Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 10/22/14
Dwight Howard's Twitter profile proclaims he is, After the Ring! The reality is, that should be changed to, Such drama! When you consider the Los Angeles Lakers season and all that drama that has ensued, you cannot help but look at the NBA calendar and notice that time could be running out on their postseason hopes. Adding to the theatrics is the fact that Howard -- the man who many pundits believed would help the Lakers capture yet another NBA title – is on the shelf with a shoulder injury and no timetable in place for his return. Ah, such is life for the Lakers. Steve Aschburner of NBA.com recently asked the question to a number of NBA scouts and team executive types, “What is ailing the Los Angeles Lakers?” Lakers fans beware: It’s hard to pinpoint one glaring issue into Los Angeles’ woes, but apparently a number of people polled pointed to the fact that Dwight Howard simply is not Dwight Howard anymore. Dwight is not the same as he was before that back injury...
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