Lakers' Dwight Howard Undecided on NBA Restart Due to 'Extenuating Circumstance'


by Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report— Dwight Howard may be the latest Los Angeles Laker to opt out of the NBA 's restart in Orlando, Florida, in late July

USA TODAY—Los Angeles Lakers don’t know if Dwight Howard will join team for resumed NBA season. Lakers GM Rob Pelinka said Dwight Howard had yet to inform the team on if he will play when the NBA season restarts in Orlando.

ESPN.com—Jazz-Pels, Lakers-Clippers to tip off NBA restart. The NBA will resume on July 30 with a doubleheader featuring the Jazz vs. Pelicans and Lakers vs. Clippers.

Highsnobiety—Lakers’ Avery Bradley Opts Out of NBA Restart in Orlando. Avery Bradley has opted not to join the NBA’s restart in Orlando, becoming the first major player to do so. Bradley was a starter for the LeBron James-led Los Angeles Lakers before the NBA was put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski was the first to break the news on Twitter [