Bill Russell: Career retrospective

(Original Caption) A happy twosome shown here, is Red Auerbach who coached his last Colt's game that won their 8th straight NBA playoff championship by beating the Lakers 95-93 at the Boston Garden, (Auerbach is now retired to the front office), and Bill Russell, who now takes over the coaching reins of the Celtics, and was the important key man helping the Celtics win the championship.

Remembering NBA icon Bill Russell, who died Sunday at age 88.


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