The 5 Biggest Conspiracy Theories Surrounding Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls rests on the court during a game.

Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls rests on the court during a game. | Mike Powelll/Allsport/Getty Images

Michael Jordan was such a huge brand for the NBA that we still talk about him — now the primary owner of the Charlotte Hornets — nearly 15 years after he last removed his NBA basketball jersey. As the years go by, his legend grows among new and young fans of the game. But there are still whispers about some of the things that happened during his career.

What about the gambling debts? The first retirement that seemingly came out of nowhere, walking away from the game in his prime? The way the Bulls franchise suffered after he left the team for good? Here are the four biggest conspiracy theories involving Michael Jordan’s playing career.

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