“I have no patience for coaching. … So in essence, coaching is something that I’ve never really felt I could do from an emotional standpoint because I’m much different and I have a different perception about things than what the kids do today.” Jordan is currently the owner of the Charlotte Hornets.
Did Michael Jordan ever coach a team?
Jordan played college basketball for three seasons under coach Dean Smith with the North Carolina Tar Heels. As a freshman, he was a member of the Tar Heels’ national championship team in 1982.
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Did Michael Jordan coach the Wizards?
After retiring from the Chicago Bulls in early 1999, Michael Jordan became the Washington Wizards’ vice president of basketball operations as well as a minority owner in January 2000.
Why did MJ go to the Wizards?
Later, Washington Wizards’ majority owner Abe Pollin reached out to MJ with a job offer. He wanted the 6-time NBA Champion to be the team’s new president of basketball operations. … Perhaps he wanted to leave the game on his own terms and hence decided to help the Wizards from inside the court and not outside.