The Top Five Centers of the NBA Playoffs

Sean StancillSenior Writer IMay 8, 2009

The Top Five Centers of the NBA Playoffs

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Kendrick Perkins

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    BOSTON - MAY 02:  Kendrick Perkins #43 of the Boston Celtics  celebrates after he drew the foul in the first half against the Chicago Bulls in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden on May 2,

Yao Ming

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 04:  Yao Ming #11 of the Houston Rockets reacts late in the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 4, 2009 in Los Angeles,

Dwight Howard

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    ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 28:  Dwight Howard #12 of the Orlando Magic shoots a foul shot  against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Amway Arena on April 28, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. NOTE

Al Horford

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    ATLANTA - MAY 02:  Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks dunks the ball over Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2008 NBA Playoffs at Phillips Arena on May 2, 2008 in Atlanta Georgia. The Haw

Andrew Bynum

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 21:  Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers posts up Jarron Collins #31 of the Utah Jazz in the third quarter of Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on April 21, 2009