Today: May 14, 1996

On this day, 14-years ago, Earvin “Magic” Johnson called it quits for good from the NBA.

Magic Johnson had retired four years earlier, in 1992, after testing positive for HIV. He then decided to make a comeback for the 1995-96 season where he played 36 games with the Los Angeles Lakers. however, [he] did not go without a bang. Johnson accomplished a milestone during his final season in the NBA In his final season, recording his 10,000 career assist in 102-89 victory over the Sacramento Kings, on March 8, 1996.

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