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  • Video Points Out Dozens of Identical Plays Made by Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan

    Video Points Out Dozens of Identical Plays Made by Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan

    Since early in Kobe Bryant‘s career, the similarities between his game and Michael Jordan‘s game have been pointed out and discussed. While there’s certainly contention over whose legacy is greater (though Jordan is the prevailing victor), it’s almost impossible to ignore the parallels between their competitive fire, their turnarounds, and their clutch runners. This long […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 18th) – Michael Jordan

    This Day In Sports History (March 18th) – Michael Jordan

    It was on this day in 1995 that Michael Jordan announced he would be returning to the NBA.  Jordan came back to the Bulls donning the number 45, as his familiar number 23 had already been retired following his initial retirement. In his two years away from basketball, MJ embarked on a baseball career.  He […]

  • 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 […]