Your question: What player did Michael Jordan fear the most?

Who did MJ fear?

Robert Horry said Michael Jordan feared Olajuwon

“If you ask Michael Jordan what one guy he ever feared, it was Hakeem Olajuwon,” Horry said in a 2016 interview at the Basketball Hall of Fame.

What is Michael Jordan’s greatest fear?

Jordan’s fear of water is rooted in an incident during his childhood. He once saw his good friend drown after getting sucked into the undertow. Shortly after this occurred, Jordan somehow almost drowned while at a baseball camp. Jordan says he still has not recovered from his phobia, which is understandable.

Who did Michael Jordan hate to play against?

During “The Last Dance” — ESPN’s 10-part documentary chronicling the 1997-98 Bulls — Jordan said he “hated” the Pistons during his career and that the hate “carries even to this day.”

Did people fear Michael Jordan?

“Every time we played good and were winning games, everything was OK,” former Bulls forward Toni Kukoc said. “But everybody was always on alert around Michael after a bad game.” “People were afraid of him. We were his teammates, and we were afraid of him!” former forward Jud Buechler said.

What was Michael Jordan’s weakness?

He said, “Michael’s weakness is his shot. You just keep him around the perimeter and when he palms the ball, brings it around; don’t fall for that.” He continued on by saying, “Just wait for the rebound, throw up some kind of lucky shot, and win.”

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What is LeBron’s greatest fear?

LeBron James’ Fear of Failure Is Exactly What He Needs to Become the G.O.A.T. LeBron James isn’t fearless, and he doesn’t need to be. Superstars are often criticized for showing weakness, even if it exists.

What was Michael Jordan biggest obstacle?

Failure is the natural path to success

Perhaps the biggest failure that went on to define the person he is today, arrived when he was still in high school. He was cut from the varsity basketball team because he wasn’t good and tall enough.

Who was the toughest basketball player?

When it comes to the mentally toughest NBA players, there are two names that always pop up in the conversation. Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant.