On The Fly: Paul Pierce, Forever A Celtic -
Hartford CourantOn The Fly: Paul Pierce, Forever A CelticHartford CourantThe Celtics and Paul Pierce have agreed to a symbolic, and appropriate, contract that will allow Pierce to retire as a member of the team. There's Larry Bird. There's Bill Russell. There are other greats. Pierce is right in there with the group of guys ...Paul Pierce signs one-day contract to retire as a member of the Boston CelticsCBSSports.comPaul Pierce Retiring With Celtics Is Final Chapter Of Legendary Boston Sports CareerNESN.comPaul Pierce Will Officially Retire With The Celtics After Signing One-Day ContractThe InquisitrClickLancashireall 59 news articles »
Posted on 17 July 2017 | 3:30 pm
Celtics rookie Jabari Bird lives up to name
Boston HeraldCeltics rookie Jabari Bird lives up to name in win over WarriorsBoston Herald“I got a bunch of texts,” said Jabari after the takedown of the Golden State entry, “and people are on social media saying, 'Oh, we got the next Bird,' and, 'It's Larry Bird's cousin.' “It's all in good fun. And that's a legend in the Boston area, so I ...and more »
Posted on 13 July 2017 | 9:08 pm
Hayward parents had 'Hayward' Celtics photo
Comcast SportsNet New EnglandHayward parents had 'Hayward' Celtics photo hanging up for yearsComcast SportsNet New EnglandGordon Hayward's father doesn't need to think too hard to envision what his son will look like in a Celtics jersey. That's because he's been looking at a rendering ...Bulpett: Magic Johnson envisions return of Celtics-Lakers rivalryBoston HeraldBlogtable: Are Boston Celtics good enough now to overthrow ...NBA.comall 73 news articles »
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 3:36 pm
Larry Bird Bird lays an egg - GazetteNET
GazetteNETLarry Bird Bird lays an eggGazetteNETEASTHAMPTON — You think you know someone after living with them for almost 17 years. And then they go and lay an egg and suddenly, things have changed. Sandy Gallant, 79, had the shock of her life last weekend when Larry Bird Bird, a blue crowned ...
Posted on 9 July 2017 | 9:41 pm
Wimbledon official looks exactly like Larry
Wimbledon official looks exactly like Larry BirdUSA TODAYAt Wimbledon over the weekend, people on Twitter and Reddit noticed something rather interesting: One of the tournament's officials looked a lot like Larry Bird. Here's the tournament official… Larry bird working at Wimbledon pic.twitter.com/oWjCIuo3M4.
Posted on 9 July 2017 | 7:02 am
Darryl Dawkins: 1957-2015
When Dawkins appeared in 1975 — fresh out of high school in Orlando — basketball was on its way to the nadir of its popularity, that profound abyss from which Larry Bird and Magic Johnson would haul it out. But there was something else going on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:49 am
Chocolate Thunder, Born on Planet Lovetron,
Dawkins’ glass-shattering antics, playing on a loop in early highlight shows, helped spark interest in an in NBA ready to take off from its ’70s low points with the arrival of Magic Johnson and Larry Bird. If Sir Slam’s monster dunks failed to spark ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:24 am
Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka ‘Chocolate
muscles his way between Boston Celtics Larry Bird, left, and Robert Parish (00) to score during an NBA playoff game in Philadelphia. Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:37 pm
Bird: Expect Pacers rookies Turner, Young to
Much like the way he played during his Hall of Fame career, Indiana Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird is a straight shooter. He is unafraid to ruffle feathers with controversial opinions, especially when it comes to his expectations and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:26 am
Pacers say new practice facility will build
Larry Bird and Rick Fuson discuss the plans for the Indiana Pacers' 130,000-square-foot practice facility. Stephen Beard / IndyStar.com Is Paul George getting enough sleep? More than that, are his sleep patterns helping him excel as a professional athlete?
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:14 am