Gary Payton's slow road to success
Updated: September 6, 2013, 1:12 PM ETBy Kevin Pelton | ESPN Insider
Andy Hayt/NBAE/Getty ImagesGary Payton struggled his first two years in Seattle, and even contemplated retirement as a rookie.
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