Larry Bird SF  #33

Born: Dec 7, 1956 (60 years old)

Birthplace: West Baden, Indiana (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-9 (206cm)     Weight: 220 (100kg)

Current Team: Indiana Pacers

Job Title: Advisor

Current NBA Status: Retired (Aug 1, 1992)

Draft Entry: 1978 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 6, Boston Celtics

Pre-Draft Team: Indiana State (So)

High School: Springs Valley High School [French Lick, Indiana]

Larry Bird News

Indiana State To Dedicate Larry Bird Statue In 2013
Indiana State will erect a 15-foot bronze statue in honor of Larry Bird.

Boston Globe

Pierce Passes Bird To Become Celtics' Second All-Time Leading Scorer
Paul Pierce entered the game needing nine points to tie Larry Bird for second on the Celtics' all-time scoring list.

Andrew Perna/RealGM

Bird Believes He Would Have Retired In 88 Had Bias Lived
Larry Bird said he would have retired in 1988 if Len Bias hadn't passed away due to a drug overdose.


Bird Undecided On Future With Pacers
Larry Bird is undecided about his future once his contract with the Pacers expires this summer.

Mike Wells/Indianapolis Star

Duncan Passes Bird On All-Time Scoring List
Tim Duncan is now 27th on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.

Mike Monroe/San Antonio Express-News

Bird Honored By Comparisons To Nowitzki
Dirk Nowitzki has a fan in Larry Bird.

Marc Stein/

Paul Owns Postseason Mark For Points, Assists
Chris Paul’s career playoff point and assist averages trump those of Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan.

Jimmy Smith/Times-Picayune

Nowitzki Passes Bird On All-Time Scoring List

Dirk Nowitzki is now 25th on the NBA's all-time scoring list.

Jeff Caplan/

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