Home Sports Basketball ESPN’s ‘The Last Dance’ Michael Jordan documentary expedited for April airing SportsBasketball ESPN’s ‘The Last Dance’ Michael Jordan documentary expedited for April airing March 31, 2020 3 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp The most-anticipated documentary in ESPN history has been fast-tracked to April. On Tuesday morning ESPN announced that “The Last Dance,” the highly anticipated 10-part documentary series examining Michael Jordan’s final season with the Bulls in 1997-98, will air on ESPN on Sunday nights over five weeks from April 19 through May 17. Two episodes will debut each week over those five weeks. The series will also be available outside of the U.S. on Netflix, with episodes debuting the day after the U.S. debut. The New York Post first reported ESPN would move up the documentary to April on Monday night. The Jordan doc had originally been scheduled to debut in June, but the absence of live sports in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic prompted ESPN executives to change their programming timetable. “As society navigates this time without live sports, viewers are still looking to the sports world to escape and enjoy a collective experience,” ESPN said in a… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Big Ten’s New Boss Wants Players Talking About Big Issues Shut Out of Disney World, Where Do These N.B.A. Teams Go Next? W.N.B.A. Union Mulling Plans to Start Season as Early as July NBA Legend Michael Jordan Pledges $100 Million To Social Justice Groups Michael Jordan pledges $100M to African American organizations Oklahoma State Punished by N.C.A.A. for Role in Basketball Recruiting Scandal CJ McCollum speaks with players association about moving up dates for contact Details of NBA bubble capacity, daily testing revealed NBA player reps unanimously approve league's 22-team return plan Sources reveal details from Friday’s call between the NBA and player’s union Sources reveal details from Friday’s call with the players association Michael Jordan pledges $100 million to African American organizations LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.