Throwback Thursday: Shooting Lessons with Larry Bird, Red Auerbach
In this week's Throwback Thursday edition, we are going back to a day and age where short shorts and less athleticism ruled the NBA.
It was also a day and age where players in the NBA used to utilize the mid range game much more.
A top 20 player of all time and a GREAT shooter, Larry Bird was really really good at knocking down a contested mid range shot.
Throw in one of the greatest coaches of all time and you have a invaluable teaching tool to helping someone improve their shooting.
Take a trip back in time and let Larry Bird and Red Auerbach teach you some tips on shooting the basketball.