Michael Jordan By: Nash Curator’s office Sources Cited His Young Life • • • • • • • He was born in 1963 in Brooklyn, New York He also was the fourth of five children by his parents named James R. Jordan Sr. and Delores Jordan Michael went to Emsly A. Laney High School Michael won one championship in 1982 scoring the final goal to win the game over Georgetown The next year Michael won the Player of the Year award and did the same the next year He earned a basketball scholarship at UNC In 1994 he signed a two year contract with the Chicago White Sox and it wasn’t very successful. Two years later, Michael stared in space jam. Michael’s stats • • • • • • • • • • • • In 1984 Michael got NBA Rookie of the Year Award Also 1991 and 1992 he won the MVP and the championship Three years later Michael again won the MVP award and the championship He continued to receive the same awards in 1997 Michael has five regular season MVP’S and three all star MVP’S and six NBA championships Also he made the 1984 U.S. Olympic as a member The next year the Bulls won 72 out of 82 games and he averaged 30.4 points per game Michael got more than 3,000 points that year In 2001, he joined the Wizards as a part owner and as a President of Basketball Operations Two years later he hung his jersey for good Three years later he shared the Charlotte Bobcats Managing member of basketball Operations Then another three years he was introduced into the Hall of Fame Today Right now, Michael works as a business man and works at some restaurants. He lives in Highland Park, Illinois. The reason I like Michael is because he was good and he was a competitor. Today, he owns the Charlotte Bobcats NBA team. Sources Cited http://www.biography.com/people/michael-jordan http://www.history-timelines.org.uk/people-timelines/20michael-jordantimeline.htm My Life My name is Nash. I was born on August 19, 2002. I like play sports and I like pizza and video games.