Who are only 2 NBA players to have their numbers retired by teams they didn’t play for?
- In November 1994, the Chicago Bulls retired Michael Jordan’s No. 23 after his first retirement.
- On April 12, 2003, the Miami Heat retired No. 23 in honor of the contributions to the game made by Jordan, who was playing with the Washington Wizards in his final season.
- In 1985, the Utah Jazz retired No. 5 in honor of Pete Maravich.
- In 2002, the New Orleans Pelicans retired the same number in recognition of Maravich’s contributions to the city.
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