“Michael Jordan led the Bulls to the top seed in the eastern conference despite Scottie Pippen missing 38 games”: The Bulls would 3-peat for the second time notwithstanding the several controversy’s surrounding the team

NBA legend Michael Jordan led the Chicago Bulls to the first seed in the eastern conference despite Scottie Pippen missing 38 games during the 1997-98 season. Perhaps one of the greatest to ever play the sport, Michael Jordan was a…

“The Bulls are going to win a 7th title to wipe out the other six”: When Jerry Krause told Metta World Peace about claiming another title right after Michael Jordan’s departure

Jerry Krause told Metta World Peace that he wanted to claim a 7th title to help him wipe out the 6 that Michael Jordan and company won.  There’s no question that players make the league. GMs can do all the scouting they want…

“For Michael Jordan, it was about the way Jerry Krause said it”: When the Bulls legend began distrusting and detesting his GM ahead of his 63 points vs Celtics in 1986

Michael Jordan first began having disagreements with Jerry Krause in his second NBA season, shortly after Krause became the Bulls’ GM. When Michael Jordan came into the NBA, Larry Bird was the best player in the world while Magic Johnson…

“Michael Jordan wanted UNC teammate Joe Wolf”: Jerry Krause drafted Scottie Pippen and Horace Grant despite MJ’s wishes in 1987

Jerry Krause trusted his better judgement to draft Scottie Pippen and Horace Grant in 1987, despite Michael Jordan insisting on Joe Wolf. The Chicago Bulls became a team with dynasty potential in this very draft. The likes of Reggie Miller,…