"I'm just here to tell you about the time that Michael Jordan had the flu, but decided to play anyway. He played 44 minutes that night, scored 38 points, grabbed seven rebounds, dished out five assists and had three steals. Oh yeah, and somewhere in between he nearly fainted in Scottie Pippen's arms." back when basketball was REAL.
Former Jazz ballboy reveals new details about Michael Jordan's flu game
Chicago Bulls Michael Jordan makes his final 3-point shot over the top of Utah Jazz's John Stockton during the fourth quarter of Game 5 of the NBA Finals Wednesday, June 11, 1997, in Salt Lake City. Jordan, suffering from flu symptoms, scored 38 to help the Bulls beat the Jazz 90-88 to take a 3-2 lead in their series. (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac)