Trades have been few and far between in this lockout-shortened NBA season. Rumors, however, have not. Dwight Howard rumors abound, and if it weren't for Jeremy Lin, we would be hearing about Howard's situation much more.
When (or if) Linsanity dies down, Howard will once again be the topic of choice for the NBA leading up to the trade deadline on March 15. Shaquille O'Neal claims it would be a "travesty" if Howard were to leave Orlando, considering how much he means to the city and the franchise.
The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the more active teams on the market, hoping to score Howard and another point guard. They have the potential to make some monumental trades, but none have occurred quite yet.
Steve Nash is the next best name that has been enveloped in trade rumors. He would be a great fit for teams like Lakers and the Magic, who are looking to keep their superstars happy.
Here are the most recent trade rumors for the NBA: