A sad but not unpredicted outcome:
Dallas Mavericks have been officially notified they are out of Dwight Howard Sweepstakes, sources tell ESPN— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 5, 2013
It isn't definitive news YET, but Marc Stein is generally pretty reliable with this kind of information. If it's true, then the Dallas rebuild starts...
Time to get back to work. The Mavs are back open for business.— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) July 5, 2013
For those that haven't smashed their computer screens yet, Dwight appears to be signing with Houston.
So, apparently the decision hasn't been finalized. Go figure. Here's Dwight's agent to Yahoo! Sports:
Fegan to Yahoo! Sports: "He hopes to finalize his decision tonight or tomorrow morning."— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 5, 2013