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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 12, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Anne Thompson) Second retirement of Chicago Bulls basketball player Michael Jordan featured. [CHICAGOAN - praiseS Jordan; talk about his retirement.] ["Chicago Sun-Times" columnist Jay MARIOTTI - says there will never be another Jordan.] [In 1993, JORDAN - announces retirement.] [Former NBA Player Isiah THOMAS - says Jordan was the best player.] [MIT University Professor Jerry HAUSMAN - explain's Jordan's value to the NBA.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Interview held with sports reporter Bob Costas. [COSTAS - explains Jordan's appeal; says Jordan saves his best for when it is needed.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Thompson, Anne

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