Why is Michael Jordan considered the best basketball player ever?
Because he had 6 rings he had the best stats and he started a multi-billion dollar shoe company called Jordans he makes so much money and has cool shoes to boot and he won a ton of rings and retired twice played baseball i mean who can top that other than wilt Chamberlain who scored 100 points in a game so in truth jordan is second best but we don't like to talk about that.
By many people, Michael Jordan is greatly considered the best basketball player to ever play the game. Not only has Michael Jordan changed the NBA itself, but he also has changed the lifestyles of many young athletes today. Jordan, not only a basketball player but an entertainer, has made movies, commercials, restaurants and has his own "Air Jordan" clothing line, started in 1985, and still a hit till today.