On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: May 1, 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

1988 – In a 106-101 Chicago Bulls victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2 of the first round, Michael Jordan scored a game-high 55 points, which were the most points he ever scored in a home playoff game. Three Bulls also contributed double-digit rebounds that night.

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