“You can see Stephen Curry having that love for the game”: Legend George Gervin dishes out some huge compliments while explaining how he enjoys watching the GSW MVP

Former Spurs legend George Gervin talks highly about Stephen Curry and reasons why he enjoys watching the GSW MVP play basketball. Stephen Curry, undoubtedly, is the greatest shooter the game has ever been gifted with. The Warriors leader has been…

“Julius Erving was the best of my era, but Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was the greatest of all time”: When George Gervin anointed the Lakers legend and 6-time champion as his GOAT over Michael Jordan

George Gervin admitted that he was being a bit biased in picking Julius Erving over Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the best of his generation. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is almost universally considered the greatest basketball players from the decade of the 1970s. The…

“I have my cannon raised and I’ll spray it on Cheeks!”: Julius Erving hilariously describes some rare trash talk from George Gervin, acknowledges his innovations with the finger roll move

Hall of Famer Julius Erving describes how George Gervin incorporated the finger roll move from himself and made it iconic. Erving and Gervin were teammates with the Virginia Squires in the ABA at the start of Ice’s pro basketball career.…

“We still got work to do!”: Julius Erving describes how he coaxed George Gervin to stay after practice with Virginia Squires before beating him in a 1v1 game

Julius Erving and George Gervin were two greats of basketball who spent their early careers on the same team, honing each other’s skills. Dr. J is known as the torchbearer of the 70s game – the first big wing superstar…

“I see a lot of myself in Giannis”: George Gervin was effusive in his praise for Bucks superstar’s game when James Harden was gunning for 2018-19 MVP against him

When asked about which modern player did he share the most parallels with, George Gervin was quick to shout out Giannis Antetokounmpo. The ABA (American Basketball Association) shut down after merging with the NBA in 1976, but not before it…

“In the NBA, I ain’t had that problem!”: George Gervin hilariously explains how playing with Julius Erving on the Virginia Squires helped him become an NBA legend

George Gervin says that no player could really ‘bust his a**’ once he came to the NBA after playing with Julius Erving in the ABA. One of the long-lost names in NBA lore is that of the Iceman, George Gervin.…

“I started with Dr. J and finished with Michael Jordan”: When George Gervin reminisced about his time with Julius Erving and the Chicago Bulls on Grantland

George Gervin has played with a laundry list of basketball’s greatest players ever. These include the likes of Dr. J and ‘Air’ Michael Jordan. NBA nicknames have come and they’ve gone, but there’s something about ‘Iceman’ that makes it stand…

“Dr. J operated when we played 1 on 1”: ‘Iceman’ George Gervin recollects his experience with ABA’s Virginia Squires alongside Julius Erving as a rookie

‘Iceman’ George Gervin and ‘Dr. J’ – Julius Erving have 2 of the greatest nicknames ever. Gervin recounts the experience of playing Erving 1-on-1. Gervin and Julius Erving were probably the two greatest wing players in basketball during the 1970s.…

“Magic Johnson was making guys around him better at 14”: When George Gervin described the Lakers legend’s potential in high school in a Bill Simmons interview

Magic Johnson is one of the greatest winners in the history of sports. George Gervin explains how he had that mentality even at 14 years of age. We’ve all become accustomed to watching point forwards in modern basketball. But the…

‘Just Say I am Unhappy’: Michael Jordan Was Furious When The Chicago Bulls Traded For This NBA Legend

Michael Jordan is usually all about making his team better and succeeding in anyway possible, but he was outraged when the Bulls made one particular trade. In his rookie year, Jordan had a dominant season for the Chicago Bulls. He…