On This Date In NBA History: December 8, Dwight Howard Was Born


Dec 5, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard (12) dunks over New Orleans Hornets center Robin Lopez (15) and small forward Al-Farouq Aminu (0) during the second quarter of a game at the New Orleans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

1985 – Happy 27th birthday to Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard (@DwightHoward) who is in his ninth NBA season. He has been selected to each of the last six All-Star Games. Howard is also a three-time Defensive Player of the Year and is statistically one of the best rebounders in NBA history.

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