Tagged: ‘Larry Bird’

Longtime NBA Referee Dick Bavetta Retiring
July 31st, 2014 at 6:06 PM
When it comes to referees, umpires and officials most are fairly nameless. The ones who are known are either recognized because they are perceived as cool or because fans thing they are bad at their jobs. Over the years, Dick Bavetta has been both. Some, even within the NBA, believe...

Boston Celtics’ Legend Larry Bird Beat New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith to Shoelace Stunt
January 15th, 2014 at 12:05 PM
There is a lot of negativity surrounding New York Knicks' J.R. Smith right now. In fact, this is the first day Smith is eligible to be traded. Some rumors have him heading back to the Denver Nuggets for Andre Miller. Others, like Marc Berman of the New York Post, say...

New York Knicks’ Steve Novak Hoping to Take Make a Splash in NBA Three-Point Shootout
February 10th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The NBA Three-Point Shootout is held on the Saturday before the annual All-Star Game as part of the All-Star Weekend. The participants attempt to make as many three-point field goals as possible within a minute from five positions behind the three-point arc. Participants begin in one corner of the court and move around the three point...

Former New York Knicks’ President Donnie Walsh to Return to Pacers?
August 18th, 2011 at 12:36 PM
Donnie Walsh, who stepped down as Knicks president earlier this summer, could be making a return to the Indiana Pacers in 2012. If Larry Bird is to retire at the end of this "season", Pacers owner Herb Simon is leaning toward replacing Bird with Reggie Miller. Walsh would serve as...

Who Will Be the Next New York Knicks GM?
July 26th, 2011 at 1:32 AM
Recently most of the New York Knicks fans focus has been on if Mike D'Antoni will sign a defensive coach for his staff and who that person might be.  However, there are two other positions vacant within the Knicks organization that might not be as impactful on the (hopefully) upcoming season...