As a baseline: Let us all agree Kareem is right. Dwight Howard has flaws that are fairly easy to spot. That’s the simple part.
The much more interesting part, however, is that Howard is among the NBA’s most effective players despite these flaws. Riddle me that!
As Abdul-Jabbar’s, or any other critics’, arguments become more convincing, the mystery of Howard’s wonderful results on the court becomes more exciting:
Source: Henry Abbott, ESPN.com