NBA coaches want to cut back number of preseason games

...in 2016. And the two-game trip to China got a boost with the inclusion of the Charlotte Hornets, sending owner Michael Jordan to fans that are crazy about basketball.The Hornets paid for it, though, on the back end with four games in six...

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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Michael Jordan calls Dean Smith his 'teacher, second father'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Michael Jordan called North Carolina coaching great Dean Smith the most influential person in his life other than his parents.Smith died Saturday...

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...

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...

Offensive action, reaction

...and starts, a wildly successful businessman.But Michael Jordan was considered the greatest basketball player in history...requiring markedly different skill sets. Just as Michael Jordan's basketball skills were of little help when he...

Charlotte Hornets to host NBA All-Star game in 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Michael Jordan vowed to restore interest in the Charlotte Hornets when he took over as the franchise's majority owner in 2010.That has included...

Timberwolves president Flip Saunders diagnosed with cancer

...going to be there at all." COURTS: Hall of Famer Michael Jordan was in a federal courtroom Tuesday for the start of...above a $2 coupon and photograph of a steak read, "Michael Jordan ... You are a cut above." PACERS: Signed free-agent...