Michael Jordan has heard the $1 million offer from the Memphis Grizzlies‘ owner for a one-on-one match and verbally smacked that shot into the rafters. “I think that’s comical,” Jordan said of Robert Pera’s offer to play him for charity (via the ...
Washington Post · ByCindy Boren · 10/17/2013
National media are talking about the Grizzlies again, but instead of the team, they’re focusing on Robert Pera, majority owner of the Grizzlies, challenging Michael Jordan to a game of one-on-one via Twitter. Pera’s latest challenge is the second he ...
The Business Journal · ByMichael Sheffield · 10/17/2013
ALL BALL NERVE CENTER — A few weeks ago, Memphis Grizzlies owner Robert Pera was supposed to square off in a one-on-one match against Grizz defensive stopper Tony Allen in a match for charity. After a bit of build up, on the day of the event it …
NBA All Ball Blog · 10/15/2013
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When your owner challenges Michael Jordan to a game of one-on-one for a million bucks, you might be Pretty Much Screwed. - SportsGrid article, October 2013 The article characterizes Robert Pera as delusional, “…not a great trait for an NBA owner ... · 10/28/2013
Memphis Grizzlies owner Robert Pera has said that he will give $1m to charity if NBA great Michael Jordan will agree to a one-on-one match against him. The Ubiquiti Networks CEO issued the challenge on Twitter in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Sports Mole · 10/15/2013
Memphis Grizzlies owner Robert Pera — who once challenged Michael Jordan to a round of 1-on-1 — former league stars Chris Mullin and Allan Houston, rapper Common, and Arcade Fire singer Win Butler, among others. Spike Lee and Carmelo Anthony …
Athlon Sports · 2/13/2015
Memphis Grizzlies controlling owner Robert ... iconic player. Pera, who had a 1-on-1 preseason challenge against Grizzlies guard Tony Allen canceled several weeks ago, decided to seek a contest against Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan with $1 …
Colorado Springs Gazette · 10/16/2013
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan says he would be happy to sit down and share ... 1-ON-1 CHALLENGES: Grizzlies owner Robert Pera recently became the latest to challenge Jordan to a one-on-one basketball game with proceeds going to charity.
The Grio · 11/4/2013
Michael Jordan didn't mention Grizzlies owner Robert Pera in his list of people he could beat at one-on-one -- but, then again, he probably didn't have to. Nell Redmond / Associated Press
Los Angeles Times · 5/22/2015
Just two pals, sharin' a laugh. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) Bad news, you guys: I guess we won't be finding out whether Memphis Grizzlies owner Robert Pera can beat Michael Jordan in a game of one-on-one after all. (We pause here to allow the entire ...
Yahoo Canada Sports · ByDan Devine · 10/17/2013
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