This Day in History – Michael Jordan’s 63 point performance VS the Boston Celtics, 1986

Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls, 1985-86Image: Source

April 20, 1986 – Michael Jordan, right back from an injury that sidelined him for most of the season scores 63 points, still the all time record for points in an NBA playoff game against the Boston Celtics. The same Boston Celtics that are arguably the best team to go on a basketball court. The game that got Larry Bird to be the first to compare MJ to god. Today is it’s 23 anniversary.