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No more Dwight Howard means Kobe Bryant loses his best chance at a final NBA Championship with Lakers
As infuriating as Dwight Howard was to Kobe Bryant, he was also Black Mamba's last best chance to get his sixth ring and tie Michael Jordan before he retires in another two to three years.Share Tweet
ESPN.com Jul 6, 2013There will be no talk or discussion about the Los Angeles Lakers using the amnesty provision on forward Pau Gasol anymore, a source with knowledge of the team's thinking told ESPNLosAngeles.com Friday night.Share TweetCNNSI.com Jul 6, 2013Dwight Howard is out of excuses. Now that he's a Rocket, the pressure is on the big man to live up to the hype, especially since Houston holds the hammer, says Michael Rosenberg.Share Tweet
Shaq: Houston 'Safe Move' For DwightJul 6Shaquille O'Neal gives his take on Dwight Howard's decision to sign with the Rockets over the Lakers.
Howard Decision Alters Both FranchisesJul 6Israel Gutierrez discusses the future for the Rockets and the Lakers now that Dwight Howard is Houston-bound.