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Atlanta Hawks still need to replace Dwight Howard

The Atlanta Hawks made the right decision by drafting John Collins in last week’s NBA Draft. The Hawks also drafted combo guard Tyler Dorsey from Oregon. Dorsey will be a good player off the bench for the Hawks this season, and he will likely replace Tim Hardaway Jr. as a scorer off the bench. If re-signed, Hardaway Jr. will likely become the permanent starting shooting guard....
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Dwight Howard claims he’ll have his best years with Hornets

Lost in a flurry of moves surrounding the NBA draft, the Atlanta Hawks surprisngly shipped Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets.It would’ve been a gigantic move even a few years ago, but Howard has been quiet as of late and the Hornets aren’t exactly considering a top-tier destination for any name, let alone a center at a time when the league favors small-ball lineups.But don’t...
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Howard responds to those who think he's washed up

The Atlanta Hawks had buyer’s remorse after signing Dwight Howard to a huge contract before the 2016-17 NBA season and traded the big man to the Charlotte Hornets.The move came as a surprise to Howard, who hopes Charlotte is his last stop before retirement. Howard also hopes to prove his doubters (there are many, this scribe included) wrong and says he has a lot of gas left in...
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Why Dwight Howard Is A Perfect Fit In Charlotte

For Dwight Howard, things change in the blink of an eye. His role as part of a dream-team vision with the Lakers was debunked after just one season. Then, his superstar partner-in-crime, James Harden, ran him out of town in Houston. Now, his Atlanta homecoming has been cut short.  The sad part is, this break-up may have shocked him the most. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports...
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Dwight Howard’s sister slams Hawks after surprise trade

Dwight Howard now plays for the Charlotte Hornets after an unexpected deal went through before the NBA draft.As we noted, the Hornets gave up little in the way of assets to get Howard. The Atlanta Hawks didn’t just dump Howard—they did so in hilarious fashion while Howard himself hosted a Twitter chat with fans about NBA rumors.Some around Howard aren’t happy, highlighted by...
Via The Sports Daily
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Paul Millsap reportedly drawing interest from Suns, Nuggets, Kings

After Dwight Howard’s departure from Atlanta, could Paul Millsap soon be following suit?ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reported on Tuesday that the Atlanta Hawks have been receiving overtures about a possible sign-and-trade for Millsap, who will be an unrestricted free agent this summer. Windhorst also adds that the Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets and Sacramento Kings are interested and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Dwight Howard trade to Hornets is hilarious, quality move

Love him or hate him, Dwight Howard is the NBA’s hot potato. Howard just got shipped to the Charlotte Hornets in an out-of-nowhere move by the Atlanta Hawks. The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski was the first with the news: But this was one of the strangest, funny moves we’ve seen in a long time from the NBA. Howard himself was hosting a Twitter rumors session with fans when news...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Grading the deal: Hornets trade for Dwight Howard

The long, arduous decline of Dwight Howard continued with the Atlanta Hawks trading him to the Charlotte Hornets for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and the 41st pick. Atlanta also sent out the 31st overall pick, so they traded down ten spots while taking on a worse contract in Plumlee. This is how Dwight Howard is viewed in 2017. Even the Brooklyn Nets, the franchise he was always...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Hawks trade Dwight Howard to Charlotte Hornets

All it took was one year for the Atlanta Hawks to decide Dwight Howard needed to move on. Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated reports the Hawks have traded the center to the Charlotte Hornets. Adrian Wojnarowski quickly followed up with the following details. After tweeting the details, Wojnarowski quickly followed up with a correction on the typo of Marco Belinelli’s name. The eight...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks trade Dwight Howard to Hornets in salary dump

It’s getting wild out there in the NBA ahead of the draft. The latest move has Dwight Howard being traded to the Charlotte Hornets.The Atlanta Hawks have agreed to trade Howard and the No. 31 pick in the NBA draft to the Hornets for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and the No. 41 pick, according to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. There’s no way to interpret this other than...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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