23 Total Quotes

Dwight Howard Quotes

I was just trying to make a play for my team. The last thing Randy (Magic assistant coach Randy Ayers) told me was to make a play. I just wanted to get down and play good defense.
Dwight Howard
#Magic

That's the secret to success -- not worrying only about what's going to happen in the future, trying to work only on the stuff you can work on in the present.
Dwight Howard
#Future

Riding that bike and the little sideline running isn't basketball. My timing is still off, but it's basketball. It's what I do.
Dwight Howard
#Basketball

I can't wait. Everybody on this team is a hard worker, and I'm sure they're going to work to get better as individuals.
Dwight Howard
#Work

It's hard for me to block basketball out, but I'll try to stay away from it for a good month and a half. I expect us to be a little more serious, a little more business-minded next year. No team is going to give us anything.
Dwight Howard
#Basketball

We're gaining a lot of confidence in each other, in the new offense and with the coach. Things are looking pretty good for us right now.
Dwight Howard
#Confidence

We really needed a win tonight, especially on the road. My mind-set tonight was to really focus in on bearing down and getting a win. I wanted to do everything in my will to get that win tonight.
Dwight Howard
#Focus

That should come under the state's price-gouging law.
Dwight Howard
#Law

We knew they were undersized down low, so we wanted to take advantage of that. Tony played really big for us and was a big key in the win.
Dwight Howard
#Advantage

Oh, man. We were embarrassed.
Dwight Howard
#Man

We can still make a big run. We can steal games because the All-Star break is coming up. We just have to keep chipping away and fighting for that eighth spot, and I really think we can make it.
Dwight Howard
#Games

We had a lot of careless mistakes but I think that our defensive pressure was not there the whole game. We gave them easy baskets on our turnovers and that's one thing our coaches have been impressing on us all year.
Dwight Howard
#Mistakes

They got a lot of weapons in the offense and they hit a lot of shots -- tough shots in the second half.
Dwight Howard
#Weapons

We can win games at home. But we seem to lose focus on the road.
Dwight Howard
#Focus

The season isn't over. Maybe a trade, maybe the All-Star break, something will jump-start us. Hopefully, the switch will come on.
Dwight Howard
#Trade

It's sort of like I got it, but I've got to make sure I get a confirmation on it.
Dwight Howard
#Confirmation

I can't blame anybody but myself. I'm a leader of the team. It's my fault. He [Coach Brian Hill] had to do that.
Dwight Howard
#Blame

I'm a big guy, but he's just a lot bigger than me. He's big, really big. It was a learning experience for me. Really, it was my first time guarding him, and I have to learn how to guard him better.
Dwight Howard
#Learning

That's what we need every night out of me and him. He's been more consistent so far of late, as far as blocking shots.
Dwight Howard
#Night

We just came out slow. We came out with the energy that we needed in the second half, but we didn't come out like we were ready to play tonight. We can't do that if we want to win.
Dwight Howard
#Energy

We're trying to send a message to teams that when they come into our house they are going to have a tough game ahead of them.
Dwight Howard
#Trying

It's not impossible to win them all. You try to win every game. We've got six at home, where we've been playing well. If we keep playing hard and playing together like we have been, anything is possible.
Dwight Howard
#Home

They (Magic coaches) want me to be a post player but I don't want to bang with somebody every game, fight and fight.
Dwight Howard
#Magic