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Jeremy Lin did the Michael Jordan shrug…in front of Michael Jordan
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Sometimes, with the passage of time, we forget important things. Like how Michael Jordan was the living, breathing embodiment of the shrug emoji before there was a shrug emoji. Hey, time flies. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯. We were reminded Tuesday night by Jeremy Lin, …

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WATCH: Hornets' Jeremy Lin banks in a 3, shrugs at Michael Jordan
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In the Hornets' 89-85 win, Lin had 21 points on 6-for-10 shooting, going 1-for-3 from deep and 8-for-9 from the line. That one 3-pointer? He banked it in off the glass … and then he shrugged, just like Charlotte owner Michael Jordan did in the 1992 …

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Can Steph Curry Be Under Armour's Michael Jordan?
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This season, Curry and his Golden State Warriors team set the single-season record for wins, beating Michael Jordan's 1995 Chicago Bulls team for the number one spot. Nevertheless, Curry has a long way to go if he wants his Curry line to match that of …

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Why Michael Jordan is the Highest Paid Retired Athlete
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According to Forbes, basketball legend Michael Jordan is the highest paid retired athlete in the world, bucking the trend in a world where, according to Sports Illustrated, 60% of NBA players are broke 5 years into retirement. Forbes says Jordan earned …

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Michael Jordan 'Dead'; Killed by Fake Facebook Post
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News of former NBA superstar Michael Jordan's death went viral earlier last week causing apprehension among his fans across the globe. However, the information has now been confirmed as a complete hoax. It is the latest one in a string of fake …

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Prince Was Integral in the Development of Air Jordan Sneakers?
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The claim about Prince's bringing Michael Jordan to Nike in 1983 is possible in a temporal sense (Jordan first signed with the company in 1984), but we found no evidence that events actually transpired in the manner described by this macro.

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Michael Jordan Insists He Has No Problem With Rap Music
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Michael Jordan, his legendary NBA career and his incomprable brand of sneakers has been synonymous with rap for nearly two decades. That's why it came as such a shock last week when N.O.R.E. told the Rap Radar podcast that Jumpman himself didn't …

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Michael Jordan says a "tired" Tiger Woods won't "be great again"
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Basketball legend Michael Jordan has revealed that he believes Tiger Woods wants to retire from golf. The former World number one has not played since last August and missed out on competing at this year's Masters due to a back injury. No time frame …

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LeBron James to surpass Michael Jordan with 180th career playoff game
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But the real reason James has played more games than Jordan is that the first round of the playoffs is now a best-of-seven series as opposed to a best-of-five format that existed until 2003. James is making his 11th postseason appearance; Jordan played …

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