List of career achievements by Dwight Howard

This page details the career achievements of American basketball player Dwight Howard .

Awards

  • Olympic gold medal : 2008
  • Eastern Conference Champion : 2009
  • 3x Southeast Division Champion : 2008, 2009, 2010
  • 3x NBA Defensive Player of the Year : 2009, 2010, 2011
  • 8 NBA All-Star Selections : 2007-2014 [1]
  • Voted as starter 6 times
  • 8 All-NBA Selections
  • First Team : 2008-2012 [1]
  • Second Team : 2014
  • Third Team : 2007, 2013 [2]
  • 5 NBA All-Defensive Selections
  • First Team : 2009-2012 [1]
  • Second Team : 2008 [3]
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team : 2005 [1]
  • 18x Conference Player of the Week
  • 6x Conference Player of the Month
  • NBA Slam Dunk Contest Winner : 2008
  • Runner-up : 2009 [1]
  • NBA Community Assist Award : July 2007, January 2009, October 2010 [4]
  • All-American Parade : 2004 [5]

NBA career statistics

Led the league
Bold Denotes career highs
GP Games played GS Games started  WL Games won-Games lost  MIN Minutes per game
 FG% Field-goal percentage  3P% 3-point field-goal percentage  FT% Free-throw percentage  OFF Offensive rebounds per game
 DEF Defensive rebounds per game  BWR Total rebounds per game  AST Assists per game  STL Steals per game
 BLK Blocks per game  TOV Turnovers per game  PF Personal fouls per game  PTS Points per game

Regular season

Averages

Season Age Team GP GS MIN FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF BWR AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2004-05 19 Orlando 82 82 32.6 .520 .000 .671 3.5 6.5 10.0 .9 .9 1.7 2.01 2.83 12.0
2005-06 20 Orlando 82 81 36.8 .531 .000 .595 3.5 9.0 12.5 1.5 .8 1.4 2.65 3.38 15.8
2006-07 21 Orlando 82 82 36.9 .603 .500 .586 3.5 8.8 12.3 1.9 .9 1.9 3.87 2.99 17.6
2007-08 22 Orlando 82 82 37.7 .599 .000 .590 3.4 10.8 14.2 [6] 1.3 .9 2.2 3.21 3.34 20.7
2008-09 23 Orlando 79 79 35.7 .572 .000 .594 4.3 9.6 13.8 [7] 1.4 1.0 2.9 [8] 3.04 3.42 20.6
2009-10 24 Orlando 82 82 34.7 .612 [9] .000 .592 3.5 9.7 13.2 [10] 1.8 .9 2.8 [11] 3.34 3.50 18.3
2010-11 25 Orlando 78 78 37.5 .593 .000 .596 4.0 10.1 14.1 1.4 1.4 2.4 3.58 3.31 22.9
2011-12 26 Orlando 54 54 38.3 .573 .000 .491 3.7 10.8 14.5 [12] 1.9 1.5 2.1 3.24 2.94 20.6
2012-13 27 LA Lakers 76 76 35.8 .578 .167 .492 3.3 9.1 12.4 [13] 1.4 1.1 2.4 2.96 3.83 [14] 17.1
2013-14 28 Houston 71 71 33.8 .591 .286 .547 3.3 8.9 12.2 1.8 .8 1.8 3.23 3.38 18.3
2014-15 29 Houston 41 41 29.8 .593 .500 .528 2.7 7.8 10.5 1.2 .7 1.3 2.80 3.34 15.8
2015-16 30 Houston 71 71 32.1 .620 .000 .489 3.4 8.4 11.8 1.4 1.0 1.6 2.34 3.08 13.7
Career 880 879 35.3 .582 .093 .568 3.5 9.2 12.7 1.5 1.0 2.1 3.03 3.28 17.8
All-Star 8 6 23.3 .642 .154 .450 3.3 5.5 8.8 1.5 .6 1.1 1.3 2.5 12.1

