Originally Posted by Nastradamus
Judging Jackson for how you feel about him as a broadcaster is retarded. He was a great leader as a player, he has a tough, old school, defensive mentality as a HC and he has a great understanding of the game offensively. He was a very cerebral PG. Played for some good coaches too.
What about his poor leadership late in his career? Teams wanted nothing to do with him. He single handedly fragmented the Jazz locker room in the one season he was there.