Originally posted by Chicago TribuneGiorgio Armani wants Michael Jordan to play for Olimpia of Milan, a basketball team the Italian designer sponsors, Italy's best-selling sports daily La Gazzetta dello Sport has reported.
This reminds me of MJ's first retirement, when a Ukranian team named (and I'm not making this up) Tiit offered him a huge - well, huge for anyone else besides Michael Jordan - contract to come play for them.
Alessandro "Hercules" Boondy
Just take a flannel shirt and paint it red, Then draw a chicken on it, with two poker-dice for eyes, An' have it wavin' razors round its head ...
It's this sort of thing which is why I just cannot get into the college game beyond a passing hope for my alma mater (GO DPU!) and enjoying the NCAA tournament. The NBA makes no bones about the mercenary nature of its teams, and the fans accept that.