Dwight Howard made his first start with the Lakers this season during a pre-season match against the Sacramento Kings. He went 8-12 for 19 points, had 12 rebounds, and 1 assist. Get excited Laker fans.
If you were to add up next seasons top 6 NBA teams starting lineup’s accolades it would look like this. Take from it what you will. It is just interesting to see how some teams starting 5 stack against the others success. Here are your Bulls, Thunder, Celtics, Heat, Spurs and Lakers.
Murk Avenue with a great graphic that tells you all you need to know about star power & the starting fives for most of the 2012-2013 favorites in the NBA.
A source with direct knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com’s Marc Stein the Lakers will receive Howard, the Denver Nuggets will acquire Andre Iguodala, the 76ers will receive Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson, and the Magic will get Arron Afflalo, Al Harrington, Nikola Vucevic and one protected future first-round pick from each of the other three teams.