NBA legend Michael Jordan is known for his achievements on the court, but it's his acumen off of it that has made him a household name with true staying power:
NBA superstars at age 35 • Michael Jordan: retired • Larry Bird: limited to 45 games (retired at end of season) • Shaquille O’Neal: 13.6 PPG, traded to Phoenix • Wilt Chamberlain: 14.8 PPG (lowest in career to that point) • LeBron James: headed to 9th NBA Finals in 10 years
Michael B. Jordan has partnered with style platform GOAT for an exclusive sneaker raffle to raise funds for GirlTrek.
LeBron James, Michael Jordan, John Legend, and Mike Bloomberg have helped raise millions to clear felons’ debts so they can vote. Some call it “paying the state’s ransom.” Others wonder if it’s giving felons an illegal incentive to vote.
A string of coverage from the week, starting with my exclusive interview with Michael Jordan on his move into NASCAR:
Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand to donate $100M over the next 10 years to causes that ensure racial equality, social justice and greater access to education. @br_kicks
JUST IN: Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand announces $100,000,000 donation over the next decade to causes that will ensure racial equality, social justice and greater access to education (via @esteep )
"When Kobe Bryant died, a piece of me died." —Michael Jordan during Kobe and Gianna's Celebration of Life