You certainly like to hear young players have confidence, but let’s take it easy. He could’ve picked another great player, but he decided to go with MJ himself. Perhaps he’s getting caught up in the fact that his first name is Jordan? Not to mention the fact that as long as he plays with Wall, he won’t be the best player on his own team.
“I don’t tell nobody, but I feel like I can be better than Michael Jordan,” Crawford said, without the slightest hint of sarcasm. “When I’m done playing, I don’t want people to say, Michael Jordan is the best player. I want that to be me. That’s how I am. That’s how I was built.”
“Yeah, I know that, I definitely know that. But I’m not settling for anything less,” Crawford said. “I feel like I’m better than him, anyway. My mom is going to say I’m better than him.”