Despite sporting an 18-27 record, trailing the Eastern Conference leading Celtics by 17 games and firing their head coach Jim O’brien, the Indiana Pacers have decided to keep former Celtic great Larry Bird on as team president…at least until the end of the season. Sports Illustrated reports:
Owner Herb Simon told The Associated Press on Tuesday [...]
Twelve time All-Star and Hall of Famers Isiah Thomas seems to have a little job on the sides these days. Thomas is currently in his second season as head coach of Florida International University.
I remember finding it quite odd when Thomas announced he would donate his first years salary back to the school. He was quoted saying, “I [...]