The Los Angeles Lakers have been working hard to convince Dwight Howard to stay in LA over the past couple of weeks. As expected, Howard has opted to test free agency.
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Kobe Bryant has made it clear that he wants free agent Dwight Howard back with the Los Angeles Lakers, but there is only so far he will go in an effort to sell the big man on sticking with the team.
Dwight Howard will become a free agent on July 1, and recent reports have indicated that he is unlikely to re-sign with the Lakers.
The Lakers are getting especially desperate in their effort to convince Dwight Howard to stay in Los Angeles instead of signing with another team as a free agent.
Dwight Howard is ready to explore his options as the official start of free agency creeps nearer, but many feel he will ultimately be back with the Los Angeles Lakers next season.
The Los Angeles Lakers need Dwight Howard to stay with the team so they can be competitive next year, and they have decided to pull out all the stops to get their message across.
Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard may have had a contentious relationship during the regular season, but make no mistake about it: Kobe understands the importance of Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Los Angeles Lakers would like to re-sign Dwight Howard and build their franchise around him.