Found February 09, 2013 on NESN.com:
The Los Angeles Lakers have had their fair share of issues this season. While their injuries and inconsistent play have led to a multitude of questions about the team that have largely gone unanswered, it seems an unlikely source – Dwight Howard‘s father — has at least one answer to their latest controversy. After Kobe Bryant demanded some urgency from his injured teammate, Howard responded by returning to the starting lineup against the Celtics on Thursday night. But that was just the latest episode in the Lakers’ saga that seems never-ending this season. In an interview with the Atlanta-Journal Constitution, Dwight Howard Sr. made it clear that he believes Bryant was in the wrong with his comments. “I told [Dwight] before [Bryant] said it publicly, ‘It’s your career. No person can say what you need to do or not do. You can’t worry about what Kobe or anybody else says,’ ” Dwight Sr. said. “Nobody can say what Kobe said — that’s stepping into another man’s shoes. I understand what
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