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The Last Dance

ESPN's docuseries “The Last Dance” goes behind the scenes to chronicle the Bulls' 1997-98 season.

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Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and Phil Jackson were never coming back for one more year

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The great endures: An homage to Michael Jordan

MJ is a living legend, and his legacy is almost mythical, no matter how much Scottie Pippen tries to tarnish it

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Somebody please make this Michael Jordan-Scottie Pippen slap fight stop!

We need a long break from these two two guys. That would have been an unthinkable statement 25 years ago.

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Commentary: Scottie Pippen sells books, but hurts his reputation, with attacks on Michael Jordan

Sure, Pippen wants to sell books and the more controversy the better. But at what cost?

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From the archives: Reliving episodes 9 and 10 of ‘The Last Dance’

Here’s how the Sun-Times originally reported some of the topics covered in episodes 9 and 10 of the ESPN documentary "The Last Dance."

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Scottie Pippen is not a Michael Jordan fan these days

In his new memoir, Pippen unleashes some serious criticism of Jordan and the documentary "The Last Dance."

Chicago Six-Times Podcast

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Michael Jordan says Luc Longley should have been in ‘The Last Dance’

The Bulls legend says he regrets that his Australian teammate didn’t have a larger role in the documentary.

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Scottie Pippen dancing to different music with new autobiography

The new book details how Pippen cringed at being labeled Jordan’s sidekick and claims he was the "real" leader in the Bulls locker room.

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23 for 23: The Sun-Times’ greatest Michael Jordan stories

To celebrate the release of "The Last Dance," the Sun-Times pulls open its archives to look back at stories covering Jordan’s greatest challenges and triumphs.

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WATCH: Michael Jordan turns mean in ‘SNL’ parody of ‘The Last Dance’

Host Keegan-Michael Key zings MJ’s drive to win by recalling his hallway bet with a security guard, a highlight of last year’s Bulls docuseries.

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Michael Jordan donates $2 million to hunger-relief organization

His proceeds from "The Last Dance" documentary will go to Feeding America.

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Former Bulls security guard’s championship rings sell for combined $255,840

The rings originally belonged to longtime Bulls security guard John Capps, who had been with the organization from 1966 until his death in 2018.

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Another trophy for MJ: ‘The Last Dance’ wins Emmy for outstanding documentary

ESPN’s 10-part doc on Jordan and the Bulls beat out Netflix’s "Tiger King" and three others for the award.

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Scottie Pippen downplays rift with Michael Jordan in wake of ‘Last Dance’

"Why would I be offended by anything that happened 30 years ago?" Pippen said.

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The man who took down MJ: Sky minority owner thought to be 1st to beat Michael Jordan 1-on-1 at camp

John Rogers almost blew the biggest game of his life, but his familiarity with Jordan’s mind games prepared him for that moment.

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We know the ending, but ‘Game 6: The Movie’ still a thrilling ride

"Game 6: The Movie" isn’t merely a rebroadcast of the 1998 Bulls-Jazz NBA Finals clincher. It’s a bit of a hybrid, as we see every minute of the game in real time, and we hear the calls of play-by-play man Bob Costas and analysts Doug Collins and Isiah Thomas as they were heard that day.

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NBCSN will rebroadcast Michael Jordan episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

The Jordan episode will be broadcast on Monday at 7 p.m. and May 29 at 10 p.m.

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Horace Grant disputes Michael Jordan’s allegations that he was source for ‘The Jordan Rules’ book

The former Bulls star even calls MJ a ‘‘snitch’’ in a radio interview.

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One year after accident, Bobby Roundtree is working hard on his body — and on our minds

The former Illinois football standout is tweeting videos of his workouts and sharing words of inspiration with his followers as he battles back from a severe spinal injury.

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What if Michael Jordan joined Clyde Drexler with the Portland Trail Blazers in 1984?

Jordan and Clyde Drexler say they could have played alongside each other.

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ESPN to show film about Game 6 of 1998 NBA Finals 

ESPN will show "Game 6: The Movie" on Wednesday night at 8 p.m. after a rebroadcast of episodes 9 and 10 of "The Last Dance."

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‘The Last Dance’ finishes strong in viewership

Episode 9 on Sunday night averaged 5.9 million viewers, and the finale averaged 5.4 million, combining for a 10% increase from the previous week.

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Sixth trophy worth its wait — Jordan’s game-winner ends tough trip to title

From the archives: The Bulls win their sixth NBA championship.

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Whew! Worn-out Bulls head to Utah for NBA Finals

From the archives: The Bulls get past the Indiana Pacers to reach the 1998 NBA Finals.

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Look, it’s Rodzilla! Worm goes AWOL to make a cameo at wrestling event

From the archives: Dennis Rodman skips an NBA Finals practice to hang out with Hulk Hogan.

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Sammy vs. MJ: Who was No. 1 in local sports in ’98? Believe it or not, Sosa dethrones Jordan as king

From the archives: A guy named Sammy Sosa also dominated the headlines in 1998.

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Ann Kerr’s strength helps Steve Kerr deal with dad’s death

From the archives: Like Michael Jordan, Steve Kerr lost his father to violence.

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Three-peat repeat defines a dynasty: Magnitude of Bulls’ sixth title ensures lasting legacy

From the archives: The second three-peat secures the Bulls’ legend.

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Former Bulls big man Will Perdue weighs in on his coaches: Phil Jackson vs. Gregg Popovich

Perdue had some interesting takes on both men in the wake of "The Last Dance."

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6 key moments from the final night of ‘The Last Dance’

What we learned from the final episodes of ESPN’s documentary on Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Bulls.

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Podcast: Bulls defeat Jazz as ‘The Last Dance’ wraps with second three-peat and the end of an era

Rick Telander and Richard Roeper recap Sunday’s finale of "The Last Dance" with a discussion of Episodes 9 and 10.

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‘The Last Dance’: A look back at the good, the bad and the unexpected

10 episodes later, now we know Michael Jordan was both the GOAT and a poet (with some issues), Carmen Electra is hilarious and John Michael Wozniak was adorable.

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Success of ‘The Last Dance’ a telling reminder of Michael Jordan’s incredible staying power

But for the NBA, is there something incriminating about his popularity 22 years after the last of the Bulls’ six titles?

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Michael Jordan’s game of thrones and thorns

Now he seemed overwhelmed trying once again to justify his brutal behavior back in the day. Didn’t the world understand he was doing what had to be done?