Originally posted on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 3/12/13
After taking the city of Orlando through a dramatic soap opera, Dwight Howard has returned to the city he scorned and left for the bright lights of Hollywood. The Los Angeles Lakers visit the Magic for the first time this season, bringing Howard back for the first time to face the team and the fans he gave the first eight seasons of his career to. I have a feeling most of the crowd at the Amway Center will not be thankful for Howard’s time spent in Orlando. They will be ready to let him hear it for all the trouble he put the team through last year. Perhaps in an effort to soften the blow of his return, Howard apologized to the city and the fans. "In Orlando, I handled a lot of stuff the wrong way," Howard said. "If any of those people in Orlando are upset with how I did it, I apologize for the way I handled it and the way it was handled in the media. I really just got caught up in wanting to please everybody else. I really love that city. That was the hardest thing to do...
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