Magic Johnson

Earvin Magic” Johnson Jr. (born August 14 1959) is a retired American basketball player who played for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). After winning a championship at both the high school and college level and the Lakers went on to win a total of five championships during the 1980s. Johnson retired abruptly in 1991 after announcing that he had HIV but he returned to win the MVP of the 1992 All-Star Game. He retired again for four years after protests from his fellow players but he returned in 1996 to play 32 games for the Lakers before retiring for the third and final time. “