Totals

Season Age Team GP GS WL MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA OFF DEF BWR AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2004-05 19 Orlando 82 82 36-46 2,670 352 677 277 413 287 536 823 75 77 136 165 232 981
2005-06 20 Orlando 82 81 36-46 3,020 468 881 356 598 288 734 1,022 125 65 115 217 277 1,292
2006-07 21 Orlando 82 82 40-42 3,023 526 873 390 666 283 725 1,008 158 70 156 317 245 1,443
2007-08 22 Orlando 82 82 52-30 3,087 583 974 529 897 279 882 1,161 110 74 176 263 274 1,695
2008-09 23 Orlando 79 79 57-22 2,821 560 979 504 849 336 757 1,093 112 77 231 240 270 1,624
2009-10 24 Orlando 82 82 59-23 2,842 510 834 483 816 284 798 1,082 144 75 228 274 287 1,503
2010-11 25 Orlando 78 78 51-27 2,922 619 1,044 546 916 309 789 1,098 107 107 186 279 258 1,784
2011-12 26 Orlando 54 54 33-21 2,070 416 726 281 572 200 585 785 104 81 116 175 159 1,113
2012-13 27 LA Lakers 76 76 42-34 2,722 470 813 355 721 251 694 945 108 84 186 225 291 1,296
2013-14 28 Houston 71 71 48-23 2,396 473 800 349 638 231 635 866 131 60 128 229 240 1,297
2014-15 29 Houston 41 41 29-12 1,223 251 423 143 271 110 321 431 50 28 53 115 137 646
2015-16 30 Houston 71 71 34-37 2,280 372 600 232 474 238 597 835 98 69 113 166 219 976
Career 880 879 517-363 31.092 5,600 9,624 4,445 7,831 3,096 8.053 11.149 1,322 867 1,824 2,665 2,889 15,650
All-Star 8 6 3-5 186 43 67 9 20 26 44 70 12 5 9 10 20 97

Playoffs

Season Age Team GP GS MIN FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF BWR AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2007 21 Orlando 4 4 41.8 .548 .455 4.0 10.8 14.8 1.8 .5 1.0 4.3 3.3 15.3
2008 22 Orlando 10 10 42.1 , 581 .542 6.0 9.8 15.8 [15] .9 .8 3.4 [15] 3.2 3.8 18.9
2009 23 Orlando 23 23 39.3 .601 [16] .000 .636 4.3 11.0 15.3 [16] 1.9 .9 2.6 2.9 4.4 20.3
2010 24 Orlando 14 14 35.5 .614 .519 2.7 8.4 11.1 1.4 .8 3.5 [17] 3.6 4.2 18.1
2011 25 Orlando 6 6 43.0 .630 [18] .000 .682 4.5 11.0 15.5 [18] .5 .7 1.8 5.5 4.2 27.0
2013 27 LA Lakers 4 4 31.5 .619 .444 2.5 8.3 10.8 1.0 .5 2.0 4.0 4.3 17.0
2014 28 Houston 6 6 38.5 .547 .625 4.5 9.2 13.7 1.8 .7 2.8 3.2 4.2 26.0
2015 29 Houston 17 17 33.8 .577 .412 3.6 10.4 14.0 1.2 1.4 2.3 2.2 3.5 16.4
2016 30 Houston 5 5 36.0 .542 .000 .368 5.2 8.8 14.0 1.6 .8 1.4 2.4 4.2 13.2
Career 89 89 37.7 .589 .000 .543 4.1 10.0 14.1 1.4 .9 2.6 3.2 4.0 19.1

Top career rebounding averages since 1973

^ Active NBA player
* Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Player height Minutes
per game
Offensive
rebounds
Defensive
rebounds
Total
rebounds
Games
played
Rebounds
per game
Dennis Rodman * 6’7 “ 31.7 4,329 7,625 11.954 911 13.1
Dwight Howard ^ 6’11 “ 35.3 3,096 8.053 11.149 880 12.7
Moses Malone * 6’10 “ 33.9 6,731 9,481 16.212 1,329 12.2
Charles Barkley * 6’6 “ 36.7 4,260 8.286 12.546 1,073 11.7

Career performances

Led the league
Season Led team in
scoring
Led team in
rebounding
20 points 20 rebounds 10 rebounds 20-20 Double
Double
5 blocks 1 block Scoring
high
Rebounding
high
Blocks
high
2004-05 6 55 11 3 43 0 32 2 68 29 20 7
2005-06 20 70 18 3 62 2 60 2 66 28 26 6
2006-07 33 74 30 4 64 4 60 5 70 35 25 6
2007-08 34 76 43 11 72 8 69 8 74 39 24 7
2008-09 39 70 42 10 63 9 63 15 73 45 23 10
2009-10 35 70 36 9 70 3 64 13 73 33 24 8
2010-11 55 71 51 8 68 6 66 10 73 40 23 8
2011-12 28 48 27 10 44 9 43 3 49 45 25 8
2012-13 15 55 27 4 54 1 48 7 71 39 26 5
2013-14 16 57 31 5 49 1 47 3 58 35 26 6
Regular season 281 646 316 67 589 43 552 68 675 45 26 10
Playoffs 27 56 37 7 51 5 48 11 58 46 24 9
Grand total 308 702 353 74 640 48 600 79 733 46 26 10

