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  • This Day In Sports History (February 11th) — Michael Jordan

    This Day In Sports History (February 11th) — Michael Jordan

    It was on this day in 1996 that the 46th NBA All-Star Game was held at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.  The Eastern All-Stars won the game 129-118 over the West in front of 36,037 fans, the third largest crowd in All-Star Game history. Michael Jordan would edge out Shaquille O’Neal to take home […]

  • Michael Jordan’s “Flu Game” Shoes Sell For Record Price

    Michael Jordan’s “Flu Game” Shoes Sell For Record Price

    On June 11, 1997, Michael Jordan put up 38 points, seven rebounds, five assists, three steals, and one block while battling a serious stomach virus to help the Chicago Bulls defeat the Utah Jazz in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.  Following that epic game, which has become known as “the Flu Game,” Jordan gave […]

  • Michael Jordan’s Reaction to Miley Cyrus’ “23″ (Video)

    Michael Jordan’s Reaction to Miley Cyrus’ “23″ (Video)

    Okay, so this isn’t really how Michael Jordan reacted after seeing Miley Cyrus wearing several different forms of his No. 23 Chicago Bulls jersey in the music video for “23.”  Heck, we don’t even know if Jordan’s seen the video yet. Rather, the video you are about to watch is a mashup created by YouTube […]

  • Michael Jordan Can Still Dunk at the Age of 50 (Video)

    Michael Jordan Can Still Dunk at the Age of 50 (Video)

    Earlier this year Michael Jordan turned 50. It was such a big deal (apparently) that Sports Illustrated commemorated the occasion by putting him on the cover again—for the 50th time. Was it cute? Sure, I guess. But here’s the real question: Can His Airness still dunk at 50? Okay fine, that was a stupid question. […]

  • Does This LeBron vs. Jordan Meme Make Any Sense To You?

    Does This LeBron vs. Jordan Meme Make Any Sense To You?

    So the above meme was created following the Miami Heat’s heroic Game 6 performance that saw them battle back from a five-point deficit with just 28 seconds remaining to force a decisive Game 7.  And it has gone viral ever since (it has 38,948 likes, 11,578 shares and 1,459 comments on NBA LOLz Facebook Page […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 13th) — Chicago Bulls

    This Day In Sports History (June 13th) — Chicago Bulls

    It was on this day in 1997 that the Chicago Bulls defeated the Utah Jazz in Game 6 of the finals to win the NBA Championship.  It was the Bulls’ fifth championship in franchise history, and their second in the last two seasons. After winning the first two games at home in Chicago and losing […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 16th) — Michael Jordan

    This Day In Sports History (May 16th) — Michael Jordan

    It was on this day in 1985 that Michael Jordan was named the NBA rookie of the year.  He would beat out the likes of Charles Barkley, Hakeem Olajuwon, Sam Perkins and Sam Bowie to win the prestigious award. Jordan averaged an incredible 28.2 points, 6.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists and 2.4 steals per game that […]

  • The 20 Members of the NBA’s 60 Points Club

    The 20 Members of the NBA’s 60 Points Club

    This season, the highest point total put up in a single game is 54. That feat was achieved just last week by the Warriors’ Stephen Curry, and it was only the second 50-point game of the year—the other coming from the NBA’s leading scorer, Kevin Durant, back in January. However, while a 50-point game is […]