Michael Jordan reels in big fish at Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament off the North Carolina Coast

MOREHEAD CITY, NC (WTVD) ̵2; Michael Jordan is touted as one of the best basketball players of all time, but it seems he hasn’t been too shabby at taking some good catches in the open sea.

Jordan caught a 24-pound dolphin during the Big Rock Blue Marlin tournament held off the coast of North Carolina.

Jordan and his team have been competing in the Catch 23 tournament for the past few years. the goat itself 25 pound dolphinfish caught In last year’s tournament.

This tournament dates back to 1957 when people weren’t even sure that Blue Marlin existed on the NC coast, now it pays out in the millions.

Since 1986, the tournament has also donated millions to local and nationwide organizations.

This year’s tournament ends on Sunday.

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