Orlando Sentinel reporter Brian Schmitz reports that Dwight Howard said Thursday he, “hadn’t sued the mother of his child, former Magic dancer Royce Reed, for $9.2 million in damages for defaming his character, contrary to a fairly detailed report by TMZ.com.”
Howard said he didn’t know of any suit filed in Orange County, Ca., as reported by TMZ.com. “This is on TMZ?” Howard asked. “I haven’t seen it. I don’t know what you’re talking about.”
Excerpt of TMZ piece:
According to the docs filed in Orange County, CA, the Orlando Magic center is suing Royce Lyndsay Reed — the mother of his 2-year-old son — over allegedly defamatory comments that surfaced on gossip site lipstickalley.com.
Wait, so there’s documents? If there’s documents filed, then why would Howard be denying the lawsuit? Read more…