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Michael Jordan, Denny Hamlin form new NASCAR team, hire Bubba Wallace as driver

USATODAY.com Tuesday, 22 September 2020
NBA legend Michael Jordan becomes first Black majority owner of a full-time NASCAR Cup Series team since Hall of Famer Wendell Scott in the 1970s.
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News video: Michael Jordan to Form New NASCAR Team With Bubba Wallace as Driver

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Michael Jordan is officially coming to NASCAR. The NBA superstar is forming his own single car team with current driver Denny Hamlin.

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