double-sided discs - over 7½ hours of coverage!*
Bird fans, heaven is here! A true fan's dream, this amazing
collector's set gives you over 7½ hours of Larry Bird basketball
history, including three ultra-rare original game broadcasts, for one low
price. Packed onto two double-sided DVDs are the following productions,
sure to bring back memories of a lifetime that you thought you'd never
With all the legendary Celtics moments in living color, just
like you saw them back in the day, this is an absolute must for the collection
of any true basketball fan, and value-for-the-money like you wouldn't believe!
"Larry Bird: A Basketball Legend" (1991) - an in-depth biography
of Larry, from his childhood in French Lick, Indiana, to his college days
and the road to the NCAA Championship Game with the Indiana State Sycamores,
to his amazing entry into the NBA and instant winning-over of the Boston
Garden faithful, to his first NBA Championship in 1982 over the Houston
Rockets, to his two NBA Finals MVPs after defeating the Los Angeles Lakers
in 1984 and the Rockets in 1986, to his sparks of greatness and guts in
the face of mounting injuries in his later years, it's all here in a comprehensive
60-minute production narrated by actor Daniel Stern.
COMPLETE ORIGINAL GAME BROADCAST - Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta
Hawks, March 12, 1985 (at Lakefront Arena, New Orleans, LA) - WBZ-TV Boston,
John Sterling & Charlie Chris(?) - Larry goes off for 60 points in
a thrilling display of basketball mastery, the highest-scoring game of
his career. (Note: pre-game, commercials, studio breaks and halftime have
been edited out by NBA Productions).
COMPLETE ORIGINAL GAME BROADCAST - Eastern Conference Semifinals,
Game 7 - Atlanta Hawks at Boston Celtics, May 22, 1988 (Boston Garden,
Boston, MA) - CBS Sports, Brent Musburger & Hubie Brown - Bird outduels
Dominique Wilkins in a classic superstar-vs.-superstar matchup to earn
his Celtics a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Pistons.
(Note: pre-game, commercials, studio breaks and halftime have been edited
out by NBA Productions).
COMPLETE ORIGINAL GAME BROADCAST - Portland Trail Blazers
at Boston Celtics, March 15, 1992 (Boston Garden, Boston, MA) - NBC Sports,
Marv Albert & Mike Fratello - Bird leads new-school teammates Reggie
Lewis, Dee Brown, Kevin Gamble and the rest to a jaw-dropping double-overtime
victory, picking up 49 points along the way.
Publisher: Manufactured and distributed by Warner Brothers Home Video
Size: 2 Double-Sided DVDs
Price: $21.95 USD
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DVD SET: "Larry Bird: A Basketball Legend" 2-Disc Set