It's Jeremy's pride that's hurt. God, I just want to find somebody who can help him. John Nicks helped Ashley conquer the mental game. Can he help Jeremy? Isn't there someone who can help him? He's just too talented to continually falter like this in big moments.
Maybe that Mike Mancuso fellow jinxed it, by even daring to mention the possibility of a Japanese men sweep of the podium during the warm-up.