In Case You Missed It - Michael Rappaport -
In Case You Missed It - Michael RappaportWAAF.com (blog)Actor Michael Rappaport joins the show to talk about his book "This Book Has Balls" and tells us about growing up a Larry Bird fan who hates all things Boston, which celebrities are good at basketball and which ones suck, and of course Beautiful Girls!
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 6:16 am
OKC, Pacers both win Paul George trade
Indianapolis StarOKC, Pacers both win Paul George trade Victor Oladipo Domantas ...Indianapolis StarPacers were laughed at over the summer. But Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis are making the Paul George trade look better and better for Indiana.and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 9:44 am
Big Bill and Larry Legend: kindred
CelticsBlog (blog)Big Bill and Larry Legend: kindred basketball savants and extraordinary passersCelticsBlog (blog)Shared experiences as cryptic, oft-misunderstood superstar players and unselfish passers who endured the crucible of massive expectations as the great white hopes of their time helped make Bill Walton and Larry Bird kindred basketball spirits. In ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 6:00 am
Actor Michael Rapaport On Sports Highs, Lows
NPRActor Michael Rapaport On Sports Highs, Lows And LeBronNPRWhen actor Michael Rapaport was growing up, he convinced himself he would end up playing professional basketball. There was a major pivotal moment: the legendary 1979 NCAA championship game that featured Magic Johnson and Larry Bird, who both ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 2:03 am
Need Help Picking An ACA Health Plan? Some
Alabama Public RadioNeed Help Picking An ACA Health Plan? Some States Are Reaching OutAlabama Public RadioBut when I saw Larry Bird play Magic Johnson in the NCAA championship game, that was, like, a game-changer for me. I wanted to be like Larry Bird. I wanted to be like Magic Johnson. And I set a goal of being in the NBA, and I would live my life ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 1:56 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