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Jordan - Wizards

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Jordan - Wizards

Jordan - Wizards

Jordan - Wizards

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Recently retired basketball marvel Michael Jordan will join the Washington Wizards as part owner and head of operations. But Jordan won't be playing for the Wizards. NBA rules prohibit player-owners. Linda speaks with author David Halberstam, who has written a book about Jordan, entitled "Playing for Keeps." (4:00)

Playing for Keeps; Michael Jordan and the World That He Made, by David Halberstam, is published by Random House, February 1999.

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