Dwight Howard would literally have to turn into Superman and rescue a plane full of flying nuns from crashing into an orphanage surrounded by puppies to become likable after this.
Howard, according to Jordan Schultz of the Huffington Post (via Orlando Magic Daily), is prepared to skip the upcoming season
A source close to Dwight Howard tells me that Dwight is fully prepared to sit out the entire 2012-13 season in Orlando.
— Jordan Schultz (@206Child) July 16, 2012
Bear in mind... Dwight Howard chose to play for Orlando this season. He had the option to opt out of this upcoming season, but he didn't. He opted in.
I know you all know this, but I just wanted to say it out loud.
Dwight Howard didn't have to be here. It's his own damn fault.
Brooklyn could have just cleared cap space and either pulled off some kind of sign-and-trade, or signed him outright. This saga would be over. This whole thing would be behind us.
But Dwight, in his infinite wisdom, chose to opt in. And...