As usual, most observers have claimed that Jordan just needs to work harder on his free throws. But that's an argument he's tired of hearing. From Broderick Turner for the Los Angeles Times (via PBT):
But those missed free throws make him an easy target.
"Yeah, I'm aware of it, but I also work on it," Jordan said. "I could understand it if I just didn't work on my free-throw shooting and I'm just going out there and saying, 'I just hope they go in.' That's what people don't understand.
"They're like, 'You should work on your free-throw shooting.' What the [heck] you think I'm doing? That's why I think some people are idiots. … Do they think we really go out there — me or Dwight Howard or whoever — do you think we go out there and just try to miss them?"
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