Tip-Off for 8/10/12 (featuring Anthony Hamilton): Blockbuster four team multi-player deal sends Dwight Howard to the LA Lakers; Andrew Bynum to Philly

Posted in Blogroll on August 10th, 2012 by Ron Glover

(Rob Gauthier/LA Times.com)

Will Bynum flourish in Philly?  Can Howard thrive in LA?

Upon approval from NBA commissioner David Stern sometime today, Dwight Howard will get his wish and his trade from the Orlando Magic will be finalized. Whether it was his wish to be traded to the Lakers depends on who you ask. The Lakers are hoping that a championship experience will sway Howard from becoming a free agent next season.

As for Andrew Bynum, he is now the star on one of the NBA’s youngest teams in one of the toughest cities in American sports. Say a prayer for the young man.

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