Dwight Howard leaves the Lakers

Dwight Howard
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According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, free-agent big man Dwight Howard has agreed to a one-year deal with the Philadelphia 76ers. Howard’s contract in Philadelphia is for the veteran minimum exception of $2.6 million.

He’s coming off a year, where he averaged 7.5 points, 7.3 rebounds, 0.7 assists, and 1.5 combined steals-plus-blocks in 18.9 minutes of action.