It’s 1986. You head down to the Gateway Arch like you normally do for the VP Fair (later dubbed Fair St. Louis). You’re hoping to take in the air show, fireworks and all the pomp and circumstance of Independence Day.
And then you just happen to run into the greatest basketball player of all-time playing a pick-up game under the Arch with a handful of other legends.
It’s not a myth. It really happened. And we have the video to prove it.
On July 4, 1986, his “airness” Michael Jordan created a moment in time in St. Louis sports history.