Found May 22, 2013 on The Sports Blitz:
Dwight Howard isn’t the only one questioning Mike D’Antoni. It started the moment they overlooked Phil Jackson. Fans, radio personalities, and now even Dwight Howard can’t make sense of D’Antoni’s system and the lack of player the Los Angeles Lakers have to run it. In retrospect the Lakers made a mistake when they brought in Mike D’Antoni. They should have either let Mike Brown ride out the season or brought back Phil Jackson.... Read more

Phil Jackson says he laughed when the Lakers hired Mike D’Antoni

Tweet Remember early in the 2012-2013 season when the Los Angeles Lakers flirted with the idea of re-hiring legendary head coach Phil Jackson but instead decided to go with Mike D’Antoni and how comical the whole ordeal was? Well apparently Jackson found it just as comical, as he expressed during a television/radio appearance Wednesday morning: [...]

Dwight Howard Reportedly Voiced Frustrations With Mike D’Antoni To Lakers GM

Dwight Howard reportedly voiced his frustrations with Mike D’Antoni to Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak during his exit interview after the Lakers first round playoff exit. Howard becomes an unrestricted free agent on July 1. According to ESPN Los Angeles: According to sources with knowledge of the situation, part of the discussion between Howard and Kupchak centered around Howard’s frustration...

Report: Dwight Howard Considering Lakers, Warriors, Hawks, Rockets & Mavericks

The latest installment in the Dwightmare 2 comes courtesy of the NY Daily News. Apparently, Dwight is now considering a surprise 5th team. A source familiar with Howard’s thinking says he plans to test free agency and has considered the Lakers, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta and Golden State. Nothing remains binding, though. The source added Howard’s main [...]

Phil Jackson Thinks Dwight Howard may Leave Lakers Because of D’Antoni

    There’s a prevailing sentiment out there, that Dwight Howard will re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers simply because they’re the Los Angeles Lakers. Phil Jackson isn’t certain that will be the case when Howard finally makes a decision on his future. According to Eric Pincus of the Los Angeles Times, when asked if Howard should return to the organization, Jackson didn’t...

Sources: Rockets Intrigue Dwight Howard

The Houston Rockets have emerged as an attractive free agent possibility for Dwight Howard, according to sources. Howard became familiar with the area after spending part of two summers ago working with Hakeem Olajuwon. Howard is also intrigued by the possibility of playing with James Harden. Howard will engage in the free agency process and is expected to hear pitches from the Los...

Warriors interested in Dwight Howard

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Top 10 reasons why Dwight Howard might leave the Lakers

What, Me Leave? 10) It's just team #2 in his league-wide quest to become the most hated NBA player ever9) Team might not go along with his need to collect the fresh coaching scalp of Mike D'Antoni8) Doesn't want to be with a team that has a rich history of big men who actually succeed in the playoffs7) Wants to become the first big man in NBA history to publicly ***...

Report: Dwight Howard & Chris Paul Considering Superfriend Option With Hawks

Take these reports with a grain of salt. No one knows for sure what Chris Paul or Dwight Howard are going to do. I am going to assume CP3 has a better grasp of what he is going to do than Howard. I think the likelihood of them teaming up is remote, but you are going to hear about it from time to time. This particular time comes from NBA Writer Mark Heisler. Here are his thoughts...

Jackson Laughed When Informed Of Lakers' Decision To Hire D'Antoni

When Phil Jackson received a phone call from Mitch Kupchak late on Sunday, Nov. 11 that the Los Angeles Lakers had decided to hire Mike D'Antoni to replace Mike Brown as head coach, he had an amused reaction. "I laughed," Jackson said on Wednesday. "It was humorous to me when Mitch said that we think that Mike is a better coach for this group of guys." Jackson...

Kupchak Denies Discussing D'Antoni With Howard

Mitch Kupchak denied a report that indicated his exit interview conversation with Dwight Howard included the impending free agent venting about Mike D'Antoni. Howard met with Kupchak privately after also meeting with both he and D'Antoni.  "To be honest with you, I wouldn’t let it go there anyway," said Kupchak about letting a player dictate the Lakers' coaching...

Orlando Magic should blow up their roster this off-season

The Sports Bank‘s series of NBA off-season team needs pages begins with the worst team in the league this past season; the Orlando Magic.  The franchise suffered a major setback after dealing disgruntled superstar Dwight Howard last off-season.  They enter the off-season stuck with a roster of average talent and rather than trying to scrape by, it is time for the Orlando Magic...

Pat Williams hoping Magic's lottery luck shows up again

NEW YORK (AP) -- Pat Williams is pretty good at being lucky, and he's got a hunch. "I got a funny feeling that this could be another Magic year, here. For some reason, I've just got the feel," Williams said. Orlando sure could use it. Following a difficult first season after trading Dwight Howard, the Magic are hoping Williams can bring them more lottery luck...

Carmelo Anthony Played Last 12 Playoff Games With Partially Torn Labrum

This is a similar injury to what Dwight Howard played with for a good portion of the year. It isn’t bad enough to sideline you, but it is bothersome. Carmelo Anthony played 12 playoff games with a partially torn left shoulder, the Daily News has learned. An MRI of Anthony’s shoulder revealed a partially torn labrum, according to a Knicks source and there is a possibility that...
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