“I don’t know about you guys, I’m only packing one suit”: When Michael Jordan declared that there wasn’t going to be a Game 7 against Charles Barkley’s Suns in 1993 Finals

Michael Jordan and the Bulls were getting ready for a Game 6 against the Suns when the GOAT came up with the most psych dialogue of all time. At a certain point of time when we hear a Michael Jordan…

“When Michael Jordan realized his teammates weren’t just moving mannequins for jerseys”: Bulls head coach Phil Jackson instilled the championship mentality in MJ

The 1991 NBA finals are one of the best-remembered finals in the semi-modern era, for many reasons Michael Jordan won his first championship in 1991 – the Chicago Bulls breezed past a strong Lakers team 4-1. Jordan learned two things…

“I would cringe at Michael Jordan berating our teammates”: Scottie Pippen calls himself a better teammate than MJ, slamming the latter’s autocratic methods

Bulls legend Scottie Pippen believes he was a better teammate than Michael Jordan. The former Bulls forward cringed at MJ’s autocratic way of leading the team. Scottie Pippen’s recently released memoir Unguarded has become the synonym for controversies. The book…

“Scottie Pippen was a better teammate than Michael Jordan”: Former Bulls players preferred Pippen’s leadership over Jordan’s autocracy

Scottie Pippen was the most liked player on the Chicago Bulls roster. According to his teammates, Pippen was more encouraging than Michael Jordan. The Chicago Bulls would have never won 6 NBA championships without the contribution of Scottie Pippen. The…

“Fans don’t want to see Michael Jordan foul out of the game”: Former Bulls teammate John Paxson divulges details about NBA officials’ biased stand towards his Airness

Former Chicago Bulls point guard John Paxson reveals why superstar Michael Jordan would get away with fouls during his decorated NBA career. One of the biggest accusations that Michael Jordan faced during his career was the leeway that NBA officials…

“John Paxson, we will go down with no bullets in our holsters”: How Michael Jordan encouraged his Bulls teammates before he shot 100% in Game 2 of the 1991 NBA Finals against the Lakers

After a poor Game 1 performance in the 1991 NBA Finals, Michael Jordan encouraged John Paxson to keep shooting the ball. Paxson went on to shoot 8/8 from the field the next game. In Michael Jordan’s illustrious 15-year career, there…