Michael Jordan

FILE- In this Feb. 17, 1989 file photo, Chicago Bulls' Michael Jordan serves his father, James, a slice of birthday cake as his mother, Doloris, watches during a party in honor of Jordan's 26th birthday in Chicago, Ill. (AP Photo/Charles Bennett, File)
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December 04, 2018 - 11:26 am
By MARTHA WAGGONER , Associated Press LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A man convicted in the killing of Michael Jordan's father more than 25 years ago is continuing his decades-long attempt to prove he wasn't involved in the murder. A North Carolina judge is scheduled to hear arguments Wednesday in the case...
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December 03, 2018 - 10:56 am
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls have fired coach Fred Hoiberg with the team stuck near the bottom of the standings. The Bulls promoted associated head coach Jim Boylen to take over. Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations John Paxson said the move was difficult but was necessary with the...
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November 20, 2018 - 6:01 pm
By STEVE REED , AP Sports Writer WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan returned to his hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina and met with some hurricane victims who benefited from his $2 million donation. Stephanie Parker, her husband and four young children spent nearly months living in shelters...
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August 06, 2018 - 3:52 pm
MONROE, N.C. (AP) — A teenager who held up a North Carolina lemonade stand for $17 was still at large Monday, and authorities said they hoped to track him through surveillance footage and possible DNA and fingerprint tests. Neighbors were asked to check their home security cameras for possible...
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Michael Jordan (23) against the Portland Trail Blazers during the 1992 season at Memorial Coliseum.
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December 04, 2017 - 10:48 am
In the early 90s, in his prime, Michael Jordan abruptly walked away from basketball. But why? Was he secretly suspended? Or, was it really his desire to give baseball a shot? Andrew Jenks examines those theories and more in the latest episode of the "What Really Happened?" podcast.
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