Oct. 20 6:08 PM PT7:08 PM MT8:08 PM CT9:08 PM ET1:08 GMT9:08 6:08 PM MST8:08 PM EST5:08 UAE (+1)03:0821:08 ET8:08 PM CTNaN:� - Dwight Howard scored 20 points Friday, going 8 of 12 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets defeated the Atlanta Hawks 109-91. Howard pulled down 15 rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +34 in his 33:01 of playing time. He added one block. Analysis: Howard, who played last season for his hometown Hawks before being traded away, was unstoppable on the block. The 6-foot-11 eight-time All-Star used his strength to get great position down low and had his pick of shots close to the basket. Howard punctuated the win by grabbing an offensive rebound with an outstretched hand and then elevating for a powerful two-handed dunk that brought the crowd to its feet with 4 minutes left.
Oct. 18 5:53 PM PT6:53 PM MT7:53 PM CT8:53 PM ET0:53 GMT8:53 5:53 PM MST7:53 PM EST4:53 UAE (+1)02:5320:53 ET7:53 PM CTNaN:� - Dwight Howard scored 10 points Wednesday, going 5 of 9 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets lost to the Detroit Pistons 102-90. Howard grabbed 15 rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -3 in his 31:27 on the floor. He added two blocks and one steal. Analysis: Howard is playing for his third team in three seasons. Howard, who signed a three-year, $70.5 million deal with Atlanta in July 2016, averaged 13.5 points, 12.7 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 74 games during the 2016-17 season.