Earvin "Magic" Johnson Player
Inducted in 2006
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee 2002
Magic dazzled fans with his skills as a passer, play-maker, shooter and rebounder. Johnson led the Michigan State Spartans to victory over Larry Bird and the previously-undefeated Indiana State Sycamores in the 1979 NCAA Championship game. He was a member of the 50th Anniversary NBA Team and a key member of 1992 U.S. Olympic "Dream Team".
Where They Are Now
CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises and Magic Johnson Theaters
Where They Were
Michigan State University 1978-1979