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Browse through nba encyclopedia by first selecting the section and then selecting the year you want to see. 10 fascinating facts about larry bird his college career was outstanding as a quadruple-double in nba history, and yet larry let his other. By the time he joined the boston celtics in the national basketball association (nba) in 1979, larry bird was already a basketball hero in his home state of indiana after a brief stay at indiana university, he transferred to indiana state university (isu) and led the men's basketball team to thirty-three consecutive wins in his senior year. Watch video born in west baden springs, indiana, on december 7, 1956, larry bird starred at indiana state university before joining the nba's boston celtics in 1979 over the course of his 13-year hall of fame career, the sharpshooting forward led the celtics to three nba titles and claimed three mvp awards.