Dwight Howard was the league’s best center for five straight seasons. He even toppled LeBron in a conference finals to make the 2009 Finals. So what derailed him from being an all-time great? Was it injuries? Was he just kind of a jackass? Had the level of competition at center dipped so much that it made him seem better than he was? How do you explain his redemption with the 2019-20 Lakers? And why was Dwight the most properly rated NBA star ever? Bill breaks it all down with The Ringer’s Ryen Russillo and Joe House.
‘Book of Basketball 2.0’: Dwight Howard and the Pyramid (With Ryen Russillo and Joe House)
Bill, Russillo, and House assess Dwight Howard’s legacy and how his career stacks up against the all-time greats
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