American basketball coach Dean Smith, who died five years ago, I decided to leave a legacy for the players club, which he coached. Michael Jordan after the distribution got a total of $ 200.
As reported by Marca, the inheritance was divided among 180 players.
After death on account of the coach was a considerable amount of 36 thousand dollars. Each player received $ 200. One of the recipients of the cheque became a legendary NBA player Michael Jordan.
Michael is one of the star pupils of the Smith.
We add that the six-time NBA champion Michael Jordan joined the campaign Black Lives Matter. Basketball player will allocate $ 100 million to organizations that work on issues of racism.
What is known about Dean Smith
He was head coach of the University of North Carolina for 1961/97 years, during which time he twice won it in the NCAA championship.
Smith led team USA, which won gold medals at the 1976 Olympics. In 1983, Smith was in the basketball Hall of fame, and in 2007 – in the Hall of fame FIBA.
Outstanding students: Jordan, Stackhouse, Wallace, Carter and Jamison.
Name Dean Smith named sports arena University of North Carolina. Smith died February 7, 2015 at the age of 83 at his home in North Carolina.
Share the news