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PTRW #10 JULIUS ERVING

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WHO WOULD WIN?

As we sit back and watch both New York professional basketball teams in the NBA playoffs (Knicks-Celtics and Nets-Bulls) for some strange reason I thought back to the 1975-76 season. The Nets defeated the Denver Nuggets that year 4-2 to … Continue reading

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BROOKLYN’S IN THE HOUSE

The year was 1970, I was six-years-old living in Brooklyn, New York. It was the first time I fell in love; in love with the New York Knickerbockers. That was forty-two years ago. It was also the year the Knicks … Continue reading

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BACK PEDAL: JULIUS ERVING

I was 12 years-old when I stepped inside Madison Square Garden for the very first time. The year was 1976, it was Christmas night and the Philadelphia 76ers were in town to face my New York Knicks. Mom had a … Continue reading

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PARTING IS SUCH SWEET SORROW

I was six-years-old when my love affair began with the New York Knicks. That was forty-two years ago. It was also the year they won their first of two NBA championships. How can a young boy growing up in the … Continue reading

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