Michael Jordan has led a life that's veered hugely between triumph and tragedy. But his latest move might be his most generous yet.
In 1993, things were looking sweet for Michael Jordan.
He's still known as the GOAT.
via: TwitterIt's likely no one will ever top him.
Jordan was well established in the basketball world.
via: imdbThe star well and truly dominated the sport from the mid-'80s to the late '90s.
Jordan began his professional basketball career when he was drafted by the Chicago Bulls in 1984.
via: imdbThe draft also featured court legends John Stockton and Charles Barkley.
Jordan soon proved to be a stand out on the court.
via: imdbHis talent was proven when he helped the team make the playoffs and scored an average of 28.2 points per game that season.
And it didn't go unnoticed...
via: imdbJordan received the NBA Rookie of the Year Award and was selected for the All-Star Game for his spectacular performance.
Jordan's second season, however, was marred with injury.
via: imdbNevertheless, he proved he was one to watch - breaking new ground during the '86-'87 season.
By the late '80s, the Chicago Bulls were quickly becoming a huge force in the basketball world.
via: imdbAnd Jordan was credited for being one of the main reasons for the team's rising success... and it was truly up from there.
Following a short stint in minor league baseball, in March 1995 Jordan returned to basketball for the Chicago Bulls.
via: imdbAnd he came back stronger than ever.
Jordan lead the Bulls to a then-record 72 regular-season wins...
via: Getty ImagesSafe to say, he has a gleaming basketball resumé.
Over the years since beginning his professional basketball career, Jordan retired from the sport 3 times.
via: Getty ImagesHe first retired in 1993 and again in 1998, then finally hung up his jersey for good back in 2003.
But that's not to say he's not been busy...
via: imdbThe incredible Netflix documentary The Last Dance covered his entire professional career - alongside his tumultuous personal life.
But this week, Michael announced some sweet news.
via: TwitterAnd the internet is loving it.