Jordan joined the NBA's Chicago Bulls in 1984 as the third overall draft pick.he won his first NBA championship with the Bulls, and followed that achievement with titles in 1992 and 1993, securing a three-peat.  Although Jordan abruptly retired from basketball before the beginning of the 1993-94 NBA seasons to pursue a career inbaseball, he returned to the Bulls in marcha 1995 and led them to three additional championships in 1996, 1997, and 1998 , as well as a then-record 72 regular season wins  in the 1995–96 NBA season. Jordan retired for a second time in january 1999 but returned for two more NBA seasons from 2001 to 2003 as a member of the Wizards.