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Nets’ DeAndre Jordan, Spencer Dinwiddie say they tested positive for coronavirus

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets center DeAndre Jordan has ruled himself out of the season's resumption in Orlando, Florida, after testing positive for the coronavirus, and teammate Spencer Dinwiddie is "strongly considering" doing the same, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski."Found out last night and confirmed again today that I've tested positive for Covid while being back in market," Jordan posted to Twitter on Monday evening. "As a result of this, I will
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Michael Jordan Flu Game shoes among high-priced Jordan memorabilia

[ad_1] 12:17 PM ETJeremy WillisESPN.com Michael Jordan memorabilia has been a hot commodity since the height of his career with the Chicago Bulls. Two pairs of shoes, worn in different sports, and at different parts of his career, just sold in May. They garnered more than $600,000 at auction.2 RelatedThursday marks 23 years since one of Jordan's most iconic moments: The Flu Game. We would learn in "The Last Dance"
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Michael Jordan tells Charlotte Hornets players to make teammates accountable

[ad_1] CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte Hornets players say Michael Jordan spoke to them recently about what it takes to be a champion, emphasizing the need for accountability -- even if it means making teammates comfortable.Those are some of the same qualities that were on display during the 10-part documentary "The Last Dance," which focused on Jordan's sixth and final NBA championship run with the Chicago BullsBulls.In the hourlong video conference
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Michael Jordan, crew enter Big Rock tournament, reel in monster 442-pound marlin

[ad_1] The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament is known as one of the biggest fishing events in the country.Fittingly, Michael Jordan entered this year's 62nd installment of the annual tournament and made an immediate impact.Jordan and the crew on his boat, "Catch 23," reeled in a 442.3-pound blue marlin on Tuesday, the second day of the tournament in the basketball great's home state of North Carolina.Video captured "Catch 23" pulling
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Michael Jordan, Jordan Brand pledge $100 million to racial equality and education initiatives

[ad_1] 6:10 PM ETNick DePaulaESPN Amid the global outpouring of support for the Black Lives Matter movement, Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand is pledging $100 million over the next 10 years to nationwide organizations "dedicated to ensuring racial equality, social justice and greater access to education.""Black lives matter. This isn't a controversial statement," read a joint statement from Jordan and his company, which is a subsidiary of Nike. "Until the
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Michael Jordan ‘pained and plain angry’ over George Floyd’s death, joins call for change

[ad_1] Charlotte Hornets owner and Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan joined the chorus of athletes, coaches and executives expressing their grief and outrage over the death of George Floyd."I am deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry," Jordan said in a statement Sunday. "... I stand with those who are calling out the ingrained racism and violence toward people of color in our country. We have had enough."Floyd, a black
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Tennessee RB Tim Jordan arrested on gun, drug charges

[ad_1] Tennessee Volunteers running back Tim Jordan was arrested Saturday in Lakewood, Florida, on a felony charge of carrying a concealed weapon and two misdemeanor drug charges, according to online records.Jordan, 20, was released Saturday on $2,000 bond, according to Polk County Sheriff's Department records.The concealed weapon charge is a third-degree felony for not having a permit to carry a concealed weapon. The misdemeanor charges are for possession/use narcotic paraphernalia
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Michael Jordan, Steph Curry, Charles Barkley and all the other big names we would want to see tee it up with Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson

[ad_1] Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have always made it clear this new partnership in made-for-TV matches would not be a one-time thing. On Sunday, they gave us the second installment, adding Tom Brady and Peyton Manning to the mix for The Match: Champions for Charity, which raised $20 million for coronavirus relief.A few times this week, Mickelson has floated more ideas, most notably to the Los Angeles Times and
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Phil Mickelson wants annual Match with likes of Stephen Curry, Michael Jordan

[ad_1] Phil Mickelson, fresh off the success of Sunday's charity exhibition with Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, says he'd like to see The Match become an annual event."I think you could showcase guys like Steph Curry and Michael Jordan or Tony Romo and Patrick Mahomes, who are all good golfers, elite talents and have great personalities," Mickelson told the Los Angeles Times in a column published Wednesday."Those personalities