Michael Jordan’s Great Accomplishments

Jesse Johnson, Writer

Micheal Jordan is very accomplished and he has only been on 2 NBA teams he made all of these achievements mostly in the 80s and 90s and is considered the GOAT (Greatest of All-Time) here is why. First, he has won the NBA finals 6 times and has gotten the finals MVP every single one of those finals. Also, he was a 14x NBA All-Star a 5 time NBA MVP. HE was a 9x All-Defensive team. In his first year in the NBA, he was the Rookie of the Year in 1985. He is a 2x NBA Dunk Contest champion and he finished his career with 32,292 points. He was born in New York City on February 17th, 1963. As a kid, he played Basketball, Baseball, and Football. When he was in high school Micheal tried out for the varsity basketball team and didn’t make it because he was only 5’11. In the summer he grew 10 inches and made the varsity team. Later he enrolled at the University of North Carolina and in his first NCAA championship game in 1982 he went against future NBA star Patrick Ewing and Micheal hit a game-winning shot and won his first NCAA championship. Later, in 1984 Micheal was drafted into the NBA and won the Rookie of the Year award but the next year he went back to college to get his degree.