Dr. J does not believe Kobe Bryant’s jersey should be retired

Basketball revolutionary Julius “Dr. J” Erving does not believe that Kobe Bryant’s number should be retired league-wide. Dr J. – who soared to fame with the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers in the late ’70s and ’80s and played with Bryant’s father, Joe “Jellybean” Bryant – greatly dmired the Black Mamba. But he believes that the recently […]

Dr. J producing series based on legendary Rucker Park basketball

Julius “Dr. J” Erving, one of the most acrobatic and spectacular basketball players the NBA has ever seen, is producing a TV series based on the legendary Rucker Park in New York where he first rose to fame. The Doctor, who influenced the creative aerial exploits exemplified by the likes of Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins, […]

Dr. J explains leaving LeBron James off his top 2 all-time NBA teams

Basketball revolutionary Julius “Dr. J” Erving created quite a Twitter storm on Tuesday, April 28, 2021, when he left LeBron James off his top two all-time NBA teams. Erving, also known by his monikers “The Doc” and “The Doctor,” didn’t have any of the modern NBA players on his all-time teams. He explained to Yahoo! […]

Julius ‘Dr. J’ Erving health update

Hall of Famer Julius “Dr. J” Erving became ill at the Philadelphia 76ers’ game Friday night, January 5, 2018 and was taken to a hospital. Erving, 67, rang the ceremonial Liberty Bell before tipoff. Erving is expected to make a full recovery. Here’s the update: Message from Mr. Erving’s Management Team: Mr. Erving has been […]

Julius ‘Dr. J’ Erving rushed to the hospital

Hall of Famer Julius “Dr. J” Erving became ill at the Philadelphia 76ers’ game Friday night and was taken to a hospital. Erving, 67, rang the ceremonial Liberty Bell before tipoff. Statement on behalf of Dr. J’s management team: “Mr. Erving fell ill at tonight’s game and was taken to a local hospital, where he […]

Allen Iverson and Dr. J not on list of returning players for BIG3

The BIG3 announced Thursday, Oct. 19 that the league is expanding by eight roster spots for next summer’s tournament. The announcement came with a list of players and coaches who were returning to the league next season as part of two-year contracts they signed. Allen Iverson nor Julius “Dr. J” Erving was among them. Ice […]

TNT’s ‘The Dunk King’ premieres next week

Dunking in basketball is much like hitting a home run in baseball, where they’ve long said that “chicks love the long ball.” Dunking is the sexiest and most admired act in the sport because only a small percentage can perform the act, and even a smaller fraction of the population can make a spectacular dunk look […]

7 dunks better than DeAndre Jordan’s slam over Brandon Knight (videos)

Dunks like this is usually the exclusive territory of acrobatic sky-walker Blake Griffin. But when Los Angeles Clipper’s center DeAndre Jordan’s one-handed alley-oop dunk over his victim, Brandon Knight, it became an immediate Internet sensation that nearly overloaded Twitter and other social media platforms. But Knight is eight inches shorter and some 80 pounds lighter […]

Who was coupled up at the 2012 Soul Train Awards? Come check it out!

There is nothing like checking out who celebrities bring with them on the red carpets! Sometimes celebrities bring their family, wife, husband, props, animals, you just never know. At this years Soul Train Awards held in Las Vegas, there was plenty of people coupled up that hit the red carpet, check it out! pics by […]

Ludacris and Attorney Dan R. Meachum Host Civil Rights Dinner: Photos

Attorney Dan R. Meachum hosted an elegant private dinner party last night at Straits Restaurant. Chris “Ludacris” Bridges hosted the affair, which was held in honor of Major League Baseball’s Civil Rights Game Week and of Jimmie Lee Solomon, executive VP of baseball development. Celebrity sightings included actress Keisha Knight Pulliam, Jasmine Guy, basketball great […]