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Old 03-04-2014, 01:10 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Really? Why? He was always willing to talk to people. Lead his team in a positive fashion.

Sure he boned every groupie he could find, but his NBA demeanor was always
palatable.

AI's numbers are huge. He is the poster boy for getting 40+ points and his team losing.

Groupies, gambling and forced retirement aside, he was a horrible teammate and people only tolerated him because he won.

And it's continued on into his retirement. The Bobcats are a mess, he charges for promotional appearances to promote the team he owns and his HOF speech was downright embarrassing.

Perhaps if AI had Phil Jackson as a coach and a Scottie Pippen to play beside things would be different.

Also?

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