11-Time NBA Champion Bill Russell Has Passed Away
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ESPN - Bill Russell, undoubtedly the cornerstone of the Boston Celtics dynasty that won eight straight titles and 11 overall during his career, tragically passed away today at the age of 88. Russell died "peacefully" with his wife, Jeannine, at his side, a statement posted on social media read. Arrangements for Russell's memorial service will be announced soon, added the statement. Bill Russell will surely be missed by many.