"We've been very consistent. We're not trading Dwight Howard. ... He will not be traded, and there's nothing that anybody can do today to call me today and ask me, 'Would you do this?' and get a positive result." -- Mitch Kupchak, Lakers GM
So here we are: Another trade deadline come and gone.
And Dwight Howard is still in a purple and gold uniform. Still the bane of Lakerwood's current existence. Still the biggest enigma (both good and bad) in the NBA.