• Statue unveiled for Celtics legend Bill Russell

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Nov 1, 2013
    A statue of Celtics legend Bill Russell was unveiled Nov. You can take a look at Russell next to the statue above. More than 43 years since he led the Celtics to the last of his 11 championships, Russell was recognized with a statue on City Hall Plaza. Bill Russell returned Friday to see what he had become. The statue was privately funded on behalf of a nonprofit mentoring program to benefit children, which has been a longtime mission for the 79-year-old Russell. However, Russell's legacy is about much mo...

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