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10,000 For Russell
With a dunk in the first quarter, Bill Russell scored his 10,000th career point during a home game against the Baltimore Bullets. Coach Red Auerbach congratulated Russell with a hug for his historic a ...
Champion of the Little People
Bill Russell went to Mississippi at the request of the NAACP just weeks after the infamous “Mississippi Burning” murders of three civil rights workers. Russell, who had just won his sixth straight NBA ...
For generations, athletes and celebrities have loved to open restaurants. Bill Russell was no exception. In 1964, Russell purchased Slade’s Barbecue, a long-standing Roxbury institution. Throughout th ...
The Joy Of Victory
Bill Russell, Red Auerbach and Tommy Heinsohn celebrated among fans and reporters following a game in 1964. The trio won eight NBA World Championship titles together with Auerbach as head coach. (Russ ...