Truth about the Derrick Rose story
League's most irreplaceable player? Dwight Howard (PER Diem: March 31, 2011)
Updated: March 31, 2011, 5:29 PM ETBy John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Randy Belice/NBAE/Getty ImagesThe Bulls' Derrick Rose and the Magic's Dwight Howard have both had MVP-worthy seasons.
What bothers me so much about this year's MVP coronation of "The Derrick Rose Story" is not so much that it's a mistake -- we've had bad award votes before and will have them again -- but that it's the same mistake, for the fifth time in 11 years.
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