The Beat Full Show (2/17/18): MJ celebrates ‘Double Nickels’

CHICAGO, IL - JANUARY 28: Phoenix Suns forward Charles Barkley (34) laughs at a foul call with Chicago Bulls guard Michael Jordan (23) in the first half 28 January 1996 at the United Center in Chicago. The Bulls won 93-82. Jordan scored 31 points, and Barkley scored 20 with 16 rebounds. ( BRIAN BAHR/AFP/Getty Images)

Mark Carman and Harry Teinowitz bring you the week in sports on The Beat: We crack the seal on the South Side era at WGN Radio with the inaugural edition of White Sox Weekly featuring Darrin Jackson and Don Cooper; callers share their favorite Michael Jordan moments- on and off the court- as we celebrate the GOAT’s 55th birthday; a male cheerleader getting the boot from an NCAA basketball game sparks a discussion on the pros and cons of the gig; longtime Bulls scribe Sam Smith checks in from the NBA All-Star Weekend with his Jordan memories, and more.