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1. Listening to Indiana's Paul George, I thought about the Cavs of the late 1980s and early 1990s. George and the Pacers have been eliminated four times when facing a team with LeBron James.
Craig Hodges' revealing new book exposes the way the former Chicago Bulls shooting guard attempted to get Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson to speak out about Black oppression. At the start of the 1991 NBA Finals, Hodges revealed in "Long Shot: The ...
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has been compared to the legendary Michael Jordan in a variety of ways. One thing the duo definitely has in common is in their ability to take care of all other contenders when it comes to the Eastern Conference ...
Michael Jordan, the legendary NBA star, has finally established his rights in his Chinese name after 5 years of intensive administrative and appeal proceedings in China.
Jordan Brand will commemorate Michael Jordan's final, triumphant season as a Chicago Bull with a pack sneaker release this summer featuring the shoes he wore while securing his sixth ring.
Red-hot star Michael B. Jordan is reported to be starring in a classic dystopian sci-fi tale. Edward Berthelot/Getty Images. "It was a pleasure to burn..." So begins "Fahrenheit 451", the classic dystopian sci-fi novel by Ray Bradbury. HBO will have ...
LeBron James on Thursday moved up to No. 3 all-time in NBA playoff scoring and could pass both Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Michael Jordan to take over No. 1 spot later during the 2017 playoffs. James would need to score about 25 points a game for 13 ...
Per Donald McRae of the Guardian, Hodges wrote in his new book he wanted Jordan and Johnson to sit out Game 1 in response to Rodney King being beaten by members of the Los Angeles police Department a few months earlier.
The stories about Michael Jordan's competitive myopia have reached mythological status over the years, and it wasn't just reserved for his opponents.
"Meeting Michael Jordan, being able to pick Ray Allen's brain, so many things here contribute to my motivation and wanting to give my all to this game.
Horace Grant is an NBA champion and has the disctinction of having one of the purest fall-away jumper for a power forward. Appearing on Scoop B Radio on ...
Q: Justin Jackson of the Tar Heels declared for the NBA Draft. He's the ACC Player of the Year. How many times has a Carolina player been the No.
Still, Ball's most mind-boggling gem was easily when he said that back in his heyday he "would kill Michael Jordan one-on-one.
Comedian and performer Charlie Murphy died on Wednesday at the age of 57. The older brother of Eddie Murphy, Charlie had leukemia and was undergoing chemotherapy.
While there, Barkley addressed an array of topics including his view on United States President Donald Trump, why he wore a burgundy suit in the 1984 NBA ...
Tebow is one home run away from the total Michael Jordan put up in 1994 for the Birmingham Barons, the Double-A affiliate of the White Sox.
Mike Royko, son of a tavern owner and champion of the underdog, reigned for 34 years as the best newspaper columnist in the world.
When it comes to playing time, stop the Michael Jordan comparisons back to an era when the NBA thought very differently about the minutes it put on its superstars.
Daniel Andre Green has appealed for a new trial after he was convicted of killing Michael Jordan's father, James Jordan, in 1993.
"You know what, LeBron's doing one thing that I always said that Michael Jordan never did," Rodman said. "He never rested.
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 12: Michael Jordan #23 of the Chicago Bulls walks off the court following Game Five of the 1998 NBA Finals played on June 12, 1998 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.
It is here that the 29-year-old Heisman Trophy quarterback-turned-outfielder is being questioned for doing what Michael Jordan did in 1993-94, when he pursued a baseball career between his six NBA titles. It is here that TebowMania has begun only a few ...
LUMBERTON - One of the men in prison for the murder of basketball star Michael Jordan's father says he is owed a new trial due to juror and law enforcement misconduct.
When Michael Jordan retired in 1994 to play baseball, the game of basketball was in need of a new face. The players with the best chance to assume that role were Grant Hill and Penny Hardaway.
But the highlight is a story Butler told from his time covering the Dream Team at the 1992 Olympics, and it involves Christian Laettner defeating Michael Jordan at ping pong. You can probably guess how that eventually turned out for Laettner, but we'll ...
When asked by 107.5/1070 The Fan's Michael Grady about the homecoming, the mercurial guard compared it to "Michael Jordan coming back to play in the NBA." Let's hope we was joking. Stephenson, who has played two minutes in the last three-plus ...
