Only one team can win the 2021 NBA Finals, but we ranked each team’s chances to pull off the impressive feat.
As if 2020 wasn’t crazy enough inside the bubble in Florida, the storylines are endless when taking a look at the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs.
As much as basketball fans love watching the regular season and playoffs, the real magic tends to happen when the NBA’s free agency period rolls around each year.
The term “super team” doesn’t have the same weight as it did in the 2010s, and it seems that the NBA has become numb to the concept.
No matter what each franchise did for this year’s “City Edition” jerseys, basketball fans had their own opinions. So, naturally, we did, as well.
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Some memories stick out more than others, while other clips could fall by the wayside in the long run. To parse it out, here are the top five highlights from “The Last Dance.”
One quote from Michael Jordan in the final moments of “The Last Dance” may be the most important that the Bulls legend said throughout the documentary’s entirety.
After four action-filled weeks, “The Last Dance” reached its final night of episode premieres on May 17, 2020, and showcased exactly why the Chicago Bulls are known as one of the sports world’s all-time great dynasties.
After a dramatic seventh episode, “The Last Dance” kept the red-hot pace rolling as it moved into Episode 8, the series’ third-to-last episode.
If Episode 6 of “The Last Dance” planted the seed of doubt about Michael Jordan’s future before his first retirement from basketball, then Episode 7 showed the full growth of that seed into the flower that was his decision to step away from the sport in his prime.
After a drama-filled fifth episode, “The Last Dance” gets into the nitty-gritty in its sixth installment as the production starts to dive in on the mental toll Jordan’s success and worldwide admiration had on him.
Episode 5 brought the main spotlight back to Michael Jordan throughout, but in a unique way. It wasn’t just Jordan, it was his impact on the world through his shoes.
Episode 4 starts and ends with the key coaching philosophies of the one and only Phil Jackson, the man who was at the helm for each of the Bulls’ six championship wins in the 1990s.
Simply put, Episode 3 of “The Last Dance” can be summarized with two words: Dennis Rodman.