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Throughout his career Dwight Howard has been a dominant frontcourt player, but he cannot win a championship by himself. In the NBA, championship teams usually consist of a dominant backcourt player. At the very least, the teams need a go-to scorer who can take over a game in the fourth quarter if needed. As much as Howard has improved his game, he has never been the type of player who can get a basket when the game is on the line.
The Orlando Magic have tried acquiring that type of player over the past few years. Gilbert Arenas, Rashard Lewis and Vince Carter were all given a chance, but none of them have accomplished the task. The team needs to acquire a premier backcourt player in his prime to pair with Howard. Until it does this, a championship will remain out of its sight.
Since this is unlikely to happen, the best thing for the Magic to do is to get some very good young players for Howard and start over. Maybe that player will have what it takes to win a championship.