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By Augustin Coly On Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Dennis Rodman On Taking Isiah Thomas Over Larry Bird On Dream Team

Larry Bird had some chronic back problems in 1992 and his inclusion on the Dream Team was more a recognition for his career than his actual play. Dennis Rodman, who is never scared to speak his mind, thinks his More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Reggie Miller Explains Why He’d Take Bird Over LeBron (Video)

As a listener, its usually difficult to tell if people are giving their honest opinion on sports-talk radio shows. You realize that they have to rile up the callers, boost their ratings, and stand out among a sea More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Monday, July 27th, 2015

Larry Bird Reveals Who He Thinks Wins 1-on-1 vs. Jordan

Some people may take this as a surprise, but when it comes down to it, Larry Bird appears to be a realist that’s able to admit defeat. He was legendary on the court not only for his skill, but for his remarkable More...

By Mark Gunnels On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Larry Bird Explains Why Paul George Should Play More PF

As Paul George preps for the 2015-2016 campaign, Larry Bird feels his all-star forward should play more in the post going into next season. Following his gruesome leg injury, Bird believes it’ll be more ethical More...

By Besherat Habties On Friday, July 10th, 2015

Larry Bird Explains How Pacers Will Use Paul George Next Season

In the 2015 NBA free agency the Indiana Pacers have lost their starting center and power forward in Roy Hibbert and David West leaving both those positions to be filled. Pacers President Larry Bird had some insight More...

By Glenn Erby On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Rick Barry: LeBron Is The Greatest Three To Ever Play The Game

There have been a few special small forwards in the storied history of the NBA — including Larry Bird, Dr. J, Dominique Wilkins, Scottie Pippen and James Worthy just to name a few. LeBron James will go down More...

By Glenn Erby On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Larry Bird To Willie Cauley-Stein: You’re a $100M Player

Former Kentucky big man Willie Cauley-Stein is projected to be a top pick in June’s NBA Draft, but Pacers President Larry Bird seems to think he’ll be a franchise type player. Cauley-Stein didn’t More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Friday, May 15th, 2015

Kenny Smith: Larry Bird Was Best Trash Talker of All Time (Video)

Pro-athletes will tell you that trash talk is just a part of the game, and the best are those that can back it up. Kenny “The Jet” Smith said as much when the guys from TMZ caught up with him leaving More...

By Glenn Erby On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Larry Bird: I Hope Westbrook Wins “10 MVPs in a Row”

Larry Bird is a huge fan of Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook. During a recent Q&A with ESPN, Bird was asked about the gridlocked NBA MVP race, and who he felt was deserving of the award. He blessed More...

By Glenn Erby On Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

Russell Westbrook Joins Elite Company With 10th Triple Double Of Season

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook joined some major company by posting his 10th triple double of the season in a 93-75 win over the Miami Heat on Sunday. Westbrook’s 12 points, 17 assists and More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Larry Bird Trolls Dominique Wilkins’ Defense as Hawks Unveil Statue (Photos)

When most people think of Atlanta Hawks legend Dominique Wilkins — his defensive prowess is normally not the topic of old playoff stories. Most involve highlight reel dunks or playoff duels with Larry Bird. More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, February 9th, 2015
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The Time Larry Bird Kept Calling Dominique Wilkins “Homes”

Larry Bird is a legend in the sport of basketball, and it’s the little things that made him so special. I’m old enough to remember Game 7 of the 1988 Eastern Conference Semifinals, when Bird and Dominique More...

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