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#Michael Jordan

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Michael Jordan buys NASCAR team, Bubba Wallace to be driver
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Michael Jordan buys NASCAR team, Bubba Wallace to be driver

Sep 22nd 2020, 1:52 PM 6,520 Views 2 Comments

The former basketball star also owns the Charlotte Hornets NBA team.

# michael-jordan - Friday 14 August, 2020

Michael Jordan sneakers fetch record-breaking price of $615,000 at auction
# His Airness
# His Airness

Michael Jordan sneakers fetch record-breaking price of $615,000 at auction

Aug 14th 2020, 9:46 AM 5,668 Views 4 Comments

The Chicago Bulls icon wore the shoes in a game where he dunked the ball so hard it shattered the glass backboard.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Iconic Michael Jordan sneakers set to fetch whopping record price at auction
# Air Jordan
# Air Jordan

Iconic Michael Jordan sneakers set to fetch whopping record price at auction

Jul 30th 2020, 10:37 AM 8,960 Views 3 Comments

A piece of glass is still lodged in the sole of the left shoe after he dunked so hard it smashed the backboard.

# michael-jordan - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Michael Jordan and Jordan brand pledge $100m in fight for racial equality
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Michael Jordan and Jordan brand pledge $100m in fight for racial equality

Jun 6th 2020, 9:33 AM 7,544 Views 10 Comments

Basketball great ‘committed to protecting and improving the lives of Black people’.

# michael-jordan - Monday 1 June, 2020

'We have had enough' - Jordan among sports stars calling for justice over George Floyd death
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'We have had enough' - Jordan among sports stars calling for justice over George Floyd death

Jun 1st 2020, 11:38 AM 7,567 Views 14 Comments

Lewis Hamilton also slammed Formula One for failing to speak out against racism.

# michael-jordan - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

'It was tough leaving Leinster but it was definitely the right decision'
# New Deal
# New Deal

'It was tough leaving Leinster but it was definitely the right decision'

May 20th 2020, 4:06 PM 9,409 Views 11 Comments

Jordi Murphy has signed a new two-contract to keep him at Ulster until 2022 at least.

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary
# Criticism
# Criticism

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary

May 20th 2020, 12:07 PM 50,681 Views 46 Comments

Horace Grant claims the documentary was edited to present his former team-mate in a favorable light.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

'Maybe I suppressed a laugh that it took 30 years for Jordan to say, 'Ok, I was a jerk, but who cares?'
# BTL
# BTL

'Maybe I suppressed a laugh that it took 30 years for Jordan to say, 'Ok, I was a jerk, but who cares?'

May 19th 2020, 7:00 AM 49,293 Views 24 Comments

Sam Smith, author of the controversial Jordan Rules, is our guest on this week’s Behind the Lines.

# michael-jordan - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Have we already witnessed Cluxton's Last Dance?
# Doomsday Scenario
# Doomsday Scenario

Have we already witnessed Cluxton's Last Dance?

May 17th 2020, 7:00 AM 31,775 Views 62 Comments

Stephen Cluxton and Michael Jordan are from two different sports and eras, but they share the insatiable hunger all the great athletes possess.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

TV Wrap - In The Last Dance, Jordan's political silence is another emblem of the 1990s
# On The Box
# On The Box

TV Wrap - In The Last Dance, Jordan's political silence is another emblem of the 1990s

May 5th 2020, 5:23 PM 23,018 Views 38 Comments

Were he playing the game today, Jordan might not be afforded the chance to stay silent and say that “Republicans buy sneakers too”.

# michael-jordan - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know the career of Michael Jordan?
# The Last Dance
# The Last Dance

Quiz: How well do you know the career of Michael Jordan?

Apr 22nd 2020, 6:01 PM 9,477 Views 10 Comments

Jordan’s career is the focus of the eagerly-awaited ‘The Last Dance’ series that landed this week.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

This documentary on Michael Jordan and the Bulls looks good - and it's coming sooner than expected
# The Last Dance
# The Last Dance

This documentary on Michael Jordan and the Bulls looks good - and it's coming sooner than expected

Mar 31st 2020, 3:23 PM 5,795 Views 2 Comments

‘The Last Dance’ will be available on Netflix from 20 April.

# michael-jordan - Monday 24 February, 2020

Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant
# Memorial
# Memorial

Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant

Feb 24th 2020, 10:51 PM 4,409 Views 0 Comments

Shaquille O’Neal also spoke while Beyonce performed at a memorial event held at the Staples Centre.

