NBA Flashback: Larry Bird scores career-high 60

In this episode, we talk with Larry Bird's long-time teammate, Robert Parish, about what motivated Bird that night.

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In this episode of NBA Flashback, we go back to March 12, 1985 and relive the night the Larry Bird scored a career-high and Boston Celtics-record 60 points in a win against the Atlanta Hawks. We talk with Bird’s long-time teammate, Robert Parish, about what motivated Larry that night, Bird calling his shots, his never-ending trash talk and even the Hawks’ players cheering on Bird from their bench.

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Hosted by Sarah Kustok, NBA Flashback is the podcast that takes you back to the best moments in NBA history through exclusive archival audio from the NBA vault, along with new interviews with the players and coaches who were in the building.

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Legendary Moments in History: Larry Bird's 60 points vs. Hawks

On March 12, 1985, Larry Bird erupted for career-high 60 points in the Boston Celtics’ win against the Atlanta Hawks.