“No place for slow Larry Bird in the NFL”: Charles Barkley hilariously roasts Celtics Legend on Peyton and Eli Manning’s ‘Manningcast’

Charles Barkley stopped by on the special ESPN2 Broadcast of Monday Night Football with the Manning Brothers. And it didn’t take long for him to provide a hilarious highlight. Peyton Manning And Eli Manning made their debut as broadcasters on…

“Saving my right hand for the Lakers”: When Larry Bird nonchalantly scored 47 points on Valentine’s Day while using his left hand in anticipation of Magic Johnson and co

Larry Bird once scored an astounding 47 points while shooting with his left hand and claimed that he was saving his right hand for the Lakers.  The legend of Larry Bird is one that persists to this day. Spending merely…

“Michael Jordan, as a rookie, was doing more than I ever did”: When Larry Bird gave the Bulls GOAT some huge compliments right after their first-ever meeting

Right after Michael Jordan and Larry Bird’s first-ever meeting in the league, despite blowing out MJ’s Bulls by 25 points, the Celtics legend had some high praises for the then-21-year-old rookie. Michael Jordan is easily one of the greatest players the…

“I’m telling you Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, if you don’t quit, every time I see you, next year I am busting your a**”: When Michael Jordan bullied the 80’s superstars into hanging up their boots

Former NFL player Ahmad Rashad narrates an incident involving Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, and Michael Jordan with the 1992 Dream Team The showtime Lakers, led by Magic Johnson and Boston Celtics, under Larry Bird‘s helm, shared one of the most…

“Sorry, Champions only!”: Larry Bird once denied entry to a Boston fan after hitchiking with him to the bar

Larry Bird was an amazing personality off the court, and a darling in the city of Boston, where he achieved greatness. Some of his stories from back in the days are expectedly hilarious. One of the greatest to ever grace…

“Magic and Michael Jordan and me, we’re playing on talent, but Larry Bird is intelligent and works hard?”: When Isiah Thomas was forced to apologize for insulting Celtics legend in passionate rant

Isiah Thomas was known to be insanely competitive, but sometimes his emotions got the better of him. His diss at Larry Bird in 1987 is a prime example of this, in which he compares Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan to…

“Larry Bird, I’m tired of seeing your face!”: When Michael Jordan thanked the Celtics legend for not having to face him anymore

Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan couldn’t help but give a competitive touch to his farewell message for Larry Bird. Arguably one of the biggest personalities in the sporting world, Michael Jordan’s competitive zeal was unlike any other player. The 6x…

“Goddamn Who’s Larry Bird”: When Nolan Richardson First Heard Of Future NBA Legend’s Heroics On The Radio

Larry Bird had one of the most incredible NBA careers in history, walking out as a Hall of Famer with several accolades to his name. The 1980s were the perfect time to get into basketball. You had several stars and…

“We would start our teams with Magic Johnson”: Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber and Steve Smith pick veteran Lakers point guard over Michael Jordan and Larry Bird

NBA superstars Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber, and Steve Smith pick Magic Johnson over Michael Jordan and Larry Bird as the all-time great. It’s almost impossible to look past Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, and Larry Bird during the conversation of all-time…

‘I Don’t Put Myself Above Magic Johnson Or Larry Bird’: Michael Jordan Never Let His Ego Control Him When Comparing Himself To NBA Legends

Michael Jordan often comes across as a ‘cocky’ player (even if he’s justified), but when it came to comparing himself to Magic Johnson or Larry Bird, he humbled himself. Jordan is widely considered the greatest NBA player as his dominant…