Dwight Howard has enjoyed somewhat of a resurrection at the Lakers in his second spell with the LA-based franchise. The 34-year old veteran has been an important squad player. He has done what's asked of him whenever he was introduced off the bench. Post the recent win against the NY Knicks, Dwight Howard revealed that he owned a total of 25 pet snakes in his LA mansion.
Superman Returns.— SLAM Newswire (@SLAMnewswire) January 6, 2020
34-year-old Dwight Howard will participate in the 2020 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, @ShamsCharania reports.
Howard participated in the events from 2007 to 2009.
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"I have She-Hulk, like the girl version of Hulk. I have George, Curious George. I have Godzilla. I have Cleopatra. I have Mickey and Minnie. ...A lot of them don't have names." Dwight Howard on his 25 pet snakes. #Lakers— Dan Woike (@DanWoikeSports) January 6, 2020
Dwight Howard, who joined Lakers from the Washington Wizards at the start of the 2019-20 NBA season, has been enjoying a return to form with the Lakers this season. The former Orlando Magic player is known to be a snake lover. Post the win against the Knicks, Howard spoke in detail about the 25 pet snakes he takes care of at his home in LA. Dwight gave some insight on his pets. He revealed some of the names for his snakes like She-Hulk, Godzilla, Mickey and Minnie.
Dwight Howard signed a non-guaranteed contract with the Lakers looking for a fresh start.— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) January 7, 2020
- Back in LA after being traded & waived by multiple teams
- Thriving in bench role on top team in West
- Dunk contest in year 16
Deal is guaranteed today as he turns his career around 🙌 pic.twitter.com/M2zjQHpy2W