In a surprising turn of events Pacers' President Larry Bird has stepped down from his role with the team. Let's take a look at five reasons why the Pacers might be better off without Bird. Every time the camera panned to Larry Bird sitting in the stands during the NBA Playoffs, the Pacers'
Tampering just isn't a thing in the NBA anymore. If you're an executive and you contact an agent or player? Get ready for the swift hammer of justice from the league office. If you're an owner cozying up a potential free agent? Same thing. But a player? As a player you can openly talk to
Brian Windhorst and Ramona Shelburne believe the prospects of rebuilding the Pacers without Paul George could be a motivating factor in why Larry Bird is stepping down as team president.