The last image you should see of Dwight Howard in a Lakers uniform is the one where he's walking off the Staples Center court with his head down after he was ejected via a second technical foul.

The Lakers should let Howard walk in the offseason.

Sure, there aren't that many 7-footers who average double-doubles and have so much potential.

But Howard can't lead the Lakers, and he proved that in these playoffs, all four games in which the San Antonio Spurs swept the Lakers.

He can't play well with Kobe Bryant. He can't play well without Kobe Bryant.

He attended a boxing match the night before the Lakers' first playoff game in San Antonio.

He can't shoot free throws.

But he sure can giggle a lot before games.

Here's a cheer for him: