Orlando Magic Center Dwight Howard has been immersed in trade talks since the NBA lockout was lifted. The Magic have fielded calls from plenty of teams, including the likes of the Lakers, Nets, Hawks, and Mavericks. However, one unlikely team has entered the Howard sweepstakes.

The Golden State Warriors are willing to take the ultimate risk. Trade for Dwight Howard without a guarantee that he'll sign a contract extension.

A "season rental" is a huge risk, but could potentially be very rewarding if Howard likes playing in Oakland. The Warriors are an unlikely pursuer of Dwight Howard, but don't be surprised if they land the big man.

NBA writer Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! sports is reporting that Golden State is aggressively pursuing Howard, and have the pieces in place to make a deal. Click here to read Wojnarowski's story.