Howard defensive player of the year; Iguodala 8th in voting

The NBA announced today that Dwight Howard is the winner of the Kia Defensive Player of the Year Award. It's Howard's third-straight year winning the award. 

76ers swingman Andre Iguodala finished eighth in the voting, getting 0 first-place votes, 5 second-place votes, and 14 third-place votes. For the full results, click here: 2010-11 KIA NBA DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR RESULTS

Sixers play the Miami Heat tonight at 7 p.m. on TNT.

Here's our post from earlier today about Dwyane Wade's health: Wade will be ready.

And here's our post from yesterday morning about the adjustments the Sixers must make: Necessary adjustments.

--Kate


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