For a few NBA teams, the mad dash to sign Dwight Howard has begun, and the Houston Rockets have emerged as a frontrunner to land the free-agent big man. The Rockets already had Yao Ming and Hakeem Olajuwon do their part to get Howard to Houston, and now rapper and Houston native Slim Thug has taken to Twitter to court Howard in his own special way.

This is all spectacular:

This is the best thing Slim Thug has done since his cameo on "Check On It." Bravo.