“Michael Jordan and I weren’t enemies but if you come in my way, I’ll knock your nose off”: Clyde Drexler broke down his rivalry with Bulls legend

Clyde Drexler talked about how he felt about his rivalry with Michael Jordan during the 1990s and how competitive they were.  Michael Jordan never exactly had a direct competitor who truly rivaled his status as the most dominant player in…

“Clyde Drexler was a threat, but I took offense to being compared to him!”: When Michael Jordan revealed his motivation behind obliterating the Blazers in 1992 Finals

The 90s was an era that was simply dominated by Michael Jordan. However, this came at the cost of star players like Clyde Drexler. Drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers as the 14th overall pick in the 1983 draft, Clyde…

“Just 4 points short of forcing Michael Jordan to his only Game 7”: When Clyde Drexler and Co almost did what no else could ever do to the Bulls

The 1992 Portland Trail Blazers were some of the best NBA teams that never won a championship, but the toughest opponents of Michael Jordan do not get as much respect. “Michael Jordan doesn’t play Game 7” is one savage line…

“Clyde Drexler, you’ve got two left shoes and I just kicked your a**”: When Michael Jordan was extra feisty against The Glide during practice for the 1992 Olympics

Competitive spirit and Michael Jordan could be called synonyms because one did not exist without the other. Throughout his career, Michael Jordan was one thing – hyper-focused on being the best NBA athlete ever. At the end of his third…

“I took offense to me being compared to Clyde Drexler”: When Michael Jordan couldn’t stand the comparisons between himself and the Blazers guard

Michael Jordan was not a fan of the constant comparisons between himself and Clyde Drexler as he claims to have taken offense to them.  Michael Jordan had to go through quite the gauntlet to finally establish himself as the man…

“Everybody was waiting for Magic Johnson to die”: Clyde Drexler had a grim take on the Lakers legend contracting HIV and playing for the Dream Team

Clyde Drexler very shockingly said that ‘everybody’ was waiting for Magic Johnson to die after news broke of him contracting HIV.  Magic Johnson accomplished more than what most NBA players could only dream of in the 12 years he spent…

“Michael Jordan was actually easier to guard than Reggie Miller and Clyde Drexler”: John Starks’ shocking reasons why he had an easier time guarding the Bulls legend

John Starks called Michael Jordan “one of the only guys in the league who had no weaknesses in his game” and, yet, called him easier to defend than Reggie Miller and Clyde Drexler. There is no other player who is…

“Michael Jordan wanted to humiliate Clyde Drexler”: NBA Insider reveals how the Bulls legend tormented his rival during Dream Team scrimmages

NBA Insider reveals a time when Michael Jordan made life hell for Clyde Drexler while they were on the 1992 Dream Team   Michael Jordan may have been the most dominant in the NBA during his time. But, he sure…

“Clyde Drexler doesn’t know how to play the game”: Michael Jordan once gave a backhanded compliment to this Blazers legend and Team USA teammate

Michael Jordan once admitted to his teammates that Blazers legend and NBA champion Clyde Drexler was just as good as him. Michael Jordan is known to many as the greatest hooper to ever lace up. During the early parts of…

“I’m gonna tear up Clyde Drexler tomorrow”: When Michael Jordan followed through on his words to Magic Johnson and scored 6 3-pointers by halftime in the 1992 NBA Finals

We’ve all heard the story of how Michael Jordan famously shrugged after making 6 3-pointers in the 1992 NBA Finals. Magic Johnson gives us an inside track. Michael Jordan had become the predominant force in the NBA by the early…