On This Date 4/16/2003
Michael Jordan plays his final NBA game with the Washington Wizards, scoring 15 points with four rebounds and four assists. The Wizards are beaten by the Philadelphia 76ers at the First Union Center. Jordan received an ovation every time he entered the game or went to the bench. At the end of the game, fans chanted, “We Want Mike,” wanting to see more of the greatest of all time before he walked off the floor for the last time.