Found December 05, 2011 on Pro Basketball Talk:
The New Orleans Hornets have their eyes wide open and know they are going to have to trade Chris Paul. The Orlando Magic are holding out more hope of retaining Dwight Howard but that feels like a longshot as well. The front offices in both cities have to be gauging offers right now, or they…

Report: Lakers Willing to Trade Anyone But Kobe Bryant for Dwight Howard, Chris Paul

The Lakers are known to want to get younger after their aging core fell short in last year's playoffs, and they are reportedly willing to revamp almost their entire roster. The Lakers are willing to part with anyone except Kobe Bryant to pull off two trades, one for Magic center Dwight Howard and one for Hornets point guard Chris Paul, ESPN's Chris Broussard reports. That...

Three Reasons Why Dwight Howard Will Be A Bull

Adrian Wojnarowski (who I believe is among the top four Basketball writers we have on this planet today  behind just Bob Ryan, rounding out my list: Jackie Mac (despite those of you that I know openly dislike her she is a great basketball mind especially when she is partnered with Ryan on the radio) and [...]

Orlando Magic President Drunk Dialed Dwight Howard

Twitter / @MisterRudolph: Sources indicated that Bob ... via kwout This, my friends, is rock bottom.  It's like Mike from "Swingers" bad (I still can't sit through that scene).  I'm sorry, Orlando Magic fans.  You definitely deserve better than to be at the center of what is, at the risk of being hyperbolic, among the most embarrassing stories...

Warriors, Clips, Celts lead race for Paul

The race to land New Orleans point guard Chris Paul sped up significantly on Tuesday, as sources told that the Hornets have homed in on the Clippers, Warriors and Celtics as possible trade partners.

Hornets not hot about the Celtics proposal for Chris Paul

I'm not sure if you've heard about this or not, but the Celtics really want Chris Paul and they're willing to give up Rajon Rondo for his services. I know, breaking news. Apparently, Danny Ainge is willing to give up more than Rondo in order to acquire Paul. Much, much more. However, New Orleans doesn't appear to be doing back flips over Boston's proposal....

JJ Barea Considers Knicks a ‘Great Second Option’

Coveted free agent point guard JJ Barea would like to re-up with the defending champion Mavericks, but if that doesn’t work out, Barea may take his talents to New York. From the NY Daily News: “Hornets All-Star point guard Chris Paul may be using his clout to get traded to the Big Apple, but maybe Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni and the franchise’s front office should consider...

Rondo-for-Paul move riskier for Boston than you'd think

Rajon Rondo for Chris Paul? It's a deal the Celtics reportedly would love to make. But there would be big Boston risks, writes Zach Lowe, and they go beyond Paul's looming free agency.

Lakers must go after Dwight Howard

L.A. would have to give up Andrew Bynum and probably Lamar Odom or Pau Gasol, but it's what the Lakers need to give them a jolt.The Orlando Magic made its most desperate attempt to court Dwight Howard the other day in a move understood by starry-eyed lovers everywhere.

Magic formally announce Vander Weide's retirement as CEO

The Orlando Magic formally announced several key changes at the top of their hierarchy Wednesday morning, and team officials pledged, again, that they will do everything they can to keep Dwight Howard for the long-term.

Fiddlin' & Diddlin' - Daily Links 12/7

Herald b Celtics schedule released Celtics remain interested in Hornets’ Chris Paul Celtics will open with road trip Can new Magic CEO Alex Martins persuade Dwight Howard to stay? Globe  Chris Paul still a subject of interest for Celtics Celtics will hit ground running Pitt's Gilbert Brown invited to Celtics camp Antoine Walker gets probation in casino case Celtics release...
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