As any basketball fan can tell you, Bill Russell was one of the greatest players ever to hit the hardwood. The Boston Celtics big man wasn’t just an amazing athlete, though. Some of his stories seem like the exploits of ‘the most interesting man in the world.’ Take, for example, his famous battle with Wilt …
Jared Sullinger, who was a star at Ohio State and had success on the Boston Celtics, has not played in the NBA since 2017.
Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird’s heated brawl with Philadelphia 76ers star Julius Erving back in 1984 began innocently enough.
Former Boston Celtics star Larry Bird was a legendary basketball player in college and the NBA, but he wasn’t the greatest father.
During his time with the Boston Celtics, Bill Russell claimed 11 NBA titles. That legendary will to win was fueled, however, stemmed from experiences with racism.
Former Boston Celtics all-star point guard Isaiah Thomas was playing for his sister after her death in a car accident in 2017.
Jo Jo White was one of the greatest players to play for the Boston Celtics. The Hall of Fame guard won two championships with Boston.
Fab Melo was a star at Syracuse and helped them become a top college basketball team in the country. He, however, died way too soon.
Jayson Tatum idolized Kobe Bryant. The young Celtics star gave the Lakers legend a permanent sign of respect thanks to his dog.
Boston Celtics star Dennis Johnson had a great NBA career and his death shocked the NBA community. He always played at a high level.
Bill Russell was one of the best players of all time, but that didn’t stop the FBI from being suspicious of him. What caused the FBI to investigate him?
Michael Jordan and LeBron James have combined to win an incredible nine NBA titles, but one lesser-known player won more by himself.
Pete Maravich saw his Hall of Fame career was cut short due to injuries, which was followed by a tragic death in retirement.
Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird was numbed and confused after the tragic suicide of his father while Bird was in college.
Before becoming a valuable role player for the Celtics and Thunder, Kendrick Perkins had to deal with the tragic murder of his mother.
Michael Jordan is a perfect 6/6 in the NBA Finals, but there’s another player who has an even better record in eight Finals appearances.
Kendrick Perkins helped a few NBA teams have a lot of success with his tough attitude defensively. Before that, though, he was an altar boy.
Kendrick Perkins never made teams fearful on the offensive end. However, his success as a role player helped him rack up a large net worth.
For six time NBA All-Star and current Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving, Father’s Day has always had a special meaning.
While most NBA fans know about Bill Russell’s 11 championships, the Boston Celtics legend wants everyone to know he was an incredible athlete, too.
The 1986 NBA draft was loaded with busts, drugs, death, prison sentences, and a lot of second-round steals.
Former UConn women’s basketball star Maya Moore is doing something Kyrie Irving says he would do, but likely won’t.
Kyrie Irving is trying to be a leader for social justice reform, but his Celtics career proved he’s not cut out for any leadership role.
Fans have noticed in the past that NBA star Kyrie Irving has the ‘Friends’ logo tattooed on his arm. Here is why.
Kyrie Irving has been criticized for saying that the Earth is flat, but that is not the only conspiracy theory he has admitted to believing.
Former Detroit Pistons rookie Dennis Rodman was once forced to apologize to Larry Bird for making racist comments aimed at him.
While Bill Russell is both an NBA legend and a long-time activist. He recently took to Twitter to join LeBron James, Colin Kaepernick, and others in protest.
Former Boston Celtics Hall-of-Fame center Bill Russell still finds himself fighting for racial equality well after his playing days.
Jaylen Brown can thank Billy Donovan for his massive Celtics contract after the coach gave the future NBA star some harsh feedback at 17.
During his legendary Boston Celtics career, Larry Bird wore the number 33. That number eventually inspired an Oklahoma man’s prison sentence.
Jaylen Brown is a very talented young player for the Boston Celtics. He has only played in the NBA for a few seasons but has nice net worth.
Jaylen Brown may be a millionaire and a promising NBA talent, but the Boston Celtics guard still drove 15 hours to protest in his home state of Georgia.
Enes Kanter has enjoyed a solid career as an NBA journeyman. When his basketball career is over, Kanter plans to step inside the ring.
Ray Allen does not have great relationships with his former Boston Celtics teammates. His and Rajon Rondo’s beef goes way back, though.
Michael Jordan once tried to intimidate Robert Parish at a Chicago Bulls practice and “The Chief” certainly didn’t back down.
A look at all the teams that have pulled off the illustrious three-peat in the NBA.
On July 26, 1981, life changed drastically for promising Indiana University basketball player Landon Turner. Turner, who along with future NBA Hall-of-Famer Isiah Thomas, helped guide Indiana to the NCAA title in 1991, lost control of his vehicle and crashed. The accident left him paralyzed from the chest down. Turner, a 6-foot-10 freak of an …
For anyone old enough to remember, the late coach Red Auerbach will always hold a special place in Celtics fans’ hearts.
Former Detroit Pistons point guard Isiah Thomas reflects on Larry Bird’s series-turning steal in the Eastern Conference Finals.
To a certain extent, the Boston Celtics’ ’90s struggles came down to a single factor: the tragic death of All-Star player Reggie Lewis.
Enes Kanter isn’t even close to Michael Jordan in terms of basketball ability, but he has the Bulls legend beat in one financial category.
The Celtics’ ‘Big Three’ was one of the first modern super teams. Ray Allen recently revealed why the team broke up.
Gary Payton became an NBA Hall of Famer due to his intense dedication and drive. The former SuperSonics star is now a cannabis entrepreneur.
Gary Payton was one of the best players of all-time for the Seattle SuperSonics. Payton’s play led to him becoming a very wealthy man.
Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo might be the most underrated point guard in NBA history. That isn’t a joke.
When the Boston Celtics were eliminated by the Detroit Pistons in 1988, Celtics players left the court early and Kevin McHale explains why.
While Brian Scalabrine only averaged three points per game during his NBA career, he still earned more than $20 million playing professional basketball.
A photographer says her work is being used improperly by Michael Jordan, Jeanie Buss, and owners of two other NBA teams.
As the Celtics competed, Rajon Rondo’s place with the Boston team clashed with Ray Allen’s. Eventually, it broke up the entire team.
Ray Allen is considered one of the best shooters in NBA history. Has his sharpshooting ability earned him a massive fortune?