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Bill Russell Statue to Be Unveiled in Boston
BOSTON (AP) — It's a day to honor another of Boston's greatest sports champions.
A statue of former Celtics star Bill Russell is scheduled to be unveiled Friday at City Hall Plaza.
Russell played center from 1956 to 1969, also serving as player-coach for three seasons. Dur...
Boston Globe’s Bob Ryan Talks With The Team
Bob Ryan, legendary NBA columnist and reporter for the Boston Globe, recently joined Mike Lindsley on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio to talk NBA playoffs, LeBron James and his Mount Rushmore and All-NBA First Team roster in league history.  Listen here:
Knicks Can Only Do So Much At Center
So many Knicks fans point towards the fact that Roy Hibbert was a handful in the conference semifinals for the Pacers.  Fair argument.  But Tyson Chandler's failure against Hibbert and mainly his overall role and ability are only a small part of what is wrong with New York's most…
Derrick Rose vs. Michael Jordan
Derrick Rose is the youngest player in the history of the NBA to win an MVP.  D-Rose is capable of being closely compared to Michael Jordan in the near future.