This is just the second season for Memphis Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera and he already feels the need to call out Michael Jordan.
Pera, who had a 1-on-1 preseason challenge versus Memphis guard Tony Allen canceled several weeks ago, wants to go up versus Jordan with $1 million going to charity.
This all unfolded in a Twitter exchange earlier this week where Pera apologized about the cancellation of the Tony Allen showdown, which would have resulted in a $100,000 donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
YouWager experts learned that someone then suggested Pera should just change it to an owners match with the owner facing off against Mark Cuban of the Dallas Mavericks.
However,Pera’s response was he would make quick work of Cuban, so instead he called out the 50 year-old Jordan:
The 6x NBA Champion currently owns the Charlotte Bobcats.