Found November 06, 2012 on Crossover Chronicles:
The NBA is evolving to where the position of center is being phased out. This is not a knock on what big men are doing these days. On the contrary, it is actually a compliment to their hybrid skill sets that now include outside jumpers and more athletic moves to the basket, rather than just backing down a defender to get a short-range shot. However, there are a few post players left, namely Dwight Howard, who is, and always will be, a true center. Howard is slightly offended that the All-Star ballot this year won’t include a center position, just frontcourt players. "I don't like it at all," said Howard. "We work just as hard as anybody else. I don't think it's fair to take away a position which has been here for life. You need a center on the court. So I don't think it's right. That's like taking away a guard. That's how I feel. It's been that way since they started All-Star Games, so why change it now? Because centers shoot 3&#...
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