More than a week after the Rockets learned they won the Dwight Howard sweepstakes he officially signed a four-year, $88 million contract with Houston.
Howard’s defection from the Los Angeles Lakers is one of the biggest free agent signings in Rockets history. The seven-time all-star and three-time defensive player of the year left an extra $30 million on the table when he walked away from Kobe Bryant and the Lakers.
“There’s no looking back, I made the right decision, I made a tough decision, but I’ve made a lot of sacrifices to get here today and I’m just ready.” said Howard.
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