25 years ago today, the Cleveland Cavaliers
FOXSports.com25 years ago today, the Cleveland Cavaliers ended Larry Bird's NBA careerFOXSports.comAs the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers open the Eastern Conference finals, it's worth noting that the teams met 25 years ago to the day … and the Cavs slammed the door shut on Larry Bird's NBA career. Bird was 35 and beset by back problems that ...Bill Reynolds: There's no stopping the king and his courtThe Providence JournalIsaiah Thomas's Historic Season Deserved A Better EndingSports IllustratedAinge tweets praise for Isaiah's 'legendary' season after he's ruled out for playoffsComcast SportsNet New EnglandNew York Times -cleveland.com -Boston.com -SB Nationall 2,186 news articles »
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 2:51 pm
A Look Back At the Larry Bird Era - Indy
Indy CornrowsA Look Back At the Larry Bird EraIndy CornrowsLarry Bird (top right) sits and watches the Indiana Pacers 2016 season opener with Donnie Walsh (bottom left) and Herb Simon (bottom right). Bird spent 13 seasons as Indiana's President of Basketball Operations. Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports.
Posted on 15 May 2017 | 3:30 pm
Insider: Pritchard, Bird continue to work
Indianapolis StarInsider: Pritchard, Bird continue to work together through draft, free agencyIndianapolis StarCHICAGO — Kevin Pritchard and Larry Bird smiled and chatted throughout Thursday as they sat in courtside seats on the first day of scrimmages at the NBA draft combine. Pritchard and Bird evaluated the large number of the draft prospects who ...
Posted on 11 May 2017 | 7:04 pm
Is Larry Bird done in the NBA? | Vigilant
Vigilant SportsIs Larry Bird done in the NBA? | Vigilant SportsVigilant SportsAs of May 1, Larry Bird is no longer the Indiana Pacers President of Basketball Operations. That's a big deal, as he's held that title since 2003 (except for 2012-13 ...and more »
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 5:01 pm
Larry Bird Fast Facts - KRTV.com | Great
8 Points, 9 SecondsLarry Bird Fast Facts - KRTV.com | Great Falls, MontanaKRTV Great Falls NewsHere's a look at the life of NBA Hall of Fame forward Larry Bird.Larry Bird Fast Facts - ABC57 News - See the Difference MichianaABC 57 Newsall 8 news articles »
Posted on 4 May 2017 | 10:04 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