06/10/1993 Michael Jordan retires from professional basketball
Michael Jordan retires
Michael Jordan | Feature | ESPN | 1993 | Retirement Coverage
Phil Jackson Explains How He Tried To Get Michael Jordan To Not Retire In 1993
Mike Takes Flight | WGN Coverage of Michael Jordan's Retirement | 1993
Michael Jordan - Larry King Live (first interview post-1993 retirement)
Jordan announced his retirement, citing a loss of desire to play the game. Jordan later stated that the death of his father three months earlier also shaped his decision. Jordan's father was murdered at a highway rest area in Lumberton, North Carolina, by two teenagers, Daniel Green and Larry Martin Demery.