Michael Jordan "The Eagle"

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According to Forbes magazine, Michael Jordan getting richer and richer than when Jordan was at the height of wealth and popularity.

When Jordan was at the peak of his career, Michael had a $ 50 million out of its revenues on the basketball court [namely through sponsorships]. Jordan also save $ 63 million, the result of his salary during his last two years at the Bulls.

Since Jordan became the NBA championship for the sixth time with the Bulls and retired for the second time in season 1997-98, was born more than 50 million children in America.

Although retired from basketball for a long time, Michael Jordan is getting better business. Forbes estimates the revenue Jordan has reached $ 60 million over the last few years through a contract with Nike, Gatorade, Hanes, Upper Deck, 2K Sports and Five Star Fragrances.

Gatorade, Hanes and Upper Deck has long been a sponsor Jordan. 2K Sports made ​​the Jordan as the cover of NBA 2K11 game last year. The game was sold five million copies, and make the game as a game-selling NBA 2K11 NBA. Jordan is also the cover of NBA 2K12 game and signed a contract of more than one year with the company 2K Sports.

Michael also has five restaurants and a car dealership in North Carolina. Jordan's annual income exceeds the figures of other sports.