A sports grill at the Dubai Mall built a statue of Michael Jordan. That’s not much of a surprise, considering the NBA’s surging popularity in even the most remote locations abroad.What’s surprising is for all the detail the statue has right – check out MJ’s kicks – it got the most basic thing wrong: his legendary No. 23 jersey.
Instead, the sports grill has him donning the number 32 jersey longtime teammate Will Perdue wore.
Perhaps we shouldn’t be surprised: it’s not the first time Dubai has made a mistake with a major American sports star.
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