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The Jordan X Converse Pack Is Inspired By MJ’s “Love Of The Game” Contract Clause
Michael Jordan’s first professional contract with the Chicago Bulls came with the legendary ‘Love of the Game‘ clause. It allowed Mike to play basketball in...

Audio: Bubba Cunningham on Michael Jordan: “It means an awful lot when he shows up”
UNC athletics director Bubba Cunningham joined the David Glenn Show this week to discuss a myriad of topics. Cunningham went over where the institution stands...

Olympic jersey believed to have been worn by Michael Jordan sells for $273,904
A jersey believed to have been worn by Michael Jordan at the 1984 Olympics was sold Thursday for $273,904, a record price paid for a...

19 years ago, Michael Jordan ended the Bulls’ dynasty with “The Last Shot”
June 14, 1998: the day Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls completed one of the greatest stretches in history of basketball. With the Bulls trailing...

UNC Basketball: Jordan Brand/Converse ‘Alumni Pack’ set to release soon
Jordan Brand and Converse are teaming up to release a special pack of shoes that pay homage to Michael Jordan’s time at the University of...

Michael Jordan’s Shoe Earnings From 2016 Were More Than LeBron, Durant, And Kobe Combined
While all of that is nice, and LeBron made just as much from shoes as he did from hoops last year, no one is even...

A pair of game-worn Michael Jordan sneakers sold for $190,372
The Converse sneakers Michael Jordan wore in the gold medal game of the 1984 Olympics against Spain sold at auction for $190,372.80. The shoes, which...

Michael Jordan’s ‘flu game’ is still unforgettable 20 years later
There is no shortage of unforgettable moments from Michael Jordan’s career, but one of the most indelible images occurred 20 years ago today – Jordan...

Re-live Michael Jordan's legendary 'flu game' on its 20th anniversary
It wasn’t Michael Jordan’s best performance. Probably not even in his top-10. But it may have been his most memorable one. Back on June 11,...

On this day in NBA Finals history: Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’
The image of Scottie Pippen holding up a physically drained Michael Jordan is unforgettable, no matter how many times you’ve seen it. It represents June...

Bidding on Michael Jordan’s ‘84 Olympics shoes now at record $144k
Michael Jordan’s shoes from the 1984 Olympics are being auctioned, and with two more days to go, they’ve already set the world record for a...

Kwame Brown says Michael Jordan never used homophobic slur or made him cry
When former No. 1 overall NBA Draft pick Kwame Brown's name is brought up by NBA fans, it's usually followed by snickers and tales of...

Flashback: Michael Jordan Hits 1991 Switch Between Hands Layup
26 years ago, Michael Jordan pulled off one of the most memorable plays in NBA history. The sequence took place in Game 2 of the...

25 years ago, Michael Jordan dropped 35 points in one half during the 1992 NBA Finals
Believe it or not, there was a hot debate before Game 1 of the 1992 NBA Finals between Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls and...

Video: Michael Jordan UNC Highlights Narrated by Dean Smith
Watch some of Michael Jordan's best plays during his 1983-1984 National Player of the Year season at North Carolina. Dean Smith and Woody Durham narrate...

Chansky’s Notebook: MJ’s Still My Man
LeBron James is the best all-around player in the game today. But he is no Michael Jordan because he doesn’t finish like Michael, who made...

November 29, 1982: Frank Deford's Sports Illustrated article on Dean Smith
Most everybody assumed that the ball would go to James Worthy or Sam Perkins, but Dean Smith figured that Georgetown would try to deny the...

Video: Michael Jordan Archives - Hidden Gem Dunk at UNC
Michael Jordan, one of the most dominant players in NBA history, and former Tar Heel, he had a flair for greatness when drove to the...

Michael Jordan's Sneakers from the 1984 Gold Medal Game Hit the Auction Block
Due to his longtime partnership with the brand, it's not often that one comes across non-Nike Michael Jordan sneaker memorabilia. However, collectors now have the...

May 11, 1998: Behind-the-scenes with Jordan's Bulls during their last title run
Michael Jordan is so brilliant, it hurts the eyes. He was unguardable in the air as a young man, and he is just as unguardable...

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