Every kid who's ever played youth basketball, or received any basketball jersey for that matter, has always fought his teammates to the box to grab that coveted No. 23. We know it's not because of Calvin Murphy, but if it weren't for Jordan, Murphy might have gone down as the most famous NBA player to wear the famed 23 shirt. Or maybe one of these other guys, perhaps?
The iconic number 23 would probably be associated with Calvin Murphy. Basically it wouldn't be iconic.