Listen: Dwight Howard, Lebron, Clippers discussed on The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz
"Felt this wide open. I mean starting with lebron signing with the heat. It always felt like there was a a big team. A big bad big super villain that was going to be the favorite and now that didn't always end up being the case obviously obviously the spurs one. You know the warriors ended up losing but we don't have that that big bad. That's super villain anymore that one team. Everyone is a little scared of frankly. Take everyone's competing with. I think obviously the clippers are going to be very good. They're probably the favorite right now but it is it is just wide open and i think we're gonna see a lot of teams. <hes> really go for it this year because a lot of teams rightfully believe they can compete for a championship rohan at kearney from sports illustrated follow him on twitter at road cahan nadkarni <hes>. I can't get passed this to. I'd howard thing like i understand the desperation for for winning a championship but if let's say they we do talk to lebron a._d. About these types of things especially if it's somebody who's replacing a big signing and you're just probably surprise situation. You probably want to have a little conference prince about it. You think they're going to be the guys that say okay. We'll handle the dwight howard properly. We will be the locker room where there it's not an issue we will be you know we will be the ones who love him in the fan base who who loves him and everything else and take that gamble because i mean even if you want to go back to charlotte time where he had <hes> you know big numbers toward the end of the season great but the very next year you know with the wizards and then he disappears for several months with a buck problem and i just i just don't understand he's got so many issues and so many random <hes> even awkward situations that it's just like. Why would they want to gamble. I would they be the ones with so much at stake. Well yes first and foremost yes dwight howard but does it need to get healthy before like we could even entertain this conversation. Here's what i'll say to that. I do think as you probably. You've you know this. You're around these guys.."