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Magic center Dwight Howard is open to signing a five-year maximum contract extension if he's traded to the Lakers according to multiple published reports. The Magic and Lakers are zeroing in on a proposal that involves a third team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have the salary cap space to absorb a contract in return from the Magic if they also receive Lakers center Andrew Bynum in the deal. The Magic want two things out of a Howard trade: to unload excessive contracts for Hedo Turkoglu, Jason Richardson or Chris Duhon and a bounty of draft picks -- but minimal salary -- in return. Anderson Varajeo would be sent to the Magic, according to ESPN, and Orlando could receive as many as five draft picks. The Lakers don't have first-round picks next year or in 2015. Those picks were traded to the Phoenix Suns in a sign-and-trade deal for Steve Nash.
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Dwight Howard's agent has denied reports that Howard had decided he would sign an extension with the Los Angeles Lakers if he's traded to the Lakers, ESPN.com reported. "Dwight's position has remained unchanged since the end of this past season," Dan Fegan of LaGardere Unlimited told ESPN.com. "He fully intends to explore free agency at the end of next...
I am SO SICK of the Dwight Howard saga. However, I understand what a benefit Howard would be to the Lakers if they were to get him. So with that caveat out of the way, I’ll present you another update on the “Get Dwight to LA” campaign. Wednesday night, Real GM reported that Dwight is [...]
As the Dwightmare continues for both the Orlando Magic and their fans, a dream is how the Los Angeles Lakers and their fan base are seeing the whole situation. Rumors of where Dwight Howard may land have been circulating for over a year now but the latest reports have the superstar center possibly heading to the LA Lakers in a deal that would [...]
Much like all other Dwight Howard trade talk, take this with a grain of salt.
According to Ric Bucher of ESPN, the Cleveland Cavaliers have emerged as the new favorite to be the team that facilitates Dwight Howard being traded to the Lakers.
In the deal, the Cavaliers would get Andrew Bynum, the Lakers would get Dwight Howard, and the Magic would get Anderson Varejao and a slew of...
Dwight Howard's agent said that his client intends to explore free agency regardless of the team he finishes the 12-13 season with.
NEW YORK, NY –The NBA continues its push to become as popular abroad as they are in the United States.
Today the league announced that the Orlando Magic will play the New Orleans Hornets on Oct 7th in Mexico City in a preseason/exhibition contest.
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Just a short time ago, the New York Knicks have reportedly declined their chance to match the Houston Rockets offer of 3 years, 25 million dollar deal for the Harvard grad. The Knicks decided to let Lin go and take their money somewhere else which shows that they believe the roster they have is good enough without him. As Lin rose to fame last season, his stock went up as teams...
Hoopsworld.com's Alex Kennedy joins Rob and Amy to discuss the latest news in NBA Free Agency and the constant rumors surrounding the trade status of Dwight Howard.
Magic Masters is Orlando Magic Daily's attempt to recognize the best in Magic history. In this edition, we are trying to rank the best teams in Magic history. To see the full tournament bracket, visit the introduction page. Today, we crown a champion.
And a worthy champion it is.
When I embarked on this task of determining the best team in Magic history last summer, I suspected...