Found March 14, 2013 on Orlando Magic Daily:
Let me get this out of the way first: Dwight Howard deserved to be booed. For a season and a half, he waffled and played with Magic fans' emotions. He kept the whole organization in limbo because of his indecision and forced the team to cater to his ever-changing whims before ultimately frustrating everything by either having a true change of heart or fearing a trade to a destination he did not want. What Howard did in opting in to the final year of his contract without agreeing to an extension in Orlando was one of the dumbest business moves in both Magic history and free agency history. The talk of "loyalty" at that press conference -- no matter what may or may not have happened after Howard's injury -- turned out to be a straw man and Howard was gone five months later. It says more that Howard never made it back to Orlando until Tuesday night as he rehabbed his back in far off Los Angeles. The question now though is not how we react to Howard, bu...
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