Category: michael jordan

Michael Jordan took home economics in high school to learn to…

Michael Jordan took home economics in high school to learn to cook because he was worried his big ears would make it hard to find a woman who would want to marry him.

After Michael Jordan dunked over 6-foot-1 guard John Stockton,…

After Michael Jordan dunked over 6-foot-1 guard John Stockton, an angry fan yelled at him to “Pick on someone your own size.” The next play, he dunked over 6-foot-11 Mel Turpin. As he ran back down the floor, Jordan turned to the heckler and said, “Was he big enough?”

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Michael Jordan once tipped a waitress a $5 chip for bringing him…

Michael Jordan once tipped a waitress a $5 chip for bringing him a drink. Wayne Gretzky stopped the waitress, removed the $5 chip, grabbed one of the many $100 chips on Jordan’s side of the table, and gave it to her. Then he said, “That’s how we tip in Las Vegas, Michael.”

The 1992 Olympics U.S. basketball team, the “Dream…

The 1992 Olympics U.S. basketball team, the “Dream Team,” has been called “the most dominant squad ever assembled in any sport.” Magic Johnson said: “l look to my right, there’s Michael Jordan … I look to my left, there’s Charles Barkley or Larry Bird … I didn’t know who to throw the ball to!”

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A Chicago grocery store ran an ad congratulating Michael Jordan…

A Chicago grocery store ran an ad congratulating Michael Jordan on entering the NBA Hall of Fame. Jordan sued the grocery store and won $8.9 million for using his name.