Three-time Defensive Player of the Year. Four-time All-NBA First Team. Five-Time NBA All-Star.
Would you wish for your team to gut their roster in hopes of landing a physical specimen that boasts that sort of resume?
If your answer is yes, then you've come to the right place.
In case you haven't heard, Dwight Howard may be available via trade, but only for the right price. With his impending 2012 free agency looming, the Orlando Magic are feeling pressured to trade him now rather than risk losing him for nothing (see: Cleveland Cavaliers and Lebron James, Chris Bosh and Toronto Raptors).
Obviously, all 30 NBA teams would be elated to have a talent such as Dwight Howard patrolling the low post for them night in and night out.
However, there's a difference between wanting and needing—between desperate and intrigued.
Here are five teams that would be wise to do whatever it takes to land Dwight Howard.