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

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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  • 🔥🔥🔥🔥 *beautifull play* <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="88">1:28</a> 💘💖 👇 👇 👇 👇🧡

    Justin SmallJustin SmallMánuði síðan
  • Its clear Shaq learned a lot of things after Kobe passed away now hes starting to show appreciation

    Al M SAl M S3 mánuðum síðan
  • He looks much younger too, what the.

    Kingster 14Kingster 143 mánuðum síðan
  • I remember Shaq and Dwight we’re beefing because Dwight stole the “Superman” name away from him....

    ThaiDuiTxThaiDuiTx3 mánuðum síðan
  • MJ is great player of all time, If i am a player i would rather play with lebron to enhance my career,

    Jaguar TigerJaguar Tiger4 mánuðum síðan
  • Vintage 2009 Dwight <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="90">1:30</a>

    a ra r5 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight has never been bad. That’s just media, and injuries. Mans a first ballet hall of famer.

    Andrew HarmonAndrew Harmon5 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.

    magnumcornettomagnumcornetto6 mánuðum síðan
  • Snoop Dog in this muh....... Permed out

    jon cralljon crall6 mánuðum síðan
  • Undisputed 10x better than this

    Diego CarrilloDiego Carrillo6 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

    Bob DoeBob Doe6 mánuðum síðan
  • Good to see Dwight and Bradley resurrect their careers

    Young CEOYoung CEO6 mánuðum síðan
  • <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="58">0:58</a> uh

    Phil Russell MabalePhil Russell Mabale6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rach could get it

    Dxrrell MxllerDxrrell Mxller6 mánuðum síðan
  • Good for him. Big guys usually play better when they lose some weight

    jason jasonjason jason6 mánuðum síðan
  • Let her deliver more content.The way she narrates it is blissful.

    VNMVNM6 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.

    Has1bHas1b6 mánuðum síðan
  • That's what's up! Good job Shaq

    Ian RamosIan Ramos6 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

    Dwayne CarterDwayne Carter6 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight did something that Shaq should've done as he got older...... Lost weight.

    Iberville ZeeIberville Zee6 mánuðum síðan
  • Why don’t they load manage like Kawhi?

    Free Flow FridaysFree Flow Fridays6 mánuðum síðan
  • Snoop commentary is the best 😂 even on UFC 3

    Jet LifeJet Life6 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.

    Brian FBrian F6 mánuðum síðan
  • Always trying to play US against each other in a negative way.... good job Shaq ✊🏿✌🏿

    Dre DayDre Day6 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight been back for the past 2 years now. Espn just been sleeping

    Cuckhead McGeeCuckhead McGee6 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

    tariq careytariq carey6 mánuðum síðan
  • DAMMMM I LOVE WHEN SHE LOOK ME IN MY EYES IN THAT CAMERA! I WANNA TONGUE KISS THIS HOE RACHEL!!

    STOP IT SKIIIUUUPSTOP IT SKIIIUUUP6 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

    Samuel ParkerSamuel Parker6 mánuðum síðan
  • LET IT BE KNOWN BUT IT WAS THE LAKERS SLANDER OF HIM WHEN HE DECIDED NOT TO RESIGN THAT STARTED THIS WHOLE Bad teammate in the LOCKER-ROOM STUFF

    gkelley3 kelleygkelley3 kelley6 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight got ripped

    David RiggsDavid Riggs6 mánuðum síðan
  • Funny it was the spurs that eliminated Dwight from the lakers last run

    Tom YamaguchiTom Yamaguchi6 mánuðum síðan
  • These analyst were criticizing lakers for adding Dwight over joakhim Noah!!! LOL in what world would that ever be better

    Tom YamaguchiTom Yamaguchi6 mánuðum síðan
  • I thought Dwight played well in Charlotte

    tebonetetebonete6 mánuðum síðan
  • Love that laker jacket snoop

    Cesar GarciaCesar Garcia6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rachel Nichols 😍

    Spencer OseiSpencer Osei6 mánuðum síðan
  • Why is this a segment

    James WorthyJames Worthy6 mánuðum síðan
  • The Big Peace Treaty......gotta love Shaq O'Neal

    Omara 13eyOmara 13ey6 mánuðum síðan
  • Could we possibly see the old Dwight 🤣🤨

    Don DemarcoDon Demarco6 mánuðum síðan
  • Bruh dude was literally putting up good numbers the last 5 years no one payed any attention though 😐

    Official Feature ReviewerOfficial Feature Reviewer6 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.

