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The only and biggest story of this NBA off season has been the saga of Dwight Howard. It seemed like every day there was a new report or trade rumor on Dwight Howard. Those reports where everything from Howard wanting to stay in Orlando to him demanding a trade. One former player is speaking out about the whole situation. Here is what Charles Oakley had to say on ESPN radio. “A lot of guys cry in this league these days. I try not to get caught up in that. The management in Orlando let him get away with it. Most times, they put kids in timeout. They never put him in timeout. He just kept crying and got his way, ” “Now he’s in LA with Kobe (Bryant) so they got a chance to win a couple championships in the next two or three years. “They could have traded him and got something better for him last year. I think they just tried to play along. They just pleased him anyway they could but he never did anything to please them.” I agree with Oakley 100 %. Orlando’s major problem ...

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Charles Oakley thinks Dwight Howard should’ve been treated like a spoiled child having a temper tantrum

Charles Oakley is not impressed with Dwight Howard’s antics – who was – but the legendary former Knicks star thinks the Orlando Magic should’ve dealt with Dwight like you do a toddler who has a temper tantrum, put him in timeout. “A lot of guys cry in this league these days. I try not to [...]

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