Julius Erving Rumors
Gaye, the archbishop of swagger. “You knew it was history,” Julius Erving said, “but it was also ‘hood.” For a two-minute stretch, the basketball world revolved around Marvin Gaye and within his gravitational pull were MVPs, world champions, former Rookies of the Year, future Hall of Famers and 17,505 people in the stands. “We were two-stepping, listening to the national anthem,” said Magic Johnson with a laugh. “We were just bouncing left to right. It blew us away. We just got caught into the moment of this man. People just forgot it was the national anthem.”
Vince Carter: Once I got the trophy, I’m walking off to the back. I’m a Dr. J fan. He’s my idol, the guy who I looked up to. That was the first guy that shook my hand and congratulated me once I got off the court. Best thing ever. He came and said, “Young fella, congratulations,” and we took a picture holding the trophy with my friends. And I still have it today.
Julius Dr J Erving: Message from Mr. Erving’s Management Team: Mr. Erving has been released from the hospital after a comprehensive medical evaluation. He’s expected to make a full recovery and sincerely thanks all of his friends and fans for their well wishes and prayers.
Sarah Todd: Sources confirmed that Julius Erving fell ill while at the #Sixers game and was taken to an area hospital
Jessica Camerato: The Sixers are wearing the Statement Edition uniforms tonight in honor of Julius Erving’s windmill cradle dunk on this date in 1983. Dr. J will ring the ceremonial bell before the game.
Timberwolves PR: Jamal Crawford (18,372) passed Julius Erving (18,364) on the all-time NBA scoring list tonight for 65th place all-time. Next up? He’s 10 points away from passing Tracy McGrady (18,381).