Michael Jordan is considered the greatest basketball player of all time because of his relentless motivation and competitive nature.
In his career, Jordan dominated the NBA like no other player.
Here are Jordan's top five NBA rivalries featuring ISIAH THOMAS and PATRICK EWING.
As part of the Pistons, Isiah brought his fearless style to the NBA. The team served as a bully in the league. One of their victims was Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls.
Jordan and Barkley had a close bond despite playing only once, but his performance in 1993 really elevates him to the top. He was a monster that season and elevated himself into the greats.
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Jordan and Drexler were often compared due to their aerial acrobatic skills. Both had outstanding athletic abilities, as well as similar build and height. Furthermore, both of them were excellent mid-range shooters.
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