The Evolution of Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan is one of the finest basketball players in history, and many people (including me) believe him to be the greatest basketball player of all time.

His skill on the court was tremendous, and his effect on the business world was revolutionary.

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Before Michael Jordan was dominating the NBA, he was cut from the varsity team at Laney High School in Wilmington, North Carolina in 1979.

 he did hit the shot during the 1982 NCAA National Championship game against the Georgetown Hoyas. 

Jordan entered the NBA after three years in college and was a member of the famed 1985 NBA Draft class.

He was taken third overall to the Chicago Bulls. Other Hall of Famers in the class included Hakeem Olajuwon, Charles Barkley and John Stockton. Jordan won the rookie of the year.

The birth of Air Jordan. The Jordan 1 was released at the beginning of his second year in the league in 1885 and was immediately a hit for sneaker and basketball lovers alikE

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