Bill Russell To Get Statue

According to a team source, the Celtics will later today announce plans to put a Bill Russell statue in Boston.

Said President Barack Obama in February: “I hope that one day in the streets of Boston, children will look up at a statue built not only to Bill Russell the player, but Bill Russell the man,”

Bill Russell is one of the greatest basketball players of all time, his contributions on and off the court are legendary and it is about time this Celtic legend gets the respect he deserves.

We will provide more details once they are announced.

Topics: Bill Russell, Boston Celtics, City Of Boston, Statue

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