Can Phillies' Ryan Howard ever find the power again?
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jun 19, 2013
If Howard is good, everyone around him is better. says he must see together before he can fairly judge the 2013 Phillies. The problem for Amaro and the front office as they wait for a best-case scenario to right the ship is that the best-case possibility for Howard still won't be the best Ryan Howard has been. Despite the disappointing season the Lakers had in 2012-13 in Howard's first year in L.A., Bryant maintained how it is important for the Lakers to re-sign him to a five-year, $118 million new contract extension. The four seasons he put together from 2006 to 2009, which included back-to-back World Series appearances by the team, not only made his career, but he also was the largest factor in what became the most successful sustained run in franchise history.
It is sure to be a frenzied summer across the NBA when free agency officially begins July 1, but Kobe Bryant thinks it will be mostly quiet on the Western front for the two professional teams in Los Angeles.