Here are some of the wildest tales about Jordan — both from unconfirmed sources and related by his friends and foes as if there was a difference to him — that exemplify the savagery that makes him even more of a legend than his highlight reels. This tale comes by way of Chuck Klosterman :. This is often used as an example of what made Jordan so awesome; he would do absolutely anything to win, regardless of the circumstance. And because the character in this anecdote is MJ, the story is charming.
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The play capped off a final minute in which there were six lead changes. Jordan finished the game with 44 points. The Shot is considered to be one of his greatest clutch moments, and the game itself is regarded as a classic.
It's been 16 years since his retirement let's not count that run with the Wizards , but Michael Jordan is still the greatest of all time. No champion in any sport has ever displayed more heart, more passion and a greater work ethic than Mike. Personal accounts and legendary stories prove this. However, what he also possessed is something that he's still known for, and it ain't nothing nice! To put it bluntly: He was a dick. His teammates, opponents, hell, maybe even his family, would likely agree. Jordan was the king of that! While MJ might not have the cleanest reputation as a role model, no one every dominated the game like he did, and his career is still something we can all learn from. A year later, Muggsy actually told Johnny Bach he believes that single play ruined his career.