Did MJ play in the 96 Olympics?

Who played for the 1996 USA Olympic team?

Coaches

Pos. Name Height
PG Payton, Gary 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
SF Pippen, Scottie 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
SG Richmond, Mitch 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
C Robinson, David 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m)

How many times has Michael Jordan been to the Olympics?

Gold Medals: 1984 and 1992 Olympics; 1992 Tournament of the Americas; 1983 Pan American Games. Silver Medal: 1981 U.S. Olympic Festival. Played on seven USA Basketball teams and compiled an overall win-loss record of 39-4 (. 907 winning percentage), winning four gold medals and one silver medal.

Why did MJ wear 9 in Olympics?

Michael Jordan first represented the United States at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Due to the numbering of basketball jerseys for the Olympic games, Jordan was unable to wear his normal 23 jersey. The numbering of the Team USA jerseys went from 4-15, Jordan opted to wear the number 9 jersey.

Did Michael Jordan’s sons play college basketball?

College. Marcus Jordan played college basketball at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida. During his freshman year, UCF was in the final year of a five-year contract with Adidas, but Jordan insisted on wearing Nike Air Jordan shoes out of loyalty to his father.

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