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Sports Superstars Earvin 'Magic' Johnson, John Elway, Mark Messier, Gary Player & Kelly Slater Among Those Named 2007 Buoniconti Fund Great Sports Legends - USA - Sports superstars and philanthropic icons will be recognized at the 22nd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner on Monday, September 17 at New York's Waldorf=Astoria Hotel. The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis is a non-profit organization that is the national fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, the world's largest, most comprehensive spinal cord injury research center, based at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

The 2007 Great Sports Legends are:

-- Earvin "Magic" Johnson - five-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers
-- John Elway - Denver Broncos Hall of Fame NFL quarterback
-- Mark Messier - New York
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Celebrities : Mark Messier, Gary Player, Earvin Johnson, Kelly Slater, John Elway
Categories : Athlete News
Posted 7/16/2007 10:07:45 AM | Permalink
Jeff Green Will Attend New York City Fundraiser In Honor Of Sports Heroes Johnson, Palmer, Gretzky And Torre On Monday
AHN - USA - Kentucky native and NASCAR NEXTEL Cup driver Jeff Green isn't accustomed to hob-knobbing with the rich and famous.

But that's what he'll be doing this Monday in Manhattan when he attends the Samsung's Four Seasons of Hope gala dinner.

The sixth annual event will honor sports legends Dan Marino, Boomer Esiason, Joe Torre, Wayne Gretzky, Arnold Palmer, Earvin "Magic" Johnson and Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani for their philanthropic efforts with respective charities.

The event will feature a silent auction of sports memorabilia and other items to raise funds for each participating celebrities' charities and foundations.

"Live with Regis and Kelly" host Regis Philbin will
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Celebrities : Boomer Esiason, Jeff Green, Earvin Johnson, Rudy Giuliani, Arnold Palmer, Joe Torre, Wayne Gretzky, Dan Marino
Categories : Celebrity Appearances, Celebrity Causes, Athlete News
Posted 6/14/2007 02:06:58 AM | Permalink
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Dick Vitale on paying players, working at 100 and being awesome with a capital A
New York Post
Legendary NCAA basketball analyst Dick Vitale takes a timeout before March Madness kicks into gear for some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: How would you describe your broadcasting style? A: First of all, I've never considered myself a ...


NBA: How stories of Lakers legend, Heat president influenced champion Warriors owner
Earvin Johnson's greatest act of magic was the story he told to move his team into believing he was their hero. It was a pretty gutsy story for a rookie, but he pulled it off because he knew he was up to the role and because his ultimate goal was to ...

CelticsBlog (blog)

Cedric Maxwell and all-time underrated Boston Celtics
CelticsBlog (blog)
Often a very good player toils in relative anonymity in a small market, or on non-winning teams. More often, as in the case of ex-Celtic forward Cedric Maxwell, the underrated star plays on strong clubs surrounded by greater or more celebrated ...

Corriere dell'Umbria

I soprannomi nel mondo dello sport
Corriere dell'Umbria
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New York Times

EJ Johnson Is 'Not Just Some Other Rich Girl'
New York Times
EJ's public life began when he was still in the womb. On Nov. 7, 1991, Magic Johnson made the stunning announcement that he was H.I.V. positive and was retiring from the Lakers. At the time, H.I.V./AIDS was still widely thought to be a “gay disease,” a ...

Lakers fined $50K for Magic Johnson's comments about Giannis Antetokounmpo
The fine is in response to statements regarding the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo made by Earvin Johnson in a recent media interview." While the NBA doesn't specify which media interview, Johnson recently made the following comments about the ...

Detroit Free Press

Why Magic Johnson is Michigan's top college basketball player all-time
Detroit Free Press
Magic Johnson's legend was born in East Lansing. Johnson, a 6-foot-8 phenom from nearby Lansing Everett, was a recruiting coup for then first-year Michigan State basketball coach Jud Heathcote in 1977. Johnson played guard for the first time during his ...

Magic Johnson's Advice to Parents of Gay Children - People
When Earvin "Magic" Johnson's son "E.J." Earvin Johnson III came out, the former NBA star felt nothing but love — and he advises all parents of gay children to respond the same way.
Magic Johnson on son coming out: "I was so happy for him" | The ...
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