publication date: Sunday, June 14, 2009 (part of Round XL)
clue: #12's magical skills are no match for Kobe's Lakers.
explanation: Howard wore #12 for the Orlando Magic. At the time this goo was published, the Magic were down in the NBA Finals against Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. They lost the night this goo was published. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Tony Peters, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Elaine Beckland, Jason Lemler, Anthony Warren, and Dennis Wuorenma