Who made Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ pizza? Ex-Pizza Hut boss calls food poisoning theory a ‘bunch of crap’

One of the most memorable moments of Michael Jordan’s storied career was the “Flu Game,” in which he propelled the Chicago Bulls to a 90-88 Game 5 victory over the Utah Jazz in the NBA Finals by putting up 38 points, seven rebounds, five assists, three steals and a block, despite Read more

What Michael Jordan’s ‘The Last Dance’ doesn’t tell you about Scottie Pippen’s refusal to check in vs. Knicks

Twenty-six years ago, with Michael Jordan playing baseball for the Birmingham Barons, Scottie Pippen played some of the best basketball of his life.  “Scottie was our prime motivator, initiator,” then-Chicago Bulls coach Phil Jackson says in the seventh episode of “The Last Dance,” the 10-part ESPN/Netflix documentary. “(He) organized the Read more

Dennis Rodman trade: How Michael Jordan’s Bulls landed one of NBA’s best rebounders for a backup center

Will Perdue was a solid NBA player, who averaged 4.7 points per game across a 13-year career. There’s nothing wrong with that kind of production, especially when you’re playing with Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls. Plenty of players would trade places with him just for a chance at one of his Read more

Dennis Rodman considered Scottie Pippen the ‘best player in the world’ during Michael Jordan’s baseball hiatus

The first two episodes of “The Last Dance” — ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls — were a monster hit, reportedly drawing over six million viewers. So far the focus has been on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, who has been painted as the clear Read more

Dennis Rodman says Scottie Pippen was ‘best player in the world’ during Michael Jordan’s baseball hiatus

The first two episodes of “The Last Dance” — ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls — were a monster hit, reportedly drawing over six million viewers. So far the focus has been on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, who has been painted as the clear Read more

‘The Last Dance’ documentary: The curious case of Michael Jordan’s fluctuating liquor glass

One of the more interesting portions of last Sunday’s premiere of “The Last Dance”, a documentary about the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls, wasn’t the never-before-seen footage of Michael Jordan cursing at his teammates in practice. It wasn’t the reminder of Jordan’s basketball supremacy through a montage of classic highlights many remember Read more

Michael Jordan’s forgotten moments: From clutch playoff shots with Bulls, to throwback nights as aging Wizard

As arguably the greatest basketball who’s ever lived, and one of the most iconic sports figures of all time, Michael Jordan’s life and career have been detailed over and over, and in nearly every way possible. The latest, of course, is the long-awaited 10-part documentary series, “The Last Dance.” Everyone Read more

Isiah Thomas disputes Michael Jordan’s GOAT status, says LeBron James, Kevin Durant would’ve dominated in ’80s

Suffice it to say, there wasn’t much love lost between Michael Jordan and Isiah Thomas when the Bulls and Pistons were battling for Eastern Conference and NBA supremacy in the late 1980s and early ’90s.  Thomas and his Detroit teammates infamously walked off the court without shaking hands after the Read more

‘The Last Dance’: The curious case of Michael Jordan’s fluctuating liquor glass

One of the more interesting portions of Sunday’s premiere of The Last Dance, a documentary about the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls, was neither the never-before-seen footage of Michael Jordan cursing at his teammates in practice, nor was it the reminder of Jordan’s basketball supremacy through a montage of highlights shown hundreds Read more