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why didnt MJ go from HS to the NBA?

#1wheredayayoPosted 3/21/2013 7:15:52 AM
Was he not good enough?
#2Trigger_WalnutPosted 3/21/2013 7:19:15 AM
He wanted to go and it was the norm back then.
#3jimothythekingPosted 3/21/2013 8:31:04 AM
Appreciated the value of a good education unlike today's hoodlums.
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#4jay7018Posted 3/21/2013 8:33:22 AM
jimothytheking posted...
Appreciated the value of a good education unlike today's hoodlums.


Lots of value in a degree in geography. Lol
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#5XRaurosXPosted 3/21/2013 8:37:00 AM
His parents were a big part in him going to college. His mom in particular stressed education above all else for her children. And Dean Smith certainly played a big role in it as well.
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#6jimothythekingPosted 3/21/2013 12:19:06 PM
jay7018 posted...
jimothytheking posted...
Appreciated the value of a good education unlike today's hoodlums.


Lots of value in a degree in geography. Lol


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#7Monkey_FuPosted 3/21/2013 12:46:03 PM
Looks like someone dropped out of college

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#8framewreckPosted 3/21/2013 12:58:11 PM
Because he knew deep down in order to be recognized as the GOAT you need a college title.
#9Ray_AP_37Posted 3/21/2013 12:59:54 PM
I'm pretty sure Jordan wasn't a high-school superstar like Amare, LeBron, Dwight, etc.
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#10mooglemaster17Posted 3/21/2013 1:01:15 PM
Jordan was still a McDonald's All American for what it's worth.
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