Posted May 06, 2013 on
Orlando has the best chance of landing the 2013 top pick after finishing with the worst record in the NBA this season. Ironically, the Magic did not have a top ten pick in their roster, which might be one reason that they are in the lottery. The last time they had the top overall pick, they selected Dwight Howard. The Magic have a 25% chance of landing the top pick in the June 27th lottery.

Can The Wizards Sign & Trade for Dwight Howard?

How would DC fans feel about Dwight Howard in a Wizards jersey? I had a crazy thought this morning. I must have been a dream or something.  And more than likely, it would only be a dream scenario. Anyone think the Wizards should pursue a sign and trade for Dwight Howard? It’s no secret that Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard aren’t the best of buds. I’m not sure what kind of...

What Went Wrong: Hedo Turkoglu

Over the next few weeks Orlando Magic Daily will be taking a look at the things that went right and wrong this season as Orlando ended its season with its first Lottery season in six years. Hedo Turkoglu has had an incredible 13-year run in the NBA. Much of that has been with the Orlando Magic. He won Most Improved Player of the Year in Orlando. He raised his family in Orlando...

Recapping the Magic in NBA award voting

To little surprise, the Magic were left largely out of the running for many of the NBA awards passed out this year. Being the team with the worst record in the league, it was going to be pretty clear that the Magic would be largely ignored. These awards tend to go to players on teams with, say, winning records. The winners were not surprises either. LeBron James was a near unanimous...

Maurice Harkless earns place in Magic's future

ORLANDO, Fla. When its over, many NBA rookies will admit the best thing about their first season is theyll never have to go through anything quite like that again. Maurice Harkless understands the feeling. First came the stressful process of having to work out for prospective teams after playing only one season in college. Then he was drafted with the 15th pick of the first round...

Lakers weigh in on Dwight Howard

Via Over the course of last week’s exit interviews, many of Dwight Howard’s teammates plus general manager Mitch Kupchak and coach Mike D’Antoni weighed in on the big man’s season, adding their thoughts on the impending free agent’s future. The post Lakers weigh in on Dwight Howard appeared first on Laker Nation.

James Harden thinks the Houston Rockets can lure in Dwight Howard from Los Angeles

With the Los Angeles Lakers taking an early vacation after getting swept by the Spurs, the biggest question mark surrounds center Dwight Howard.  Either he resigns with the Lakers or [...]

NBA notes: Hawks expected to make serious run at Howard

With eight expiring contracts and a general manager hired precisely for these situations, the Atlanta Hawks are convinced they can make a major offseason overhaul. And their No. 1 target, say multiple NBA executives, is none other than the offseasons biggest prize: Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard. Howards contract is expiring after one forgetful year in LA -- a year that...

Kobe Bryant supports Dwight Howard, does he mean it?

Kobe Bryant publicly stated his desire for Dwight Howard to return to the Los Angeles Lakers next season. Even though his status is up in the air, he believed it was important to fall in line with other Lakers’ players and front office members to urge Howard to return. According to the Los Angeles Times,  “I think Los Angeles is the perfect spot for him to assert himself...

Top 10 Lakers Quotes of the Week

The NBA world isn’t just about what you do on the court. We scoured the web for Lakers-related quotations to provide you with the 10 best quotes from the past fourteen days: #10: I think championship should be an expectation. Realistically we have enough talent here that there will be enough to where our goal is a championship. Mike D’Antoni, via #9: [The fans'...

Mavs have high hopes for big offseason prizes

Never has a Los Angeles meltdown been met with more high-fives in Dallas. Well, the sweep of the defending champion Lakers in two years back was pretty darn close. But what's transpired for LaLa Land's two basketball franchises over the past couple of weeks has Mavericks fans absolutely giddy with hope. Same goes for the front office, as a snowball's chance suddenly...

James Harden Ready To Recruit For Houston Rockets

Could the Rockets make a run at Dwight Howard?credit: After being bounced by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, it’s time for the Houston Rockets to focus on how they can improve their roster this summer. The franchise finally got their star this past offseason when they traded for James Harden, who proved to be worth the wait for Houston...

Chris Paul on Staying with the Clippers: I Don’t Know, I’m Going to Pray on It

For all of the bad publicity that Dwight Howard has been getting headed into free agency, Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul has quietly been in the exact same position. Eerily getting ejected in his last game just like Dwight to end his season, Paul and the Clippers now face questions about his future. [...]
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