When Larry Bird Blitzed The Atlanta Hawks
When Larry Bird Blitzed The Atlanta Hawks For 60 PointsNBA IndiaThe stories of Larry Bird's basketball genius are far too many for us to count. But this one is for the ages! 32 years ago, Larry Bird put on a show for the basketball world versus the Atlanta Hawks. A show so great that even the Hawks' bench players ...
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 12:43 am
Bill Walton: “Larry Bird, John Wooden and
Relix (blog)Bill Walton: “Larry Bird, John Wooden and Jerry Garcia are all the same person”Relix (blog)Part two of Bill Walton's appearance on Pardon My Take with Big Cat and PFT Commenter was even more entertaining than part one as the conversation moved squarely into Walton's love of the Grateful Dead (and, as it turns out, Big Cat's) and his thoughts ...
Posted on 10 March 2017 | 12:19 pm
Pacers president Larry Bird sees a lot of
Yahoo SportsPacers president Larry Bird sees a lot of himself in Lakers president Magic Johnson: 'He's got a lot to learn'Yahoo SportsIt's not an acknowledgement of insecurity or low self-esteem to point out that, in looking at the first days on a new job nearly 14 years later, the 2017 version of Larry Bird probably wouldn't trust the 2003 version to take over any club in full ...Lakers coach Luke Walton adjusting to new landscape in Los AngelesUSA TODAYall 165 news articles »
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 3:00 pm
Larry Bird 'wasn't motivated' to deal Paul
Indianapolis StarLarry Bird 'wasn't motivated' to deal Paul George at deadlineIndianapolis StarLarry Bird and Magic Johnson, the Lakers new president of basketball operations, talked on the phone soon after Johnson assumed his new position. They talked about plenty, but more notable is what Bird said did't come up. "I wasn't motivated to move ...An old friend and rival offers a Bird's-eye view of Magic Johnson's new Lakers gigLos Angeles TimesLarry Bird Says Paul George Trade Rumors Were 'Fake News'Bleacher ReportI Do Not Believe Larry Bird When He Says He Didn't Talk About Paul ...8 Points, 9 SecondsCBSSports.com -Boston.comall 21 news articles »
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 9:17 am
Larry Bird, Magic Johnson could be headed
NBA.comLarry Bird, Magic Johnson could be headed for another showdown to rememberNBA.comLarry Bird with something on the line. Their historic meetings are forever frozen on film and inside the memories of pre-millennials lucky enough to see and feel it. “I wanted to beat him,” Magic once said of their friendly yet epic rivalry in the ...Paul George Los Angeles Lakers Talks To Continue This Summer, George May Sign With The Lakers In 2018 If Not DealtSports World Newsall 21 news articles »
Posted on 28 February 2017 | 8:37 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