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The Mavericks lost out on free agent Dwight Howard to their in-state rivals, Houston, this summer. But they did refurbish a backcourt that was trotting out journeyman Mike James as a starter towards the end of last season. The three guards the Mavs sign…Upvote Share Tweet
The Memphis Grizzlies have traded forward Donte Greene to the Boston Celtics for center Fab Melo.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Aug 15, 2013New Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard's one season with the Los Angeles Lakers did not go very well. Faced with massive expectations, the 2012-13 Lakers never appeared to find an identity, with Howard struggling through injuries, complaining about wh…Upvote Share Tweet
Buss: Howard Never Really A LakerAug 15Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless weigh in on Lakers owner Jim Buss' comments that Dwight Howard "was never really a Laker; he was just passing through."
Celtics Trade Melo To GrizzliesAug 15Chris Forsberg discusses the deal sending former first-round pick Fab Melo to the Memphis Grizzlies.