Dwight Howard is playing so well for the Lakers, Shaq is praising him on IG | The Jump

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In her daily monologue, Rachel Nichols details Dwight Howard's impressive performance for the Los Angeles Lakers vs. the San Antonio Spurs, and how it was yet another strong showing for the big man alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis. In fact, Howard has been so impressive for L.A., even longtime critic Shaquille O'Neal praised him on Instagram.
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  1. Al M S
    Al M S
    3 mánuðum síðan

    Its clear Shaq learned a lot of things after Kobe passed away now hes starting to show appreciation

  2. Kingster 14
    Kingster 14
    4 mánuðum síðan

    He looks much younger too, what the.

  3. ThaiDuiTx
    4 mánuðum síðan

    I remember Shaq and Dwight we’re beefing because Dwight stole the “Superman” name away from him....

  4. Jaguar Tiger
    Jaguar Tiger
    4 mánuðum síðan

    MJ is great player of all time, If i am a player i would rather play with lebron to enhance my career,

  5. a r
    a r
    5 mánuðum síðan

    Vintage 2009 Dwight <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="90">1:30</a>

  6. Andrew Harmon
    Andrew Harmon
    5 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight has never been bad. That’s just media, and injuries. Mans a first ballet hall of famer.

  7. magnumcornetto
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Shits on him while he was somewhat dominant with the Magic. Calls him "Superman" as a role player in LAL. That's why I find hard to believe Shaq when he said he regrets leaving the Magic.

  8. jon crall
    jon crall
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Snoop Dog in this muh....... Permed out

  9. Diego Carrillo
    Diego Carrillo
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Undisputed 10x better than this

  10. Bob Doe
    Bob Doe
    6 mánuðum síðan

    God corny white ppl Snoop could have shown up sit down and pick his nose clean and these nerds would be all like Snoop is amazing 😍😍 we need more 😂😂😂 white ppl try so hard to fit in nowadays

  11. Young CEO
    Young CEO
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Good to see Dwight and Bradley resurrect their careers

  12. Phil Russell Mabale
    Phil Russell Mabale
    6 mánuðum síðan

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="58">0:58</a> uh

  13. Dxrrell Mxller
    Dxrrell Mxller
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rach could get it

  14. jason jason
    jason jason
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Good for him. Big guys usually play better when they lose some weight

  15. VNM
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Let her deliver more content.The way she narrates it is blissful.

  16. Has1b
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Shaq is a nice guy except when people try to challenge his ego. Dwight is humble now, back in his prime he was taking shots back at Shaq, and was trying to challenge shaq's legacy as the next great big. Didnt work out clearly but I understand Shaq and why he was the way he was.

  17. Ian Ramos
    Ian Ramos
    6 mánuðum síðan

    That's what's up! Good job Shaq

  18. Dwayne Carter
    Dwayne Carter
    6 mánuðum síðan

    It was fast for Memphis because Triple J is going to be a better Defender than Dennis Rodman and plus they have to work on creating space a little bit for JA Morant and Triple J max deals in the future

  19. Iberville Zee
    Iberville Zee
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight did something that Shaq should've done as he got older...... Lost weight.

  20. Free Flow Fridays
    Free Flow Fridays
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Why don’t they load manage like Kawhi?

  21. Jet Life
    Jet Life
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Snoop commentary is the best 😂 even on UFC 3

  22. Brian F
    Brian F
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Good to see Dwight happy and playing on a great team. But also, I have to say this as well: Rachel Nichols is PHENOMENAL at her job.

  23. Dre Day
    Dre Day
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Always trying to play US against each other in a negative way.... good job Shaq ✊🏿✌🏿

  24. Cuckhead McGee
    Cuckhead McGee
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight been back for the past 2 years now. Espn just been sleeping

  25. tariq carey
    tariq carey
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Kobe made people hate dwight. That first laker stint. He still averaged 18 and 10 that year. Now he back. They about to win it. Different leaders bring outcomes

