Breaking Through

by February 17, 2009

He'll be on the game soon.

Guilty as chargedPhotos by Keith Major
Originally published in SLAM 80

Years before he soared as Superman in the dunk contest, Dwight Howard was abusing the basket and showing signs of greatness. Even in high school, young Dwight was a monster, and even though shedding backboards like he did in this pic may not have been the norm, domination sure was. Some things don’t change. — Adam Fleischer