Originally Posted by Loki
Rookie Jordan was not worse than rookie Shaq. Where are you coming from?
No, you place rookie Jordan in the same situation rookie Kobe was placed in. Shaq has just come to the team through FA, Jordan's a star rookie with out of this world skill and confidence, and he thinks [naturally] thinks that he should be getting more shots than what's being given to him.
Given MJ's attitude for the time before he won a championship, I can't imagine him coexisting with Shaq in as peaceful of a way as you're talking about.