• August 9, 2017 at 03:11

    The NBA free agency period for the MUT 18 Coins season begins July 1 and the rumors have begun flying. Leading the free agent class are point guard Chris Paul and big man Dwight Howard, and one of the two seems to already be prepared with his decision.

     

    Howard’s free agency will generate plenty of buzz, but there are plenty of other free agents who can make an impact across the NBA, and trades that can happen as teams tweak their rosters for a new season of basketball. Here’s the latest from across the NBA.

     

    Dwightmare II set to beginHoward is set to meet with the Houston Rockets Sunday night as soon as he officially becomes an unrestricted free agent at the stroke of midnight on the East Coast. The Rockets are said to be in the lead for Howard and Hakeem Olajuwon is expected to join

     

    Houston as they make their presentation.Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers will meet with Howard last and Kobe Bryant is expected to be a part of the team’s presentation. Phil Jackson sent a tweet to Howard, telling him he “expects”

     

    Howard to be on board with L.A. Jackson’s presence in the Lakers’ recruiting process is an advantage for the Lakers, but Howard wants Jackson to have a long-term position with the Lakers and be more than a “mascot” during his free agency, according to Alex Kennedy of NFL 18 Coins HOOPSWORLD.