|First appearance||"Saturday Morning Fun Pit"|
- "Larry Bird, what are you doing here??"
- "Hi. This is Larry Bird calling. Listen, my Agent sent me that cartoon script, and I've decided I don't want to be involved in any way.."
- ―Larry Bird
Larry Joe Bird is a former American NBA basketball player and coach. The Globetrotters cloned 5 Larry Bird's to practice for the big game.
- On 5 April 2012, a photograph of Bird and the revelation that he was "recording lines for a Futurama appearance" in broadcast season 10 were posted on Futurama's Facebook page.
- On 31 May, the website Zap2it published an article in which Matt Groening revealed that Bird would be playing himself.