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Cultural Sports Icon: Julius "Dr. J." Erving

Dr. J. changed the game of basketball before we knew anything about Michael Jordan.

A trip to Harlem

DAY 4

Following a long day/night the previous 24 hours, I decided to catch up on some sleep before exploring on my final day in New York City. 508 more words

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Quote Of The Day

I firmly believe that respect is a lot more important, and a lot greater, than popularity.

Julius Erving

The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life – mental, emotional; spiritual as well as physical.

-Julius Erving

A Quote A Day

Basketball Doc: Video: ESPN's SportsCentury: Dr. J Julius Erving, The Doctor Runs Basketball House

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This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

If you think about Dr. J as the dunker and watch all of his dunking highlights and that is all you know about him from mostly a basketball pop or hip hop culture perspective, what you know about Julius Erving is probably only what you’ve seen about him on ESPN or YouTube. 351 more words

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Basketball Doc: Video: ESPN's SportsCentury: Dr. J Julius Erving, The Doctor Runs Basketball House

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This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

If you think about Dr. J as the dunker and watch all of his dunking highlights and that is all you know about him from mostly a basketball pop or hip hop culture perspective, what you know about Julius Erving is probably only what you’ve seen about him on ESPN or YouTube. 351 more words

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