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facade that holds the championship banners, there’s no debate about it. So why make him wait 20 years the way Bill Russell had to. It’s like that old saying about how you shouldn’t wait until someone is dead to give them their flowers
record that will never be broken: 13 career postseason losses. Not one mention of how Tom Brady will forever be the Bill Russell to Manning’s Wilt Chamberlain . Or how in their head-to-head matchup Brady owns an 11-5 edge. Just some
its news and talk shows. It’s not the Nobel Prize. It’s not important. It’s not like if you gave one to Bill Russell he’d clear one of his 11 championship rings, his Olympic gold medal or his five MVP trophies off the shelf
is an American institution. Arguably the greatest champion we’ve had in any sport of his generation. He’s the Bill Russell of Competitive Eating. The Michael Phelps of processed meat byproducts. And watching him finally meet his match after
almost make a case for Jordan. He did win six titles. He’s the consensus G.O.A.T. in his sport (I say while Bill Russell raises his hands with 11 rings on them). And he made gobs and gobs of huge clutch plays that defined an era. But he was
stabbing, a wheelchair and 24,021 points that secured his place in Celtics history alongside Larry Bird , John Havlicek and Bill Russell . “It was just a special thing for me, through my bad times, my immature times, my growing up, becoming a man for
III surprises a high school team by pretending to be a mannequin showing off the team’s new helmet. TRIVIA ANSWER: Bill Russell and Sam Jones SOOTHING SOUNDS: Adele was born on this day in 1988 .
operations, confirmed the big news after draft workouts Wednesday that they’re not sending one of the legends like Bill Russell , Tom Heinsohn or Jo Jo White to New York City for the May 17 draft lottery. Instead, they’re sending a current
to a lot of places or organizations, but this is a true franchise. So to be able to play at the Garden and walk past Bill Russell and Tommy Heinsohn, things like that it’s been real. I definitely am glad to say I was able to
The Red Sox home opener ceremonies featured Bobby Orr, Bill Russell , David Ortiz’s daughter and more. Check out all our photos from the day here .
With all due respect to Bill Russell , Bobby Orr, and Ty Law, the star of the home-opening pregame ceremonies at Fenway Park on Monday was Alexandra Ortiz. David Ortiz