Found April 05, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
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If you thought the situation in Orlando might calm down for the remainder of the year now that the trade deadline has passed, it appears you are wrong. Dwight Howard not only did a complete 180-degree turn and insisted he did not want to be traded, but he has also decided to not opt out of his Magic contract after this season. Like Jeff Van Gundy, we believe Howard and the Magic front office must have struck some sort of deal to keep things tame for now. Earlier this week, it was reported that Howard has gone to Orlando’s front office to ask that Stan Van Gundy be fired. Some fans may not believe it, but Van Gundy does. According to Howard Beck of the New York Times, Van Gundy was asked by a reporter on Thursday if he believed that Howard asked for him to be fired. His response: “Yes, I know he has.” But that’s not all. As Frank Isola of the NY Daily News reported on Twitter, Howard came out moments later with his fun-loving demeanor, put his arm around Van Gundy and told reporters ...
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