The countdown is on! We’re offering 84 facts on the ’84 Draft – one every hour — in advance of the June 9 premiere of “The84Draft” on NBA TV.
Name: Michael Jordan
Vitals: 6-foot-6, 195 pounds
Birthday: Feb. 17, 1963
College: North Carolina
Drafted in 1984: 3rd overall by Chicago Bulls
Draft fact: Michael Jordan, the third pick in the 1984 Draft, won a record 10 scoring titles during his playing days. His first scoring title came in the 1986-87 season, starting a string of seven straight scoring titles. He then had a run of three straight scoring titles from 1995-96 to 1997-98.
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