Found August 12, 2012 on Next Level Sports Network:
News came down late Thursday afternoon that Dwight Howard is finally leaving the Orlando Magic, heading to the Los Angeles Lakers in part of a four team deal involving the Magic, Lakers, Philadelphia 76ers and Denver Nuggets. While it’s a major coupe for L.A.,  and Celtics fans are never happy when good things happen for the [...]

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The Real Reason Dwight Howard is Glad to Be In LA

After over a year of drama and demands by Dwight Howard, he was finally introduced as a member of the LA Lakers yesterday. He said that he was very happy to be in LA and on the Lakers. As he often does, Adrian Wojnarowski has the scoop on why Howard is happy to be in LA. When the time comes rest assured Bryant will make something clear: The carnival act ends now. The clowning...

Dwight Howard On The Post Dogg, In L.A.

Well its official Folks, Dwight Howard is a member of the L.A. Lakers, man I thought he was coming to Brooklyn *Shrugs*. How the Lakers  manage to get Dwight and practically giving up nothing… hmm idk. I’m not a fan of the Purple and gold, but I got to admit with the additions they’ve made right now, their going to be a force to be reckoned with. Dwight Howard on the post...

Rockets Offered Multiple Recent Picks, Future Picks, $12M In Cap Space For Howard

The Rockets were unwilling to take back any bad contracts in return while dealing for Dwight Howard.

Dwight Howard Excited For 'Clean Slate' With Lakers

Dwight Howard had become the biggest story in the NBA off the court over the past nine months, but his image has undoubtedly taken a hit in the process.

Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers trade complete

Late Thursday night, ESPN reported that the LA Lakers will acquire Dwight Howard in a 4 team deal. From ESPN: A source with direct knowledge of the talks told’s Marc Stein the Lakers will receive Howard, the Denver Nuggets will acquire Andre Iguodala, the 76ers will receive Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson, and the [...]

NBA: Howard goes to Lakers in four-team deal

Following a drawn out and at times tenuous process, the Orlando Magic have finally said goodbye to Dwight Howard. The All-Star center has been officially sent to the Los Angeles Lakers in a complicated four-team, 12-player swap. The deal was consummated after NBA officials reviewed all aspects on Friday. The Magic get guard Arron Afflalo and forward Al Harrington from the Denver...

Dwight Howard Traded to the Lakers in 4-Team Deal

A seismic shift has taken place in the NBA with Dwight Howard now officially leaving the East Coast for the green pastures of the West Coast that is the Los Angeles Lakers. The 10 player, four team trade will see the Lakers receive Dwight Howard, the Denver Nuggets receive Andre Igudala, the 76ers acquire Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson, and the Magic receive Arron Afflalo, Al...

Team USA reacts to the Dwight trade

The Dwight Howard trade didn't come as a total surprise. We all knew something was going to happen, we just did not know when and which of the handful of teams that were vying for him would get him. As you have heard and read by now, it was the Los Angeles Lakers that got him and word of the trade spread through London just before Team USA took on Argentina in the semi...

What does the Dwight Howard trade mean?

It is finally over! Yes, after months of speculation, awkward press conferences, and demands, Dwight Howard has finally been traded from the Orlando Magic to the Los Angeles Lakers in a four team trade. According to ESPN, this is a done deal. Here are the major details: A source with direct knowledge of the talks told’s Marc Stein the Lakers will receive Howard, the Denver...

Dwight Howard Traded to the Lakers – Fantasy Implications

As first reported by ESPN, it appears that the long awaited Dwight Howard trade saga has come to an end, as a four-team trade involving Howard was agreed upon in principal on Thursday evening. The teams will conference with the NBA on Friday to get league approval and make it official. Sources indicate that the trade will send Howard to the Lakers. In exchange the Philadelphia 76ers...

Video:Dwight Howard introduced as a Los Angeles Laker; does a Kobe Bryant impersonation

  Yesterday, the DwightMare finally ended as a four-team blockbuster trade sent Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers and late in the afternoon on Friday he was formally introduced to Laker Land. Here’s the video: Then his Kobe impersonation: Someone will need to stop clownin’ or Kobe will be the first to slap that [...]

Hennigan touts flexibility out of Dwight trade

The Magic will be dealing with the aftermath of the Dwight Howard trade for some time. This was not a deal "made for tomorrow" or for a culture of instant gratification, as Magic general manager Rob Hennigan put it during his press conference, this was a deal made for years down the road. For the team the Magic want to be. This was about tearing down the building and beginning...

The Dwight Howard Blockbuster Analysis

Here’s a full breakdown of what each team received in this trade… Lakers: Dwight Howard Chris Duhon Earl Clark Magic: Arron Afflalo Al Harrington Nikola Vucevic Josh McRoberts Christian Eyenga Moe Harkless Protected Denver (or N.Y.) 1st in 2014 2013 Golden State 2nd round pick via Denver Protected Philly 1st in 2015 Protected LA 1st in 2017 Philadelphia: Andrew Bynum Jason Richardson...
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