Stockton played the game the right way

Updated: September 11, 2009, 12:47 PM ET
By J.A. Adande | ESPN.com

It figures that John Stockton would slip into the Hall of Fame practically unnoticed, overshadowed by the midflight silhouette of a dunking Michael Jordan that is etched in our basketball consciousness.

Few players in any sport have had such a great disparity between their accomplishments and their acclaim. He's the NBA all-time leader in assists and steals -- accomplishments that put him on the same level as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (most points), Wilt Chamberlain (most rebounds) and Hakeem ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?