Who should the world call the best basketball player of all time ? Most people think Michael Jordan is the best basketball player of all time because of the impact he made on the game, the growth he has made throughout his basketball career, and fans he has brought to the game. Michael Jordan has made a big impact on the game of basketball. For example when “ Michael Jordan lifted off from the free throw line and handily won the 1988 dunk contest.” Michael Jordan 's famous dunk happened in the 1988 dunk contest. His famous dunk is known as the Air Jordan symbol.
Oscar de la Hoya was born February 4, 1973, into a very poor and tough neighborhood in East Los Angeles. Sometimes De la Hoya’s family didn’t have enough money for food. There were also lots of street gangs and drug dealers. His father decided to give him some boxing lessons to help adapt to the neighborhood he lived in. Boxing was very big in Oscar de la Hoya’s family.
An outstanding athlete, Louie Zamperini, determined, rebellious, track star and a WWII survivor. A troubled life as a kid, but was pushed by his older brother, Pete, to run. Louie hated it, but then after running more he loved it as he became a very famous track athlete. His life changed in an instant when he was called to serve for his country. Louie Zamperini, from Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken, exhibits many character traits but in all, determined, and rebellious are most relevant.
Michael Jordan has won more championships than Lebron, his statistics are better than Lebron’s statistics, and he was recognized more by people when he was a player than Lebron has and is recognized. All of these statements along with the facts behind them just prove that Michael Jordan was a better basketball player than Lebron is now. If you still don’t believe that Michael Jordan is the best player of all time just listen to some of the NBA legends. Larry Bird once said, “everyone obviously thinks that Jordan was the best player ever”. Not only did Larry Bird make that statement so did Hakeem Olajuwon when he stated, “Lebron is among the all time greatest players, but Jordan was much superior to him”.
Then, a couple of months later he became a famous Boxer. Also, he was a strong, fast, and fluent fighter. He always did what he was suppose to do as a Boxer and a Father. (Paragraph 5) The World is better, because more children want to be like him or be like him, so they want to do the things he is doing. He persuades children to Box, because of his style, speed, and strength.
The Celtics could 've been the best team ever with Bias in their lineup. Out of the draft Len Bias was very comparable to Michael Jordan out of college. He compared to him with his size, speed, and strength. Len Bias had the potential to bet the next great Celtic. The death of Len Bias was very unexpected.
Bo knows tennis.” One after one, the greats of each sport attested to Jackson’s God-given, all-around athletic prowess” (Ellis). Nike’s campaign exemplified Bo Jackson’s un-earthly athletic ability, and propelled him into being the most well-known athlete on the planet. Bo became this figure of myth through a life structured on him working hard for his family and having the right people around him and at the right times to see him and expose him to the world stage. Bo broke records in high school, college, and beyond en route to becoming an athlete the world could never possibly forget. Bo Jackson is the most mesmerizing athlete of
“There 's more to me than just the jersey I wear, and that 's Christ living inside me.” This is a quote from Wardell Stephen Curry II that shows that he has a strong faith and he is not a selfish man. Curry was born into a very athletic family, everyone in his family is or has played a sport and was successful. Curry mostly grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina, but he also lived in Toronto Canada. Curry moved his way up to professional basketball quickly skipping his senior year in college along the way. He has had a career with ups and downs, including multiple injuries, but he has had a successful basketball career.
BECOMING FAMOUS Ali is famous off boxing , people discover his talent for boxing through an odd twist of fate, his bike was stolen, and Ali told a police officer, Joe Martin, that he wanted to beat up the thief. well, Ali had to learn how to fight Martin reportedly told him at the time Ali first became known after Ali became an Olympic gold medalalist, his most important event during the time he became famous was when Ali won the gold medalists, Ali most exciting time was when he won his first heavyweight champion ship as an boxer , yes Ali travel to different countries, and he meet all kinds of different people not just people famous people he me , Ali was an award winning he had all kinds of different awards. HOW I FEEL ABOUT THIS PERSON The way I feel about this person fantastic because Ali inspire me to do better and told me to never give I feel very confident. And also I feel as though he was a good roll model to other people, also people looked up to him he was the motivation that people needed in there life he was the best at what he did that 's why so many people looked up to him I look up to him because he was a black man in the slave era trying to make it
He overcame his rough childhood and became one of the most powerful leaders of all time. Without this man, the colonies would never be as successful as the were. He created the basis of our federal government and became our first President. Therefore, George Washington deserves to be in the Revolutionary Hall of Fame for his determination to fight, giving our military more strength, and the many great decisions he made in office. First, Washington has been determined his whole life.
Similarly, Derrick’s motivation to provide for his family and succeed at life comes from his faith in Jesus. This is the base of his motivation, but is also very self motivated. He knows what he wants to achieve and does everything in his power to ensure his victory. For example, throughout the football season Derrick battle an ongoing knee injury, “...Derrick felt a snap in his right knee. Like a sudden wild fire, the pain exploded through his leg and up into his gut” (89, Kingsbury).
Brian. “King Clutch”. Scalibrine was a very dominant player during his playing career. What really gave “The White Mamba” the title, “The G.O.A.T.”, was when he left the Nets to make a championship run in Boston and carried them to win the 2008 NBA Finals. “Why Brian Scalibrine is the GOAT: He got a ring without trying.
He retired from basketball and became a businessman. He owns multiple franchises and some real estate. He then was diagnosed with HIV. Magic Johnson was a great player he was drafted out of college to the Lakers team he played as a point guard even though he was 6’ 9”. Magic Johnson was an important part of the team for the Lakers he ended the season winning the Most Valuable Player Award.
The most dominant player out of all of the greatest players I just listed is Lebron James. He won MVP while he was on the Heat and led them to championships. Lebron and Wade made one of the best duos in NBA history. Shaq was also one of the best on the
“I think of myself as an Australian, I don’t go in for all this black and white thing. To me, we’re all Australians.” Lionel was also most well-known for his boxing, which he achieved greatness in.”I think of him as an inspiration to me” Anthony Mundine once said. Lionel had an amazing record of 53 fights, 42 fights, 12 by K.O and 11 losses. He once said before his world title win in 1968 “I 'm going to win it for my country. I 'm the first Aboriginal to win this.