Knicks Morning News (Friday, Aug 10 2012)
Under the proposed deal, the Lakers would acquire Dwight Howard, the N.B.A.’s top center, from Orlando while sending their own All-Star center, Andrew Bynum, to Philadelphia.
The Los Angeles Lakers have reached a deal to land six-time All-Star Dwight Howard from the Orlando Magic as part of a four-team trade including the Philadelphia 76ers and Denver Nuggets, ESPN reported on Thursday.
The Los Angeles Lakers have a deal in place to acquire Dwight Howard from Orlando in a four-team, eight-player trade also involving Denver and Philadelphia, and the NBA has scheduled a conference call Friday with the four general managers to finish the deal, according to multiple reports.
LONDON â?? Team USA forward Carmelo Anthony said at yesterday’s Olympic practice he is dealing with a “tight” left hamstring, causing Knicks trainer Anthony Goenaga to be summoned back to London to work with him.
Goenaga was with Team USA early in these Games working with Anthony and Tyson Chandler…
LONDON â?? To Argentina’s Pablo Prigioni, Carmelo Anthony is still the enemy, so he had little sympathy for his future Knicks teammate.
The U.S. men’s basketball team faces Argentina Friday night in the Olympics semifinals at North Greenwich Arena and bad blood still festers from Saturday’s showdown…