You big bully, Dwight!

Dwight Howard makes a young fan’s day by playing some one-on-one with him during a rain delay (wait, rain delay?) at Washington’s Verizon Center, until he dunks on him and rejects his shot.

Letters from athletes to their younger selves

We found this piece from ESPN The Magazine a fascinating and worthwhile read. Twelve stars, including Andy Murray, Aaron Rodgers, Dwight Howard, Abby Wambach, Robbie Rogers, write letters of advice to themselves as young athletes. If you have children who play sports or do any other activity seriously, you’ll want to share it with them.

What if the best American athletes played soccer?

Imagine LeBron James going up for a header in the box. How about Dwight Howard, with a 7-5 wingspan in goal? Here is a cool slideshow courtesy of The Post Game which imagines where some of the top names in American sports would play on the soccer field, or, “pitch.”