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Shave It Off
Coach Red Auerbach and Tommy Heinsohn took turns shaving the goatee off rookie sensation Bill Russell after the Celtics won their first NBA World Championship title in 1957. Russell said, “I was going ...
The First Title of Many
This framed newspaper clipping displayed the Boston Globe’s coverage of the first Celtics NBA World Championship title over the St. Louis Hawks in 1957. Behind Bill Russell’s 32 rebounds and Tommy Hei ...