|23||Michael Jordan||Chicago Bulls|
|33||Scottie Pippen||Chicago Bulls|
|—||Phil Jackson||Chicago Bulls|
|—||Jerry Krause||Chicago Bulls|
Why is number 23 retired in the NBA?
Jordan had worn 45, his baseball number, since returning to basketball earlier this season. But after a terrible game against Orlando on Sunday, he decided to wear his retired 23 on Wednesday night. That decision angered the NBA, which has said it will fine the Bulls $25,000 each time Jordan wears his old number.
Did the NBA retire 23?
the iconic number 23 has been retired not only by the Chicago bulls but also by the Miami Heat team in honor of Michael Jordan. However there are four more teams who have the number retired for other players of the franchise. Cheers.
Did the Bulls retired 23 and 45?
|4||Jerry Sloan||Also served as head coach (1979–1982).|
|10||Bob Love||Bulls Director of Community Affairs since 1993|
|23||Michael Jordan||Briefly wore no. 45 in 1995 & 12 for one game in 1990 (due to his jersey stolen).|
Who is retiring in the NBA 2020?
|September 8||Marvin Williams||34|
|September 14||Leandro Barbosa||37|
|October 24||Kevin Séraphin||30|
|November 16||Corey Brewer||34|
Who wears 23 NBA?
Why LeBron James has worn Nos. 23, 6 during his NBA career. During his first stint with the Cavaliers from 2003-10, James donned the No. 23 jersey.
Why did MJ wear 9?
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. Team USA dominated the competition and Michael Jordan left with an Olympic gold medal.