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Name:Michael Jordan
Hometown:Wilmington, NC
High School:Laney
Born:February 17, 1963 (57)
Height/Weight:6-6, 195
Position:G/F
Notes:UNC 1982 NCAA Champion, Olympic Gold Medalist, 6x NBA Champion, Basketball Hall of Fame, G.O.A.T., 1981 McDonald's All-American
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Michael Jordan, Jordan Brand to donate $100 million to social justice initiatives
Today, we are announcing that Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand will donate $100 million over the next 10 years to organizations dedicated to ensuring racial...

Lakers’ Danny Green shares his views on Michael Jordan’s toughness
Michael Jordan had his own way of motivating his teammates and pushing them to be better players. It involved lots of trash talking and even...

Top 30 UNC Basketball Teams Of All-Time: No. 26 - 1982-83
The year after winning the 1982 national title and the season before what was almost the best team in North Carolina history stands the 1982-83...

Jordan's Blazing 4.36-second 40-Yard Dash Shocked Roy Williams
In a recent interview with Inside the Green Room with Danny Green, UNC head coach Roy Williams, who was an assistant when Michael Jordan was...

Jordan's Call Gave UNC's Scott Williams a Shot with the Bulls
Scott Williams, one of UNC’s best big men under Dean Smith, developed a rare connection with Michael Jordan. Williams, who was once recruited by Jordan...

Michael Jordan says he is 'deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry' about George Floyd's death
Michael Jordan on Sunday sent his condolences to the family of George Floyd and shared his support for protesters fighting for justice. "I am deeply...

Cavs legend Brad Daugherty prefers NASCAR over ‘The Last Dance’
Former UNC and Cleveland Cavaliers star Brad Daugherty has not watched The Last Dance. “I haven’t watched one peep of it,” Daugherty said of the...

How 'Jordan Jamming' became an internet sensation after 'The Last Dance' finale
Jared Gaon knew the clip had potential the moment he saw it. Sitting in his parents' New Jersey home, Gaon was watching Episode 10 of...

Chapel Hill hotel creates replica of Michael Jordan's Granville Towers room
Gatorade launched its “Be like Mike” advertising campaign in 1991 in an attempt to convince aspiring athletes and consumers they could be like basketball legend...

Lawrence Taylor on Gambling, Golf, Competition, & Michael Jordan
Two of the best to ever play their respective sports both went to school at UNC. Of course, it's Michael Jordan in basketball, the best...


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