Michael Jordan’s Takeover Of The Charlotte Hornets’ Twitter Account Is Something To Behold

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The NBA season kicks off tonight and despite great story lines like Lebron returning home to Cleveland, Derrick Rose coming back from injury, and the aging Spurs going for one last shot at glory, today belongs to the GOAT, Michael Jordan. Some genius in the Charlotte Hornets PR department has given Jordan the keys to their Twitter account (@hornets) and is letting him go wild for one day and one day only.

Jordan opened his Twitter takeover in the most MJ way possible with a shout out to his 1995 return to the NBA and those famous words “I’m Back!”:

Since then, we have been treated to a day in the life of an NBA owner.

He drinks coffee:

He watches practice:

He reviews videos:

Michael also showed off his vast understanding of the internet with favorites like…



NBA Owners! They’re just like us!

OK maybe not exactly:

The best moment of the day though belongs to an interaction with PGA Golfer Keegan Bradley. Jordan is known to have a love of golf and apparently he plays with Bradley regularly. According to Keegan, Michael’s greatness does not extend to the golf course:

Never one to like losing at anything (including Twitter), Michael fired right back with this zinger:

Look out Katy Perry and Justin Bieber. Jordan is the GOAT for a reason and if he decides to get a full time Twitter account, you better believe he is coming for your spots atop the follower leaderboard.

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Charley was born and raised in Chicago, and while he has been blessed to witness six NBA Championships and two Stanley Cups, he really wants that Super Bowl and World Series.

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