Saturday's "Royal" Air Jordan 1 is among the weekend's most anticipated releases. Before the drop, Nike helped bring fans up to speed on the origins of the classic black-and-royal-blue colorway.
2:45 | NBA. Why Michael Jordan decision to skip White House visit in 1991 was forgotten. Share. Former Chicago Bulls guard Craig Hodges shares whether Michael Jordan would have been more outspoken about social issues if he played today.
RIDGEFIELD, Wash. - NBA legend Michael Jordan is bringing his signature steak house restaurant to the new ilani Resort and Casino in Ridgefield.
LaVar Ball's quest to build the biggest sports empire in the world continues, as the outspoken father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball focused on Michael Jordan during an appearance on FS1's Undisputed. Speaking to Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe, Ball let the ...
Sharpen your knives: His Airness is about to arrive. The Michael Jordan's Steakhouse chainlet is opening a restaurant in the forthcoming Ilani Casino in April 2017, according to a press release.
It should surprise no one that Michael Jordan plays for obscene amounts of money on the golf course. The retired basketball legend is regarded as one of sport's ultimate competitors, he was known to make late-night casino trips ahead of NBA playoff ...
Only six players in NBA history have scored 70 or more points in a game: Wilt Chamberlain (six times!), Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, David Robinson, Elgin Baylor - and now Devin Booker.
2 Chainz Talks Ewing Athletics Collaboration. The Atlanta rapper on his new Ewing sneakers, and why he's a fan of everyone from Michael Jordan to Lonzo Ball. March 24, 2017 By Abe Schwadron. "First of all, you've got to know I'm a sports fan, so I saw No.
Salt Lake City - This week, John Stockton spent over an hour with media in celebration of the 1996-97 Utah Jazz season, when the team first qualified for the NBA Finals and had its winningest season ever.
From Fowler's account, it appears Ball may have even spent time in the same locker room as Bill Goldberg, who is better known for his role as "Goldberg" in the WWE Universe.
When wondering how I might die one day, the image typically involves my body being swallowed up by a mountain of empty pizza boxes or fast-food wrappers.
Michael Jordan often bet six-figure sums during his golf matches, at least according to his long-time pal Charles Barkley. Barkley said Jordan once bet $300,000 on a single putt, and hundred-thousand-dollar games were common-place with M.J.
Clifford is of the same belief, and he has the backing of his legendary owner (Michael Jordan) and associate head coach (Patrick Ewing).
James is only 32, and yet he has already surpassed Michael Jordan in terms of minutes played in their entire careers, including the playoffs.
Another of Michael Jordan's non-Bulls appearances will inspire a retro sneaker. For this pair, his time in the Air Jordan 2 while playing collegiate throwback games in the late 1980s informs a 2017 release.
This Week in History: Michael Jordan Returns. Michael Jordan returns to the NBA after a 17-month retirement. This Week In History.
Cleveland, Ohio -- At Deshaun Watson's Pro Day Thursday, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney explained why he compared his star quarterback to Michael Jordan at the Senior Bowl in January when asked about the Browns taking Watson at No. 1. "Some of ...
The rest of the NBA is starting to take notice of Kawhi Leonard's greatness. Alvin Gentry, head coach of the New Orleans Pelicans, recently made his own comparison.
The University of Connecticut women's basketball team - winners of 107 consecutive games - steam-rolled USF on Monday night to win the AAC Tournament Championship and clinch yet another AAC crown.
Nowitzki is the sixth player to join the 30,000-point club, including Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Kobe Bryant and Wilt Chamberlain.
It appears Michael Jordan will be taking to the air in style. According to ESPN's Darren Rovell and the steel Works Unlimited Instagram page , the basketball ...
As if it wasn't bad enough being the face of the "Crying Jordan" meme, now after basketball legend Michael Jordan gave a speech to UNC fans and ended it by saying "The ceiling is the roof!
"You don't want to say Michael Jordan," New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry said on Sunday, according to the San Antonio Express-News' Jeff McDonald, "but it is that type of situation where you have a really, really good offensive player and a tremendous ...
We're loving Allen Iverson recounting the time he put down a crossover on Michael Jordan. Better A.I. moment: Lue stepover or MJ crossover?


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