On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: April 27, Michael Jordan Scored 55

December 13, 2011; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Bobcats principal owner Michael Jordan during training camp at Time Warner Cable Arena. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

1997 – In a 109-104 Chicago Bulls victory over the Washington Bullets, Michael Jordan scored a game-high 55 points. Scottie Pippen was the second-highest scorer for Chicago that night, which contributed to the rest of the Bulls putting up just 54 points combined. Jordan’s 55 points in this game tied his most career points in a home playoff game.

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