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Ride The Pine:
Look, I get it. It was late Friday when the details were finalized that sent Philadelphia Sixers first round draft pick Maurice Harkless to the Orlando Magic, part of the Dwight Howard/Andrew Bynum/Andre Iguodala four-team deal.
I’m sure the Sixers organization now has a boatload of Harkless gear that they still have to unload, even though he won’t play one game for them, but maybe Sixers.com should remove the advertisement that features Harkless’ gear.
You know, since he’s not on the team anymore.
I’m just saying.
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Dwight Howard has finally found a new home. Whether you’re a fan of any team that was involved in the trade that sent him to the Lakers or not, you have to be relieved that we no longer have to hear speculation about his future. As expected, Dwight was visibly excited during his introductory press conference on Friday night. As you can see from the clip above, he even treated...
Our long national nightmare seems to finally be over. After months of indecision and trade rumors, Dwight Howard has been traded, according to reports. The four team deal sends Howard to the Lakers, Andre Iguodala to the Nuggets, Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson to the 76ers, and Arron Afflalo, Al Harrington, and three future first round picks to the Magic. Orlando will also get...
Sometimes real trades are surprisingly like sports card trades. We all knew the one kid in the neighborhood who would always go for the sucker's trade. Anybody with a Beckett magazine knew that the 1994 gold leaf Penny Hardaway insert was worth more than the Michael Jordan card that came in a box of ProStars cereal, but usually little Johnny down the block was not so savvy. Usually...
Dustin @Rolling_Thundah is an avid Oklahoma City Thunder fan and illustrates his feelings of the Dwight Howard trade and the implications it may pose on the young Thunder. Be sure to follow Dustin at @Rolling_Thundah So everyone enjoyed the Olympics right? I know I did, it felt very good to watch Kevin, Kobe, and [...]
Did you miss Dwight Howard’s introduction as the newest member of the Los Angeles Lakers? Don’t worry, I GOT YOU! Some of the highlights included: Dwight on following in the footsteps of other famous Laker centers; Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Shaquille O’Neal. “I don’t want to try to compete with those guys. I want [...]
The Magic contended that that Brooklyn illegally contacted Dwight Howard in December without permission.
Marc Stein of ESPN.com is reporting the Magic, Nuggets, Lakers and 76ers have agreed in principle on a deal that will send Dwight Howard out of Orlando. He reports sources tell him that a conference call has been scheduled for Friday morning to confirm the trade.
Dwight Howard had become the biggest story in the NBA off the court over the past nine months, but his image has undoubtedly taken a hit in the process.
You might as well put the Superman cape on the back of Kevin Durant, because the Thunder might be the only team that can prevent another Lakers’ dynasty. Dwight Howard was at long last traded to the Lakers from the Magic in a four team deal that also included the Nuggets and 76ers. Here’s how [...]
It’s a match made in heaven that even eHarmony could have figured out. The Hollywood personality finally getting a taste of what Hollywood life is.
Dwight Howard and Brooklyn never really seemed right.
Now it’s time for the public to stop hating on Dwight Howard. I’m not telling them to stop hating. Rather, I’m saying it’s only a matter of time before Howard starts to...
The Dwight Howard trade didn't come as a total surprise. We all knew something was going to happen, we just did not know when and which of the handful of teams that were vying for him would get him.
As you have heard and read by now, it was the Los Angeles Lakers that got him and word of the trade spread through London just before Team USA took on Argentina in the semi...
A monster four-team trade sending Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers and Andrew Bynum and Andre Iguodala to new teams was finalized Thursday, ESPN.com reported. According to the report, the result of the proposed, complicated four-team trade is the following: --Howard goes to the Lakers. --Nuggets guard Arron Afflalo and forward Al Harrington plus...
Only in sports (and show business) does one get rewarded for the type of buffoonery, selfishness, and ego driven actions that Dwight Howard has put on in front of the sports world.
After the end of a tedious and frustrating lockout Dwight began his not so private campaign to get traded, and roughly 8 months later, his wish was granted, as the Magic dealt their disgruntled...
Yahoo!’s Adrian Wojnarowski Tweeted yesterday that a four-way blockbuster trade that would send Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers was imminent, and it appears that it’s done. According to Woj, as of this morning the deal is in place and just needs NBA approval, which the teams will most likely receive during a conference call this afternoon. As the smoke clears and the...
In a four-team trade, the Lakers are poised to acquire Dwight Howard.
The Lakers will send Andrew Bynum to the Philadelphia 76ers, who also will receive Jason Richardson from the Orlando Magic.
The Sixers will send guard Andre Iguodala to the Denver Nuggets.
The Magic will receive Arron Afflalo, Al Harrington, Nikola Vucevic, rookie swingman Moe Harkless, three first...