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Sport 'The Jordan Rules' author Sam Smith: Michael Jordan told lies in 'The Last Dance'

00:59  23 may  2020
00:59  23 may  2020 Source:   yardbarker.com

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In The Last Dance , Jordan accuses Grant of being the one who spilled team secrets to the author of The Jordan Rules , Sam Smith . On KNBR in San Francisco, Grant also addressed one of the pettiest stories in the documentary: When Jordan told flight attendants not to serve Grant food on an

The 10-part Michael Jordan documentary, “ The Last Dance ,” about his final season with the Bulls, drew mostly widespread acclaim. In a radio interview with ESPN 1000 in Chicago, Horace Grant said the idea coming from Jordan that he was the source in author Sam Smith ’s infamous book, “The

Following the final two episodes of the ESPN series "The Last Dance" about Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls, former Chicago forward Horace Grant repeatedly and publicly refuted Jordan's claims that Grant was the source who leaked inside information to journalist Sam Smith for the controversial "The Jordan Rules" book published in the early '90s.

Michael Jordan, Phil Jackson are posing for a picture: Michael Jordan (23) and Phil Jackson took part in The Last Dance. © Anne Ryan, USA TODAY, USA TODAY via Imagn Content Services, LLC Michael Jordan (23) and Phil Jackson took part in The Last Dance.

While speaking with San Francisco radio station 95.7 The Game on Thursday, Smith also claimed Jordan was less than completely honest during interviews for the documentary.

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ESPN's 10-part documentary series, The Last Dance , offered a fascinating look at Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls. The conclusion of the documentary had former Bulls teammate Horace Grant — who was basically accused in the doc of leaking stories to sportswriter Sam Smith for his book

Jordan made the claim during “ The Last Dance ” documentary and Grant got his chance at a These former NBA players declined to be in ' The last dance ' documentary about michael Smith told KNBR that Jordan took Grant’s food away when the forward had a bad game.

"There were several things in the documentary, what I saw, I would know that he made up or lied about," Smith said.

"There weren't major things, but it was like...when a TV movie comes on, and they say, 'This is based on a true story. That's what that was. It was based on a true story.

"There were all of the outlines of what happened, but a lot of the detail, like the pizza thing, the poison, that was complete nonsense. There were a couple of other things like that I won't go into.

"They weren't major, but the thing at the end was a complete, blatant lie."

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Michael Jordan has been branded a liar by ex-Chicago Bulls team-mate Horace Grant over claims made in ' The Last Dance ' series. In the 10-part docuseries, co-produced by ESPN and Netflix, Jordan accused Grant – who won three NBA championships with the Bulls – of being a source for Sam

Author Sam Smith penned a book called The Jordan Rules , which followed turbulent times with the Bulls during their 1991 championship run. A storyline that garnered lots of attention in " The Last Dance " was Jordan 's propensity to "bully" teammates. Grant acknowledged a report that said Jordan

The question remains: Did Jordan have the flu when he played in Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, was he poisoned by bad pizza or was he suffering from a hangover?

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