Howard has not yet decided to participate in the semi-finals, but has informed the Lakers that they want to play
Lakers coach Frank Vogel talked about whether Dwight Howard participated in the rematch.
“We have been in contact with Dwight by phone or text message. We don’t know if he will participate. He wants to play, and we hope he can join us. We are optimistic about this, so we did not sign People replace his plan.”
According to the team reporter, Howard participated in the Lakers video conference.