NBA records and milestones

Regular season

Youngest player in NBA history to:

Milestone / Achievement Age Dated opponent Season Career Games Surpassed
20 rebounds in a game 18 years, 359 days December 1, 2004 vs. Toronto Raptors 2004-05 14
Average a double double 19 years, 133 days April 20, 2005 2004-05 82
20 points & 20 rebounds in a game 19 years, 342 days November 15, 2005 vs. Charlotte Bobcats 2005-06 89
1,000 rebounds 19 years, 356 days November 29, 2005 At Chicago Bulls 2005-06 96 Shaquille O’Neal ( 21 years, 38 days)
2,000 rebounds 20 years, 347 days November 20, 2006 At Memphis Grizzlies 2006-07 175 Shaquille O’Neal ( 22 years, 21 days)
3,000 rebounds [19] 21 years, 343 days November 16, 2007 At New Jersey Nets 2007-08 256 Shaquille O’Neal ( 23 years, 32 days)
4,000 rebounds [20] 22 years, 129 days April 15, 2008 At Atlanta Hawks 2007-08 327 Wilt Chamberlain (24 years, 6 months)
Lead the league in rebounding [21] 22 years, 130 days April 16, 2008 2007-08 328 Dolph Schayes ( 1950-51 , 22 years, 303 days)
5,000 rebounds [22] 23 years, 112 days March 30, 2009 At Miami Heat 2008-09 399 Wilt Chamberlain ( 25 years, 128 days)
Lead the league in blocked shots 23 years, 128 days April 15, 2009 2008-09 407
Win Defensive Player of the Year [23] 23 years, 134 days April 21, 2009 2008-09 407 Alvin Robertson ( 1985-86 , 23 years, 303 days)
6,000 rebounds 24 years, 96 days March 14, 2010 vs. Charlotte Bobcats 2009-10 475 Wilt Chamberlain ( 25 years, 193 days)
7,000 rebounds [24] 25 years, 83 days March 1, 2011 vs. New York Knicks 2010-11 548 Wilt Chamberlain ( 26 years, 128 days)
8,000 rebounds 26 years, 106 days March 23, 2012 vs. Cleveland Cavaliers 2011-12 616 Wilt Chamberlain
9,000 rebounds [25] [26] 27 years, 130 days April 17, 2013 vs. Houston Rockets 2012-13 697 Wilt Chamberlain ( 27 years, 144 days)
  • First of all, this is the first time we have played games in our rookie season ( 2004-05 )
  • Only player to record at least 45 points, 19 rebounds and eight blocks in a game [27]
  • Since 1973-74
  • 107-102 overtime win, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, February 17, 2009
  • One of two players to record at least 30 points and 15 rebounds while shooting perfectly from the field in a game
  • Including Wilt Chamberlain , who recorded 34 points on 14-14 shooting from the field, 27 rebounds (in 11 blocks, not officially counted) in 40 minutes, Los Angeles Lakers vs. Detroit Pistons, on March 11, 1969
  • Howard scored 30 points on 11-11 shooting from the field and grabbed 16 rebounds in 34 minutes in a 110-92 win, Orlando Magic at Houston Rockets, February 24, 2010
  • Fifth player in NBA history to lead the league in blocks and rebounding in the same season ( 2008-09 ) [23]
  • Averaged 2.9 blocks and 13.8 rebounds per game.
  • The other four players are Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ( 1975-76 ), Bill Walton ( 1976-77 ), Hakeem Olajuwon ( 1989-90 ) and Ben Wallace ( 2001-02 ). All of these players have been inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame , with the exception of Wallace, who is not eligible.
  • Only player in NBA history to lead the league in blocks and rebounding in more than one season ( 2008-09 – 2009-10 ) [28]
  • Only in NBA history to lead the league in blocks, rebounding and field goal percentage in the same season ( 2009-10 ) [28]
  • Averaged 2.8 blocks and 13.2 rebounds per game, and shot 62.1% from the field.
  • One of two players in NBA history to lead the league in three statistics in the same season ( 2009-10 )
  • Wilt Chamberlain led the league in scoring, rebounding and field goal percentage in 1960-61 , 1962-63 , and 1965-66 .
  • One of two players in NBA history to lead the league in blocks, rebounding and field goal percentage in his career
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the only other player to achieve this.
  • Only player in NBA history to lead the league in rebounding three times before turning 25 years old ( 2007-08 – 2009-10 )
  • One of four players in NBA history to record at least 25 points, 15 rebounds, 5 steals and 5 blocks in a game [4]
  • Howard scored 25 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and recorded 5 steals and 5 blocks in 34 minutes in a 120-117 win, Los Angeles Lakers at Minnesota Timberwolves, March 27, 2013 [29]
  • The other players to achieve this are Hakeem Olajuwon (four times), David Robinson and Shaquille O’Neal .
  • Consecutive seasons leading the league in total rebounds : 5 ( 2005-06 – 2009-10 )
  • Howard Broke Wilt Chamberlain’s Record of Four ( 1959-60 – 1962-63 , 1965-66 – 1968-69 ).
  • Consecutive NBA Defensive Player of the Year awards: 3 (2008–09-2010–11)[24]
  • Free throw attempts, game: 39, twice[30]
    • 39, Orlando Magic at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012 (made 21)[31]
    • 39, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013 (made 25)[32]
  • Free throw attempts, none made, NBA debut: 6, Orlando Magic vs. Milwaukee Bucks, November 3, 2004
  • Seasons leading the league in defensive rebounds: 6 (2007–08-2012–13)[30]
  • Consecutive seasons leading the league in defensive rebounds: 6 (2007–08-2012–13)[30]
  • Only players in NBA history to record at least 30 points, 19 rebounds, 10 blocks, and 3 assists in a game
  • One of eight players in NBA history to double consecutive season openers

