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ESPN.com Updated Jul 1, 2013
As the Lakers finalized the pitch they will make to Dwight Howard Tuesday afternoon, the free-agent center met with his hometown team, the Hawks, Monday afternoon and met with the Warriors Monday night, sources told ESPNLosAngeles.com.Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Jul 1, 2013The Clippers made all the moves needed to prove they were worthy of Chris Paul's prime years. He rewarded those efforts by agreeing to a five-year deal Monday, says Lee Jenkins.Share Tweet
SI Now: Lakers' unusual courtshipCNNSI.com Jul 1, 2013On Monday's SI Now, Sports Illustrated managing editor Chris Stone and media reporter Richard Deitsch discuss the Lakers' uncharacterstic public attempts to keep Dwight Howard in Los Angeles.Share TweetESPN.com Jul 1, 2013Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak met briefly with Dwight Howard face-to-face shortly after 12:01 a.m. ET Monday night when NBA free agency officially opened up, a league source told ESPNLosAngeles.com.Share Tweet