According to ESPN’s Rich Bucher, the Los Angeles Lakers are no longer atop the list of likely destinations for Dwight Howard. Bucher said during a chat that the Magic has the best chance of retaining Howard, while the Mavericks and Nets could possibly acquire him.
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Mike Brown is considering adding John Kuester to the Lakers’ coaching staff. [Slam Magazine]
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LeBron James does not regret leaving the Cavaliers for the Miami Heat. [Sports Illustrated]
Scottie Pippen believes the Bulls lost the Eastern Conference Finals because of the poor play of Carlos Boozer. [Pro Basketball Talk]
Caron Butler is ‘unlikely’ to play in the 2011 NBA Finals. [Pro Basketball Talk]
The Cleveland Cavaliers are negotiating a trade in which they will receive the second overall pick in the upcoming draft. [ESPN.com NBA][phpbay]Lakers Jersey, 3, “”[/phpbay]