Gary Payton's Hall Of Fame Speech, Says Why Stockton Was Toughest Player
Here’s The Glove, Gary Payton’s Hall Of Fame induction speech. The Sonics legend chose George Gervin, and John Stockton as his presenters, and to open his speech he addressed his comments saying Stock was a tougher guard than Michael Jordan. Payton half-jokes that it’s his opinion, and that’s that, but then elaborates on Stockton’s consistent greatness, and how it inspired his own play.
Make sure to also check out this highlight package put together by the NBA honoring Gary Payton’s career.