Spud Webb and the late Manute Bol. At tall, Bol was one of the tallest players ever to appear in the NBA. Webb was tall, was one of the shortest players in NBA history. Webb is notable for winning a 1986 slam dunk contest despite his size.
Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team. He went home, locked himself in his room, and cried. Michael Jordan persevered, he took this failure and made it his motivation, becoming the greatest basketball player to ever play the sport.
Air Jordan IV --Colorway: White/Cement --Michael Jordan’s footwear reached new heights when the “Fire Red” Jordan 4 was featured in Spike Lee’s classic Do the Right Thing. Image: MJ with Charlotte Legend Mugsy Bogues.