Dwight Howard in a good place

Lakers center has felt reflective since Buss' death and has found a new vision

Updated: February 23, 2013, 3:37 AM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- He met him once and tried to glean what he could. But former Los Angeles Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss was already very sick when Dwight Howard went to visit him this fall in the hospital where Buss would ultimately die.

And so Howard had a singular focus Thursday afternoon when he attended Buss' memorial service.

"It might sound like I didn't care, but I really wasn't paying attention to who was in the room," Howard said after the Lakers' 111-107 win over the Portland ...

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