Larry Bird Says He Will Be The "One Voice" Leading The Pacers
The Pacers today formally introduced Larry Bird, who is "resuming his duties" as the team's President of Basketball Operations. Bird said, "There’s got to be one voice and one guy leading this franchise. And I came back to do that." Bird would not discuss the specifics of his contract, but said that it was a multiyear deal and that "he intends to 'finish out the years' he signed for" (INDYSTAR.com, 6/27).