The Houston Rockets are the favorite to land Dwight Howard this off season.
Dwight Howard has claimed he would make his free agency decision today—but knowing how much he loves the media attention ‘Friday’ probably meant next Friday. And if he waited that long, would anyone really be surprised? Howard is holed up somewhere in Colorado supposedly making his decision but the odds are he decided weeks ago and is just sitting on the news to make it more dramatic.
Here is a quick look at the Howard’s most likely destinations according to the oddsmakers at Bovada.
Houston Rockets: +140
Los Angeles Lakers: +180
Dallas Mavericks: +300
Atlanta Hawks: +950
Golden State Warriors: +1000
The odds have shifted drastically since the beginning of the playoffs. According to the oddsmakers the Los Angeles Lakers were still the odds on favorite to resign Howard as recently as the beginning of May.