They are two of the most beloved athletes the city of Chicago has ever had.
One is considered, by some, to be the best player in the NBA today; the other is considered, by many, to be the best player to ever play the game.
They are Chicago Bulls stars Derrick Rose and Michael Jordan—but is it too soon to start using both their names in the same sentence?
One could certainly say so, as MJ has left a legacy so enriched, so remarkable, that Rose could be left in the dust when it's all said and done.
Regardless of where they stand today, both players are certainly the best to ever play in the Windy City.
Jordan was about as popular of a player as you could become in the NBA during his 15-year career in the league, but with Rose rising fast to NBA stardom, could he eventually match the popularity that No. 23 has throughout the city?
For a more in-depth look, here is a breakdown of both NBA superstars: