Found May 01, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
If there is one thing we know for sure regarding Dwight Howard and his impending free agency, it’s that he is highly unlikely to make a quick decision. Howard seems to enjoy flip-flopping and dragging these things out as much as possible, which is why his future with the Los Angeles Lakers still remains very unclear. On Tuesday, Howard would not commit to whether or not he is leaning toward returning to LA. “I’m going to take my time, get away from the game, my phones and everything and just clear my head,” he said during his exit interview, via the LA Times. “I’ll do what’s going to be best for myself, what’s going to make me happy. I can’t control who likes me, who dislikes me, but I have the right to be happy.” Howard has to wait until June 30 if he plans on visiting with other teams, so this could — and probably will — take a while. If money is his top priority, the Lakers should have the upper hand. LA can offer Howard a max contract extension of five years and $118 million while
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