Playoffs

  • First player to record three 20-point, 20-rebound games in a playoff series since Wilt Chamberlain in 1972 NBA Finals
  • vs. Toronto Raptors, 2008 Eastern Conference First Round
  • Highest field goal percentage, career : .601 (419-697)
  • Highest field goal percentage, .844 (27-32), Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks, 2010 Eastern Conference Semifinals
  • Blocked shots, half : 8, first half, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010
  • Tied with Derrick Coleman , New Jersey Nets vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 7, 1993
  • Blocked shots, quarter : 6, first quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010
  • Personal fouls, single postseason : 102, 2009
  • Personal fouls, 4-game series : 22, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, 2010 Eastern Conference First Round [33]
    • Tied with Al Attles (1968), Doc Rivers (Atlanta vs. Detroit, 1986), and Zydrunas Ilgauskas (Cleveland vs. Indiana, 1998)
  • Disqualifications, 4-game series : 2, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, 2010 Eastern Conference First Round [30]

NBA Finals

  • Blocked shots, 5-game series : 20, Orlando Magic vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 2009
  • Blocked shots, game : 9, Orlando Magic vs. Los Angeles Lakers, June 11, 2009 (OT) [34]

All-Star

  • Personal fouls, quarter : 4, fourth quarter, 2010 [30]

Ranks 2nd in NBA history

Regular season

  • Free throw attempts, half : 22, second half, Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs, January 28, 2014 [30] [35]
  • Free throw attempts, quarter : 17, second quarter, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013 [30] [36]
  • Seasons leading the league in total rebounds : 6 ( 2005-06 – 2009-10 , 2011-12 )
  • Trailing Wilt Chamberlain ‘s record of 11.
  • Highest average, defensive rebounds per game, career : 9.3 (6,500 / 697) [30]
    • Trailing Dave Cowens (9.8)
  • Consecutive seasons leading the league in blocked shots : 2 ( 2008-09 – 2009-10 ) [30]
  • NBA Defensive Player of the Year Awards : 3 ( 2008-09 – 2010-11 )
  • Trailing Ben Wallace (4) and Dikembe Mutombo (4)

