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"1993" - 9 Total Result(s)
Boxing out Bird
Following in the footsteps of sports heroes Lou Gehrig, Muhammad Ali and Mary Lou Retton, Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird appeared on a Wheaties box to celebrate his storied career. While the boxes w ...
Fans Say Goodbye to Bird
Larry Bird Night at Boston Garden was special for the future Hall-of-Famer, and just as memorable for the fans who followed his 13-season career. The more than 14,000 fans lucky enough to get into the ...
Get Your Pass to Larry Bird Night
Most NBA players get a brief pregame or halftime presentation when they retire. That would not do for Larry Bird. Perhaps fittingly scheduled between home games against the Los Angeles Lakers and Phil ...
Larry’s Final Final
While the Celtics officially said “happy retirement” to Larry Bird at Boston Garden on February 4, 1993, there were parties all around Boston that weekend for the Legend from French Lick. The final pa ...
Magic vs. Bird
There has never been a sports rivalry quite like the one between Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. Starting when both were in college, the rivalry spilled into the professional ranks as they starred for t ...
Old Friends, New Uniforms
Kevin McHale and Robert Parish welcomed back former teammate Danny Ainge and his new Phoenix Suns cohort Charles Barkley before a 1993 game. The trio had helped power Boston’s dominance in the 1980s a ...
Thank You, Larry
While Larry Bird became the biggest star of Boston’s 1980s NBA World Championship teams, he was always a little uncomfortable with the spotlight directly on him. Said Bird at his farewell celebration ...
The Most From the Chief
Robert Parish wore this jersey, outfitted with a black shoulder patch to commemorate late broadcaster Johnny Most, during the 1992-93 season. Parish, of course, became a Celtics legend in the 1980s af ...
Watch: Inside the Old Garden
Ever wonder what it would be like to be back in the old Boston Garden? Check out this great footage of the arena’s interior during the 1990s.