The Michael Jordan-Nike Fallout That Wasn’t

Q: Is it true that Michael Jordan “walked away” from Nike?

A: No. That false story was first published by a website that calls its work satire.


Did Michael Jordan step down from his position with Nike due to the controversial ad they just released?


A that claims that the Nike is false.

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