Dwight Howard traded to Lakers: Four-team trade between Lakers, Nuggets, 76ers and Magic

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Four-team trade between Lakers, Nuggets, 76ers and Magic is confirmed.   The All-Star center  Dwight Howard was traded Friday to the Los Angeles Lakers. After many rumors and speculations, in the end, the Magic have agreed to trade Dwight Howard and it has only became public Thursday morning (August 10, 2012).

Furthermore, the Lakers sent Andrew Bynum to the 76ers but held on to Pau Gasol. The starting line up will be Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant, Metta World Peace, Gasol and Howard.

Dwight Howard Trade / Four-Team Trade

Team Acquires
Lakers Dwight Howard, Chris Duhon, Earl Clark
Nuggets Andre Iguodala
76ers Andrew Bynum, Jason Richardson
Magic* Arron Afflalo, Al Harrington, Nikola Vucevic, Moe Harkless Josh McRoberts, Christian Eyenga
* Magic also receive: Future first-round pick from Philadelphia (with some protection, likely through the Lottery)

* 2014 first-round pick from Denver (the lower of the Nuggets’ two first-rounders that year; Denver also has New York’s first-round pick from the Carmelo Anthony deal)

* 2017 first-round pick from the Lakers

Lakers’ fans is overjoyed with the trading…

“OMG. Y’all better watch out,” said one fan.

“We’ve been waiting for him to come for a while now. Dwight Howard! FINALLY!” said a woman.

“I’m so excited. We’re going to get a championship. Nash, Dwight, Gasol,” a young fan said.

“You’ve got the best center in the game and you’ve got Kobe Bryant. You’re looking at a potential dynasty down here. Just like competing in the east with the Heat. To get him…amazing,” said a fan.



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