Michael Jordan has decided to take the plunge for the second time. Although, he said he would never get married again, he asked his girlfriend Yvette Prieto to marry him while they vacationed in Monaco. According to unnamed sources, the ring is estimated to be worth seven figures. Congratulations to the happy couple! Don’t forget […]
You know greatness when you witness it. There is no true definition for it. It just is. There have been some great athletes that have achieved success in their respective sports. Then there are the those that qualify for G.O.A.T. status. These athletes emerge only once in a lifetime. The ones whose gifts somehow come […]
Micheal Jordan’s high school girlfriend, Laquette threatened to take legal action over stolen love letter that was auctioned off online. The letter of apology was written over 30 years ago by Michael Jordan during his advanced chemistry class. MJ apologizes for making Laquette look “pretty Rotten” and how he is still getting use to dating […]
Top WNBA draft pick Maya Moore has become the first female basketball player to sign an endorsement deal with the Jordan Brand, a division of Nike Inc. Maya stated, “As a student of the game, it is a dream come true to align myself with a brand that has a rich history in sports. Like […]
There will never be a debate about who the greatest basketball player is of all time without it starting with Michael Jordan. Even people who never watched basketball will say Michael Jordan, because his greatness transcended his sport. Jordan’s on-court accomplishments are something to marvel at, but how used his talent to make himself practically […]
No sport has been more celebrated in the black community than the game of basketball. From the gifted athletes, to the way the players transcended their sport and became celebrities for their athletic talents, basketball, if not America’s game, is black America’s game. Here are nine basketball players who made it so. Related: 25 Reasons […]
VIA NEWSONE By Dwayne Nelson Since the Kobe Bryant vs. LeBron James debate should officially now be over, it’s time NBA fans move forward to another high-profile case. Next up? Kobe vs. Michael Jordan. The 47-year-old Jordan recently claimed he could score 100 points in a game if he played today and then ranked Kobe […]
VIA: Yahoo Sports It seems MJ is selling his Mercedes McLaren after having only driven it 962 miles. Yahoo Sports reports that MJ purchased the car in 2007 and is ready to get rid of it. The asking price? A mere $430,000. I am not a car enthusiast; so, I have no idea what he […]
“Become The Greatest.” That is the tagline for the newest incarnation of the NBA2K series. Surpassing NBA Live (now Elite) as the best selling basketball game for the past few years, NBA2K11 looks to continue their winning streak by securing the co-sign of arguably the greatest to ever lace up the hightops: Michael Jordan.
VIA CHARLOTTE OBSERVER Raleigh is getting ready for one of the biggest black events of the year. The Omega Psi Phi, the first black fraternity founded at a historically black university, will bring its biennial Grand Conclave to the Raleigh Convention Center starting Thursday. The national convention is expected to draw as many as 5,000 […]
VIA CHARLOTTE OBSERVER Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan were only two of the high-profile athletes walking the green at the Quail Hollow Country Club for the Quail Hollow Championship in Charlotte. Charlotte Observer photographer Jeff Siner gives us a close-up look. To see more pictures and coverage from the tournament go to CharlotteObserver.com.