“I love LeBron James, but let other people say that for you”: When Kevin McHale criticized The King for terming himself “the GOAT” after winning Cleveland’s 1st NBA title

Back in 2018, LeBron James called himself the “greatest player of all time” for helping the Cavaliers win their first-ever NBA title. Back in 2016, LeBron James led the Cavaliers to pull the impossible. Coming back from a 3-1 series…

“If you wanted to win one game, Bill Russell over Michael Jordan or Kareem”: Kevin McHale said he’d take ‘will over skill’ by putting his fellow Celtics legend above the rest

Kevin McHale is one of the all-time greats to wear Boston green. A revered power-forward, McHale was a key part of the success of the Celtics in the 1980s along with Larry Bird. “The Black Hole” was a perennial All-Star…

“With Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown scoring 30+ points each, the Celtics are undefeated!”: NBA Twitter reacts as the Cs’ duo surpass Larry Bird and Kevin McHale for an impressive franchise feat

The Boston Celtics now improve their record to 5-0 for the season when the all-Star duo of Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown score 30+ points each in the same game. The Celtics-Kings matchup was as one-sided an affair as one could…

“Kevin McHale, you won’t hold the Celtics scoring record for too long”: Magic Johnson recounts Larry Bird besting his teammate in the very next game by scoring 60

Larry Bird, according to Magic Johnson, once told his own teammate, Kevin McHale, that he wouldn’t hold the Celtics scoring record for too long.  Much has been said about Larry Bird and his otherworldly competitiveness. Magic Johnson went toe to…

“Kevin McHale and Larry Bird would talk more trash than anybody you’ve ever seen”: Michael Jordan reveals how the 80s Celtics inspired the Bulls’ championship mindset

Michael Jordan explained how the Chicago Bulls were inspired by Larry Bird and his Boston Celtics’ mindset during their 1991 championship run. The Chicago Bulls are one of the greatest organizations in NBA history. Especially the 90s Bulls, the squad…

“Celtics have the best young duo in the league”: Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown remind fans of Larry Bird, Kevin McHale and the Big 3 era

Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown’s strong start to the season is a reminder to old-time Celtics fans of Larry Bird and Kevin McHale. The Boston Celtics have not let a shortened off-season bother them much. In the absence of Kemba…

“Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving breaking apart just to rekindle Lakers – Celtics rivalry”: NBA Twitter gets excited to revisit the Larry Bird vs Magic Johnson glory days as KD to Boston rumours catch fire

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving have been the biggest talking points this offseason because the teams which end up getting them will become a contender automatically. As hard as it is going to get for the Brooklyn Nets to get…

“Larry Bird never won without McHale, Parish … Magic Johnson never won without Kareem, Worthy, or Cooper”: Why is Stephen Curry criticized for not winning without multiple stars

Stephen Curry has given nothing less to the game of basketball than Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, or Michael Jordan, if not more. But the disrespect he gets is just unbelievable. It’s maddening how low people go just for the sake…

“No way Kevin Garnett sits next to Ray Allen!”: NBA Fans react to Paul Pierce’s IG story revealing former Celtics teammates have been assigned neighboring seats in the Hall of Fame ceremony

Paul Pierce recently revealed on his Instagram story that Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett are supposed to sit adjacent during Saturday’s Hall of Fame event. Boston Celtics won their 17th NBA title in 2008, 22 years after they last lifted…

“Minnesota Timberwolves should’ve retired Kevin Garnett’s jersey, not Boston Celtics”: NBA Twitter debates which team should’ve retired the Big Ticket’s jersey number

On Friday night, the Boston Celtics announced that they would be retiring Kevin Garnett’s jersey at the TD Garden. The ceremony will take place on the 13th March 2021 before the Celtics match against the Dallas Mavericks. Kevin Garnett is one…