    6 mánuðum síðan


  27. Samuel Parker
    Samuel Parker
    6 mánuðum síðan

    I don’t think Dwight was ever the problem that some tried to make him out to be. That last year in Orlando was a little weird with him and Stan, but what other concrete problems has he caused??? I think anyone would struggle to completely gel with Kobe, Harden, etc..and he actually performed well with ATL and CLT, it just wasn’t a perfect fit, I guess. Although I can’t even say that with CLT because Jordan is a TERRIBLE owner and GM. He’ll let anybody walk. How can you be the greatest PLAYER, yet literally be the worst owner? Sheesh

  28. gkelley3 kelley
    gkelley3 kelley
    6 mánuðum síðan


  29. David Riggs
    David Riggs
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight got ripped

  30. Tom Yamaguchi
    Tom Yamaguchi
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Funny it was the spurs that eliminated Dwight from the lakers last run

  31. Tom Yamaguchi
    Tom Yamaguchi
    6 mánuðum síðan

    These analyst were criticizing lakers for adding Dwight over joakhim Noah!!! LOL in what world would that ever be better

  32. tebonete
    6 mánuðum síðan

    I thought Dwight played well in Charlotte

  33. Cesar Garcia
    Cesar Garcia
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Love that laker jacket snoop

  34. Spencer Osei
    Spencer Osei
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rachel Nichols 😍

  35. James Worthy
    James Worthy
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Why is this a segment

  36. Omara 13ey
    Omara 13ey
    6 mánuðum síðan

    The Big Peace Treaty......gotta love Shaq O'Neal

  37. Don Demarco
    Don Demarco
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Could we possibly see the old Dwight 🤣🤨

  38. Official Feature Reviewer
    Official Feature Reviewer
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Bruh dude was literally putting up good numbers the last 5 years no one payed any attention though 😐

  39. Christopher White
    Christopher White
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Lakers will win it all this year. Everybody on their team is an Elite Defender. They have all the right pieces. Nobody gonna beat them in a 7 game Series.

  40. Joseph Rogers
    Joseph Rogers
    6 mánuðum síðan

    DWight just needed to know and accept his role before. He helped transform the ideal NBA big man into what it is today. He was great protecting the rim, rebounding, rolling to the lane, catching lobs and put back dunks. He does that and he's a monster

  41. Anthony Holley
    Anthony Holley
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight is letting you know that THERE NO SUGAR IN MY TANK .

  42. KDP7
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rachel Nichols

  43. P C
    P C
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Why are you guys surprised? LeBron has been making teammates better for almost 2 decades. The Lakers should get rid of Jared Dudley and bring in Melo. I bet LeBron can mane him average 18 in 15min off the bench.

  44. CJ Brown
    CJ Brown
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Why Howard low key looking like future

  45. Rickyboy
    6 mánuðum síðan


  46. Metal RocksOn
    Metal RocksOn
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Remember he was the number one pick out of high school over the kid from UConn who hasn't been in the league for years and if l remember correctly multiple defensive player of the year awards! Why can't a 34 year old win comeback player of the year? Plus I'm a Celtics fan digging this dude's revival! Ball out brother! End your career as great as it started!

  47. jason marquez
    jason marquez
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Too bad for the hornets..they didnt utilize his skills very well...great steal by the lakers though...even for the grizzles...didnt give howard a chance...now he's doing well and it is going to turn against them

  48. blacksheep !
    blacksheep !
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Snoop a snitch.

  49. Anthony Floyd
    Anthony Floyd
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rachel has some of the best monologues in sports.

  50. Yunis Rajab
    Yunis Rajab
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Imagine Dwight having this mentality when he was with Kobe

    1. jeremiah zitz jr.
      jeremiah zitz jr.
      6 mánuðum síðan

      Yunis Rajab Kobe was toxic and a ball hog

  51. Yunis Rajab
    Yunis Rajab
    6 mánuðum síðan

    As a Lakers fan, old Dwight now >> prime Dwight in 2012

  52. mistertevez
    6 mánuðum síðan

    He wasn’t even bad in Charlotte or Atlanta when he was healthy though

  53. Andrew Hogue
    Andrew Hogue
    6 mánuðum síðan

    I need Snoop to be a real commentator. Hilarious

  54. Brian Walker
    Brian Walker
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rachel you are soooo talented!

  55. Dario Gomez
    Dario Gomez
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Bruhh the way she talks about sports gives me goosebumps lol

  56. Tony T
    Tony T
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Top Notch Reporting Rachel!! Go Lakers!!

  57. JD Lei
    JD Lei
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Idc if Dwight has 2 points, as long as he’s playing Defense like he’s been playing in every game 👏🏽

  58. Brandon Bvali
    Brandon Bvali
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Anyone who plans with James becomes better nothing new. That's what you call mvp material.

