“I think if Scottie was not to return that might have an impact on Michael’s decision”: Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf’s candid confession amid the 1998 Finals

In an interview during the 1998 NBA Finals, Chicago Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf addressed rumors of the dynasty coming to an end, shedding light on Scottie Pippen and Michael Jordan’s future with the franchise. The 1997-98 season was a bitter-sweet…

“Michael Jordan And Jerry Reinsdorf Will Be Co-Presenters For Toni Kukoc’s Hall Of Fame Induction”: Former Bulls Will Squash Their Differences To Support Kukoc On His Big Night

Michael Jordan and Jery Reinsdorf will temporarily put their differences aside to be co-presenters at Toni Kukoc’s Hall of Fame induction. Jordan and Reinsdorf were never on the best of terms during Jordan’s tenure with the Chicago Bulls as the…

“The Bulls Hoped Michael Jordan Would Stay Out so they’d have a better shot at the lottery”: David Letterman Questions Chicago’s Sketchy Management Practices Regarding NBA GOAT’s playing time

Michael Jordan was really good at basketball, maybe even too good. The Bulls may have wanted Jordan to sit out to secure better lottery odds in the NBA draft. Jordan hasn’t missed much time during his NBA career, but in…