Magic was my idol, Bird my rival
More important than church or bibles
Having grown up in Los Angeles, Evidence naturally was a fan of the Showtime Lakers, which showcased Magic Johnson among other players. The Lakers and Celtics had (and still have) a great rivalry with Larry Bird and the Boston Celtics during this time. The Magic-Bird rivalry goes back further however to when the two played college basketball, with Magic at Michigan State and Bird at Indiana State.
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