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Michael Jordan is an American former professional basketball player and businessman. He is also well-known for his short name MJ. He was born in 17th Feb 1963, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA to Michael Jeffrey Jordan is the birth name of Michael Jordan our MJ. The official National Basketball Association which is the NBA website states that, By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time as his Biography. He is known for popularising the NBA across the world in the 1980s & 1990s. He has also become a global cultural icon while he was doing that. MJ has played 15 seasons in the NBA and won six championships with the Chicago Bulls. Michael is also the chairman and principal owner of the Charlotte Hornets of the NBA and also of 23XI Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Early life, Family and Relationship
Michael Jeffrey Jordan the great former basketball player was born in the Cumberland Hospital in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, New York City. His mother was a bank employee and his father was an equipment supervisor.
Father: James R. Jordan Sr.
Mother: Deloris Jordan
Brothers: Larry Jordan & James Jordan Jr.,
Sisters: Roslyn Jordan & Deloris Jordan
He left Wilmington, North Carolina with his family in the year of 1968. He attended the Emsley A. Laney High School in Wilmington where he played, had his start as an athlete playing basketball, baseball, and football. He has also tried varsity basketball when he was in his high school sophomore year when he was five feet and eleven inches by height and so he was out as he was too short to play at that level. Harvest Leroy Smith, his friend, was the only one to make it during that year.
Michael Jordan Success and career
In the year of 1984, he was selected by Chicago Bulls in the third overall pick of the NBA after Sam Bowie of the Portland Trail Blazers and Hakeem Olajuwon of the Houston Rockets. The basic reason for Jordan along with the first two was they needed a centre. Stu Inman, general manager of Trail Blazers has said that it wasn’t a matter of drafting a centre but it was more of the fact that taking Bowie over Jordan in the part. It is because that, Portland already had Clyde Drexler who was a guard who had similar skills like Jordan.
Michael Jordan Quotes
1 I can accept failure, but I cannot accept not trying.
2 Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.”
3 As athletes, we’re used to reacting quickly. Here, it’s ‘come, stop, come, stop.’ There’s a lot of downtime. That’s the toughest part of the day. ”
4 Be true to the game, because the game will be true to you. If you try to shortcut the game, then the game will shortcut you. If you put forth the effort, good things will be bestowed upon you. That’s truly about the game, and in some ways that’s about life too.
5 Enjoy every minute of life. Never second-guess life.”
6 Even when I’m old and gray, I won’t be able to play it, but I’ll still love the game.”
7 Every time I feel tired while I am exercising and training, I close my eyes to see that picture, to see that list with my name. This usually motivates me to work again.
8 Everybody has talent, but ability takes hard work.
9 Heart is what separates the good from the great.
10 I believe greatness is an evolutionary process that changes and evolves era to era.”
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