bill russell

The sports world lost one of its greatest winners with yesterday’s passing of legendary Boston Celtics center Bill Russell. Also nicknamed “The Secretary of Defense” and “Mr. 11 Rings,” Russell was the consummate team player and won on every level in basketball, starting from college through his NBA career, including the Olympics. But the story […]

The sports world has lost a giant. 11-time NBA champion Bill Russell passed away at the age of 88.  Sunday (Jul.31), the official Twitter account for NBA Hall-of-Famer Bill Russell broke the sad news that the legendary hooper died. “Bill Russell, the most prolific winner in American sports history, passed away peacefully at age 88, […]

The greatest Celtic to ever touch the hardwood.