Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 24 hours, you know that Dwight Howard is a now a Los Angeles Laker thanks to a monstrous, four team deal involving both players and draft picks. This was such a complex deal which obviously took so much time to construct that we here at Dubsism took some time to deconstruct it so you can try to make some sense of this tectonic shift in the basketball world.
The Teams Involved:
- Denver Nuggets
- Los Angeles Lakers
- Orlando Magic
- Philadelphia 76ers
The Basics of the Trade: (from Yahoo! Sports)
- The Denver Nuggets got G/F Andre Iguodala from the 76ers. They gave up SG Arron Afflalo, PF Al Harrington, and a 2013 second-round pick and the lower of their two 2014 first-round picks (extra pick via New York Knicks).
- The Los Angeles Lakers got C Dwight Howard, SG Chris Duhon, and SF Earl Clark from the…
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