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After being one of the NBA's first casualties of the new amnesty provision, guard Gilbert Arenas remains without a team.
The often injured, streaky shooter is looking for a guaranteed deal but seeing how he hasn't played on an NBA court for quite sometime, the Memphis Grizzlies are willing to give him a shot at returning to the NBA albeit he has to participate in a private workout first.
According to the Commercial Appeal, Memphis is looking to bolster their backcourt by adding Arenas but if the Grizzlies do add him, he will be offered the veteran minimum.
A source said the Grizzlies are in a conditional pursuit of Arenas. Memphis wants to see Arenas in a private workout before making a decision. The Griz originally sought to sign Arenas to a 10-day contract but the veteran combo guard is looking for a guaranteed deal for the rest of the season.
Orlando still owes Arenas $62 million for using the one-time amnesty provision. If Arenas were to sign with the Griz, they coul...
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The trade deadline is fast approaching, and Dwight Howard is still the star prize. Even though Orlando has seemingly offered him complete control over their franchise if he signs an extension it looks as though he will be moved.
The Magic are reportedly willing to allow Howard the rights to both head coach Stan Van Gundy’s job and general manager Otis Smith’s as well. If Howard...
With the NBA tradline closing in on Thursday, Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard committed to remaining with the franchise through the 2012-2013 season.
Howard had the option to opt out of the final year of his contract and become a free agent this summer, but after flip-flopping on his intentions several times over the last few days, decided against it on Thursday, signing an agreement...
ORLANDO No one cared Friday night about all the waffling he did, or the anguish he caused, or the national cynicism he prompted with his decision the day before.
When Dwight Howard bounced off the bench during pre-game introductions smiling from ear-to-ear, he was surrounded by his teammates, prompting his sight-to-behold, hip-hop Dougie shimmy.
All was forgotten, all forgiven...
Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph said he hopes to return from a knee injury "shortly."Randolph has been out of action since tearing a right knee ligament on Jan. 1 at Chicago. He's listed as day-to-day and could return Friday against the Toronto Raptors.Randolph averaged 14.8 points and 7.5 rebounds in four games before being injured.
After playing almost the first three months of the NBA campaign with the old Clash tune “Should I Stay Or Should I Go” as his theme song, Dwight Howard has decided there is no place like home, at least for one more year.The Orlando Magic held a press conference on Thursday afternoon at the Amway Center according to the “Orlando Sentinel” as Magic Team CEO Alex Martins, General...
Editor’s note: Expectedly, this post I wrote earlier this afternoon stayed relevant for all of about a few hours before, as I predicted, Dwight waffled again…or the reporters did. Who knows. (But the Disney thing…that’s still in play.)
Earlier today reports broke that Dwight Howard was willing to return to the Orlando Magic next season and wouldn’t opt out of his contract...
Captain Shoulders plans to stay put in Orlando for now, but hasn’t ruled out exploring new planets just yet.
The DWIGHT HOWARD sweepstakes has been suspended…at least temporarily. Orlando’s big centerpiece has decided to sign the opt-in clause to his contract, keeping him in the Magic kingdom at least through the 2012-13 season.
After looking like a wet shipboard tuna the...
The Magic are still talking about Dwight Howard trade scenarios with other teams despite his commitment to opt-in for the 12-13 season.
Dwight Howard had lunch with three teammates following a large team meeting and informed them that he planned to opt-in for the 12-13 season.
The Magic plan on trading Dwight Howard if they do not receive a commitment from him beyond the current season.
(15-29) vs. (28-16) Time/TV: 7 p.m./Sun SportsLine: Magic by 11.5Tickets: $24-$413 on TiqIQSeason Series: Won 94-78 in orlando on Dec. 29; Won 108-91 in Newark on Feb. 22; Tonight in Orlando