Orlando Magic and L.A. Lakers are Once Again Discussing a Dwight Howard Trade

by August 09, 2012

Remember those exciting weeks of Dwight Howard trade rumors that eventually became…well, nothing at all? Good news! They’re back. According to Yahoo!’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Lakers and Magic are once again discussing a trade centered around Dwight Howard that’ll land the big man in L.A. The 76ers and Nuggets are also reportedly involved in the conversation, and may help make the deal go down in one way or another. Or they may not. Who knows. Via Yahoo!: “The Orlando Magic and Los Angeles Lakers are engaged with the Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers in a four-way blockbuster that could ultimately deliver superstar center Dwight Howard to the Lakers, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. A deal is not considered imminent, but the talks have grown serious over the course of this week, sources said. There are multiple moving parts in the fluid talks, but the framework of a possible deal includes Howard and Denver forward Al Harrington going to the Lakers, Philadelphia guard Andre Iguodala going to the Nuggets, Los Angeles center Andrew Bynum moving to the 76ers, and Los Angeles forward Pau Gasol and Denver guard Arron Affalo going to the Magic, sources told Yahoo! Sports.”