Michael Jordan

This pair of Nike shoes was purportedly worn by Michael Jordan at the dawn of his NBA career. (CBS)

Up For Auction: Game-Worn Shoes From The Dawn Of Michael Jordan’s NBA Career

An auction house is preparing to sell what it says is a pair of Nike basketball shoes Jordan wore in 1984. CBS 2’s Mike Parker takes a peek.

03/20/2015

Thunder guard Russell Westbrook. (Getty Images)

Russell Westbrook Becomes First Player Since Michael Jordan To Get 4 Straight Triples-Doubles

Westbrook is joining some elite company with his recent play.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2015

Jerry Reinsdorf, left, and Michael Jordan in 1993. (Getty Images)

Forbes: Michael Jordan, Jerry Reinsdorf Join Billionaires’ Club

Jordan’s net worth is valued at $1 billion, while Reinsdorf’s is at $1.3 billion.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Tiger Woods is carted off after withdrawing from the Farmers Insurance Open. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: It’s No Fun Seeing Tiger Like This

A generational talent is out of sorts, and it’s difficult to watch.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2015

CSN Chicago basketball analyst Will Perdue. (Getty Images)

Will Perdue: Michael Jordan Punched Me After 2nd Unit Was ‘Kicking Butt’

“He got me pretty good,” Perdue says.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2015

Michael Jordan in 1989. (Brian Drake/NBAE/Getty Images)

Horace Grant Tells The Story About When Michael Jordan Punched Will Perdue

Jordan got to hit who he wanted, but you couldn’t touch him.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2015

Jameis Winston. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Your 2015 Sports New Year’s Resolution

As fans, let’s work to gain more perspective.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2015

A mint condition 1986 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie card, one of five known to be in "Pristine 10" condition. (Credit: Heritage Auctions)

Jordan’s Rookie Card To Be Auctioned Off

Heritage Auctions in Dallas is offering the card from 1986 in an online auction where it’s expected to sell after midnight Thursday. The consigner wishes to remain anonymous.

11/06/2014

President Barack Obama. (Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Zings MJ After Comments On His Golf Game

He might want to spend more time thinking about the Bobcats — or the Hornets,” Barack Obama says.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Hornets owner Michael Jordan. (Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images)

Top 5 Tweets By MJ As He Took Over Hornets Twitter Account

Surprise, surprise — Michael Jordan trash talked on Twitter. He took a selfie, too.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Phil Jackson. (Getty Images)

Phil Jackson: Kobe Worked Harder In Training Than MJ

“No one can approach that,” Phil Jackson says of Kobe Bryant’s training habits.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 21: Michael Jordan, Owner of the Charlotte Bobcats unveils the new Charlotte Hornets logo during the game against the Utah Jazz at the Time Warner Cable Arena on December 21, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Watch: Michael Jordan Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates Dream Team Next

Jordan has some important friends.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Scottie Pippen. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Watch: Scottie Pippen Jokes He’s The Greatest Bull Ever In New Commercial

Pippen is featured in a new Foot Locker commercial with a “short memory” theme.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

(Photo Credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/Getty Images)

7 Incredible Athletes (Besides LeBron James) To Wear #23

Seven amazing athletes besides LeBron James to wear #23.

08/01/2014

LeBron James in 2009 with Cleveland. (Getty Images)

MJ Is ‘Cool’ With LeBron Wearing No. 23 Again

LeBron James has previously paid tribute to Michael Jordan’s famous No. 23.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2014

(Photo by: Ezra C. Shaw/Allsport)

7 Athletes Who Have Bizarre And Unusual Superstitions

We all know athletes have a ritual, routine, tradition or whatever you want to call it leading up to games. However, these 7 athletes have the most bizarre and unusual superstitions in the game.

07/25/2014

Michael Jordan. (Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images)

Original Copy Of Jordan’s ’97-’98 Contract Up For Auction

Michael Jordan signed a $33 million contract in 1997-’98, the largest in NBA history.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2014

(Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

9 Athletes Over 50 Who Are Still Better Than You

Most look like they haven’t aged, some look even younger than they did when they were active players, and some are still involved for the love of the game. Here’s a look at nine athletes over 50 who are still better and more athletic than you and who could beat you in anything.

07/24/2014

LeBron James. (Getty Images)

Harris Poll: LeBron Is America’s Most Popular Male Athlete

Voters were surveyed before LeBron James announced his decision to return to Cleveland.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

USA goalie Tim Howard. (Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

5 Great Performances In Losses

Tim Howard isn’t alone in registering a brilliant performance in a losing effort.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2014

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