Jordan, who earned 2.7 billion in 2013, has a playoff record of 63 points
2023/10/17

1: The Wealth of Michael Jordan NBA legend and former owner of the Charlotte Hornets, Michael Jordan, recently sold the team after 13 years as the owner, earning approximately $2.7 billion, making him one of the most successful NBA owners in history. 

2: Jordan's Early Career In 1984, Jordan was selected by the Chicago Bulls in the first round as the third overall pick, coming behind the "Dream Step" Hakeem Olajuwon. 

3: Impressive Rookie Season In his first NBA season, Jordan showcased his extraordinary talent, averaging 28.2 points, 6.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists, and 2.4 steals per game. He quickly became the leader of the Bulls and led them to the playoffs.  

4: Injury Setback Unfortunately, Jordan suffered a foot fracture and was unable to participate in the All-Star game that season. Despite the injury, he returned towards the end of the season and led the Bulls to the playoffs. In the first-round matchup against the Boston Celtics, Jordan achieved a historic feat, scoring 63 points, which remains the highest scoring game in NBA playoff history. Jordan averaged 22.7 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.9 assists, and 2.1 steals per game during his second season, with a remarkable 43.7 points per game in the playoffs. 

5: Explosive Third Season In his third season, Jordan reached his full potential as he averaged 37.1 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.6 assists, and 2.9 steals per game. Despite his scoring dominance, the Bulls were once again eliminated by the Celtics in the playoffs.

6: Continued Playoff Struggles In the 1987-1988 season, Jordan averaged 35.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists, and 3.2 steals per game. 

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