Michael Jordan Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Curry: One of greatest athletes we've seen?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... would explain his dominance. It makes sense that Shaquille O'Neal was an unstoppable force. LeBron James and Michael Jordan, they were clearly infused with radioactive powers perfect for basketball. Curry, he contradicts the mold, at least the ...


  2. Stephen Curry tops NBA jersey sales, as expected; Kristaps Porzingis fourthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... margin, when you factor in casual fans. He may be the most popular crossover star the league has had since Michael Jordan, or at last Shaquille O'Neal. He's more popular with casual fans than LeBron James ever was, because Curry is human-sized, an ...


  3. Out of the Blue, Into the Red-and-Black: A Blazers Season Wrap-UpRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Willamette Week

    But even if they don't-if the NBA shutters its doors right before Game 7 of the Finals, locks up all their intellectual property in a little box you can never access again, sends operatives to every city, suburb and abandoned rural strip mall in America to reclaim every scrap of merchandise, every shirt, hat, sweater, and Spalding-branded basketball in the country, effectively wiping the NBA out before another team can strip Michael Jordan of his grandest accomplishment-the 2015-16 Portland Trail Blazers' spirit will live on in the post-NBA oral tradition era, when we sit our children down every night to read off hastily printed play-by-play printouts of old NBA games.


  4. Reiter: LeBron is now chasing Curry's throneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... in the public imagination. This is a man open, with me in the past and others since, about wanting to pass Michael Jordan as the greatest basketball player of all time. Which I respect. Let the great ones not pretend they want to be anything other ...


  5. The best and worst sports endorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a month. Overall he's estimated to earn more than $200m from his endorsement of the George Foreman Grill. Michael Jordan - Air Jordan NBA legend Michael Jordan had his first pair of Air Jordan shoes produced in 1984. The brand has since made Jordan ...


  6. Tracy McGrady has a point to the NBA being 'watered down'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... to get this unanimously, it just tells you how watered down our league is," he said. "Think about when (Michael Jordan) played, Shaq, I mean, those guys really played against top-notch competition, more superstars I think on more teams than I think ...


  7. LSU's Alexander to be honored by Boys and Girls Club of AmericaRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    LSU President F. King Alexander will join the ranks of Michael Jordan, Smokey Robinson and Cuba Gooding Jr. tonight when he is inducted into the Boys and Girls Club of America national Alumni Hall of Fame. Alexander is one of eight honorees recognized this year by the organization, which is also inducting into its 2016 class a former NBA player, comedian, model, music producer, minister, corporate executive and U.S. Tennis Association executive.


  8. Garfinkel could eye hoop talentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Home

    ... an eye for talent, bringing together the country's top players and coaches at his Five-Star Basketball Camp. Michael Jordan first got noticed at Garfinkel's summer camp in Pennsylvania, which also served as a proving ground for such rising stars as ...


  9. Howard Garfinkel, colorful broker of basketball talent, dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... an eye for talent, bringing together the country's top players and coaches at his Five-Star Basketball Camp. Michael Jordan first got noticed at Mr. Garfinkel's summer camp in Pennsylvania, which also served as a proving ground for such rising stars ...


  10. Curry Sets NBA Record with 17 Points in Overtime PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | BleacherReport

    ... . If everything goes according to plan and he keeps sinking his shots, Curry will eventually join Michael Jordan, LeBron James and Bill Russell as the only players to win both the MVP award and an NBA title in back-to-back seasons, as noted by ESPN ...


  11. Steph Curry being unanimous MVP marks a new age for the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Hardwood Paroxysm

    ... alone. Not a single player received a first place vote aside from Curry, making him a truly unanimous MVP. Michael Jordan never did that. Magic Johnson didn't do it. LeBron James couldn't do it. Curry has spent the past two seasons putting himself ...


  12. Steph Curry becomes NBAa s first unanimous MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... and the first guard to average at least 30 points while shooting 50 percent or better from the floor since Michael Jordan in 1991-92. Curry also led the league in steals (2.14), becoming the first player to lead the league in both scoring and steals ...


  13. NEC champ Wagner College adds size and speed in two hoop commitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | SILive.com

    ... Wizards when I was young. He took me Washington D.C. and the first pro player he ever introduced me to was Michael Jordan," he said. Scott and Ferrell, who was also receiving interest from University of Detroit and Grand Canyon, join 6-8 Jamar Brown ...


  14. What would happen if Scott Brooks had to play Randy Wittman one-on-one for the Wizards' coaching job?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Bullets Forever

    ... players, now they just lack the physical capacity to do it at a high level -- it's just like what happened to Michael Jordan on the Wizards, but not as cruel because it's just virtual reality and not something we had to watch in real life for two ...


  15. From MJ to LeBron to Coach Cal, Howard Garfinkel influenced countless greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Sporting News

    ... of players and coaches who were impacted by their time at Five-Star, by their interactions with Garfinkel: Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Patrick Ewing, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Mullin were all campers. Chuck Daly, Rick Pitino, Mike ...


  16. JR Smith To Join LeBron James In Space Jam 2?Read the original story

    May 8, 2016 | StarPulse.com

    ... LeBron James will of course star in the movie , directed by Justin Lin. But, like the original, which starred Michael Jordan, the film needs a cast of NBA players. reveals producers contacted him a few weeks ago to see if Smith would be interested ...


  17. Andre Miller Might Be The Most Underrated Point Guard EverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Air Alamo

    ... postseason glory, Miller was one of the most impressive point guards for a very prolonged period in the post-Michael Jordan NBA landscape. Due to his lack of flash and bizarrely restricted range, he was never embraced for how talented he was as a ...


  18. Will LeBron James Star In 'Space Jam 2'?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    It looks like we'll finally get a chance to re-live a particularly special part of our childhoods as it is announced that a sequel to 1996's basketball flick 'Space Jam' is well on the way - and, as a bonus, it's rumoured that Lebron James will take over from Michael Jordan as the new movie's main star. LeBron James made his acting debut last year in Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow's 'Trainwreck', so it's not completely unlikely for the Cleveland Cavaliers star to pick up another major comedy.


  19. Image link to Space Jam 2?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | NBA.com

    ... reports, we might be one step closer to a Space Jam sequel starring LeBron James . Rumors of a sequel to Michael Jordan's popular original started two years ago, when it was reported that LeBron would consider starring in a Space Jam sequel. Today, ...


  20. Lebron James To Star In Newly Announced 'Space Jam 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Beyond", will be directing James in the new movie. Rumors of a sequel for the 1996 hit "Space Jam" featuring Michael Jordan have been circulating since July when James and his company SpringHill Entertainment signed a deal with Warner Bros. The ...