'And when my son came out, I was so happy for him and happy for us as parents. We love him. EJ is amazing. So you got to support your child, because there are so many people who try to discriminate against them, so they need you to support them. Because if you don't support them, who is going to support them? And love them? It's really important.'
Magic's wife Earlitha 'Cookie' Kelly - who's HIV negative - was two months pregnant with EJ at the time of the shocking announcement.
'It just motivates me to create my own legacy. My path is completely different than my dad's. I think that I'm really blessed because I don’t feel the pressure to necessarily meet him on that level because I'm not taking that sports and business path. I'm just doing me.'