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On Bill Russell, the Boston Celtics, and good trouble

Basketball and an activism that became accompliceship have been two threads in my life that have tied my identity as a person together long before I knew how closely intertwined they actually were. I mention this today after hearing the news of the man who embodied both more than anyone I have ever known passed away in one William Felton …

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B/R believes Sixers need to get a backup center behind Joel Embiid

As the Philadelphia 76ers prepare for the 2022-23 season, they have a solid roster led by a star duo in the form of Joel Embiid and James Harden while also adding great fits in free agency that gives the organization excitement for the upcoming season. With that being said, there are still some questions the Sixers have to answer. Most …

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Bill Russell (1934-2022) through the years

Basketball Hall of Famer Bill Russell takes part in a panel called “Sports and Race: Leveling the Playing Field” in 2018 at the Civil Rights Summit in Austin, Texas. (Associated Press) NBA legend and Hall of Famer Bill Russell died Sunday at the age of 88. The former University of San Francisco and Boston Celtics center was professional basketball’s first …

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Bill Russell dies at 88: A look at the Celtics legend’s illustrious NBA career by the numbers

Bill Russell established himself as a legend both on and off of the basketball court. Over the course of his illustrious career with the Boston Celtics, Russell posted some unparalleled and sometimes downright unbelievable statistics that helped to secure his place as one of basketball’s most revered — and decorated — players. He finished his career with averages of 15.1 …

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Bill Russell lived a life like very few others

Bill Russell hated autographs. Saw no point to them. If he was out dining and got approached by someone asking for his signature, Russell’s usual response was to instead ask the person to join him at the table to have a conversation about life. The autograph-seekers almost always declined. Oh, the stories they missed. Russell, the greatest winner in the …

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Anthony Davis’ top 10 games of the 2021-22 season: No. 2

It took almost no time for key injuries to start to accumulate for the Los Angeles Lakers this past season. Talen Horton-Tucker, Trevor Ariza and Kendrick Nunn were all out early on, and it got even worse when LeBron James sprained his ankle in just the third game of the schedule. With him out on Oct. 26 versus the San …

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His DNA is woven through every element of the organization

The death of Boston Celtics great Bill Russell is a moment to mourn and to celebrate. A titan in culture, in sport, and in social justice, Russell’s departure has folks around the country and around the world sharing their grief and gratitude. Russell played his entire NBA career with the Boston Celtics, and remained an integral part of the organization …

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Bill Russell celebrated, mourned on NBA Twitter after Celtics legend’s death

NBA Twitter mourns Bill Russell after Oakland legend’s passing originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea The NBA world has come to a standstill after the passing of Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell. Russell died “peacefully” at age 88 on Sunday, a statement shared to his official Twitter account announced, with his wife, Jeannine, by his side. Basketball players, analysts, teams …

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Russell Westbrook’s top 10 games of the 2021-22 season: No. 2

As the 2021-22 NBA season unfolded, it was starting to look like a slow-motion nightmare for the Los Angeles Lakers. Several key players missed significant time in October and November, including LeBron James, who was out for 10 of the team’s first 16 games because of a sprained ankle and ab injury. Shortly after James returned to the lineup, he …

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Bill Russell, 11-time NBA champion, dies at 88 years old

Getty Images Bill Russell, an 11-time NBA champion as a player and coach with the Boston Celtics and one of the most important figures in NBA history, has died at his home at the age of 88, his family announced Sunday. Russell passed away peacefully.  Born in Louisiana in 1934, Russell went on to star collegiately at San Francisco, where …

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Bulls guard Coby White likely be shopped near deadline

Report: Bulls guard Coby White likely to be shopped again originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Coby White has been on the trade block “for the last year,” according to a report from the Chicago Sun Times Joe Cowley. That will likely continue throughout next season as the trade deadline approaches, via the same report. According to Cowley, the Bulls …

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Agent says Lakers shouldn’t trade Russell Westbrook until midseason

Everyone knows the Los Angeles Lakers have been trying hard to trade Russell Westbrook for the past six months. Such efforts started with a proposed deal that would’ve sent him and draft capital to the Houston Rockets for John Wall, but L.A. said no. So far this summer, the team has asked about Kyrie Irving, Buddy Hield and Myles Turner …

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Two Sixers legends named to Philadelphia sports Mount Rushmore

To be on a city’s Mount Rushmore of sports, one has to be more than exceptional in the game. They have to be terrific in every sense of the word and be able to put the team above themselves more often than not. The Philadelphia 76ers have a number of candidates to be on the Philadelphia sports Mount Rushmore. Julius …

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Highlights from Boston Celtics star forward Jayson Tatum’s pro camp

Quite a bit of attention is rightly being paid for some comments Boston Celtics star forward Jayson Tatum recently made about the importance of chemistry to a title-chasing team at his annual pro camp that many are taking as a hint about what is important to the rising superstar with regards to a rumored potential trade of his teammate Jaylen …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the greatest player ever

Fox Sports 1 personality Nick Wright is well known for his strong opinion that LeBron James is a better player than Michael Jordan, whom many regard as the greatest NBA player ever. Some may say it’s a generational thing. Wright is a millennial, and millennials and members of Generation Z are much more likely to put James over Jordan than …

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