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Orlando Magic Daily:
The Magic will be sending a reliable token of luck for the NBA Draft Lottery on May 21.
Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel reports that Pat Williams will represent the Magic once again at the NBA Draft Lottery. Williams was present when the Magic won the Draft Lottery in 1992 (Shaquille O'Neal), 1993 (Anfernee Hardaway) and 2004 (Dwight Howard). The Magic are hoping that he can once again provide some luck and help the Magic get the No. 1 pick.
Of course, Williams has little to do with actually helping the Magic win the lottery. The lottery is conducted behind closed doors (overseen by Ernst & Young representatives) at the NBA's offices in Secaucus, N.J., before the envelopes are put in place for Adam Silver to reveal on national television.
Williams is the Magic's ultimate good luck charm. He came down from Philadelphia in the mid-1980s and helped Jim Hewitt fulfill his vision of bringing basketball to Central Florida. Williams has been a part of the ...
BEST OF MAXIM
Coming off his embarrassing first season with the Los Angeles Lakers, where the Lakers barely made the playoffs only to be swept by the San Antonio Spurs in the first round of the playoffs, Dwight Howard has asked Lakers fans to give him another chance to make it up to them, but apparently his beautiful girlfriend wants him to leave the Lakers for something "even better...
This might possibly be one of the greatest Tim Duncan GIF’s of all-time and we have a rather irritated Dwight Howard to thank for it.
As Dwight walked over to the Lakers bench last night, Duncan was shown by ESPN cameras smiling in his general direction:
Tim Duncan trolls Dwight Howard with smile [@CJZero]
Dwight Howard took to Twitter late Sunday night and issued an apology to Lakers fans after being ejected from the Game 4 loss (103-82) to the Spurs that sent LA into a first round playoff exit – a sweep nonetheless. Good news for Lakers fans is he wants the chance to “make it up to you,” as he hinted at a possible return.
Im still upset about tonights game and the way this...
Magic Johnson took to Twitter to slam Lakers center Dwight Howard for getting ejected during the second quarter of the team's season-ending loss to the Spurs.
Best animated gif of the San Antonio and Los Angeles series came from @cjzero on Twitter on Friday night.
Tim Duncan is 97 years old and playing at a ridiculously high title-winning level; while Superman has had his struggles. It’s like the old bull watching the young bull pout after not realizing how hard trying to win an NBA Championship would be.
DALLAS -- Dwight Howard's season with the Los Angeles Lakers could not have gone better for the covetous Dallas Mavericks, that is.
"A nightmare," Howard said, describing Sunday's Game 4 loss to the Spurs, wrapping up a four-game first-round sweep of the glitzy Lakers. "A bad dream. I couldn't wake up out of it. It seemed like nothing could go right from...
Dwight Howard was ejected from Sunday’s Game 4 between the Lakers and Spurs with 9:51 remaining in the third quarter after receiving his second technical of the game. Howard left the game with 7 points, 8 rebounds and 5 turnovers in what may of been his final game as a Laker as he will become a free agent this summer and reportedly explore his options. In a peculiar exchange, Kobe...
One thing, should be made clear. Regardless of how you feel about Dwight’s clown like behavior, 6 hidden Baby Mamas, limited post game and wishy-washy comments, he is still, pretty clearly the best center in the NBA.
He definitely has room for improvement, be it mentally and physically, but he is a very good player. He is going to be a max player wherever he plays next year.
Magic: "I've never let my team down"
Dwight Howard was ejected from Game 4 between the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center after receiving his second technical foul, and two notable occurrences happened afterwards.
With the Lakers down 55-34 in the third quarter, Howard got tangled with Aron Baynes. He appeared to be upset about not getting a call and he must have said something to an official...
Dwight Howard pulled a typical Dwight Howard move during Game 4, getting ejected and quite possibly walking off the court as a Laker for the last time.
The Lakers got the last thing they ever needed was Kobe Bryant going down. The second to last thing they needed was to lose Dwight Howard in an elimination game due to a second technical foul early in the second half.
It has been a rough season for Dwight Howard. Heck, its been a rough couple of years for the big man. From his inglorious departure from Orlando to his landing...
Following the Lakers 103-82 loss to the Spurs, who completed the 4-0 sweep on LA in the opening round Sunday, Dwight Howard called the entire season a “nightmare.”
According to the LA Lakers:
Dwight on this season: “Like a nightmare. It’s like a bad dream and we just couldn’t wake up from it. That’s what it felt like.”
While I don’t think this is what it appears, many have questioned whether or not Lakers center Dwight Howard yelled at GM Mitch Kupchak on his way into the tunnel after being ejected. Watch for yourself below and you decide. Thanks to Blacksportsonline for the footage.