Originally Posted by WADE MONEY
stockton regularly averaged 18 pts / 14 assists / 3.5 stls / 55% fg in his prime and played 82 games for most of his seasons
Payton had a couple seasons of 20/10/2.5 stls and was probably the best defensive PG of all time
They're pretty evenly matched but I think Stockton takes the WOW factor in terms of stats
Stockton never got to 18ppg or 3.5spg...And he got over 55% only once...
At the same time, Payton never got to 10apg, but did more than just 20ppg...