    Christopher WhiteChristopher White6 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

    Joseph RogersJoseph Rogers6 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight is letting you know that THERE NO SUGAR IN MY TANK .

    Anthony HolleyAnthony Holley6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rachel Nichols

    KDP7KDP76 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.

    P CP C6 mánuðum síðan
  • Why Howard low key looking like future

    CJ BrownCJ Brown6 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight

    RickyboyRickyboy6 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!

    Metal RocksOnMetal RocksOn6 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

    jason marquezjason marquez6 mánuðum síðan
  • Snoop a snitch.

    blacksheep !blacksheep !6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rachel has some of the best monologues in sports.

    Anthony FloydAnthony Floyd6 mánuðum síðan
  • Imagine Dwight having this mentality when he was with Kobe

    Yunis RajabYunis Rajab6 mánuðum síðan
    • Yunis Rajab Kobe was toxic and a ball hog

      jeremiah zitz jr.jeremiah zitz jr.6 mánuðum síðan
  • As a Lakers fan, old Dwight now >> prime Dwight in 2012

    Yunis RajabYunis Rajab6 mánuðum síðan
  • He wasn’t even bad in Charlotte or Atlanta when he was healthy though

    mistertevezmistertevez6 mánuðum síðan
  • I need Snoop to be a real commentator. Hilarious

    Andrew HogueAndrew Hogue6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rachel you are soooo talented!

    Brian WalkerBrian Walker6 mánuðum síðan
  • Bruhh the way she talks about sports gives me goosebumps lol

    Dario GomezDario Gomez6 mánuðum síðan
  • Top Notch Reporting Rachel!! Go Lakers!!

    Tony TTony T6 mánuðum síðan
  • Idc if Dwight has 2 points, as long as he’s playing Defense like he’s been playing in every game 👏🏽

    JD LeiJD Lei6 mánuðum síðan
  • Anyone who plans with James becomes better nothing new. That's what you call mvp material.

    Brandon BvaliBrandon Bvali6 mánuðum síðan
  • This is the Dwight we all wanted to see.....the man is a beast!

    T GrayT Gray6 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

    Random HobbiesRandom Hobbies6 mánuðum síðan
  • Is she dyslexic? She always reads words out of order or that aren't even there in the sentence

    Kenny OrtizKenny Ortiz6 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight with the oop head at the rim

    Michael MayersMichael Mayers6 mánuðum síðan
  • some of ya'll need to apologize to this man

    mixio hilimixio hili6 mánuðum síðan
  • Shaq calling Dwight Superman is the highest accolade he can give.

    S WaltersS Walters6 mánuðum síðan
  • Shaq refered to him as superman because of the super man dunk he did

    Angelo Perez CortesAngelo Perez Cortes6 mánuðum síðan
  • cool to see this. everyone should get a second chance

    geoff siegelgeoff siegel6 mánuðum síðan
    • some of ya'll need to apologize to this man

      mixio hilimixio hili6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rachel is the GOAT

    Jay MartelJay Martel6 mánuðum síðan
  • That cleavage though

    TomTom6 mánuðum síðan
  • shaq praising dwight is more shocking than dwight playing well

    Michael DoMichael Do6 mánuðum síðan
  • I like MJ

    SAVING WITH SAYHEESAVING WITH SAYHEE6 mánuðum síðan
  • Snoop dog. Really.

    brandon jonesbrandon jones6 mánuðum síðan
  • Rachel Nicholas makes my ears bleed. Who tunes in to listen to her take on basketball? Jesus

    Chief SwearingerChief Swearinger6 mánuðum síðan
  • This season might actually improve Dwight’s chances at the HoF, particularly if he is a key piece in a deep run.

    Ben BauerBen Bauer6 mánuðum síðan
    • There was already a 99.9% chance he was going to the Hall of Fame before this season. No debate.

      NickTheQuick 224NickTheQuick 2246 mánuðum síðan
  • Dwight actually was good in Charlotte, Rachel you need to do your research

    Kam MikeKam Mike6 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.

    Steph DelzSteph Delz6 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

    Bruce Lee jrBruce Lee jr6 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.

    COREY WILLIAMSCOREY WILLIAMS6 mánuðum síðan
  • Snoop needs to be a commentar for real!!! ESPN hire that man!!!!

    Jeff PoskeyJeff Poskey6 mánuðum síðan
  • Wonder if Rachel Nichols been dicked down by a blk dude on espn

    carlos m.carlos m.6 mánuðum síðan