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Jordan's game trying to catch up with his body

Originally Published: June 12, 2008
By Dana O'Neil | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- The kids were merciless.

"C'mon," they'd scream. "You're the tallest guy out here. We keep throwing you the ball, and you don't do anything. You're awful."

And those were DeAndre Jordan's teammates.

That's the thing about being tall; people assume you are born with the tools of Wilt Chamberlain and the skills of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Forget that Jordan felt more like an awkward colt, all elbows and ...

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