He's not being a hater nor a homer. Just being a realist. The reason most people think Juan Howard is a bum is because of the contract he signed.
16.7 ppg 7.2 rpg 2.7 apg FG% 46.9
17.6 ppg 5.1 rpg 3.0 apg FG% 52.1
Production wise they are close.