8 Sports Books To Read During The March Madness Hype
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There are very few names more iconic to NBA fans than Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. With the help of Johnson and Bird themselves, Jackie MacMullen is able to give a compelling inside look into their fascinatingly intertwined basketball careers.
'Leury Legend' good bet to make White Sox Opening Day roster
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Basketball is not a big deal in the Dominican Republic, so let's cut Leury Garcia some slack for not knowing who Larry Bird is. But he should know. When Garcia first joined the Sox in 2013, coach Joe McEwing playfully began calling ...
Paul George and the Pacers are hurtling toward a wild summer
"Our window," Larry Bird, the team's president, told ESPN.com, "closed fast." The Pacers pushed LeBron's Miami Heat to seven games in the 2013 Eastern Conference finals, and blitzed to a 33-7 start the next season. They smothered opponents with what ...
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Larry Bird's Last Stand in Boston
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Celtics Hall of Famer Larry Bird, in the summer of 91, got off-season back surgery to remove a disc. Following games in the '92 season, Bird was virtually paralyzed. Bird said that he played in “total agony.” Bird was in the twilight of twilights of ...