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Hoops Habit Jun 23, 2018

7 years later, Brooklyn Nets finally awoke from their Dwightmare

Dwight Howard once let the world know his desire to team up with Deron Williams and the Brooklyn Nets. He was traded there seven years too late. After spending the first eight seasons of his career with the Orlando Magic, Dwight Howard and his camp let sources know that he wanted to be traded to […] 7 years later, Brooklyn Nets finally awoke from their Dwightmare - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
At The Hive Jun 23, 2018
Howard’s Odyssey: Dwight Howard and his fall from All-Star to afterthought

Howard’s Odyssey: Dwight Howard and his fall from All-Star to afterthought

There was a time when Dwight Howard was one of the NBA’s best and biggest stars, now he’s about to land on his fourth team in as many years, and there’s no one to blame but himself. There’s an episode of How I Met Your Mother that serves as a sad metaphor for Dwight Howard. In “The Time Travelers” — a super out there episode featuring future versions of Ted, Barney and the previously seen only once before character Coat Check Girl — future Ted and future Barney try to convince present day Ted to go to Robots versus Wrestlers. The future Ted and Barneys are unable to talk...
charlotteobserver Jun 22, 2018

Why not just buy out Dwight Howard? Why Charlotte Hornets taking trade route instead

The Charlotte Hornets have agreed to a trade that will send Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets next month. The Nets and Howard are reportedly in talks to buy out …
At The Hive Jun 21, 2018
Nets select Hamidou Diallo on behalf of Hornets with the 45th pick

Nets select Hamidou Diallo on behalf of Hornets with the 45th pick

Diallo is an athletic wing out of Kentucky. The Brooklyn Nets have selected have selected Hamidou Diallo with the 45th overall pick for the Charlotte Hornets. Technically, Brooklyn holds this pick until the Dwight Howard trade becomes official on July 6th. Diallo will be third pick by the Hornets in this draft after selecting Miles Bridges 12th overall and taking Devonte Graham with the 34th overall pick (which they acquired from the Atlanta Hawks for two future second rounders). Diallo spent one season at Kentucky and averaged 10 points, 3.6 rebounds, and 1.2 assists in 24.8 minutes per...
SNY TV Jun 21, 2018

Nets, Dwight Howard reportedly finalizing buyout

The Nets and Dwight Howard are reportedly working on a contract buyout.
NESN.com Jun 21, 2018

NBA Rumors: Celtics In Play For Free-Agent Center Dwight Howard

The Boston Celtics need to add a center this offseason and Dwight Howard has begun the buyout process so he... Read More »
NetsDaily Jun 21, 2018
DRAFT WATCH No. 11 - Final countdown

DRAFT WATCH No. 11 - Final countdown

Well, as we just learned, things can change pretty quickly around Barclays Center. The Nets will not have Dwight Howard to kick around anymore and the Draft is now only a few hours away. The Nets will still have the 29th and 40th picks. They will also pick at 45th, but that choice will be directed by the Hornets who will officially acquire the rights to the pick on July 6 when the Howard trade and presumably the buyout will be finalized. We take a look at only those mock drafts that are still being updated Thursday, rather than the usual list. And even in the course of Thursday...
Nothin' But Nets Jun 21, 2018

Brooklyn Nets: Dwight Howard era will end before it begins … and that’s OK

According to a report, Dwight Howard — who won’t officially be acquired by the Brooklyn Nets until July 6 — has requested a buyout. The team will oblige. So much for all those Photoshops with Dwight Howard in a Brooklyn Nets uniform, because it’s not going to happen. According to Chris Haynes of ESPN.com, the […] Brooklyn Nets: Dwight Howard era will end before it begins … and that’s OK - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jun 21, 2018
RUMORS: New Orleans Pelicans could be in the mix for Dwight Howard

RUMORS: New Orleans Pelicans could be in the mix for Dwight Howard

Things have taken yet another turn for Former All-Star center Dwight Howard as he has requested a buyout from the final year of his contract from the Brooklyn Nets less than a day after he was traded that will put him in this year’s free-agent market There could potentially be a slew of teams that […] The post RUMORS: New Orleans Pelicans could be in the mix for Dwight Howard appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Blazer's Edge Jun 21, 2018
Dwight Howard to Become Free Agent after Nets Buyout

