TITLE

Michael Jordan Retires As World's Most Famous Basketball Star

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Jet;02/01/99, Vol. 95 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the resignation of basketball's Michael Jordan from the Chicago Bulls team of Chicago, Illinois. Reasons for his decision; Career highlights; National Basketball Association championships; Records he achieved in the sport; His image; Recognition; Earnings; Endorsement of products; Biographical data; Family life.
ACCESSION #
1474482

 

Related Articles

  • A man who transcended his sport. Wood, Daniel B. // Christian Science Monitor;1/14/99, Vol. 91 Issue 34, p1 

    Discusses the retirement of Michael Jordan. Jordan's international popularity; How he is a model of personality, values, and ability that transcends race; Possible career moves; How much his retirement will hurt basketball; Highlights of his career with the Chicago Bulls team.

  • Three's a Charm. Wertheim, L. Jon // Sports Illustrated; 

    Discusses the third comeback from retirement for Michael Jordan to the National Basketball Association. Challenge Jordan faced before returning the third time, to play for the Washington Wizards; Differences between this comeback and the two previous, when he played for the Chicago Bulls; How...

  • What goes up... Taylor, Phil // Sports Illustrated;3/20/95, Vol. 82 Issue 11, p20 

    Reports that, nearly five months after Michael Jordan's number was retired, he is considering playing again. How he released a statement announcing his retirement from baseball; How he remained on the Chicago Bull's payroll during his retirement; What his contract will pay him in 1995; When...

  • When the fire died, MJ knew it was time to go. Smith, Sam // Basketball Digest;Jan1994, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p40 

    Profiles Michael Jordan, retired basketball player of the Chicago Bulls. Reputation; Awards; Career history and statistics; Complaints.

  • Suddenly, plenty of questions in Chicago. Hareas, John // Basketball Digest;Jan1994, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p48 

    Speculates on the state of the basketball team, Chicago Bulls, after Michael Jordan's retirement. Leadership abilities of Scottie Pippen; Attendance turnout; Feedback from coach Phil Jackson.

  • Back to the air. Hamilton, Kendall // Newsweek;3/27/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 13, p55 

    Reports on the return of Michael Jordan to the Chicago Bulls basketball team. Financial terms of his contract; Why Scottie Pippen and B.J. Armstrong are mentioned in the agreement; Why Dickey Simpkins was placed on injured reserve.

  • Michael Jordan.  // People;12/27/93 Special Issue, Vol. 40 Issue 26, p100 

    Profiles Michael Jordan, formerly of the Chicago Bulls. Jordan's accomplishments as an athlete and endorser; Retirement from basketball; Probable cause of retirement; Void left by Jordan in the National Basketball Association.

  • "After Jordan, Who's left?".  // Crain's Chicago Business;3/31/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p67 

    The article focuses on "After Jordan, Who's left?," by Jeff Borden, an article published in the January 18, 1999 issue of the newspaper "Crain's Chicago Business." According to Borden, the city of Chicago, Illinois lost one of its most popular symbols of success when basketball player Michael...

  • Michael Jordan says: `I'm back for the love of the game!' Holland, Dobie // Jet;4/10/95, Vol. 87 Issue 22, p51 

    Reports on the basketball player Michael Jordan's retirement on October 25, 1993 and his subsequent return back to the game. Jordan's opinion on his return to the Chicago Bulls team; Games played after the return; Physical fitness and form of Jordan.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics