The oldest such franchise is the Suns (51 seasons), while the Royals/Kings and the Hawks have even longer championship droughts (68 and 61 seasons, respectively).
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The Play: So sick and suffering from flu -like symptoms that at times he staggered, a dehydrated and exhausted Michael Jordan wills himself to 38 points against the Utah Jazz in a pivotal Game 5, adding to the Bulls star’s legend as a clutch performer and relentless competitor.
Four NFL teams — the Browns, Lions , Jaguars , and Texans — have never appeared in the Super Bowl. The Lions and Browns both won championships prior to the NFL merger in 1966. Jacksonville and Houston have only been around since 1995 and 2002, respectively, and are the league’s two newest expansion teams.
The Tennessee Titans, San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings , Jacksonville Jaguars , Houston Texans , Detroit Lions , Cleveland Browns , Cincinnati Bengals, Carolina Panthers, Buffalo Bills , Atlanta Falcons, and Arizona Cardinals have never won a Super Bowl.
Jerry Reinsdorf broke up the Bulls because he didn’t want to pay anybody. You think about it, he let Horace Grant go because he became a free agent and didn’t want to pay him.
Michael Jordan insists in ‘The Last Dance’ he did not push off on Bryon Russell in 1998 NBA Finals. The moment captured Michael Jordan’s superior footwork, his clutch shooting and his flair for the theatrical. “Everybody says I pushed off — bull—-,” Jordan said in the final episode of “The Last Dance.
Michael Jordan couldn’t have written a better ending to the 1997- 98 NBA season. With less than 15 seconds to go in Game 6 of the 1998 NBA Finals , the Bulls superstar found himself in isolation against Jazz guard Bryon Russell.
The Bulls saw their greatest success during the 1990s when they played a major part in popularizing the NBA worldwide. They are known for having one of the NBA’s greatest dynasties, winning six NBA championships between 1991 and 1998 with two three-peats.
Despite suffering apparent flu -like symptoms the night before and during the game , Jordan — through sheer strength of will and determination — scored 38 points to help his Chicago Bulls win 90-88 in Game 5. It really wasn’t the flu game . It was food poisoning.”