Originally Posted by ballinhun8
Prime Payton would be the best perimeter defender in the league now......
But you knew that already.....
Behind Kawhi and Dray, sure
Doesn't change the fact that Jordan's contemporaries at the 2 guard position were awful in the 90s and he rarely faced competent individual competition
(oooh, 2 games in a single series against Payton, wow, he really had it rough!! LMAO, stop!)
Then you factor in illegal defense rules, turning every possession into a glorified game of 1 on 1 and you understand why things turned out the way they did.
The 90s were gimmick driven and watered down by expansion/