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"1968-69 Season" - 4 Total Result(s)
John Havlicek took aim against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. After several blowout losses against the Knicks during the regular season, the teams met in the 1969 Eastern Conference Fin ...
It Couldn’t Be Done and They Did It
After faltering in the 1967 NBA Playoffs, some basketball fans suspected that the Celtics would not win another title without Red Auerbach on the sideline. The team leaned into the critics and surpris ...
Watch: An Emotional End
He may not have known at the time that he was playing his last career game, but Bill Russell was overcome with emotion after winning the 1969 NBA World Championship title. The ending came as it only c ...
Watch: Nelson’s Fortunate Bounce
Watch Don Nelson heave a shot toward the goal with time running out against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 7 of the 1969 NBA Finals. Nelson’s shot, which bounced high into the air off the back of the ...