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Rockets relieved Olajuwon getting treatment

...Houston Rockets have decided the best place for ailing Hakeem Olajuwon is on the sidelines for at least two to three weeks...He has been taking medicine for the condition. "Hakeem Olajuwon came in for a follow-up for his respiratory status...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/24/nba_285408.shtml
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Shaq pays Hakeem ultimate compliment

...finest center will be playing at the Forum on Sunday. No, he isn't thumping his chest. The player in question is Hakeem Olajuwon. "He's a great player, he's still the best center in the league," O'Neal said as the Los Angeles Lakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/08/nba_260932.shtml
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Dirk Nowitzki sets NBA scoring mark for player outside the US in Mavs' win

...scored 10 of his 16 points in the third quarter, including a fadeaway 3-pointer at the buzzer.Nowitzki passed Hakeem Olajuwon for ninth place on the all-time scoring list. The 7-foot German finished with 23 for 26,953 career points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-11-11/dirk-nowitzki-sets-nba-scorin
Dallas Maverick forward Al-Farouq Aminu wishes trip could have happened

...capital of Nigeria)," Aminu said. "I want to say Hakeem Olajuwon was supposed to come out too, so I was just coming in to support Hakeem Olajuwon and the NBA."We weren't able to do it and a lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-02/dallas-maverick-forward-al-fa
Seeing son drafted gives Andrew Wiggins' father 'closure'

...the NBA finals in 1986, his career nose-dived and it would take him two years to recover."When you play with Hakeem (Olajuwon) and Ralph Sampson, you've got to make sacrifices," Wiggins said. "They're big men and they demand the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-06-27/seeing-son-drafted-gives-andr
Aldridge's 43 lifts Blazers over Rockets

...with five dunks - by the end of the first quarter to help the Rockets to a 31-23 lead.NOTES: Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon, who has been working with Howard this week, watched the game from a courtside seat. ... Wright finished with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-24/aldridges-43-lifts-blazers-ov
Howard, Lin lead Rockets over Blazers

...the championship team. The Blazers will wear the patch for the remainder of the postseason. ... Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon watched from a courtside seat. ... Chandler Parsons added 20 points for Houston.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-05-01/howard-lin-lead-rockets-over-
Thunder thump Spurs to even series

...the program looks at some of the players in a class that is regarded as one of the strongest in league history.Hakeem Olajuwon was the No. 1 pick. Portland passed on Jordan in favor of oft-injured Sam Bowie, and the Chicago Bulls benefited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-05-27/thunder-thump-spurs-even-seri
Dwight Howard gives Rockets a boost

...cool together, I think," Morey said.Howard is the Rockets' latest superstar center, following Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon and eight-time All-Star Yao Ming.They reached the playoffs for the first time since 2009 this season and battled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-07-06/dwight-howard-gives-rockets-b
Toronto's Terrence Ross is slam dunk champ

...earned 58 percent of the fan vote in the championship round. The first round was judged by former Houston Rockets Hakeem Olajuwon, Clyde Drexler, Dikembe Mutombo, Rudy Tomjanovich and Yao Ming.Kenneth Faried, James White, 2007 dunk champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-02-16/torontos-terrence-ross-slam-d