Monday, August 6, 2012
Julius Erving in Philly for Converse event
By Playbook Trending
Julius "Dr. J" Erving won an NBA championship with the Philadelphia 76ers in 1983.
NBA legend Julius Erving made a special appearance this past weekend in Philadelphia for the launch of the Converse Pro Leather collection. Hip hop stars Asher Roth, Chill Moody and Young Savage also attended. Converse held a block party to celebrate local street culture with basketball.
“I had on sneakers when I played, sneakers when I practiced," Erving told the crowd there. "Each and every time I had on my sneakers, I had on my Converse."