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Boston’s Larry Bird was a master of trash talk as well as basketball

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Boston Celtics legendary forward Larry Bird was a superstar in his day for what he did on the parquet.

Known for backing up his often very precise choice of insults with his game, Bird was the consummate trash talker.

In a recent article cataloguing the Boston legend’s best smack talk, The Athletic’s Jayson Jenks lays out account after account of the tongue lashings the goofy-looking assassin used to break his opponent’s will.

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