David Baumann: And there’s your answer straight from @DwightHoward about whether he could’ve returned to @OrlandoMagic in 16/17 as a FA (h/t @erbe_brian):

Storyline: Dwight Howard Free Agency
Dwight Howard is in full-on savage mode this NBA offseason. Just take a look at his Twitter account. The Hornets center is tired of all the jokes made at his expense and he’s firing back. It started when one guy decided to make a joke about Howard switching teams four times over the last five years… Howard came back with a viciously offensive (and basketball themed!) momma joke.