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Lakers, Mavericks make pitches to Howard

Lakers, Mavericks make pitches to Howard

ESPN.com Updated Jul 2, 2013
The pitches are finished and now the decision-making process begins for Dwight Howard.
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  • Texas is baiting Dwight Howard to sign with either the Maverick…

    Texas is baiting Dwight Howard to sign with either the Mavericks or Rockets with huge amounts of free food

    yahoo.com Jul 2, 2013
    In March of 2012, Dwight Howard infamously pointed out that the Orlando Magic helped encourage him to waive his chance at free agency by presenting him with some of his “favorite candies” during a meeting with the Magic front office. It should have been…
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  • Mavs to sign Israeli point guard Gal Mekel

    Mavs to sign Israeli point guard Gal Mekel

    nba.com Jul 2, 2013
    The Dallas Mavericks are set to add Israeli point guard Gal Mekel in free agency.
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  • Video - Knicks Preparing To Make Offer To Brand 01:04

    Knicks Preparing To Make Offer To Brand

    Jul 2
    Tom Penn weighs in on how Elton Brand would be able to help the Knicks.
  • Video - Clippers Interested In Mayo 00:36

    Clippers Interested In Mayo

    Jul 2
    Marc Stein discusses the Clippers' interest in G O.J. Mayo and a possible sign-and-trade scenario involving Mayo and G Eric Bledsoe.
  • Video - Howard Recruiting Tour Continues 03:39

    Howard Recruiting Tour Continues

    Jul 2
    Chris Broussard discusses the report that Dwight Howard will meet with the Mavericks and Lakers on Tuesday.

Sports Columnists

  • Ian Thomsen: West's return offers Pacers chance to rule the East

    Jul 2
    The return of David West puts that much more pressure on the knees of Dwyane Wade. By nearing an agreement with their power forward on Tuesday, the Pacers let the defending champions know that they had better be at full health for the latter rounds of t…
  • Detroit Pistons make trade offer to Toronto Raptors for Rudy Gay, sources …

    Jul 2
    The Detroit Pistons were among the bidders for forward Rudy Gay when the Memphis Grizzlies made him available last season and they are once again going after him now that there's been a management changeover in Toronto.
  • Sacramento Kings make Andre Iguodala their free-agent priority, according …

    Jul 2
    The Sacramento Kings have made Denver Nuggets swingman Andre Iguodala their free-agent priority, according to sources familiar with Sacramento's thinking.
  • Report: Sacramento Kings abruptly pull offer to free agent Andre Iguodala

    Jul 3
    The Sacramento Kings, after making Andre Iguodala their top free-agent priority, have abruptly pulled their lucrative offer to the Denver Nuggets swingman, according to USA Today.