Michael Jordan 50 Greatest Moments

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25. Wins Gold at '84 Games

Photograph By AP Photo/Lennox McLendon

Newly drafted by the Bulls, Jordan joined future NBA players Patrick Ewing, Chris Mullin and Wayman Tisdale to lead the U.S. to an 8-0 record and a gold medal at the Olympics in Los Angeles. Jordan led Team USA with 20 points in the gold-medal game, a 96-65 win over Spain, and averaged 17 points in his first Olympic Games.