  59. T Gray
    T Gray
    6 mánuðum síðan

    This is the Dwight we all wanted to see.....the man is a beast!

  60. Random Hobbies
    Random Hobbies
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Howard is one of the dumbest to ever play... Total ignoramus for like the past 10 years.. Now ring chasing... Wasted talent imo

  61. Kenny Ortiz
    Kenny Ortiz
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Is she dyslexic? She always reads words out of order or that aren't even there in the sentence

  62. Michael Mayers
    Michael Mayers
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight with the oop head at the rim

  63. mixio hili
    mixio hili
    6 mánuðum síðan

    some of ya'll need to apologize to this man

  64. S Walters
    S Walters
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Shaq calling Dwight Superman is the highest accolade he can give.

  65. Angelo Perez Cortes
    Angelo Perez Cortes
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Shaq refered to him as superman because of the super man dunk he did

  66. geoff siegel
    geoff siegel
    6 mánuðum síðan

    cool to see this. everyone should get a second chance

    1. mixio hili
      mixio hili
      6 mánuðum síðan

      some of ya'll need to apologize to this man

  67. Jay Martel
    Jay Martel
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rachel is the GOAT

  68. Tom
    6 mánuðum síðan

    That cleavage though

  69. Michael Do
    Michael Do
    6 mánuðum síðan

    shaq praising dwight is more shocking than dwight playing well

    6 mánuðum síðan

    I like MJ

  71. brandon jones
    brandon jones
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Snoop dog. Really.

  72. Chief Swearinger
    Chief Swearinger
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Rachel Nicholas makes my ears bleed. Who tunes in to listen to her take on basketball? Jesus

  73. Ben Bauer
    Ben Bauer
    6 mánuðum síðan

    This season might actually improve Dwight’s chances at the HoF, particularly if he is a key piece in a deep run.

    1. NickTheQuick 224
      NickTheQuick 224
      6 mánuðum síðan

      There was already a 99.9% chance he was going to the Hall of Fame before this season. No debate.

  74. Kam Mike
    Kam Mike
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight actually was good in Charlotte, Rachel you need to do your research

  75. Steph Delz
    Steph Delz
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Dwight is playing the same way he always has but here's the kicker. Due to not being the main option, he's still not playing to his full potential. He's finally getting vast praise and the stats don't show that he's doing all he can. That indicates that the way he's been utilized and coached since his Orlando days is to blame. If you really look at what he bought to the Wizards and the Hornets, he could have done more. In Houston, it was bad because of J-Hard being ball dominant instead of wanting to share the glory with Dwight. It always was Dwight being the villain when if you really analyze things, he was the one getting the short end of the stick.

  76. Bruce Lee jr
    Bruce Lee jr
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Keep the mystical vibe going brethren, believe in yourself no matter what others say or write about you..talk and grow together with Mr. LeBron and enjoy the ride... One Love

    6 mánuðum síðan

    Here's the issue I have with reporters. They totally change narratives. Dwight demanded touches in Charlotte and Atlanta because the roster was trash. He deserved those touches. When he was in Houston, who wants to play with James Harden who at that time wasn't trying on defense and dribbles 20 seconds off the shot clock then shoots? In DC he only played 7 games and he was injured. He's in a place where he know's his role and the talent around him suggest he takes lesser shots because they have bron and AD. ya'll need to stop playing with that man's name.

  78. Jeff Poskey
    Jeff Poskey
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Snoop needs to be a commentar for real!!! ESPN hire that man!!!!

  79. carlos m.
    carlos m.
    6 mánuðum síðan

    Wonder if Rachel Nichols been dicked down by a blk dude on espn

  80. me AND mines
    me AND mines
    6 mánuðum síðan

    I'm glad Howard is taking care of business with the Lakers. I can see the Clippers and Lakers as the final two teams at the end of the playoffs battling for the NBA Championship.