Originally Posted by dubross
the reason they traded away that pick was because of the free agency that summer, they wanted to have enough room under the cap to pursue kidd. IF it wasnt for kidd, howard would have been in a silver n black jersey.
Thats the way I remembered it. Howard would have been excellent as a long term replacement for Bruce. As he is right now, he's not far behind Tayshaun Prince, not far at all.