Seven Sports Legends You Need to Know by Kyle deManincor
Michael Jordan Michael Jordan, considered by many to be the greatest basketball player of all time, played 15 seasons in the NBA, 13 of which were spent with the Chicago Bulls . “ Air Jordan” led the Bulls to six NBA titles in eight years during the 1990s, winning all six NBA Finals MVP awards. His #23 jersey is retired by the Bulls, and his likeness, (left), was put in front of the United Center where the Bulls play to honor his legacy. Photo courtesy of http://www.flickr.com/photos/arndog/3042576808/
Joe Montana, otherwise known as “Comeback Joe,” is a former NFL QB for the 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs .
He won four super bowls during his 14-year career, winning three Super Bowl MVP awards.
The NFL's top 100 show named him the fourth best player in NFL history in 2010.
Montana was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2000.