ESPN’s highly anticipated Michael Jordan documentary, “The Last Dance” is set to finish its 10-episode run Sunday night. capping off a five-week exploration of Jordan’s final season with the Chicago Bulls.
So far, the documentary has captivated a sports-starved American audience amid the coronavirus outbreak. Now, it’s time for the final two episodes of the series to air.
The documentary weaves together archival footage from the 1997-98 NBA season and interviews with Jordan himself, Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf, head coach Phil Jackson and other major NBA figures.
Though “The Last Dance” was originally scheduled to debut in June around the time of the NBA Finals, shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic led ESPN to move up the documentary’s premiere.
Two new episodes have aired each Sunday since its launch on April 19, building more buzz and positive word of mouth over the past month.
how to watch Episode 10 of “The Last Dance”
May 17 at 10 p.m. ET
The Last Dance finale
TV channel/schedule: The final episodes will air on ESPN a Sunday, May 17. Episode 9 will air at 9 p.m. EST with Episode 10 airing at 10 p.m. EST.
The broadcast will be preceded by re-airings of the previous episodes. Episode 7 will air at 7 p.m. while Episode 8 will air at 8 p.m.