Julius Erving was born on February 22, 1950 in East Meadow, NY. Here is what he is known for. Holds career record for highest scoring average (28.7 ppg) in a minimum of 250 games. He was the NBA MVP (1981); led the 76ers to NBA championship (1983); All-NBA First Team (1978, 1980-83); All-NBA Second Team (1977, 1984); appeared in 11 NBA All-Star Games (1977-87);and was the two-time All-Star Game MVP (1977-after scoring 30 points, 1983-after scoring 25 points).
He is one of only
three players in pro basketball history to score more than 30,000 career
points. Upon enshrinement, ranked in combined ABA/NBA history top 10
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