Rare Michael Jordan jersey may be sold at record price


Michael Jordan’s Team USA jersey from 1984 is going up for auction, and it could be sold for a record price, according to TMZ.

The #9 jersey that Jordan wore during the dominant run of the Team USA at the 1984 Summer Olympics, is part of Grey Flannel Auctions’ summer catalog, and, reportedly it is the only known jersey of its kind.

Previously, Jordan’s “flu game” shoes sold for $104,000 in 2013, and his Bulls jersey from the 1997-97 NBA playoffs, was sold for $168,000, through Goldin Auctions, in 2016.

This 1984 olympic jersey promises to rank even higher. Bidding starts at $10,000 on June 2nd.

Jordan played in total 1072 NBA games (1039 started), averaging 30.1 ppg, 6.2 rpg in 38.3 minutes per contest. He was a 14-time NBA All-Star, and a 6-time the NBA champion with the Chicago Bulls.

Jordan led the NBA in scoring in 10 seasons and tied Wilt Chamberlain’s record of seven consecutive scoring titles. He was also a fixture on the NBA All-Defensive First Team, making the roster nine times. Many of Jordan’s contemporaries label Jordan as the greatest basketball player of all time.


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