The Famous Dominique Wilkins-Larry Bird Game 7 Duel Just Turned 25

25 years ago today, Dominique Wilkins and Larry Bird staged one of the greatest duels in NBA history when they went shot-for-shot in the fourth quarter of Game 7 of the 1988 Eastern Conference Semifinals. Wilkins scored 16 of his 47 points in that quarter, but Bird edged him by scoring 20 of his 34 points in the… » 5/22/13 5:35pm 5/22/13 5:35pm

Dominique Wilkins Wrote To The Times, Unsolicited, A Touching Tribute…

It's important to note that this New York Times feature isn't about famous people who died this year. It's regular people, with photos and remembrances submitted by their friends and family. And there, barely noticeable between a "devoted wife and mother" and an Egyptian immigrant doctor, is Dan Roundfield, the former… » 12/27/12 7:00pm 12/27/12 7:00pm

Here's John Sterling and Clyde Frazier Calling A 1989 Hawks-Bulls Game

Walt "Clyde" Frazier and John Sterling, for better or worse, respectively, are two of New York's most recognizable sportscasters. Sterling has called literally every Yankees game in my lifetime, and Frazier has been on Knicks games even longer. Putting these men in a booth together in 2011 would be some combination… » 7/08/11 3:30pm 7/08/11 3:30pm

Ex-NBA Ref Attacks Dominique Wilkins Over Clothing Tab, Gets Black Eye,…

An ex-NBA ref named Rashan S. Michel lingered in Philips Arena after the Hawks-Magic game last night with the express purpose of demanding about $12,500 from Hall of Famer and Hawks analyst Dominique Wilkins. As seen in the TMZ-branded video above, Michel confronted Wilkins, shoved him, punched a security guard, and… » 3/31/11 3:00pm 3/31/11 3:00pm