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Gary Payton on why John Stockton was harder to guard than Michael Jordan

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In the latest clip, former NBA star guard Gary Payton explained why the Utah Jazz legend John Stockton was harder to guard than Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls. He said Stockton was “stone-faced” during games and never reacted to his legendary trash talk. Payton added that Stockton had to be guarded the entire length of the court and was also a threat on defense. Later in the clip, Payton reflected on being the first point guard to make over $10 million per year:

Gary Payton on Why John Stockton was Harder to Guard than Jordan (Part 16)
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