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    Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    "Freddie knows the game," Bird said. "I'm sure he picked up a lot of stuff over the years from different people. College is different from the NBA, but I'm sure he'll do a great job."
    'Mayor' eager for chance in his town | IndyStar.com | The Indianapolis Star


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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Well if you had any doubts there is nothing like getting endorsed by Bird.


    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Anything approved by "The Legend" is approved by me.



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by DRCHIRO View Post
    Anything approved by "The Legend" is approved by me.


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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    The Bird man knows Fred, and he knows he's a winner. I like the comment from the new recruit when he said Fred knows what it takes to get to the NBA, and I have aspirations to get there. He also said he met Fred once and he's already a special dude in my life. We need recruits like that. Said he also had offers from Stanford, Rice, Houston, Arkansas and Vanderbilt, not a bad group.



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Duh, Bird doesn't know what he's talking about. I'd much rather pay attention to Matt Perualt than one of the greatest basketball players of all time.



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Larry Bird, thank you for making me feel even better about the coaching hire at Iow State.



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Illiniclone View Post
    Duh, Bird doesn't know what he's talking about. I'd much rather pay attention to Matt Perualt than one of the greatest basketball players of all time.
    I think you forgot the



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by Illiniclone View Post
    Duh, Bird doesn't know what he's talking about. I'd much rather pay attention to Matt Perualt than one of the greatest basketball players of all time.
    If its one thing Bird knows - its coaching and recruiting talent. I mean just LOOK at the Pacers! Bird was a great player, but I think we need to leave it there.



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by mksmith2 View Post
    I think you forgot the
    I don't think it was needed.



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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    I like the fact ISU BB is getting attention in places other than Iowa. This hire seem to be reaching out to the whole BB community. Being well connected is a good thing.


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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    i dont know too many people who would bash a well-respected friend when asked to comment on their new career.


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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Larry Bird


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    Re: Larry Bird on Hoiberg

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    i dont know too many people who would bash a well-respected friend when asked to comment on their new career.
    Exactly. Its a nonanswer. And thats ok, how the hell would Bird know if he can coach, nobody really knows.



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    Oh man..... larry bird. Just awesome. I am loving all the positive pub. With this hire. Go fred... go clones



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