Dwight Howard Feels 'blackmailed' By Magic, Wants To Be Traded To Brooklyn Nets: Report

Dwight Howard

That didn't take long. NBA free agency may have only started at 12:01 Sunday morning but there were already loads of storylines to follow before Tiger Woods teed off several hours later, including allegations of "blackmail." Not surprisingly, center Dwight Howard was a hot topic of conversation as his often absurd relationship with the Orlando Magic took yet another turn.

Sections:  news   sports   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Nuggets' Ujiri named NBA's top executiveNuggets' Ujiri named NBA's top executive
    Nuggets general manager Masai Ujiri was named the NBA's executive of the year on Thursday, a day after George Karl was named the league's top coach. Even as Masai Ujiri accepted the NBA's executive of the year trophy from club President Josh Kroenke on Thursday, the Denver Nuggets general manager said he would have given it up gladly in exchange for a deep playoff run. More
  • Collins' big test will be walking into locker roomCollins' big test will be walking into locker room
    Now that Jason Collins has made history as the first active player in any of the four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay, the 7-foot center is facing another big step.... More
  • NBA veteran Jason Collins comes out as gay
    NBA veteran Jason Collins became the first active male player in the four major American professional sports to come out as gay. More
  • Parker leads Spurs to 102-91 win over LakersParker leads Spurs to 102-91 win over Lakers
    Tony Parker had 28 points and seven assists and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 102-91 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference first-round playoff series.... More
  • Thunder respond to Houston rally, win 105-102
    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook each scored 29 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder recovered after squandering a 15-point lead in the fourth quarter to beat the Houston Rockets 105-102 on Wednesday night and take a 2-0 series lead.... More
BING NEWS:
  • Sources: Dwight Howard wants trade
    Howard did not specify which team, but Yahoo! Sports said multiple league sources believe that it is the Brooklyn Nets. Hennigan was noncommittal ... even telling people close to him that he feels the Magic "blackmailed" him into signing the "opt-in ...
    07/2/2012 - 12:34 am | View Link
  • Dwight Howard Feels 'Blackmailed' By Magic, Wants To Be Traded To Brooklyn Nets: Report [Updated]
    Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard answers questions during a news conference,Thursday, March 15, 2012, in Orlando, Fla. Howard announced he will remain with the Orlando Magic NBA basketball team through next season.(AP Photo/John Raoux) That didn't take long.
    07/1/2012 - 1:45 pm | View Link
  • Dwight Howard Reportedly Wants To Be Traded To The Nets
    Howard told Hennigan he wants to be traded to Brooklyn Nets, sources say. Apparently Howard feels that the Magic "blackmailed" him into staying with the team, a claim that seems to seal Howard's opinion of the organization, even despite the new direction ...
    07/1/2012 - 12:13 am | View Link
  • Report: Dwight Howard wants trade to Nets. Again. Oh, and he thinks the Magic blackmailed him.
    From ESPN: Dwight Howard met with new Orlando Magic general manager Rob Hennigan on Friday and told him he wants to be traded to the Brooklyn Nets ... even telling people close to him that he feels the Magic blackmailed him into signing the “opt-in ...
    06/30/2012 - 5:14 pm | View Link
  • Report: Dwight Howard tells NBPA he feels the Magic 'blackmailed' him
    Howard picked up the option for the final year of his contract with Orlando on March 15. But since then, he has grown increasingly disgruntled with the organization, even telling people close to him that he feels the Magic blackmailed him into signing the ...
    06/30/2012 - 5:07 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • 2012–13 Los Angeles Lakers season
    Howard had back surgery earlier in April, and the Lakers had acquired him with the possibility that he might be out until December or January.
    04/18/2014 - 8:52 am | View Website
  • HoopsHype
    Player and coach interviews, articles, profiles, opinion, news, rumors, salaries, scouting, standings.
    04/18/2014 - 3:22 am | View Website
  • Winds shift in Chicago again with Bulls' decision to deal ...
    The Luol Deng trade left a somewhat bitter taste in the mouth of Joakim Noah and the Bulls.
    04/17/2014 - 9:32 pm | View Website
  • Dwight Howard
    Early life. Howard was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Dwight, Sr. and Sheryl Howard, and into a family with strong athletic connections. His father is a Georgia State ...
    04/17/2014 - 9:03 pm | View Website
  • HoopsHype
    Mavs Playoff Schedule: Gm1: Sun Noon TNT/TXA21 GM2 Wed 7pm NBA/TXA21 GM3: Sat 3:30 TNT/TXA21 GM4: Apr 28 8:30 TNT/TXA21 Rest TBD
    04/17/2014 - 8:49 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Sports News