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In hour one of the show, Craig Mustard and Larry Johnson discuss the news that David Ortiz plans to retire after the 2016 season. Larry is skeptical that Ortiz will follow through, and does not think he should retire yet.
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 ragtime
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
It’s about that time of year when leaves change colors, chili stews on stoves every Sunday and fans of mediocre NBA teams convince themselves there’s a chance. More Celtics Bill Russell took different route than Wesley Snipes Danny Ainge wanted Jimmy Chitwood role in Hoosiers Reality check: In ...
buzzer. TRIVIA ANSWER: Larry Bird , Bob Cousy , Dave Cowens, John Havlicek, Sam Jones , Kevin McHale , Robert Parish , Bill Russell , and Bill Sharman played all or most of their career with the Celtics; Tiny Archibald played five of his 13 NBA seasons
one-hopper from Brewers batter Elian Herrera and throw him out. Your browser does not support iframes. TRIVIA ANSWER: Bill Russell and Sam Jones SOOTHING SOUNDS: Johnnie Taylor, who died in 2000, was born on this day in 1934. Adele was born on
Justin Maxwell lays out to make a nice catch against the Dodgers. Your browser does not support iframes. TRIVIA ANSWER: Bill Russell SOOTHING SOUNDS: Willie Nelson was born on this day in 1933.
speakers have included: Bill Clinton, President George H.W. Bush, Barbara Bush, Maya Angelou, Bobby Valentine , Bill Russell , Doug Flutie, Jay Leno, Cal Ripken Jr. and many more. Tickets go on sale March 31 at 10 a.m. For more Patriots
the Pistons for just over a season in the early 1970s — becoming the second black NBA head coach after Celtics legend Bill Russell — and then served as a scout for Detroit for five years. The Virginia native was living in Tennessee at the time of his death