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I just happened to be watching SportsCenter this morning when they showed video of the 25th anniversary of Larry Bird vs…
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Twenty-five years ago today saw one of the greatest Game 7 duels in NBA playoff history, so do yourself a favor and watch all ten minutes and fifty seconds of heavenly basketball between Dominique Wilkins and Larry Bird. If you’ve seen it before, well, you know what’s up — and it’s still worth a re-watch, of course.
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This was the fourth quarter of Game 7 of the 1988 Eastern Conference Semi-Finals against Atlanta. Bird dominated in that fourth quarter, only missing one of his 10 shots and out-dueling future Celtic Dominique Wilkins.
Twenty-five years ago today, on May 22, 1988, the Celtics played the Hawks in game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Little did they know as that game began that this would be a game for the ages with a shooting duel between two of the greatest small forwards in NBA history. It was Larry Legend versus the Human Highlight Reel in an epic showdown destined to become one of...
6 Logos In 60+ Years
A.B. The NBA gets criticized from time-to-time for being a sport of superstars rather than well-built teams. And while I agree that in today’s NBA you need at least one superstar, the truly deep teams are the ones who win championships. That’s why here in Boston we love the Celtics; they have always been a team-oriented organization.
But the biggest reason...