Support systems

Does LeBron or Superman have the better supporting cast? Depends on your criteria.

Originally Published: April 3, 2009
By Ric Bucher | ESPN The Magazine

NBA players get asked a lot of questions, so when you see their faces light up and hear, "Oooh, that's a good question," there's a payoff even before you get an answer. That was the universal response by the half dozen players, scouts and coaches to this: Who has the better supporting cast, LeBron James or Dwight Howard?