About Julius Erving Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles
Historical Julius Erving Milestones
Hall of Fame Basketball player Julius “Dr. J” Erving dominated the hardwood court for 16 years. During his illustrious career Dr. J was an eleven time All-Star, NBA MVP and received numerous other high honors with both the ABA and NBA. In his first season with the New York Nets he became the franchise’s face and led the team to an ABA Championship. Elected into the Hall of Fame in 1993, this top 50 Greatest Player in NBA History is an iconic part of the sport.
Before his ABA or NBA careers, Erving played on the collegiate level at UMass Amherst where he averaged over 30 points and 20 rebounds a game. With ABA’s Virginia Squires he upped his stats with an impressive 27.3 and 31.0 points in his first two years as a professional athlete. The New York Nets were the next to be graced with Dr. J’s immense talent during a time when the ABA and NBA became one.
Playing with the Philadelphia Sixers is where Julius Erving gained the majority of his fame and locked down his greatest of all time title. Erving absolutely dominated the NBA during his tenure in the 70’s and 80’s. he went on to be named an NBA All-Star for all eleven of his years with the 76ers, where he took home All-Star Game MVP title in 1977 and 1983.
In the 1982-1983 season, Julius Erving helped lead his team to well-deserved best team title with an NBA Championship victory. On top of helping his team to their most recent championship, Erving accomplished a tremendous amount on an individual scale. The 11-time NBA All-Star was also named to the All-NBA First Team five times and was the recipient of the prestigious 1981 MVP award as well.
Dr. J’s career ended with a much deserved election to the Pro Basketball Hall of Fame in 1993. On top of his induction to the Hall, Erving had his iconic #6 and #32 jerseys retired by both the New York Nets (now located in Brooklyn) and Philadelphia 76ers, an honor a basketball player can only dream of accomplishing. Julius Erving single handedly changed the way the game of basketball is played. Erving came in to a fundamentally sound league and lit it up with incredible highlight reel dunks and creative plays that kept fans watching on the edge of their seats every night. Without a little treatment from The Doctor, the NBA would never be the same. Now is your time to buy into his legacy with rare and unique Julius Erving sports memorabilia that continues to increase in value with each passing moment. Not sure where to start? We can help. Check out a help list below with some featured items.
Collecting Julius Erving Memorabilia
Julius Erving Basketballs
: Julius Erving absolutely dominated the basketball court; all he needed was a basketball. Known for his impressive plays and flying dunks, one of the most treasured pieces of Julius Erving sports memorabilia is a signed Dr. J basketball. A great addition to any Man Cave, sports room or office, a hand-signed, 100% authentic Dr. J basketball will look fantastic in your collection. Take home a piece of history today with an iconic red, white and blue ABA ball or a classic NBA ball. Erving is one of the most celebrated players in basketball history, winning championships and having his number retired by not one, but two professional teams. Highlight your basketball collection with a Dr. J signed ball today.
Julius Erving Jerseys
: Few jerseys in the history of professional basketball are more classic than the red, white, and blue digs of the ABA’s New York Nets and NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers. Doctor J was a legend in both of these jerseys, dominating the basketball courts of the 70’s and 80’s while wearing them. Now it’s your opportunity to own a piece of basketball history with a Julius Erving signed jersey. Our selection of authentic autographed jerseys features uniforms with rare inscriptions by The Doctor, such as “11x All-Star” and “81 MVP”. Jerseys are the centerpiece of all sports memorabilia collections, and there is no better collection headliner than an authentic Nets or Sixers jersey signed by Julius Erving himself.
Julius Erving Photos
: Julius Erving is responsible for giving basketball fans some of the most memorable images of all-time. The high flying Nets and 76ers legend has gone down as one of the greatest dunkers and electric playmakers ever. Dr. J never failed to innovate his scoring plays and now you can remember Erving’s thrilling on-court play with an authentic Julius Erving signed photo. Choose from our expansive selection of high quality images autographed by the Hall of Famer that will be proudly displayed in your memorabilia collection. A wise investment and a great collector’s item, take home a signed photo of Dr. J doing what he did best.