LeBron James: The Man Who Would Be King -
The Sports QuotientLeBron James: The Man Who Would Be KingThe Sports QuotientFor example, James' 2016 Cavaliers and Larry Bird's 1981 Celtics are statistically undifferentiated as champions, despite the former defeating the record 73-9 Warriors and the latter dispatching the lowly 40-42 Rockets. Furthermore, a player might ...and more »
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 9:56 am
Indianapolis Children's Museum plans statues
Indianapolis Children's Museum plans statues of sports starsTimes ColonistThe planned statues include ones of basketball stars Larry Bird, Tamika Catchings, Bobby Leonard, Reggie Miller and Oscar Robertson. Some others will be four-time Indy 500 winner A.J. Foyt; soccer star and Fort Wayne native DaMarcus Beasley, and ...and more »
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 6:21 am
Patt | Larry Bird stepping down could signal
FanRag Sports (blog)Patt | Larry Bird stepping down could signal Pacers rebuildFanRag Sports (blog)The Indiana Pacers are entering a critical offseason when it comes to the long-term future of their franchise. And now they're going to do it with a new man in charge. Pacers president Larry Bird is stepping down and moving into a consultant role, per ...and more »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 5:10 am
Bronze, life-sized statues of Indiana sports
WRTV IndianapolisBronze, life-sized statues of Indiana sports legends coming to the ...WRTV IndianapolisChildren will get a chance to snap a photo with sports legends like Larry Bird and Wilma Rudolph when the 7.5 acre Riley Children's Health Sports Legends ...Plans unveiled for sports legends exhibit at RileyWTHRall 9 news articles »
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 4:52 pm
NBA 2K18 The Prelude: "Chose Your Jump
SOHHNBA 2K18 The Prelude: "Chose Your Jump Shot From Greats Like ...SOHHGotta get some gaming under your belt? School a little too much for you right now? Need a break from all of your work? Today, check out the top five reason.and more »
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 4:39 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