Tag: Dr. J

17 Times Entertainment History Was Made at Nassau Coliseum

Not until the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum closed for more than a year to undergo extensive renovations did many Long Islanders realize how much they had taken the Uniondale arena for granted.

Julius Erving and the Nets’ Glory Days on Long Island

A look at Julius "Dr. J" Erving, who began his stellar career when he was 12 playing for the Salvation Army team in Hempstead