“Michael Jordan averaged 11.4 assists in the 1991 Finals against Magic Johnson’s Showtime Lakers”: NBA Twitter busts the myth of the Chicago Bulls GOAT being “only a scorer”

Despite being one of the GOAT, Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan is often criticized for only being a scorer by his naysayers. Michael Jordan is one of the most iconic figures in sporting history. Because of his freakish athleticism, two-way…

“We thought Michael Jordan had altitude sickness”: The Flu Game as revealed by Chicago Bulls’ team physician from 1997 NBA Finals

There is no better performer when the stakes are at their highest on the grandest basketball stages of all than Michael Jordan. His Airness has six Finals MVP awards to show for it. Nothing and I mean players or circumstances…

“I take great pride in beating Michael Jordan and the 72-10 Bulls!”: Hornets legend Rex Chapman recalls his HUGE game against MJ and the Chicago Bulls back in 1996

There are very few players who get to say they got one over Michael Jordan. In 1996, Rex Chapman was one of them, torching the 72-10 Bulls! The 1990s were completely dominated by Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls. Bar…

“Scottie Pippen sued media outlets for $10 million… and lost!”: When the Chicago Bulls legend hit back at the media for claiming he had burnt through $120 million net earnings

Scottie Pippen was underpaid almost his whole career – but he still did manage to make a decent living out of his time in the NBA. 120 million is not a number to be scoffed at in any context –…

”Take that s*it off the windows”: When Charles Barkley told Chicago Bulls fans to stop celebrating after he delayed Michael Jordan from winning his third NBA Championship

In 1993, the Chicago Bulls were closing in on their third ring. However, Charles Barkley had other plans and took Game 5 away from them! Charles Barkley was one of the most dominant superstars in NBA history. Drafted in 1984,…

“The Lakers almost traded Kobe Bryant for Grant Hill!”: When Phil Jackson had to do a double-take after just arriving from the Chicago Bulls

The Los Angeles Lakers almost traded Kobe Bryant for Grant Hill! Yes, Phil Jackson and the Mamba did not start off on great terms! The Lakers are one of the greatest dynasties in Basketball. They have won 17 championships and…

“Michael Jordan kickstarted his $1.6b empire with a humble $250k contract”: When David Falk marketed his Chicago Bulls client like he was the next Boris Becker or Stan Smith

Michael Jordan did not have the business acumen when he was a fresh-faced kid in college – His agent taught him the killer instinct. Michael Jordan began life as a simple guy with ambitions to be in the league –…

“Michael Jordan hypnotised fans to forget about his Wizards career”: When Rachel Nichols forgot that ‘The Last Dance’ was about the Chicago Bulls

Much like Shannon Sharpe and Nick Wright, Rachel Nichols is also a LeBron James lifer, she sometimes even tried attacking Michael Jordan ‘s legacy for the King. Everyone working in sports media has favorite players towards whom they are partial,…

“Michael Jordan lost and scored only 16 points when he debuted the Air Jordan 1s”: When the Chicago Bulls rookie’s signature shoe launch was a disaster 

Michael Jordan’s Air Jordan 1s are the most iconic basketball shoes in history but all was not smooth sailing when the shoe first debuted.  Michael Jordan has rarely ever faltered when trying something new. Whether it is an entrepreneurial venture…

“Michael Jordan once scammed $4100 from the Chicago Bulls security guards!”: When His Airness used loopholes and his Jumpman logo to win bets  

Michael Jordan loved putting his money on the line. So much that he used to find loopholes in the arena jumbotron to scam security guards!   Michael Jordan was and is a betting man. He loves putting down the chips and…