The Internet celebrates Dwight Howard to the Lakers

If you haven’t seen the movie “Taken” then this image probably won’t be as funny to you as it should be. Don’t worry though, the Interwebz has been going nuts since the Los Angeles Lakers announced the acquisition of four-time All-Star and three-time Defensive Player of the Year Dwight Howard. There’s something online for everyone.

Here’s a selection of Twitter fun…

As for imagery, Got ‘Em Coach has you covered.

And my personal favourite…

As I say, there’s something online for everyone as the Lakers get their man. We’re all in for some exciting times ahead for the upcoming NBA season, with a number of subplots.

Will the Lakers propel Kobe Bryant to his sixth championship? Will Lakers fans rejoice in a new dynasty? Is the Heat supposed dynasty over before it began?

Or finally and most intriguingly, will the Lakers implode under the weight of expectation? No matter what happens, it’s certainly another reason to watch the upcoming NBA season.


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