NBA icon Michael Jordan spoke at halftime of Saturday night’s Duke-North Carolina game and announced that the UNC football team will soon be wearing Jordan Brand.
He spoke highly of Larry Fedora’s program.
He also said this ...
The ceiling is the ... roof?
I’ve been thinking about those five words for 10 minutes. I still can’t make sense of them. And #MJtheGOAT would’ve been so much better off if he’d just quoted Macklemore and said “the ceiling can’t hold us.” Or instead said “there is no ceiling on what we can accomplish. Go Heels!”
Instead, he dropped a “the ceiling is the roof.”
And now look ...
Michael Jordan: ‘The ceiling is the roof’
Basketball great Michael Jordan promoted a deal with the North Carolina football team during halftime of the Duke-UNC game on Saturday. Jordan says “the ceiling is the roof.”
SEE IT: Michael Jordan tells UNC crowd ‘the ceiling is the roof,’ gets made fun of Twitter
Like he needed to be the face of another meme.
Michael Jordan was on hand of UNC’s win over Duke on Saturday night, and at halftime he took the mic to announce his alma mater’s football program will soon be wearing Jordan brand uniforms.
But the biggest takeaway was his cryptic message of inspiration for both programs.
“The ceiling is the roof,” Jordan said.
It’s not obvious what His Airness meant by that, but Jordan being Jordan, Twitter immediately went in on him for it.