"One day during the 1997-98 season, Phil Jackson called off a practice. Michael said to Scottie Pippen, ‘We’re not playing well enough not to practice.' So they went to Phil and requested a practice. Turned out they practiced for three hours. Later, MJ said, ‘The best players have to be the caretakers.’"
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WITH HONORS Michigan State University men's basketball coach Tom Izzo was honored May 6-7 by celebrities and other sports legends during the 2012 Sports Legends Golf Classic at the Addison Reserve Country Club in Boca Raton. Izzo called it "an honor to be honored" by tournament director Bob Fishman, of CBS Sports, and The Bone Marrow Foundation.
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Michael Jordan powers over Patrick Ewing for a dunk during a 1991 Bulls-Knicks game. Jordan, who now owns the Bobcats, once again left Ewing frustrated after announcing the former Knicks center will not be the next Bobcats coach. Ewing interviewed for the position last week. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images) GALLERY: Rare Photos of Michael Jordan | Patrick Ewing
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