“What the hell is Michael Jordan doing in our locker room?”: When the ‘GOAT’ warned Dominique Wilkins and the Hawks about dropping 60 points

Michael Jordan entered the Hawks locker room and told Dominique Wilkins that they were all in for a long night as a proceeded to drop 60.  There seems to be no end to stories talking about the way Michael Jordan…

“Larry Bird said ‘You don’t belong in the league, Homes'”: Dominique Wilkins recalls how Celtics legend trash talked him in his first encounter against him with Atlanta Hawks

Dominique Wilkins added another story to a long collection of Larry Bird trash talk stories that continue to permeate through basketball fans. Larry Bird was without a doubt one of the greatest players on the planet. Unless you count jumping…

“I was terrified to play Michael Jordan”: Lakers icon Shaquille O’Neal reveals 4 players he was petrified to play against

Lakers icon Shaquille O’Neal names the four all-time greats who he was absolutely terrified playing against, including Michael Jordan. Shaquille O’Neal is considered to be one of the greatest players in NBA history. Being one of the most dominant athletes…

“I beat my opponents with my mind and my skill”: Larry Bird revealed his mantra for how he led the Celtics to so much success in the 80s

Larry Bird is arguably a top-5 player of all time, but he got there with skill and intelligence rather than otherworldly athletic ability. The NBA has traditionally been dominated by black players ever since they were first allowed in the…