An 11-time All-Star and member of the Basketball Hall of Fame, Julius Erving was one of the best players to ever play in the NBA. Erving established himself as a dominant basketball player in the ABA when he played for the Virginia Squires, but is best known for playing with the Philadelphia 76ers. After the ABA and NBA merged, Julius Erving took the league by storm by being named to the All-Star Game every year from 1977 to 1987. In 1996, Erving was named to the NBA’s 50th Anniversary All-Time Team.
Julius Erving scored with ease while he played the game. When ABA and NBA stats are combined, Erving’s 30,026 career points makes him the fifth best scorer in the history of the ABA/NBA. Erving, better known as “Dr. J,” was renowned for his magnificent ability to cruise through the air and dunk the basketball in ways that the league had never seen before. For a scorer like Erving, having the basketball in his hands meant everything so as a fan you can add to your collection by browsing out collection of signed Julius Erving basketballs. Any item signed by “Dr. J” will only continue to rise in value because his playing days are over and he does not sign often. To take your collection to the next level, check out this limited edition Julius Erving autographed ABA basketball. The ball features a red, white and blue leather outer, is signed by the legend Julius Erving and has the inscriptions “2X ABA Champs, 3X ABA MVP, 5X All Star.”
If you’re an avid 76ers fan, browse the Philadelphia 76ers autographed basketballs for more from your favorite team and superstar players like Allen Iverson. To show your support for Julius Erving and the Philadelphia 76ers, also check out autographed items from former Philadelphia players, like Charles Barkley and Wilt Chamberlain.