Bill Russell’s Unique Relationship With Jon Stewart and The Daily Show

Bill Russell’s Unique Relationship With Jon Stewart and The Daily Show

While Bill Russell hasn’t had quite as prolific a media-career as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, but he did his fair share of TV credits. Russell did Carson three times, Letterman once, and even showed up for ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn‘; but none of these moments were quite as significant as the relationship he formed […]

Abdul-Jabbar, Brown and Russell To Receive Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Abdul-Jabbar, Brown and Russell To Receive Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Sport Illustrated has announced that┬áKareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown and Bill Russell will be awarded the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award at this year’s “Sportsperson of the Year” event. In September of 2015, Sport Illustrated renamed their “Legacy Award” to honor the former heavyweight champion. According to┬áSI.com, the award celebrates “individuals whose dedication to the ideals of […]