DPOTY should be reserved for the best defensive player of that season. Whether it's shot-blocking, anchoring, locking down on the perimeter or whatever. The position should be less relevant.
Originally Posted by pauk
Lebron James should have won it, ask all the coaches that gave Lebron the most 1st all-defensive team votes that year if that is just a "stan opinion"...
Disregarding that there are two forward spots open and disregarding that the DPOTY ended up on the 2nd Team.
So your argument makes no sense.