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Gary Payton: “Jordan told me ‘Don’t ever talk s*** to Black Jesus'”

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In this clip, former NBA star guard Gary Payton recounted playing against Michael Jordan in the NBA Finals and how playing against MJ brought so much out of him.

Gary said he wasn’t afraid of Jordan in the same way other players were around the league and looked to prove that every time they faced off.

For instance, during their Finals series, Payton held the Chicago Bulls legend to his lowest scoring output ever in a Finals game with 23 points:

Gary Payton: Jordan Told Me "Don't Ever Talk S*** to Black Jesus!" (Part 13)
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