Articles about Michael Jordan

Former American professional basketball player Michael Jordan was born on February 17, 1963, and is now a businessman. Jordan, who is also the principal owner as well as chairman of the Charlotte Hornets of the NBA (National Basketball Association), played 15 seasons in the NBA. He won over five championships with the Chicago Bulls. He is also the chairman of 23XI Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series. Jordan, who played three seasons in college basketball with Carolina Tar Heels under coach Dean Smith, got associated with the Bulls in 1984 and soon established himself as a league star and became widely known as one of the game’s best defensive players. He was born at Cumberland Hospital in Brooklyn. In 1991, he won his first championship with the Bulls. After his unexpected retirement in 1999, he returned and played two more seasons in the NBA as a member of the Washington Wizards from 2001-2003.

Nike-Michael Jordan deal inspires Ben Affleck, Matt Damon's third collaboration

20 Apr 2022

Entertainment
Nike-Michael Jordan deal inspires Ben Affleck, Matt Damon's third collaboration

After Good Will Hunting (1997) and The Last Duel (2021), actors Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are reuniting for their third movie.

Stephen Curry scripts history, secures his second NBA scoring title

17 May 2021

Sports
Stephen Curry scripts history, secures his second NBA scoring title

Legend Stephen Curry secured his second NBA scoring title with 46 points in the Golden State Warriors' 113-101 win over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Michael Jordan's famous Air Jordan sold for $152,000 at auction

13 May 2021

Sports
Michael Jordan's famous Air Jordan sold for $152,000 at auction

A pair of basketball legend Michael Jordan's famous Air Jordans from his rookie season has been sold for $152,500 at the auction.

Everything I do has a purpose: Michael Jordan

03 May 2021

Entertainment
Everything I do has a purpose: Michael Jordan

Black Panther star Michael B Jordan says he looks at his career like a game of chess where every move he makes contributes to turning Hollywood into a more diverse place for artists from across the globe.

'We demand equality', Dwayne Bravo opens up on racism

10 Jun 2020

Sports
'We demand equality', Dwayne Bravo opens up on racism

West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Bravo is the latest cricketer to voice opinion on the racism row.

Darren Sammy alleges racist abuse in IPL

07 Jun 2020

Sports
Darren Sammy alleges racist abuse in IPL

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy alleged that he has been a victim of racial abuse in the Indian Premier League.

Michael Jordan pledges $100 million towards racial equality

06 Jun 2020

Sports
Michael Jordan pledges $100 million towards racial equality

NBA legend Michael Jordan announced a donation of $100 million towards groups who have been fighting for racial equality and social justice.

Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan fetch $560,000 at the auction

18 May 2020

Sports
Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan fetch $560,000 at the auction

The sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan fetched $560,000 in an online auction, said the auction house, Sotheby's.

Bear Grylls teases motion poster of special episode with Rajinikanth

19 Feb 2020

Entertainment
Bear Grylls teases motion poster of special episode with Rajinikanth

Thalaiva is all set to make his television debut.

Ranking the greatest NBA seasons of the legends

18 Sep 2019

Sports
Ranking the greatest NBA seasons of the legends

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league in the world.

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

11 Sep 2019

Sports
NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has seen a number of legendary players being born.

Ranking the best NBA Finals of all-time

09 Sep 2019

Sports
Ranking the best NBA Finals of all-time

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the most popular basketball league in the world.

NBA: Here are some unique records held by LeBron James

30 Aug 2019

Sports
NBA: Here are some unique records held by LeBron James

LeBron James is undoubtedly one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the sport.

This pair of Nike shoes just sold for $437,500

24 Jul 2019

Business
This pair of Nike shoes just sold for $437,500

Setting a new world record, a pair of Nike running shoes, called the "Moon Shoe," sold for $437,500 (Rs. 3.01cr) on Tuesday, according to New York auction house Sotheby's.

Trump taunts on LeBron's intelligence, Twitterati supports basketball star

04 Aug 2018

World
Trump taunts on LeBron's intelligence, Twitterati supports basketball star

In a late-night Twitter rant on Friday, President of US Donald Trump taunted star basketball player LeBron James after his interview with CNN host Don Lemon.