Originally Posted by Prisoner of Birth
Yeah, he lost because he didn't care, not because he wasn't good enough
Won 14 slams, Record YE#1, all those YEC titles.. Prevailed over his contemporaries more times then not. Hands down the best of his era without anyone even being CLOSE?
Why wouldn't he have been good enough.. He lost motivation.. He even said so.
Players DO lose motivation, especially when no one is even in their vicinity of greatness out of their contemporaries ya know