Julius Erving

Trivia and Quotes

Quotes (10)

  • Dr. J.: To be great we need to win games we aren't supposed to win.

  • Dr. J.: If you don't do what's best for your body, you're the one who comes up on the short end.

  • Dr. J.: Goals determine what you're going to be.

  • Dr. J.: The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life - mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical.

  • Dr. J.: I keep both eyes on my man. The basket hasn't moved on me yet.

  • Dr. J.: I'm here to watch the watch the champions and the would-be champions.

  • Dr. J.: They are taking steps, but they are baby steps.

  • Dr. J.: When I see Maurice on the sidelines, I see a little bit of Chuck Daly. If he can have that type of success, maybe the Hall of Fame could be next.

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Trivia (21)

  • Julius twice scored a career-high 37 points. The first game was against New Hampshire on March 2, 1970, the second against Fordham on January 21, 1970.

  • Julius scored 29 points by half-time in a game against Boston University on January 28, 1970.

  • Julius made a career high 19 free throws in a game against New Hampshire on March 2, 1970.

  • Entered the University of Massachusetts Hall of Fame in 1980.

  • Julius and his Philadelphia 76er teammates won the NBA championship in 1983.

  • Julius and his New York Nets teammates won the ABA championship in 1976.

  • Julius and his New York Nets teammates won the ABA championship in 1974.

  • Julius was the ABA MVP in 1976.

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