The latest news and notes from around the NBA on Wednesday evening:
- SportsDayDFW.com's Kevin Sherrington doesn't believe Dwight Howard would leave the Lakers for the Mavericks despite LA's current struggles.
- K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune writes that Bulls guard Nate Robinson is working on improving his consistency this season.
- Mavericks center Chris Kaman tells Dwain Price of the Star-Telegram that his former team, the Clippers, have a bright future.
- Ben Rohrbach of WEEI.com reports that Celtics guard Avery Bradley is making progress towards a return.
- Doug Smith of the Toronto Star praises Raptors forward Amir Johnson for his energy and effort.
- Al Iannazzone of Newsday reports that Knicks center Marcus Camby will miss time with plantar fasciitis in his left foot.