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John Stockton Never Felt an Aura About Michael Jordan When He Faced the Bulls in 2 Straight Finals: ‘I Don’t Know How You Would Play Against Somebody With That. We Were There to Win’

Utah Jazz legend John Stockton faced Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls in back-to-back Finals in 1997 and 1998. The NBA's all-time leader in assists averaged 12.3 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 8.8 assists in 12 Finals games against the Bulls while shooting 49.5% from the field and 33.3% from beyond the arc.
Former Utah Jazz star Deron Williams during the 2008 NBA playoffs.

Three-Time All-Star Deron Williams Opens up About His Previously ‘Strained’ Relationship With Former Coach Jerry Sloan: ‘I Think I Took That Personally for a While … Kind of Held That Grudge’

Deron Williams was a star during his days on the Jazz, and he played under a legendary coach in Jerry Sloan. However, the two men had a strained relationship during their time together in Utah, and the former point guard recently opened up about it, even admitting that he was in the wrong at times.