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Backboard, Hoop & Rim From Michael Jordan’s Final Game With Bulls Goes For Insane Money At Auction

  The backboard, hoop, net, and stand from the last game of the 1998 NBA Finals was auctioned off by Heritage Auctions at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago, selling for $41,825. The hoop is from the Delta Center, where Jordan and the Chicago Bulls won the 1998 championship with an 87-86 Game 6 […]

Michael Jordan is a billionaire

  He’s now the 513th-richest person in the United States with a net worth of an even $1.0 billion. The skyrocketing values of NBA franchises is the main reason he broke the $1 billion mark. He owns the Charlotte Hornets, which saw its value increase from $410 million last year to $725 million this year […]

Pacers Coach Frank Vogel Says Lebron is the Michael Jordan of Our Era & the Heat are the Bulls

    via Sports Illustrated: “It’s bitterly disappointing to fall short of our goals, and it’s bitterly disappointing to lose to this team three years in a row,” Vogel said. “But we’re competing against the Michael Jordan of our era, the Chicago Bulls of our era.” The Jordan/James talk has continued unabated this season. James, 29, […]

NBA: Wow! Michael Jordan Still Makes HOW Much A Year?!

Here’s how he’s still raking in the big bucks according to Forbes.   Jordan earned an estimated $80 million last year from corporate partners Nike, Gatorade, Hanes, Upper Deck, 2K Sports, Presbyterian Healthcare and Five Star Fragrances. Other Jordan assets include six restaurants, a North Carolina car dealership, a motorsports team and his 80% stake in […]