NBA: Michael Jordan & Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

NBA legends and Hall of Famers, Michael Jordan, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from Barack Obama, the White House announced.

NBA: ‘Space Jam’ Returning to Theaters Next Month For 20th Anniversary

There’s been a lot of talk about LeBron James and “Space Jam 2,” but here’s your chance to watch the original movie in theaters one more time.  Michael Jordan and Bugs Bunny are returning to the big screen for the 20th anniversary of the 1996 cult classic.

NBA: Michael Jordan Will Introduce Russell Westbrook At The Oklahoma Hall Of Fame

After Kevin Durant was inducted into the Oklahoma hall of fame last year, it was widely assumed he would be back this year to present Russell Westbrook. He even mentioned last year that “hopefully we’ll be here next year for Russell Westbrook’s induction.” Obviously he is no longer in position to take part in something special for Russ and Oklahoma but I think Russ will be pretty happy with the person they found to present him instead, Michael Jordan.

NBA: LeBron James Says It’s a ‘Personal Goal’ to Match Michael Jordan

LeBron James has always been compared to Michael Jordan, but when he told Sports Illustrated “my motivation is this ghost I’m chasing. The ghost played in Chicago“, he raised quite a few eyebrows.  In an interview with the AP during the Cleveland Cavaliers media day, James once against talked about his childhood idol and his personal goal to be the best.

(Video) NBA: Oprah on Her Feelings About Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan is already regarded as the “greatest of all-time” so he doesn’t really need anymore praise, but he did get some from the queen of daytime television, Oprah.

NBA: Michael Jordan Releases Statement on #KeithLamontScott’s Death & Violent Protests in Charlotte

NBA Hall of Famer and owner of the Charlotte Hornets Michael Jordan released a statement after the death of Keith Lamont Scott and the violent protests in Charlotte that consequently followed.

(Video) NBA: Allen Iverson Discusses His Crossover on Michael Jordan: “I truly wanted to be like Mike”

Allen Iverson was recently inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, so everyone has been looking back on his career.  Though he’s known for his cultural affect on the game, what many people remember is the iconic moment he had against Michael Jordan.

#MusicStillMatters New Music: Lil Uzi Vert – Michael Jordan

Uzi Vert flexes in his new track comparing himself to the GOAT of basketball. Listen to “Michael Jordan” below by downloading the Funk Flex App for iOS & Android for free.

NBA: Jamal Crawford’s Life Was Threatened Over Gambling Debts at Michael Jordan’s Restaurant

In an awesome profile on Jamal Crawford by Mike Wise of  The Undefeated, they talk about how Crawford was immediately traded from Cleveland to the Chicago Bulls.  His childhood idol Michael Jordan invited him to play pickup games.  Those pickup games soon turned into dice games at Jordan’s restaurant One Sixtyblue, that became a makeshift casino after hours.  One night Crawford lost a lot of money and nearly lost his life too.

(Video) NBA: LeBron James Explains His Comment About ‘Chasing the Ghost’ of Michael Jordan

LeBron James raised quite a few eyebrows when he said he was chasing the ghost of a guy that played in Chicago, Michael Jordan.  Many people reacted negatively towards the comment and now James is explaining exactly what he means by it during an appearance on Sunday Conversation with Rachel Nichols.

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