And from the first time I picked up a basketball at age eight – I had a lot of difficulty when I first picked up a basketball, because I was a scrub – there were things that I liked about it. 6 more words
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If you get depressed about being the second-best team in the world, then you’ve got a problem. – Julius Erving: http://dlvr.it/Cntjby
October 26, 1985.
The preliminaries are over, and the first round of a main event that extends from fall to spring begins.
Patrick Aloysius (Rocky) Ewing and the New York Knicks, in white trunks, open their 1985 National Basketball Association regular season this afternoon in Madison Square Garden. 998 more words
Marietta, GA – Meeting Julius “Dr. J” Erving (February 5, 1980)
My dad came home one winter night when I was a junior in high school and said that he wanted to take me and my best friend, Tim Foster, to Indianapolis to see Julius “Dr. 389 more words
Why do so many star athletes end up going bankrupt? Rather than building a low-cost, tax-efficient, diversified portfolio of stocks and bonds that could help generate significant income and compounded wealth over the long-term (yawn…boring), many investors succumb to the allure of over-exposing themselves to costly, illiquid, tangible assets, while assuming disproportionate risk. 1,104 more words