NBA The confession of Jeremy Roenick
The former NHL player went to a radio show in Chicago and took the opportunity to tell an indite story about a golf day with Jordan: "We were both about to finish the 91-92 season and he called me to play a game of golf the morning in which they faced the Cavaliers, "recalls the mythical star of ice hockey.
"We played a round and won him a couple thousand dollars and he was ready to go. That night the Bulls played against Cleveland and I thought he was going to want to go home to rest. But no, he told me to play again," Remember Roenick before continuing with the story. "We filled a bag with ice and some Bud Light (beer) and returned to play another 18 holes and won another 2,000 dollars. We had been drinking all afternoon and he had to go straight to play. "
The former Blackhawks player remembers joking with Jordan and told him that he was going to call his runner to play the money he had just won by betting against the Chicago team. Then the myth of Chicago turned and said: "I bet you win over 20 points tonight and I'm going to score more than 40."
"The son of p … went out and scored 52 points to end up winning the Cavaliers for 24 after a day of golf in which he took at least 10 cans of beer. He is the best athlete I have ever seen, "concludes an astonished Roenick, historical figure of the NHL.