Playoffs

  • Highest field goal percentage, 6-game series : .683 (41-60), Orlando Magic vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 2009 Eastern Conference First Round [30]
  • Offensive rebounds, 5-game series : 35, Orlando Magic vs. Toronto Raptors, 2008 Eastern Conference First Round [30]
  • Highest average, defensive rebounds per game, career : 10.0 (611/61)
  • Defensive rebounds, single postseason : 254, 2009
  • Defensive rebounds, 7-game series : 91, Orlando Magic vs. Boston Celtics, 2009 Eastern Conference Semifinals [30]
  • Blocked shots, 4-game series : 20, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, 2010 Eastern Conference First Round [30]
  • Blocked shots, game : 9, twice [30]
    • 9, Orlando Magic vs. Los Angeles Lakers, June 11, 2009 (OT) [30]
    • 9, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010 [30]
  • Turnovers, 6-game series : 33, Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks, 2011 Eastern Conference First Round [30]

Finals

  • Defensive rebounds, 5-game series : 58, Orlando Magic vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 2009 [30]

Rankings 3rd in NBA history

Regular season

  • Free throw attempts, half : 21, second half, Orlando Magic at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012 [30]
  • Free throw attempts, quarter : 16, four times
    • 16, third quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 23, 2007 [30]
    • 16, fourth quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, February 3, 2012 [30] [37]
    • 16, fourth quarter, Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers, January 8, 2014 [30] [38]
    • 16, third quarter, Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs, January 28, 2014 [30] [35]
  • 3rd youngest player in NBA history to reach 10,000 career rebounds : Houston Rockets vs. Denver Nuggets, December 13, 2014 ( 29 years, 5 days) [39]
    • Only Wilt Chamberlain (28 years, 81 days) and Bill Russell (28 years, 285 days) reached the milestone at a younger age.

Playoffs

  • Highest average, offensive rebounds per game, career : 4.1 (250/61)

Rankings 4th in NBA history

Regular season

  • Free throws made, game : 25, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013
  • Free throw attempts, half : 20, thrice
    • 20, second half, Orlando Magic vs. Milwaukee Bucks, November 24, 2008
    • 20, second half, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013 [36]
    • 20, second half, Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers, January 8, 2014 [38]
  • Seasons leading the league in rebounding : 5 ( 2007-08 – 2009-10 , 2011-12 – 2012-13 )
  • Consecutive seasons leading the league in rebounding : 3 ( 2007-08 – 2009-10 )

Playoffs

  • Points, overtime : 10, Orlando Magic vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 26, 2009
  • Highest average, blocked shots per game, 2.73 (183/67)

Orlando Magic franchise records

Regular season

Service

Consecutive games played: 351, November 3, 2004 to December 12, 2008

Consecutive games started: 201, March 24, 2006 to December 12, 2008

Seasons, playing in every team game: Five ( 2004-05 – 2007-08 , 2009-10 )

Seasons, starting in every team game: Four ( 2004-05 , 2006-07 – 2007-08 , 2009-10 )

Minutes played, career: 22,471

Scoring

Points, career: 11,435

Seasons scoring 1,000 or more points: Seven ( 2005-06 – 2011-12 )

Field goal percentage

Highest field goal percentage, season: .612 (510-834) ( 2009-10 )

11-11, at Houston Rockets, February 24, 2010

Most field goals without a miss, half: 10-10, twice

  • 10-10, second half, vs. Utah Jazz, March 14, 2007
  • 10-10, first half, at Philadelphia 76ers, April 14, 2007

Free throws

Free throws made, career: 3,366

Free throws made, game: 21, at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012

Free throws made, half: 15, second half, at Oklahoma City Thunder, January 13, 2011

Free throw attempts, career: 5,727

Free throw attempts, season: 916 ( 2010-11 )

Free throw attempts, game: 39, at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012

Free throw attempts, half: 21, second half, at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012

Free throw attempts, quarter: 16, twice

  • 16, third quarter, vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 23, 2007
  • 16, fourth quarter, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, February 3, 2012

Free throws missed, game: 18, at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012 (21-39)

Free throws attempts, none made, game: 6, vs. Milwaukee Bucks, November 3, 2004

  • Tied with Monty Williams (at Houston Rockets, February 26, 2002), Drew Gooden (vs. Denver Nuggets, February 20, 2004), DeShawn Stevenson (vs. Chicago Bulls, April 6, 2005 (OT) ), and Maurice Harkless (At Detroit PIstons, January 28, 2014)

