Michael Jordan and Steve Kerr

Washington Wizards' Michael Jordan (23) shares a laugh with San Antonio Spurs' Steve Kerr (25) during the second half of the Wizards' 105-103 win, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2002, in Washington.

If there's one NBA head coach who can relate to Jordan Poole's experience getting punched by an intense and talkative No. 23, it's his own. 

Twenty-seven years before Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green reportedly punched Poole in a preseason practice altercation, Michael Jordan did the same to Steve Kerr ahead of the pair's first season together with the Chicago Bulls. 

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