Report: Back Surgery Will Keep Dwight Howard Out For Rest of Season

Report: Back Surgery Will Keep Dwight Howard Out For Rest of SeasonIf the Boston Celtics needed another reason to push for the No. 3 seed in this year's NBA playoffs, they might have found just what they were looking for.

ESPN's Chris Broussard reported that Orlando superstar Dwight Howard will require back surgery that will keep him out for the rest of the season.

Broussard spoke with Howard regarding the season-ending injury, take a look at the Tweet below to see what Howard had to say.

This is terrible news for Orlando Magic fans, but for Celtics fans, a Howard-less Magic shouldn't be a threat in the post-season

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