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LARRY BIRD RUMORS & GOSSIP

Larry Bird rips Paul George for 'thoughtless' tweets

Indiana Pacers star Paul George ticked off a lot of people Thursday, and that included his boss. George ruffled some feathers when he fired off insensitive tweets regarding the Ray Rice fiasco. The Pacers swingman made light of the incident and defended Rice by implying Rice’s actions weren’t that bad because he was defending himself. George also appeared to take issue with...
Via NESN.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Bird Releases Statement On Paul George’s Tweets

Larry Bird has released a statement on Paul George's string of Tweets regarding Ray Rice and domestic violence.
Via Gamedayr
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Indiana Pacers: Schedule Indicates Difficult Stretches

Larry Bird didn’t take presidential reigns of the Indiana Pacers to settle for mediocrity.  In a handful of years as the leader, it’s been nothing more. In 2013-14, the franchise had all the proper tools to claim a top seed, protect their city, and be front-runners for a title.  For the first time in over […] Indiana Pacers: Schedule Indicates Difficult Stretches - Hoops...
Via NBA Draft Blog
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Bird takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge

Recently, Indiana Pacers guard George Hill nominated Pacers president Larry Bird to do the ever-popular Ice Bucket Challenge. Earlier today, Larry accepted the challenge from George and did his Ice Bucket while sitting in a jacuzzi. Watch as Larry does the challenge in the below YouTube video and then dunks himself in the tub right after: *** Larry Bird Ice Bucket Challenge [Extra...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Bird Does The Ice Bucket Challenge. In A Tub. With Socks On.

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Via Next Impulse Sports
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Bird on Stephenson: 'I really feel bad about losing him'

Lance Stephenson’s overall character has come into question for as long as anyone can remember. It’s clear that he’s a talented athlete, and on some nights he even appeared to be the best player on the court. In a league that has brought together the best basketball players on the planet and some of the best athletes in the history of mankind, Lance standing out, even if only...
Via Pass The Pill
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pacers fan drops funny photobomb on Larry Bird

There are few things on That NBA Lottery Pick that we love more than classic photobombs during NBA games and you might want to check this one from today’s Pacers-Hawks game 7. As cameras were focused on Pacers president Larry Bird, a Pacers fan sitting behind him in a black fedora decided to pull of the photobomb: I want to frame this pic.twitter.com/lQO2fnlW1e — Brian Floyd...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Doris Burke on Larry Bird: That's one bad white boy

Via Guyism
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Bird's son pleads guilty to trying to run over girlfriend

The 22-year-old son of NBA legend Larry Bird has plead guilty to criminal recklessness stemming from an incident that occurred in 2013. Why? According to court documents, Connor Bird allegedly tried to run over his girlfriend with his car.The incident occurred last February on the campus of Indiana University where Bird allegedly threw his cell phone at his girlfriend and then immediately...
Via Bush League Chronicle
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Bird used to pig out on ice cream, wedding cake

In Jack McCallum’s book about the 1990-91 Celtics and there are a couple of fantastic stories about Larry Bird. The first tale involves an aging Legend’s battle with staying in shape: “I think I wanna be active,” said Bird. “What I might do, though, is git in shape, git outta shape, then git in shape again. I won’t do it like I used to, though. It’s gittin’ tougher...
Via Red's Army
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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