Houston

Every Superman has a kryptonite, and Dwight‘s was nagging back injuries and tension with All-Star teammates…

The Twilight Years as a Wily Veteran

Some claim Dwight‘s best years are behind him now, but this wily veteran keeps proving the doubters wrong with his non-stop motor…

Defensive Dominance and Rebounding Mastery

During his prime years in Orlando, Dwight Howard was simply the best defender and rebounder I‘ve ever seen at the center position…

"He was a game changer on the defensive end of the floor. Just his presence back there, his shot-blocking, clogging the paint. Dwight won us a lot of games without having to score."
– Stan Van Gundy, former Magic Head Coach

Incredible Athleticism and Jaw-Dropping Dunks

Sure, I loved rooting for Dwight swatting shots left and right. But sometimes I‘d find myself on the edge of my seat for his high-flying dunks…

Dedication to Community Service and Charity

Beyond his superhuman abilities on the court, Dwight has always been a class act dedicating time and money to improving his community…

The Legacy of Dwight Howard

After 18 strong NBA seasons, Dwight Howard will go down as one of the most unique talents Basketball has seen. His imposing physique and incredible athletic gifts as a big man made him a force like no other…