Michael Jordan's 60th Birthday Celebrated By NBA World: A Legacy That Continues To Inspire

Photo: Instagram/Michael Jordan 

The NBA world recently celebrated Michael Jordan's 60th birthday, two decades after he last played in an All-Star Game.

Jordan's presence remains palpable at the All-Star weekend, especially in a city he terrorized during his playing days.

Even players who were not born when he played acknowledge his greatness and his impact on the sport.

Photo: Instagram/Michael Jordan 

Raptors star Scottie Barnes said that Jordan was a legend who had all the aspects of the game that a player needed.

Bulls players, who have Jordan's statue outside their home court, spoke about his inspiration and impact on them.

Zach LaVine called Jordan a mythological creature who almost didn't exist.

His stats and highlights are so incredible that it's difficult to believe they were real.

Despite his absence from the game, Jordan's legacy continues to influence players and fans alike.

Many players continue to wear his signature shoes, and his influence on the NBA can be seen in the way the game is played today.

The NBA world will always celebrate Michael Jordan's contributions to the sport.

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Source: NBC Sports


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