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'Leury Legend' good bet to make White Sox Opening Day roster

Chicago Sun-Times
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 ...

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Larry Bird's Last Stand in Boston

CLNS Radio (blog)
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 ...


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When Larry Bird Blitzed The Atlanta Hawks For 60 Points

NBA India
The 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 ...

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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 ...

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