Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/16/14
The stakes are high in the Dwight Howard free agency game. First, it was the Lakers who begged Howard to stay in Los Angeles. Now, a Dallas-area food chain is offering Howard free food for the rest of his life should he choose to sign with the Mavericks. Raising Cane’s, a chicken finger chain, has paid for a number of billboards across the area to get the word out using the hashtag “#Canes4Dwight.” Howard could visit any of the 20 Dallas-Fort Worth-area restaurants for free chicken fingers for life. Howard will officially be on the free agent market starting Monday morning and Kobe Bryant has already made it clear he would like for Howard to return to Los Angeles. He was traded to the Lakers in August 2012 and played in 76 games, averaging 17.1 points per game and 35.8 minutes per game. Check out one of the billboards in the photo below. Photo via Twitter/@KillerKeller24
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