Competitiveness drove Kobe Bryant to chase Jordan

...MINNEAPOLIS - All these years, Kobe Bryant has been chasing Michael Jordan.The bar doesn't get any higher than that. And...star-struck Wiggins said. "A living legend passed Michael Jordan, who everyone thinks is the best player of all-time...

Cleveland reaches 50 years without a pro championship

...All-Stars Mark Price and Brad Daugherty, the Cavaliers had some title-worthy teams in the 1980s that were stopped by Michael Jordan. They made it to the NBA Finals for the first time in 2007, but were swept by San Antonio.It's enough to sour...

Michael Jordan may become co-owner of Hornets

CHARLOTTE -- Michael Jordan went on record Monday that he's had preliminary talks about co-owning...downtown NBA arena? Lofty expectations for just one man. But this is Michael Jordan, after all. Jordan wasn't saying very much about his plans...

That's Principal Michael Jordan, to you

...the trophy case; to the right, Michael Jordan, the new principal. "I was...teacher Carol Rolowicz. "But Michael Jordan? This is the biggest thing that's...years ago." Indeed, it was Michael Jordan holding court Tuesday as "Principal...

Wilkens winningest except in one area - beating Michael Jordan

...CHICAGO - "But he Couldn't Beat Michael Jordan," the inscription may read on...hasn't been able to overcome Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls. Jordan...Game 2 at the United Center. "Michael Jordan is the greatest player ever to...

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Warriors extend winning streak to 15 games

...career scoring list.Bryant needs just nine points in the Los Angeles Lakers' game at Minnesota tonight to surpass Michael Jordan, who is third on the league's career scoring charts with 32,292 points."It's a huge honor to be here in...

Cavaliers rally past East-leading Raptors

...110-88 victory at the Brooklyn Nets."They're incredible stars that people will listen to," Johnson said at Michael Jordan's restaurant in Grand Central Terminal. "I'm so happy they're socially conscious ... and they want to use...

Michael Jordan's shoes sold for more than $100,000 in auction

Michael Jordan's shoes from the famous flu game of the 1997 NBA Finals were sold for more than $100,000 in an online auction Thursday.The...

Michael Jordan wants paternity suit dismissed

ATLANTA - Basketball hall of famer Michael Jordan asked a Georgia court Monday to dismiss a paternity...prior case in this same court many years ago and that Michael Jordan is not the father. He also filed a counterclaim seeking...

Roger Federer posts first-round win as childhood idol Michael Jordan looks on

NEW YORK - Growing up as a basketball fan, Roger Federer had a poster of Michael Jordan hanging on his bedroom wall. On Tuesday night, Federer won a first-round match at the U.S. Open with Jordan sitting in his...