# michael-jordan - Saturday 15 February, 2020

'I don't think it was me' - NBA rookie breaks backboard of the net after powerful dunk
# Nothing But Net
# Nothing But Net

'I don't think it was me' - NBA rookie breaks backboard of the net after powerful dunk

Feb 15th 2020, 1:03 PM 14,210 Views 0 Comments

The rim was left askew after the New Orleans Pelicans player threw down a pass.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Steph Curry 'not a Hall of Famer yet,' insists Jordan
# No Dice
# No Dice

Steph Curry 'not a Hall of Famer yet,' insists Jordan

Oct 22nd 2019, 9:20 PM 5,066 Views 3 Comments

The three-time NBA champion is not quite good enough yet according to the Chicago Bulls legend.

# michael-jordan - Friday 19 April, 2019

Michael Jordan says Tiger's comeback is 'the greatest I have ever seen'
# Game Recognise Game
# Game Recognise Game

Michael Jordan says Tiger's comeback is 'the greatest I have ever seen'

Apr 19th 2019, 9:47 AM 4,331 Views 9 Comments

‘He’s probably the only person who believed he could get back.’

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Falcao declares ambition to emulate Jordan with career in pro baseball
# Retirement Plan
# Retirement Plan

Falcao declares ambition to emulate Jordan with career in pro baseball

Mar 12th 2019, 2:13 PM 6,532 Views 7 Comments

The Monaco striker has a retirement plan in place.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Legendary LeBron passes Michael Jordan's points tally on historic night
# The King
# The King

Legendary LeBron passes Michael Jordan's points tally on historic night

Mar 7th 2019, 9:36 AM 5,761 Views 2 Comments

LeBron moves fourth in the all-time scorers list behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone and Kobe Bryant.

# michael-jordan - Friday 2 November, 2018

'High need to achieve' - Usain Bolt, Michael Jordan and the quest to switch sports
# Change Of Plan
# Change Of Plan

'High need to achieve' - Usain Bolt, Michael Jordan and the quest to switch sports

Nov 2nd 2018, 7:00 PM 5,397 Views 3 Comments

The 32-year-old Jamaican, who remains the 100m world record holder, was on trial with the Central Coast Mariners.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Michael Jordan advises US Ryder Cup team as Europe recruit Irish impressionist
# Final Preparations
# Final Preparations

Michael Jordan advises US Ryder Cup team as Europe recruit Irish impressionist

Sep 27th 2018, 4:12 PM 14,861 Views 2 Comments

The NBA legend spoke to his compatriots, while Conor Sketches gave Thomas Bjorn’s squad a few laughs.

'It's a lot better having someone you actually get to share it with'
# Awkard
# Awkard

'It's a lot better having someone you actually get to share it with'

Sep 27th 2018, 4:04 PM 8,133 Views 0 Comments

Rickie Fowler talks about that infamous photo from Hazeltine and lessons learned from Michael Jordan.

# michael-jordan - Saturday 9 June, 2018

'They're the two best players I've ever witnessed' - Steve Kerr cannot separate LeBron and Jordan
# Simply The Best
# Simply The Best

'They're the two best players I've ever witnessed' - Steve Kerr cannot separate LeBron and Jordan

Jun 9th 2018, 7:11 PM 7,645 Views 7 Comments

Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Michael Jordan and LeBron James were the best players he had ever seen.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 29 March, 2018

James ties Michael Jordan's double-digit scoring record as Cavs down Hornets
# MVP
# MVP

James ties Michael Jordan's double-digit scoring record as Cavs down Hornets

Mar 29th 2018, 7:48 AM 4,782 Views 2 Comments

LeBron finished with 41 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists last night.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others
# By The Dawn's Early Light
From TheJournal.ie
# By The Dawn's Early Light

Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others

Nov 22nd 2016, 10:31 PM 38,464 Views 107 Comments

They all received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

# michael-jordan - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Happy birthday, Space Jam! Remembering one of the great sports films 20 years on
# Y'all Ready For This?
# Y'all Ready For This?

Happy birthday, Space Jam! Remembering one of the great sports films 20 years on

Nov 20th 2016, 9:00 PM 3,978 Views 5 Comments

Where did the time go?

# michael-jordan - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Thinking again about England in '66, Smith '96 and all the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
# Well Read

Thinking again about England in '66, Smith '96 and all the week's best sportswriting

Jul 31st 2016, 8:30 AM 3,939 Views 1 Comment

Plus, the importance and legacy of The Stone Cold Stunner.

# michael-jordan - Monday 25 July, 2016

'I can no longer stay silent' - Michael Jordan's powerful message on US gun violence
# Anger
# Anger

'I can no longer stay silent' - Michael Jordan's powerful message on US gun violence

Jul 25th 2016, 11:02 PM 13,409 Views 13 Comments

The NBA icon once famously said “Republicans buy sneakers, too” in explaining his reluctance to comment on thorny political issues.

