NBA legend Bill Russell dies at 88

By Jimmy Golen
Updated July 31 2022 - 8:13pm, first published 8:12pm
NBA great and Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell has died aged 88. (AP PHOTO)

Bill Russell, the NBA great who anchored a Boston Celtics dynasty that won 11 championships in 13 years -- the last two as the first Black head coach in any major US sport -- and marched for civil rights with Martin Luther King Jr., died Sunday. He was 88.

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