George F. McGinnis (born August 12, 1950 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a former pro basketball player. He has been one of the marquee players of the ABA, and later teamed with Julius Erving on the Philadelphia 76ers that made the NBA Finals 1978. August 12 is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Indianapolis is the capital of the U.S. state of Indiana. ... Basketball Basketball is a ball sport in which two teams of five players each try to score points by throwing a ball through a hoop. ... The American Basketball Association consists of two distinct professional basketball leagues. ... Julius Winfield Erving (born February 22, 1950 in Roosevelt, New York), commonly known by the nickname Dr. J, is an American basketball player who helped launch the modern style of play that emphasizes leaping ability and play above the rim. ... The Philadelphia 76ers are a National Basketball Association team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, also known as the Sixers for short. ...
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George F. McGinnis (born August 12, 1950 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a former professional basketball player, most notably with the Indiana Pacers of the American Basketball Association (ABA) (from 1972 to 1975).
GeorgeMcGinnis has been one of the marquee players of the ABA and later teamed with Julius Erving on the Philadelphia 76ers that made the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals in 1977.
GeorgeMcGinnis is also one of the few ABA Most Valuable Players not called up to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts, aside from former ABA players already admitted such as: Connie Hawkins (1992), Dan Issel (1993), and David Thompson (1996).
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