In a press conference promoting the kick off to All-Star weekend in his team's city, Charlotte Hornets o
"Six Championships, by all means."
He recognized both players for the impressive marks, noting that both streaks are hard to accomplish. Jordan even went on to praise the two players by stating it shows “the talent that we have within the league.” But this response is as savage as it gets.
Although we can no longer see MJ ball on the court, he clearly has not lost his competitive spirit. Of course Jordan showed love to the two NBA superstars in question, but made it clear what earns you the ultimate respect in the league: rings.
Michael Jordan, without a doubt. Iconic. American society was saturated and in awe of him. (Rightly so!) pic.twitter.com/55DCHWqaNB— And it's Andie (@andiegardner) February 6, 2019
Both Harden and Westbrook will be in Charlotte this upcoming weekend for the All-Star Game. Harden will be suiting up for Team LeBron and Russ will be playing for Team Giannis, and Jordan will likely be closely watching.