Like Andrew Bynum Dorell Wright was acquired by the Philadelphia 76ers this summer. Recently Wright had some very high praise for his new teammate Bynum.
Last season Wright played for the Golden State Warriors, who were in the same division as Bynum. So Wright got to see Bynum talents on a regularly bases. Of course we know by now that this summer the Lakers traded Bynum to the 76ers as part as a 4 team deal. Dwight Howard was shipped to the Lakers.
Cleary Bynum and Howard are the two best big man in the game, but who is better? Most people will say Howard but don’t Wright. Here is what he told John Mitchell of Deep Sixer.
“He’s going to need two defenders to stop him; I would say he’s the best big man in the NBA right now, hands down,” Wright, speaking at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, said. “He’s a guy that can give you baskets with his back to the basket; a guy who makes free throws at 7-feet. You’ve just got to respect him.”
At that point I interjected,...