Bill Russell is a retired basketball player widely considered one of the best players in NBA history. This biography of Bill Russell provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.
In Game 4 of the 1984 NBA championship series, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Larry Bird exchanged angry words following some rough play. The Celtics prevail in game seven and go on to win the NBA championship.
May 5, 1969 - Hall of Famers Bill Russell and Sam Jones, two of Boston's all-time greats, ended their Celtic careers with a 108-106 Game 7 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, giving Boston its 11th NBA championship in 13 years.