W 134-125. The Wizards are struggling against the Magic, as Dwight Howard can't hold on to a pass, they botch an inbounds pass and Howard woofs on an easy jumper.
Shaquille O'Neal said he's ready to relinquish one of his favorite nicknames -- "Superman" -- and give it up "with honor and pleasure" to the Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo. Brooklyn 32-30. Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard has aggravated a gluteal injury that kept him out of the first seven games of the season. Dwight Howard received a recommendation Thursday from a nerve specialist in Los Angeles and might seek further consultation before making a final decision on a surgery that would cause him to miss significant time, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Dwight Howard and Bradley Beal both start off the game finishing lob passes against the Brooklyn Nets. YES Barclays Center.
Wizards center Dwight Howard will miss two to three months after undergoing lower-back surgery in Los Angeles on Friday. Bradley Beal shows off his handles and then dishes the ball to Dwight Howard, who banks in a layup while drawing a foul. All rights reserved. Go to Dwight Howard.
Though Howard back resumed light workouts Thursday in Washington, his return to game action isn't considered imminent, Candace Buckner of The Washington Post reports.