Per K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune, Dwight Howard has finished second to Derrick Rose in MVP voting:
DRose 113 first-place votes and 1182 points. DHoward second with 643 points. LeBron third, Kobe fourth, Durant fifth.
Last week, Howard was named Defensive Player of the Year for the third straight season.
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