Wichita State University’s basketball team is making some Las Vegas sports books nervous as it chases history.
Anxiety grips National Basketball Association employees whenever the elevator stops on 15, home to the corner office of Commissioner David Stern.
Larry Bird is returning as the Indiana Pacers’ president of basketball operations after taking a year off, saying he’s been re-energized.
Larry Bird stepped down as the Indiana Pacers’ president of basketball operations following a season in which he won the National Basketball Association’s Executive of the Year award.
Larry Bird was named the National Basketball Association’s Executive of the Year, the first person to win that honor as well as the Most Valuable Player and Coach of the Year awards.
A play about the relationship between basketball Hall of Fame members Magic Johnson and Larry Bird is being created for Broadway.
With his winning smile, uncommon gift for both basketball and business, and life-affirming optimism, Earvin “Magic” Johnson is easy to admire.
Larry Bird will remain with the Indiana Pacers next season as president of basketball operations after meeting with team owner Herb Simon , who said he’s pleased with the direction of the franchise.
Kobe Bryant passed over Michael Jordan for his ideal group to join in a pick-up basketball game, saying he’d take Magic Johnson as his backcourt mate along with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird and Bill Russell.
Basketball hall of famer Magic Johnson said he never would have joined with Larry Bird to win a championship the way LeBron James is teaming with Dwyane Wade .
"The year off gave me a chance to reflect, to rest, to take care of some health issues and it recharged me."
- Larry Bird on Jun 26, 2013