# michael-jordan - Friday 15 April, 2016

The remarkable numbers behind the Golden State Warriors' incredible NBA season
# Stat Attack
# Stat Attack

The remarkable numbers behind the Golden State Warriors' incredible NBA season

Apr 15th 2016, 12:05 AM 5,125 Views 2 Comments

It’s been a record-breaking regular campaign and this just puts everything into context.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Iconic Chicago Bulls team of 1996 set to remain immortal as Warriors face into frantic finale
# Legendary
# Legendary

Iconic Chicago Bulls team of 1996 set to remain immortal as Warriors face into frantic finale

Apr 7th 2016, 4:17 PM 7,012 Views 2 Comments

With four games left in the regular NBA season, Golden State have to win them all to break a 20-year record.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Michael Jordan donates 'millions' to 23 children's charities
# ALTRUISM
# ALTRUISM

Michael Jordan donates 'millions' to 23 children's charities

Dec 15th 2015, 11:25 PM 6,417 Views 3 Comments

“I care deeply about the city of Chicago and have such incredible memories from my years there.”

# michael-jordan - Saturday 7 November, 2015

'I'll never be the same again' - Mourinho hits out at stadium ban
# Promise
# Promise

'I'll never be the same again' - Mourinho hits out at stadium ban

Nov 7th 2015, 12:49 PM 9,590 Views 9 Comments

Chelsea prepare to face Stoke on Saturday without their manager allowed into the ground.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Michael Jordan made more money in 2015 than in his entire NBA career
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Michael Jordan made more money in 2015 than in his entire NBA career

Sep 17th 2015, 9:33 AM 8,855 Views 3 Comments

Not bad for a 52-year-old.

# michael-jordan - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Hold onto your childhood, Space Jam 2 is definitely* happening
# SpaceJames
# SpaceJames

Hold onto your childhood, Space Jam 2 is definitely* happening

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:35 PM 7,633 Views 6 Comments

*Maybe.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Ali's 'Thrilla in Manila' boots and Jordan's backboard among $430,000 worth of US sports merchandise up for auction
# Piece Of History
# Piece Of History

Ali's 'Thrilla in Manila' boots and Jordan's backboard among $430,000 worth of US sports merchandise up for auction

Jul 21st 2015, 4:20 PM 4,711 Views 3 Comments

But Mickey Mantle baseball cards are still the hottest property stateside.

# michael-jordan - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Michael Jordan is selling one of his houses - and has cut the price to $14.8 million
# Air To The Throne
From TheJournal.ie
# Air To The Throne

Michael Jordan is selling one of his houses - and has cut the price to $14.8 million

May 24th 2015, 6:00 PM 26,379 Views 22 Comments

A steal at twice the price.

# michael-jordan - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Here's the perfect 2-word statement Michael Jordan sent out to announce his return to the NBA 20 years ago
# Like Mike
# Like Mike

Here's the perfect 2-word statement Michael Jordan sent out to announce his return to the NBA 20 years ago

Mar 19th 2015, 11:58 AM 9,882 Views 3 Comments

He faxed the statement to reporters.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Michael Jordan just keeps getting richer, he's now a billionaire!
# Baller
# Baller

Michael Jordan just keeps getting richer, he's now a billionaire!

Mar 3rd 2015, 8:08 AM 10,009 Views 2 Comments

Forget the shot, this must be the best moment of his life.

# michael-jordan - Monday 15 December, 2014

'Don't F this up!' Kobe Bryant hit another big milestone with these free throws last night
# Mamba
# Mamba

'Don't F this up!' Kobe Bryant hit another big milestone with these free throws last night

Dec 15th 2014, 4:15 PM 3,409 Views 0 Comments

The all-time points list now reads Jordan: 32,292, Bryant: 32,310.

# michael-jordan - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Michael Jordan really put golfer Keegan Bradley in his place on Twitter earlier
# Trash Talk
# Trash Talk

Michael Jordan really put golfer Keegan Bradley in his place on Twitter earlier

Oct 28th 2014, 9:26 PM 16,675 Views 5 Comments

You come at the king, you best not miss.

# michael-jordan - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

So... it looks like Jose Enrique is now sporting a Hitler moustache
# Bad Facial Hair Day
# Bad Facial Hair Day

So... it looks like Jose Enrique is now sporting a Hitler moustache

Oct 8th 2014, 10:45 AM 6,913 Views 6 Comments

That’s a pretty risky choice, Jose.

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