Dwight Howard’s decision to either stay with the L.A. Lakers or head to the Houston Rockets got political after the mayor of Houston tweeted at him Tuesday.
It’s not just the mayor: Yao Ming and Hakeem Olajuwon have also done their part to try and get the free agent to play for Houston. Even rapper Slim Thug tweeted at Howard, writing,
Wait they get better….
Slim Thug tweeted nine times at Howard within 30 minutes. But it’s not like L.A. has been trying to shove Howard out the door. Last week, they put up this sign in an attempt to convince Howard to stay:
It must feel good to be wanted.