11-18-2009, 12:10 AM
Stephen Jackson has been a victim of being typecast. After being involved in the “Malice at the Palace” the news stories seemed to write themselves. Words like “thug”, “clown” and “classless” were thrown around quite liberally. That story is what most of the casual sports fans accepted as fact. That’s not what I saw.I saw a guy that was a teammate first and a businessman second. Jackson put his paycheck on the line in order to have his team’s back. The majority of the players stayed right in their seats ...