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Antoine Carr on John Stockton getting flak for being white

In an interview with Brandon “Scoop B” Robinson on the final episode of Scoop B Selects, former Utah Jazz big man Antoine Carr delved into the challenges faced by legendary point guard John Stockton during his career, particularly in relation to the criticism he received for being a white player in the NBA and playing for the Jazz.

Carr acknowledged, “I definitely think that they gave him stuff because he was white, but what they didn’t understand is that he was TOUGH.”

Carr emphasized Stockton’s grit and physicality, highlighting the impact of the Hall of Famer’s picks on opposing big men. Despite the criticism, Carr holds Stockton in high regard as a great player.

When discussing Stockton’s work ethic, Carr described him as a hard worker who consistently approached his job with dedication.

Stockton’s commitment to his craft and his ability to maintain a consistent routine were notable attributes that contributed to his legendary status in the league.

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