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Michael Jordan's greatest moments as a North Carolina Tar Heel
The Flu Game. The Shot. The Dream Team. When it comes to Michael Jordan's illustrious professional basketball career, those phrases need no further explanation. But...

Video: "I Was Better Than Michael Jordan, For About 3 Weeks" - James Worthy at UNC
James Worthy shares his early impressions of Michael Jordan at UNC, helping to recruit Jordan to North Carolina and being blown away by his abilities...

The Greatest Game Never Played
The made-for-TV court at Caesars Palace could have been empty except for one basketball and two of the game's most illustrious players ever. They would...

How Michael Jordan is quietly taking over the NBA once again
Almost seven years after he became owner of the Charlotte Hornets, Michael Jordan is flexing his muscle — and putting his stamp on the NBA...

How the greatest NBA All-Star Weekend ever made Michael Jordan a superstar
As the NBA's superstars prepare for their annual late-winter break, we're taking a look back at the greatest All-Star Weekend in NBA history. Whether you...

When Michael Jordan made his NBA debut in Peoria, Illinois
Michael Jordan made his professional debut Oct. 5, 1984, at what now is called Carver Arena. He had a team-high 18 points as the Bulls...

Michael Jordan's 50 Sports Illustrated Covers
In recognition of Michael Jordan's 54th birthday on Friday, here are all 50 of his Sports Illustrated covers spanning 30 years from his days at...

Michael Jordan helps make peace between Charles Oakley, Knicks owner Jim Dolan
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver enlisted the aid of Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan to make peace between former NBA star Charles Oakley and New York...

UNC Football 2017 Signing Day Updates
National Signing Day live updates for UNC's 2017 football recruiting class as undecided recruits make their final decisions, Letters of Intent roll in, and the...

Audio: Roy Williams Interview with Evan Daniels
UNC basketball coach Roy Williams stops by for an exclusive interview with Evan Daniels. Williams discusses the start to his college coaching career and the...

Jordan Brand Honors Coach Roy Williams’ 800 Career Wins
Roy Williams’ celebrated his 800th career win Monday night with an 85-68 victory over Syracuse. To celebrate the occasion, Jordan Brand gifted the University of...

Video: Joel Berry & Justin Jackson - UNC Basketball's Next Dynamic Duo?
Joel Berry II and Justin Jackson have their sites set on joining a group that includes Michael Jordan, James Worthy, Antawn Jamison and Vince Carter...

Kevin Knox Selected for McDonald's All-American Game
The McDonald's All-American Game has long served as the top event on high school recruits' basketball calendars, when 24 of the top players from across...

Why Michael Jordan Still Dominates The Basketball Shoe Market
Charlotte Hornets owner and NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan has not played in the NBA since 2003. But the billionarie's basketball shoes are still...

Michael Jordan lauded by both sides for role in NBA labor talks
With the two sides tentatively reaching an amicable new NBA collective-bargaining agreement well in advance of any serious rancor, rhetoric or actual repercussions, Michael Jordan...

Best individual performances in UK-UNC history
James Worthy (26 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists) - Dec. 26, 1981 It's almost easy to forget just how good James Worthy was but it's...

The untold story of the shoe wars: Michael Jordan's influence on design
A basketball shoe revolution began in 1984 with Nike’s explosively popular Air Jordan product line, and it was driven by an odd combination of the...

Michael Jordan Heads The Highest-Paid Athletes Of All-Time With $1.7 Billion
Arnold Palmer and IMG founder Mark McCormack’s marketing work in the 1960s and 1970s laid the foundation for the greatest product pitchman of his time,...

President Obama Wants to Be Like Mike
An under-appreciated part of President Obama's final Medal of Freedom ceremony was how amped he was to stand next to Michael Jordan. Yeah, he's impressed...

Isiah Thomas held up a Crying Jordan head during Indiana's win over North Carolina
No. 13 Indiana defeated No. 3 North Carolina on Wednesday night, and in the process IU alum Isiah Thomas got revenge on Michael Jordan. Yes,...

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