Does he understand team legacy? Do they understand he has a choice?
Chris Broussard says the Lakers should fire coach Mike D'Antoni now and salvage whatever appeal Los Angeles has for Dwight Howard in the best interests of the team's future.
Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
Even at 34, Kobe Bryant's reinvigorated lack of remorse about flexing his power can make him seem like the most fascinating, even dangerous, player in the NBA.
Chris Broussard addresses issues facing the Oklahoma City Thunder: Are they actually second in the West? Can they keep James Harden?
With Dwight Howard's eventual destination still anybody's guess, the Los Angeles Lakers are turning their attention to adding a backup big man or two.
Kobe Bryant says he and Jim Buss have a good relationship.
The Orlando Magic might be back on the market with Dwight Howard as Thursday's NBA trade deadline looms, but Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum doesn't believe he'll be involved in a swap for Superman.
Chris Palmer takes a look at how the dynamic duo of Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant might compare to Dwight Howard and Kobe Bryant, should the Lakers acquire Howard.
The Weekend Dime returns with the numbers that tell the tale of 2011 and news, notes and more from around the NBA.
Oklahoma City will host Orlando before Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers visit Golden State on Christmas night, running the NBA's planned opening-day schedule to five games.
Who are the leaders for the major awards two-thirds of the way into the season? Marc Stein offers his leaderboard.