Larry Bird made the decision last year.
After nearly 40 years in the NBA, he had started plotting an exit strategy.
The 60-year-old Hall-of-Famer finally told the rest of the world Monday: He was stepping down as Indiana’s president of basketball operations, turning the reins over to Kevin Pritchard and staying in the Pacers organization as a scout and consultant.
“Maybe when I turn 70, I’ll come back,” Bird joked. “But right now, my wife is happy. She’s been on this run since I was a sophomore in college.”
The Super Bowl champion New England Patriots visited the White House and met with the orange troll yesterday. Here’s the photo:
OF course, the Patriots have been to the White House before. Here they are in 2015 when Barack Obama was president:
It’s like Inauguration Day, all over again. Who had the bigger crowd?
This should have happened at Comerica Park. (Look it up if you don’t get the joke.)
I’m in Phoenix for this:
Hey, it’s a big game, and somebody’s got to watch it!
Just in time for the Super Bowl:
Because what could be more humiliating to a bear than to be put in a stupid hockey jersey and to be screamed at by thousands of drunken Russians?
OK. This was more humiliating.
The audio is in Serbian, but really, is a translation needed?