Rebounding

Rebounds, career: 8,072

Highest average, rebounds per game, career: 13.0 (8,072 / 621)

Seasons with 1,000 or more rebounds: Six ( 2005-06 – 2010-11 )

Rebounds, season: 1,161 ( 2007-08 )

Rebounding average, season: 14.5 (785/54) ​​( 2011-12 )

Rebounds, quarter: 12, twice

  • 12, first quarter, vs. Detroit Pistons, February 10, 2006
  • 12, third quarter, vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 18, 2006

Rebounds without an offensive rebound, game: 15, vs. New Orleans Hornets, April 1, 2008

Rebounds, one offensive rebound, game: 19, twice

  • 19, at Chicago Bulls, November 29, 2005
  • 19, vs. Atlanta Hawks, January 30, 2010
  • Broken by Tobias Harris (20), vs. LA Lakers, January 24, 2014

Rebounds, two offensive rebounds, game: 22, at Los Angeles Clippers, December 8, 2008

Games with 20 or more rebounds, career: 58

Games with 20 or more rebounds, season: 11 ( 2007-08 )

Games with 10 or more rebounds, season: 72 ( 2007-08 )

Consecutive games with 20 or more rebounds: 3, twice

  • 3, December 28, 2007 to December 31, 2007
  • 3, December 18, 2010 to December 21, 2010

Consecutive games with 15 or more rebounds: 7, March 9, 2011 to March 21, 2011

Consecutive games with 13 or more rebounds: 14, January 21, 2011 to February 13, 2011

Consecutive games with 10 or more rebounds: 33, January 21, 2011 to April 1, 2011

Offensive rebounds, career: 2,266

Offensive rebounds, quarter: 7, first quarter, vs. Detroit Pistons, February 10, 2006

  • Tied by Rashard Lewis (first quarter, vs. Boston Celtics, January 22, 2009 )

Offensive rebounds, overtime: 4, at New Orleans Hornets, January 12, 2011

  • Tied with Terry Catledge (vs. Washington Bullets, March 30, 1990 )

Consecutive games with an offensive rebound: 121, January 27, 2009 – October 28, 2010

Games with an offensive rebound, season: 82, 2009-10

Defensive rebounds, career: 5,806

Defensive rebounds, season: 882 ( 2007-08 )

Defensive rebounds, game: 21, vs. Miami Heat, March 13, 2012 (OT)

Defensive rebounds, half: 13, twice

  • 13, second half, at Los Angeles Clippers, December 8, 2008
  • 13, second half, vs. Atlanta Hawks, January 30, 2010
  • 13, second half, vs. Miami Heat, March 13, 2012

Defensive rebounds, quarter: 10, twice

  • 10, third quarter, vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 18, 2006
  • 10, fourth quarter, vs. Miami Heat, March 13, 2012

Defensive rebounds, overtime: 5, vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, April 1, 2007

Steals

Steals, Quarter: 4, first quarter, at Los Angeles Clippers, January 9, 2008

  • Tied with Pat Garrity (first quarter, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, March 21, 2003 ), Doug Christie (third quarter vs. Los Angeles Clippers, February 15, 2005 )

Blocked shots

Blocked shots, career: 1,344

Blocked shots, quarter: 6, third quarter, vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, November 3, 2010

Blocked shots, one or fewer personal fouls, game: 8, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, February 3, 2012

Consecutive games with a blocked shot: 44, April 4, 2010 to January 15, 2011

Turnovers

Turnovers, career: 1,930

Turnovers, season: 317 ( 2006-07 )

  • Tied with Steve Francis ( 2004-05 )

Turnovers, game: 11, at Chicago Bulls, February 26, 2007

Turnovers, half: 7, first half, vs. Toronto Raptors, January 6, 2010

  • Tied with Terry Catledge (second half, vs. Boston Celtics, January 17, 1990 )

Turnovers, quarter: 5, twice

  • 5, third quarter, at Cleveland Cavaliers, December 28, 2010
  • 5, third quarter, at New York Knicks, March 28, 2012
  • Tied with Troy Hudson (fourth quarter, vs. Miami Heat, April 18, 2001 )

Personal fouls

Personal fouls, career: 2,002

Personal fouls, half: 6, second half, vs. Detroit Pistons, November 6, 2009

  • Tied with many players

Disqualifications, career: 25

Double-doubles

Double-doubles, career: 457

Double-double, season: 69 ( 2007-08 )

