"My job is to play hard no matter who is on the team or on the floor. I'm supposed to make everybody better, no matter who they are. I did believe, despite everything, we had enough talent to win a championship if everybody believed we could. I will always be a firm believer that faith without works is dead."
— Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard responds to a comment left on Orlando Pinstriped Post for this ESPN the Magazine story, available online and in the May 28 issue.