Dwight Howard to Become Free Agent after Nets Buyout

The Brooklyn Nets traded for the veteran center. Now they’ll reportedly buy him out. Dwight Howard is about to become a cheap, unrestricted free agent on the NBA market, according to a report earlier today by Chris Haynes of ESPN. The Brooklyn Nets traded center Timofey Mozgov to the Charlotte Hornets for Howard yesterday. Now they’ll reportedly buy out his $23.8 million contract. Dwight Howard and Brooklyn will negotiate a buyout to enter free-agency, league sources tell ESPN.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) June 21, 2018 Since Brooklyn will be picking up his deal, Howard should...
NetsDaily Jun 21, 2018
DWIGHTMARE VII: NETS TO BUY OUT DWIGHT HOWARD

DWIGHTMARE VII: NETS TO BUY OUT DWIGHT HOWARD

Well, that was fast. Dwight Howard’s Nets career is (once again) over before it begun. According to various reports on Twitter, the Nets and Howard will engage in buyout talks, which would permit him to become a free agent and the Nets to less its cap load. Chris Haynes of ESPN was the first to report it... Dwight Howard and Brooklyn will negotiate a buyout to enter free-agency, league sources tell ESPN.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) June 21, 2018 The decision to buy out Howard comes a day after word broke, also on ESPN, that the Nets had traded Timofey Mozgov, two second...
ClutchPoints Jun 21, 2018
BREAKING: Dwight Howard negotiating buyout from Brooklyn Nets

BREAKING: Dwight Howard negotiating buyout from Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets just completed a trade with the Charlotte Hornets for center Dwight Howard on Wednesday morning, and a day later, it looks like Howard is already on the way out. According to Chris Haynes of ESPN, Howard and the Nets are set to negotiate on the buyout, and center is expected to hit […] The post BREAKING: Dwight Howard negotiating buyout from Brooklyn Nets appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Nothin' But Nets Jun 21, 2018

Brooklyn Nets: Winners, losers in Dwight Howard deal

The Brooklyn Nets and the Charlotte Hornets kicked off trade season in the NBA Wednesday morning. Who are the winners and losers in the deal? The Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday traded center Timofey Mozgov, the No. 45 overall pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft previously acquired from the Milwaukee Bucks and their own second-rounder in 2021 […] Brooklyn Nets: Winners, losers in Dwight Howard deal - Nothin But Nets - Nothin But Nets - A Brooklyn Nets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
NetsDaily Jun 21, 2018
Dwight Howard finally has a chance to redeem himself, fulfill a Brooklyn legacy

Dwight Howard finally has a chance to redeem himself, fulfill a Brooklyn legacy

Dwight Howard was hours away from becoming the face of the Brooklyn Nets. Seven years later, he finds himself in a position to redeem his name in Brooklyn. Dwight Howard is late to the party, but late is better than never at all. Howard was what could’ve been in Brooklyn. In 2011-12, he wanted a new, bigger canvas for his talents, a bigger market with a fresh start after playing his first eight seasons in small market Orlando. And Nets ownership was looking for a superstar. He was seen then as the NBA’s second best player, after LeBron James, an All-Star averaging 20.6 points, 14.5...
NetsDaily Jun 20, 2018
Nets players react to Dwight Howard trade

Nets players react to Dwight Howard trade

Reporters caught up a couple of Dwight Howard’s new teammates and although neither D’Angelo Russell nor Jarrett Allen know the big man, both expressed optimism that he will help the Nets next season. At Steve Nash’s “Showdown in Chinatown” Wednesday, DLo told Mike Scotto that the trade was “big time news.” D'Angelo Russell on the reported trade sending Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets: “Man, he’s definitely a piece that can help any team. He’s well respected around the league and definitely put in the damage to earn that respect. So, like I said, it’s big-time...

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