Consecutive games with a double-double: 33, January 21, 2011 to April 1, 2011

Playoffs

Scoring

Points, game: 46, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 16, 2011

  • Tied with Tracy McGrady (at Detroit Pistons, April 23, 2003 )

Points, half: 31, first half, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 16, 2011

Points, quarter: 20, second quarter, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 19, 2011

  • Tied with Jameer Nelson (third quarter, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 16, 2011 )

Points, overtime: 10, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 26, 2009

Field goals

Field goals, overtime: 4, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 26, 2009

Free throws

Free throws made, game: 15, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 19, 2011

Free throws made, half: 12, second half, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 24, 2009

Free throws made, quarter: 10, second quarter, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 19, 2011

Free throw attempts, game: 22, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 16, 2011

Free throw attempts, half: 15, second half, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 24, 2009

Free throw attempts, quarter: 13, second quarter, vs. Atlanta Hawks, April 19, 2011

Rebounding

Rebounds, game: 24, vs. Philadelphia 76ers, April 28, 2009

Rebounds, quarter: 11, first quarter, vs. Los Angeles Lakers, June 11, 2009

Rebounds, overtime: 5, at Boston Celtics, May 24, 2010

Defensive rebounds, game: 18, at Boston Celtics, May 4, 2009

Defensive rebounds, half: 10, second half, at Boston Celtics, May 4, 2009

Defensive rebounds, quarter: 8, first quarter, vs. Los Angeles Lakers, June 11, 2009

Steals

Steals, overtime: 1, vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 26, 2009

  • Tied with Dee Brown (vs. Milwaukee Bucks, April 28, 2001 ) and Rafer Alston (vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, May 26, 2009 )

Blocked shots

Blocked shots, game: 9, twice

  • 9, vs. Los Angeles Lakers, June 11, 2009 (OT)
  • 9, vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010

Blocked shots, half: 8, first half, vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010

Blocked shots, quarter: 6, first quarter, vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010

Rookie

Howard’s rookie season was 2004-05 .

Most field goals without a miss, game: 5-5, vs. Denver Nuggets, December 18, 2004

Most games played: 82

  • tied with Dennis Scott ( 1990-1991 ), Penny Hardaway ( 1993-1994 ), Chucky Atkins ( 1999-2000 ), and Mike Miller ( 2000-01 )

Most starts: 82

  • Tied with Penny Hardaway ( 1993-94 )

Los Angeles Lakers franchise records

Regular season

Free throws made, game: 25, at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013

Free throw attempts, game: 39, at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013

Free throw attempts, half: 20, second half, at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013

  • Tied with Shaquille O’Neal (second half, at Golden State Warriors, March 14, 2002 )

Free throw attempts, quarter: 17, second quarter, at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013

Houston Rockets franchise records

Regular season

Free throws missed, game: 15, at Cleveland Cavaliers, March 29, 2016 (7-22)

Playoffs

Free throw attempts, game: 21, vs. LA Clippers, May 6, 2015

Rebounds, game: 26, at Dallas Mavericks, April 24, 2015

  • Tied with Moses Malone (vs. Washington Bullets, April 21, 1977) and Hakeem Olajuwon (at Dallas Mavericks, April 30, 1988)
  • This is an NBA playoff high since at least 1981, and possibly since the aforementioned game by Moses Malone.

Franchise records set as an opponent

Note: Different franchises track different records. For instance, some track records for halves and quarters of games, and some do not. Some track single-season and individual playoff series records, and some do not. Therefore, there is no consistency among franchises.

