Retired American professional basketball player Dennis Rodman has said that he was at a time more famous than the legendary Michael Jordan.
Rodman, who made the disclosure on ESPN 30 For 30 documentary, was quick to acknowledge Jordan’s unquestionable status as the greatest player in NBA history.
Before I came to Chicago, there was a billboard there of Michael and Scottie. And when I got there, it was Michael, Scottie, and Dennis. Then a few months later, it became just me. So, for that one year, maybe six months, I was bigger than Jordan.Dennis Rodman
Dennis Keith Rodman played for the Detroit Pistons, San Antonio Spurs, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, and Dallas Mavericks in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was nicknamed “The Worm” and is known for his fierce defensive and rebounding abilities.
In addition to being a retired professional basketball player, Rodman is also a retired part-time professional wrestler and actor.