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Michael Jordan once swiped Davis Love III's driver and broke the head off
Michael Jordan, in a way, can take credit for Davis Love III's driving success for much of the 1980s and 90s. With this week's PGA...

Report: Marlins owner agrees to sell team to Jeter and Jordan group
Michael Jordan is one step closer to becoming a part-owner of an MLB team. Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has reportedly agreed to sell the franchise...

Photos: Michael Jordan, Sam Perkins spend a day on the UNC campus in Oct. 1983
In Nov. 1983, Sports Illustrated's Curry Kirkpatrick wrote a cover story about Michael Jordan and Sam Perkins, who at the time were stars of the...

50 Most Amazing College Campuses of 2017: 27. UNC-Chapel Hill
When we think of UNC we all think of the Dean Dome, the baby blue jerseys, and of course Michael Jordan but there’s much more...

Mitch Trubisky says he’d take LeBron James over Michael Jordan
Chicago Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky turned some heads when he answered the question of who he would take, LeBron James or Michael Jordan. His response?...

How Michael Jordan became a golfer
Michael Jordan was a junior at the University of North Carolina in 1984 when he posed the question to his roommate Buzz Peterson, who was...

The 50 Greatest Black Athletes: No. 1 - Michael Jordan
What does it take to be deemed the greatest of all time? A perfect combination of dominance, impact and inspiration — which Michael Jordan has...

Meet The Jumpman
For decades, the No. 23 has been synonymous with Michael Jordan, prompting millions of athletes to don the number in his honor. Cayson Collins, No...

Video: UNC football ready to Take Flight in Jordan Brand
North Carolina football unveiled its new Jordan Brand uniforms Saturday. The program hopes the partnership with Michael Jordan's namesake brand will help the program reach...

North Carolina partners with Michael Jordan, unveils Jumpman uniforms
The Tar Heels are up to something. North Carolina unveiled the new Jordan Brand uniforms it will sport during the 2017 season Saturday at its...

Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen Reunite on Basketball Court at MJ's Flight School
Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were back on the court together—at least temporarily. The former Chicago Bulls stars took to the floor at Jordan's Flight...

Inside the Playbook: UNC basketball and the pinch post
Those Phil Jackson-coached Chicago Bulls teams of the 1990s were exceptional at utilizing the pinch post. The offense of Tex Winters emphasized that geography of...

Larry Fedora on The Ryen Russillo Show
College football coaches are visiting ESPN headquarters this week and Monday was UNC head man Larry Fedora's turn. Fedora sat down on The Ryen Russillo...

The Michael Jordan stat you never knew
This space was meant for a column about the 25th anniversary of the 1992 USA Basketball Dream Team. But I stumbled across a statistic I...

Michael Jordan's Former Teammates on How MJ Would've Handled the Modern-Day NBA
Michael Jordan's infamous competitive drive made him the GOAT then—and would do the same in today's LeBron James- and Steph Curry-dominated NBA. "He would somehow...

North Carolina's Jordan football cleats are awesome
North Carolina football’s new Jumpman branding agreement is already paying dividends. The team’s equipment Twitter account released pictures of the cleats Tar Heels players will...

Former Gatorade exec auctioning off Michael Jordan items
Many of the Michael Jordan memorabilia items Bill Schmidt collected over the years "sat in the back of my mind and my attic," he said...

Michael Jordan part of ownership group interested in buying Marlins
While the MLB world descends on Miami for All-Star Game festivities, a few big names are part of an ownership group ready to lock down...

Buzz, Michael and Davis: Longtime friends share weekend headlines
Buzz Peterson, Michael Jordan, and Davis Love, close friends since their days together at UNC, were back in the headlines-on the same day no less...

UNC has impressive young alumni in a variety of fields
Andy Griffith, Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm — need I name more? UNC is home to some amazing people who have made their mark following graduation...

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