“We cut off Julius Erving at the baseline, he started walking in the air”: Magic Johnson describes arguably the greatest NBA Finals layup of all time by Dr. J in 1980 vs Lakers

Giannis and his Bucks have given us some all-time highlight-reel plays in these NBA Finals. But it’s next to impossible to top this Julius Erving layup. Basketball reaches arguably its highest level through the course of its year by the…

“Michael Jordan, Dr J, Larry Bird”: When LeBron James questionably omitted a few Lakers legends from his GOAT list in 2013

LeBron James claimed that Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, and Julius Erving were the three greatest players in the history of the NBA.  The never-ending debate on who the GOAT is between LeBron James and Michael Jordan was actually given a…

“Julius Erving is a grumpy old man!”: Skip Bayless says Dr. J is out of his mind for leaving out Michael Jordan from his All-Time NBA First team

Skip Bayless rips Julius Erving to shreds for leaving out Michael Jordan from his All-Time NBA First team; says he’s a grumpy old man.  Much can be said about whether the NBA is trending in the right direction in terms…

Kendrick Perkins ridicules Julius Erving for his controversial LeBron James take: “Some of these old heads can’t even hide it no more”

ESPN analyst Kenrick Perkins hits out at NBA legend Julius Erving as a reaction to his recent comments about LeBron James.  LeBron James is considered by many to be in the top 2 on the list for greatest players of…

“LeBron James is not in my top 2 all-time lineups”: Julius Erving keeps Kobe Bryant and the Lakers star out of his 2 greatest lineups of all time

Julius Erving gave a typical oldheads take by keeping LeBron James out of his 2 greatest starting lineups ever, but including Michael Jordan. LeBron James is by far the most accomplished superstar in this current era of the NBA. In…

“When Julius Erving had that crazy dunk, I knew I wanted that”: Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal reveals how an iconic Dr. J dunk motivated him to be an NBA player

Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal reveals how an iconic Julius Erving dunk inspired him to pursue basketball and the NBA as his dream. There is absolutely no doubt that Shaq would be an inspiration to millions of his fans around the…

“The Nets and Lakers are known for loading up, just like the Yankees”: Sixers legend Julius Erving picks his erstwhile NBA team to beat Kevin Durant, James Harden and co in the playoffs

Julius Erving says that the Philadelphia 76ers are primed to beat Kevin Durant and co in the playoffs. He also commented on the Nets’ roster. Sean Marks and Rob Pelinka have been doing some pretty darned great work as GMs…

‘I saw what Michael Jordan had, but also knew what I had’: Julius Erving reveals why he felt he was better than the Bulls legend

Julius Erving, Philadelphia 76ers legend recently revealed in an interview that he felt that he was better than Michael Jordan. Michael Jordan is the most well know and influential player arguably of all time. Despite being retired almost two decades…