Larry Bird’s story is on the big stage
- Tug Coker has gone to great lengths, even trash-talking with Bird, in order to portray the Celtics legend in the Broadway production of “Magic/Bird.”
The Boston Globe Collection: 140 Years of History
- In celebration of its 140th birthday, The Boston Globe is opening its vault, bringing you the past through headlines and pictures. PHOTO: Larry Bird signs with the Boston Celtics. On his right, Red Auerbach. On his left, Coach Bill Fitch. June 7th, 1979. Photographer: Tom Landers.
Larry Bird is rooting for the Patriots
- “I’m rooting for the Patriots,” said Bird, before watching his Pacers beat the Nets Tuesday night. “I always go with the Boston teams and I could never root for a New York team, come on!”