“Spike Lee, you’re the reason Michael Jordan and I went ballistic on the Knicks!”: When Kobe Bryant taunted New York Knicks superfan after dominating at MSG

Kobe Bryant once hilariously blamed Knicks superfan Spike Lee for many of their travails after dropping 61 at Madison Square Garden. During his prime, Kobe Bryant looked like he was scoring for fun. Dropping 81 on the Raptors just months…

“Doug Collins gave me the ball, while Phil Jackson wanted it out of my hands!”: Michael Jordan wasn’t thrilled with Bulls coaching change in 1989

Michael Jordan was not very fond of Phil Jackson’s coaching style, and found it difficult to adjust to his system compared to Doug Collins’. Phil Jackson’s has had the opportunity to coach his fair share of NBA legends. Be it…

“Michael Jordan was given a taste of his own medicine the very next play”: When the Spurs and Bulls superstars went at one another on the defensive end

Tim Duncan wouldn’t let Michael Jordan get away with blocking him as he went at the Bulls legend, blocking him the very next play.  Michael Jordan is one of the greatest perimeter defenders the NBA has ever seen. His lateral…

“I might not have made a comeback if Scottie Pippen was traded away!”: Michael Jordan discusses how his co-star influenced his decision to return to the NBA in 1995

Michael Jordan discusses why Scottie Pippen staying in Chicago was a big factor in his decision to make a comeback in 1995. The Michael Jordan-led Chicago Bulls built one of the most legendary dynasties in league history. It’s rare enough…

“I know Phil Jackson, what kinda guy is Jeff van Gundy?”: How Michael Jordan was swayed by Bulls head coach’s presence instead of Knicks signing him as a 1996 NBA free agent

NBA legend Michael Jordan was about to sign with the New York Knicks, but the presence of Phil Jackson overpowered his potential move. It would not be wrong to say that Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls are synonymous with…

“LeBron James will take it personally like Michael Jordan”: NBA fans react to ESPN ranking Lakers superstar 7th on their MVP ladder for 2021-22 NBA season

According to ESPN’s latest 2021-22 MVP prediction poll, LeBron James ranks seventh on the list that does not include any first-place votes. For the first time in his 19-year old pro basketball career, LeBron James has found himself among so…

“Give me LeBron James and Kevin Durant over Michael Jordan and Shaquille O’Neal”: Analyst Shannon Sharpe doesn’t approve of Toni Kukoc’s opinion on the best duo in NBA history

Undisputed analyst and former NFL player Shannon Sharpe disagrees with Toni Kukoc’s statement about Michael Jordan and Shaquille O’Neal.   One of Croatia’s best export to the United States of America, Toni Kukoc, was recently inducted into the Hall of…

“Grant Hill was supposed to replace Michael Jordan as the face of the NBA”: Isiah Thomas had high expectations of the former Pistons All-Star

Isiah Thomas claimed that the guys in the league, after Michael Jordan’s departure, want Grant Hill to take up the mantle of the ‘it guy’ of the NBA.  Grant Hill was an athlete like no other and proved that he…

“Kobe Bryant has 3 times more name-drops than Michael Jordan!”: How the Lakers legend is a pop culture staple despite his untimely death

NBA legend Kobe Bryant tops the list of NBA players whose names have been dropped the most in songs. The Black Mamba’s mentions are double of any other athlete on the list. Sports personalities being mentioned in music albums are…

“With that arm, Lonzo Ball better have a Michael Jordan-like impact on the team”: NBA Twitter reacts to the newest Bulls star throwing out the first pitch at the White Sox game

New Bulls star Lonzo Ball along with additional signings Alex Caruso, Tony Bradley Jr. and Derrick Jones Jr. threw out the first pitch before the Chicago White Sox game. Even though the Bulls organisation is one of the best dynasties…