  • Atlanta Hawks
    • Defensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 14, twice
      • 14, Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks, May 6, 2010
      • 14, Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks, May 8, 2010
  • Boston Celtics
    • Defensive rebounds, game, playoffs (regulation): 18, Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics, May 4, 2009
  • Charlotte Bobcats
    • Free throw attempts, quarter: 16, third quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 23, 2007
    • Rebounds, game: 26, Houston Rockets vs. Charlotte Bobcats, October 30, 2013
    • Rebounds, half: 17, first half, Houston Rockets vs. Charlotte Bobcats, October 30, 2013
    • Rebounds, quarter: 12, third quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 18, 2006
    • Defensive rebounds, game: 20, Houston Rockets vs. Charlotte Bobcats, October 30, 2013
    • Defensive rebounds, half: 12, first half, Houston Rockets vs. Charlotte Bobcats, October 30, 2013
      • Tied with Chris Kaman on December 23, 2005
    • Defensive rebounds, quarter: 10, third quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, November 18, 2006
    • Blocked shots, game: 8, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, February 17, 2009 (OT)
    • Free throw attempts, game, playoffs: 12, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 21, 2010
    • Rebounds, game, playoffs: 13, Orlando Magic at Charlotte Bobcats, April 26, 2010
    • Offensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 7, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 21, 2010
    • Defensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 12, Orlando Magic at Charlotte Bobcats, April 26, 2010
    • Blocked shots, game, playoffs: 9, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 18, 2010
    • Turnovers, game, playoffs: 6, Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Bobcats, April 21, 2010
  • Dallas Mavericks
    • Rebounds, game, playoffs: 26, Houston Rockets at Dallas Mavericks, April 24, 2015
      • Tied with Hakeem Olajuwon on April 30, 1988
    • Offensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 11, Houston Rockets at Dallas Mavericks, April 24, 2015
  • Golden State Warriors
    • Free throw attempts, game: 39, Orlando Magic at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012
    • Free throw attempts, half: 21, second half, Orlando Magic at Golden State Warriors, January 12, 2012
    • Offensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 11, Houston Rockets at Golden State Warriors, April 27, 2016
      • Tied with Karl Malone (Utah Jazz vs. Golden State Warriors, April 29, 1989)
  • Houston Rockets
    • Orlando Magic at Houston Rockets, February 24, 2010
  • Memphis Grizzlies
    • Rebounds, game: 23, Orlando Magic at Memphis Grizzlies, November 20, 2006
      • Tied with Patrick Ewing , Elton Brand and Tyson Chandler
  • Miami Heat
    • Defensive rebounds, quarter: 10, fourth quarter, Orlando Magic vs. Miami Heat, March 13, 2012
      • Tied with Patrick Ewing on December 19, 1992, Tim Duncan on February 1, 2003 and Marcus Camby on December 2, 2007
  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    • Free throws made, half: 15, second half, Orlando Magic at Oklahoma City Thunder, January 13, 2011
      • Tied with Connie Hawkins on January 17, 1970 and Allen Leavell on November 14, 1982
    • Blocked shots, half: 7, first half, Orlando Magic at Oklahoma City Thunder, November 12, 2008
      • Tied with Hakeem Olajuwon on November 7, 1992 and Joel Przybilla on April 2, 2006
  • Orlando Magic
    • Free throws made, game: 25, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013
    • Free throw attempts, game: 39, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013
    • Free throw attempts, half: 20, second half, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013
      • Tied with Allen Iverson on February 12, 2005
    • Free throw attempts, quarter: 17, second quarter, Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic, March 12, 2013
  • San Antonio Spurs
    • Free throws made, quarter: 10, third quarter, Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs, January 28, 2014
      • Tied with Jay Vincent on March 19, 1985 and Dirk Nowitzki on February 28, 2008
    • Free throw attempts, game: 25, Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs, January 28, 2014
    • Free throw attempts, half: 22, second half, Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs, January 28, 2014
    • Free throw attempts, quarter: 16, third quarter, Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs, January 28, 2014
  • Toronto Raptors
    • Offensive rebounds, half: 8, second half, Orlando Magic at Toronto Raptors, February 20, 2008
      • Tied with Dale Davis and others
    • Turnovers, half: 7, first half, Orlando Magic vs. Toronto Raptors, January 6, 2010
      • Tied with Antoine Walker on November 6, 2003
    • Highest field goal percentage, game, playoffs: .750 (9-12), Orlando Magic at Toronto Raptors, April 26, 2008
    • Rebounds, game, playoffs: 22, Orlando Magic vs. Toronto Raptors, April 20, 2008
    • Offensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 10, Orlando Magic vs. Toronto Raptors, April 28, 2008
    • Defensive rebounds, game, playoffs: 15, Orlando Magic vs. Toronto Raptors, April 20, 2008
    • Blocked shots, game, playoffs: 8, Orlando Magic at Toronto Raptors, April 26, 2008

See also

  • List of National Basketball Association career rebounding leaders
  • List of National Basketball Association
  • List of National Basketball Association
  • List of National Basketball Association season rebounding leaders
  • List of National Basketball Association
  • List of National Basketball Association

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