The Early Lead: Michael Jordan


Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 12/18/2013

Michael Jordan’s wife expecting identical twin girls

Michael Jordan’s wife expecting identical twin girls

By Cindy Boren  |  04:09 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charlotte Bobcats, Michael Jordan, NBA

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 12/17/2013

Michael Jordan mansion fails to sell at auction

The price on the Highland Park, Ill., estate has come down to $13 million.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:09 AM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Michael Jordan’s “flu game” shoes sold for over $100,000

Bulls star gave shoes to Jazz ballboy after Game 5 of 1997 NBA Finals.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:34 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Jimmie Johnson wins sixth Sprint Cup title, speaks to Donovan McNabb, Michael Jordan

McNabb had questioned whether drivers were athletes; MJ had joked about having only five titles.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:45 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jimmie Johnson, Michael Jordan, NASCAR

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 10/18/2013

Michael Jordan to auction off Chicago-area home

There were no buyers for the place, which has a man cave that features original doors from Chicago’s Playboy Mansion and some other stuff.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:25 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Michael Jordan says $1 million, one-on-one challenge from Grizzlies owner is “comical”

Bobcats owner isn’t going to be playing Robert Pera any time soon.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:50 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013

LeBron James on Michael Jordan’s claim: “M.J. said that?”

If this whole conversation helps sell NBA 2K14, America wins.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Michael Jordan: I could have beaten LeBron James, but Kobe Bryant?

Even when he’s speaking hypothetically, he does it in the most Jordan-like way ever.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:46 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Michael Jordan dunks at 50 (video)

It's not quite the same, but a dunk is a dunk.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:00 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 06/11/2013

Patrick Ewing joins Michael Jordan's team as a coach

Hall of Famer has worked for head coach Steve Clifford twice previously.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:38 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charlotte Bobcats, Michael Jordan, NBA, Patrick Ewing

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Michael Jordan to change Bobcats to Hornets, report says

Maybe this will change the fortunes of the Hall of Famer's franchise. Hey, it couldn't hurt.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:58 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 04/28/2013

Michael Jordan marries Yvette Prieto

Hall of Famer ties the knot in lavish ceremony attended by Tiger Woods, Spike Lee and Patrick Ewing.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:33 PM ET, 04/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 03/19/2013

Michael Jordan paternity lawsuit is dropped

Atlanta woman had contended that the Hall of Famer was the father of her 16-year-old son.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:50 PM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 03/07/2013

Michael Jordan applies for marriage license in Florida

Hall of Famer became engaged to Yvette Prieto in December 2011.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:26 PM ET, 03/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 02/15/2013

Michael Jordan: I'll take Kobe Bryant over LeBron James

It's all a matter of rings when Michael Jordan has to choose between Kobe and LeBron.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:37 AM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 02/13/2013

Michael Jordan turns 50, gets 50th Sports Illustrated cover

Hey, he doesn't turn 50 every day. (Coverage just makes it feel that way.)

By Cindy Boren  |  11:37 AM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 02/13/2013

LeBron James' record: I'm not Michael Jordan

King James is on a remarkable run, which only fuels more comparisons with Air Jordan.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:57 AM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 12/06/2012

Kobe Bryant tops 30,000 points, keeps an eye on Michael Jordan

While Magic Johnson says Kobe Bryant could be the "greatest Laker," Kobe Bryant is more interested in catching his boyhood idol.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:53 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers, Michael Jordan