Michael Jordan's Career Earnings Could Soar to New Heights with $3 Billion Hornets Sale 

By Aishwaryk


June 22, 2023

It's been more than 20 years since Michael Jordan last played in the NBA, but the basketball legend still routinely outearns the world's highest-paid active athletes.

Jordan's net worth surpasses $2B, earning $100M yearly from endorsements and ventures, surpassing sports' biggest stars like LeBron James and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Valuation increased

Jordan's 2010 purchase of the Hornets for $175M paid off as their valuation soared to over $3B. A potential profit of $1.2B awaits if he sells.

Hornet Growth

The Hornets' value has increased due to better performance, the NBA's growth, and the rising value of sports franchises.

ROI on Hornet

If the deal is approved, Michael Jordan's expected return on investment (ROI), which is approximately 11 times his initial purchase price of $275 million, might reach around $3 billion.

Jordan’s Net worth

Michael Jordan’s net worth is estimated to be $2.1 billion. If he sells the Charlotte Hornets for $3 billion, his net worth would be around $5 billions.

Is Jordan completely leaving Hornet

These shoes was worn by Michael Jordan during Game 2 of 1998 NBA Finals in which Bulls won. The shoes were sold for $2.2 million in 2023.

No matter what happens in the future, Michael Jordan is still going to make a lot of money. He is already a legend, and his career earnings are going to make him even more legendary.

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