“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,…