Isiah Thomas: Larry Bird won MVP awards just because he is White

The legendary Detroit Pistons point guard Isiah Thomas spoke out about NBA Hall of Fame Larry Bird.

“The only reason he won all of these MVPs is because he is white. If Bird were black, he would be just another good player, ”Fadeaway World cites Thomas.

Thomas is one of the best point guards in NBA history. He twice became the champion (1989, 1990), once recognized the MVP of the final, 12 times participated in the League of Stars game, 5 times was included in the symbolic fives of the NBA season.

The legend of the Boston Celtics – Bird is a three-time NBA champion, he has been recognized three times by the MVP of the tournament and twice by the MVP of the final match. Also, he participated in the NBA All-Star Game 12 times.

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Author: Sam Smith
Graduated from University of Oxford. Previously, he worked in various diferent news media. Currently, it is a columnist of the world news section in the Free News editors.
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