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Kevin Durant: 'Michael Jordan Did Not Go Through This'

Kevin Durant says the level of criticism he faced after bolting from OKC as a free agent was extraordinary.<p>Even Michael Jordan didn’t go through …

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Tattoo artist unveiled the most freakishly realistic Russell Westbrook portrait

New Zealand-based tattoo artist Steve Butcher can turn photos into life-like permanent pieces of art, and it’s truly incredible.<p>While Butcher has attracted NBA fan clientele from across the world, his latest tattoo wasn’t the typical Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant portrait. This time, he took on …

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Watch Michael Jordan Shopping for Nike Sneakers in 1988

Being a brand-endorsed athletes certainly comes with perks. Being Michael Jordan at the height of his career – leading the 1988-1989 season in …

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LeBron James absolutely owns Michael Jordan (Just not in the way you think)

Sadly, LeBron James never matched up against Michael Jordan, the King's NBA reign beginning the season after his Airness hung up his sneakers for good. It would have been nice to see these two greats go head-to-head -- even if it wouldn't have proven anything if their careers had overlapped by a …

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Favorite NBA player growing up? These Bulls are so young MJ is no longer an automatic answer.

NBA players are NBA fans, too, both past and present. So just like you, they followed the games, bought the shoes and hung the posters of their favorite players while growing up.<p>Here are the favorite players of some of the Bulls’ youths. And remember, this is a young team, so Michael Jordan is no …

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Nick Wright examines the secret meaning behind LeBron James’ trolling IG post ‘King of New York’

Reacting to LeBron James' IG post where he called himself the King of New York, Nick Wright reveals to Cris Carter and Jenna Wolfe LeBron's reasoning …

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Signed Michael Jordan jersey for sick girl stolen from grandfather's house

A Michael Jordan signed Chicago Bulls jersey for a girl with a rare disease was stolen from her grandfather's house in western Wisconsin, according to a report from the <i>Minneapolis Star Tribune</i>.<p>Authorities are seeking help in finding the jersey, which they think might have been sold after it was …

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Usain Bolt Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex's Joe La Puma

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Ben Simmons can reach level of Michael Jordan and LeBron James

Former Chicago Bulls center and three-time NBA champion Luc Longley believes Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has the ability to reach the heights …

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Is Michael Jordan Dead? Viral Death Hoax Strikes The NBA Legend Yet Again As Report Claims He Was Found Dead

No, Michael Jordan is not dead, no matter what you may have read on the internet.<p>Over the weekend, a viral report spread across social media claiming …

Lebron James is the greatest basketball player of all time, but perhaps Michael Jordan should have been

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 3: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates in the second half of the Cavaliers 130-122 win over the …

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#LifeAtComplex: Only 23 Autographed Michael Jordan In The World

#LifeAtComplex is a daily vlog that offers an inside look at Complex. Watch as Tony Mui takes viewers behind-the-scenes in the office—you never know …

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Derek Fisher: When LeBron James Is Finished, the Comparison to Michael Jordan Can Begin

Five-time NBA champion Derek Fisher weighs in basketball's favorite debate.

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Here’s A Quick Argument For Why LeBron James Is Better Than Michael Jordan

2,604<p>No one beats the “LeBron James is better than Michael Jordan” drum louder and more often than Nick Wright of FS1’s “First Things First.”<p>In fact, …

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NBA: LeBron in rare 'Air' as James joins Jordan in scoring milestone

After scoring 57 points and helping the Cleveland Cavaliers trounce the Washington Wizards 130-122, four-time league MVP LeBron James joined Michael …

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Gabrielle Union Told The Story Of The Time She Took Michael Jordan To A Pride Party

Gabrielle Union has been around basketball players for a lot longer than many people might think. Union is married to Dwyane Wade, of course, but she’s also close with the last generation of NBA stars as well.<p>Union appeared on the YouTube series Hot Ones to try some hot wings and tell some stories, …

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Watch a Video of Michael Jordan Going Nike Sneaker Shopping in 1988

The OG days.<p>Both NBA and sneaker shopping fans will appreciate this clip from a rare 1988 Michael Jordan documentary, titled <i>Michael Jordan & Co</i>, that sees the six-time NBA champion go on a shopping spree at Nike in Portland.<p>The clip, which starts at around the 14:40 mark, was brought to light by …

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Official Images: Air Jordan 32 Low Win Like ’82

To go with the Air Jordan 11, Jordan Brand’s celebration of Michael Jordan’s achievements in 1982 is also applied on this Air Jordan 32 Low, colored …

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Kobe Bryant wants Phil Jackson or Michael Jordan to present him for Hall of Fame

Do I even need to write this next sentence?<p>Kobe Bryant is a lock first-ballot Hall of Famer. He will be part of a ridiculous 2021 class with Tim …

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Kobe wants to be presented in Hall of Fame by Michael Jordan or Phil Jackson

Kobe Bryant gestures to fans as he takes the court for his last game for the Los Angeles Lakers against Utah Jazz in their season-ending NBA western …

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Kobe Bryant Wants Phil Jackson or Michael Jordan to Present Him at Hall of Fame

Kobe Bryant is still four years away from being eligible to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, but the Los Angeles Lakers legend already knows who he wants to present him.<p>Bryant told Liz Levy of Complex he would like to have Michael Jordan or Phil Jackson induct him …

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Kobe Bryant Wants Michael Jordan or Phil Jackson As Hall of Fame Presenter

When Kobe Bryant is inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2021, he wants to be presented by either Michael Jordan or Phil Jackson.<p>In an interview with …

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Kobe Bryant wants Michael Jordan or Phil Jackson to present him for Hall of Fame | NBA.com

In a mere four years, former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant will be eligible for enshrinement in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. …

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LeBron James' one remaining goal has nothing to do with Michael Jordan

Three titles. Thirteen All-Star games. A scoring title. Olympic Gold medals. A ring for Cleveland.<p>What’s left for LeBron James to achieve after already having one of the greatest careers of any NBA player ever?<p>The Cleveland Cavaliers megastar has an answer for that. In an in-depth feature from …

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Michael Jordan’s Game-Worn Air Jordan 1s to Sell for $20K+

Today Heritage Auctions has launched its new “Heroes of Sport” auction, presenting coveted memorabilia from various iconic athletes throughout …

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Nike Just Answered Every Michael Jordan Question You’ve Ever Had

Michael Jordan debuted his first signature Swoosh sneaker in 1985, and Jordan Brand officially became its own division under Nike in 1997. In 2017, …

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Michael Jordan scores again, this time with his Jumpman logo

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan is showing he still has the ability to score big — even though he hasn't played in nearly 15 years.<p>The Hornets owner's latest slam dunk off the court might come by way of the NBA's new uniform contract with Nike.<p>Because the Jordan Brand is a Nike subsidiary and …

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LeBron James Explains How He Can Surpass Michael Jordan as Best NBA Player Ever

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James provided an explanation for how he could surpass Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan in the conversation for greatest NBA player in history.<p>On Tuesday, Mark Anthony Green of <i>GQ</i> passed along James' response when he asked the Cavs forward how he could move …

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Adam Silver ‘chuckled a little bit’ at Michael Jordan’s superteam comments

NBA commissioner Adam Silver is taking some time to respond to Michael Jordan’s recent comments about competitive balance in the league.<p>In an …

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Adam Silver takes playful jab at Michael Jordan's anti-super team comments, defends Warriors

Despite winning six titles in eight seasons as a player, Michael Jordan is worried that NBA stars choosing to play together has hurt the competitive …

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