“Here Comes MJ vs Bron Mob”: Twitter Goes Crazy as Michael Jordan Flexes His Trophies

Published 10/11/2021, 1:00 PM EDT
Golf – The 2020 Ryder Cup – Whistling Straits, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, U.S. – September 25, 2021 Michael Jordan watches the action by the 11th green during the Four-balls REUTERS/Mike Segar


Without mentioning Michael Jordan, any discussion of the greatest basketball player of all time is worthless. His championship rings, among other things, place him in an elite group of players.

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Aside from Robert Horry, who is famous for stepping up in big games, none of the other players have more rings than Jordan in NBA’s new age.

Jordan, along with his colleague Scottie Pippen and veterans like Bob Cousy and Kareem Abdul Jabbar, led the NBA in team success. And, to this day, he isn’t afraid to brag about his achievements. He proudly displayed his life achievements on his zoom call background.

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Twitter Erupts as Michael Jordan flexes his trophy cabinet

What did Jordan talk about in the interview

Jordan took part in a Zoom Call interview with NBC to discuss his breakthrough into the NASCAR world, among other topics. Jordan showcased his trophy cabinet in the background while on call.

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He said, “Been there, experienced it, you know been a fan blah blah blah. But I wasn’t afraid of it. I was looking forward to the challenge and you know the thing is, we can be successful in this. You got to put forth the work, you may have to work a little extra harder.”

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LONG POND, PA – JUNE 26: Michael Jordan owner of 23XI Racing at his pit box prior to the NASCAR Cup Series – Pocono Organics CBD 325 on June 26,2021 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond,PA.(Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

What does this mean for the Michael Jordan vs LeBron James debate?

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While some fans are arguably correct in mentioning that LeBron has had more success in reaching NBA Finals, but Jordan was the one who never lost when he reached the finals. Consequently, the number of rings that Michael Jordan has is the same number as the number of times LeBron has lost in the Finals.

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Therefore, when it comes to the big moment, Michael Jordan has delivered more efficiently. Somehow, nobody remembers who comes second in the finals as much as they remember who came first. Therefore, even though both LeBron and Jordan are extremely successful, there’s still no definitive answer to this debate.

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Chaitanya Dadhwal

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Chaitanya Dadhwal is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Even though his journalism is driven by his desire to understand both sides of an argument and give a neutral perspective, he is biased towards Houston Rockets and Arsenal, and he has shown exactly how loyal he can be through tough times. Currently a Law student at Jindal Global Law School, he aims to have his own sports management firm one day and enjoys rap music during his time off.

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