Michael Jordan's vertical was unofficially measured at 48 inches during his playing career. The leaping ability brought Jordan to hundreds of highlight reel dunks and back-to-back NBA Slam Dunk titles in 1987 and 1988.
While vertical jumps are not officially kept, it is reported that Jordan shares the highest vertical leap with Darrell Griffith, as of 2014. Players with 46-inch vertical leaps are fellow NBA dunk champions Jason Richardson and Spud Webb. Considered by many to be the greatest basketball player ever, the 14-time all-star and two-time Olympic Gold Medalist led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA titles in his career.Learn More
According to various Internet resources, Michael Jordan is not infected by the HIV/Aids virus. However, another popular basketball star from the 90s, named Magic Johnson, has achieved a healthy lifestyle even after suffering with the HIV virus for years.Full Answer >
As of 2014, Michael Jordan doesn't have a Twitter account, which would be the easiest way to get in touch with him, but his publicity address is Jump Inc., 676 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 293, Chicago, IL 60611. This address is directly associated with his work with the Chicago Bulls.Full Answer >
Michael Jordan's career field goal percent is 0.497, but his most impressive season was in 1990-1991 playing for the Chicago Bulls when he averaged 0.539 percent field goals made. His career average of minutes per game is 38.3 minutes. During his 15-year career in the NBA from 1984 through 2003, Michael Jordan was one of the most impressive basketball players of all time.Full Answer >
Michael Jordan, the former NBA star, has homes in Florida and North Carolina. He has become a bit of a real estate tycoon since retiring, buying up mostly foreclosed homes.Full Answer >