Bill Russell Statue
Danny Ainge joined Toucher & Rich to discuss the Celtics win over the Jazz, the talk surrounding his team tanking for the NBA Lottery, Rajon Rondo’s rehab and the Bill Russell statue.
The long-awaited Bill Russell statue will be unveiled on City Hall Plaza on November 1.
Sculptor Antonio Tobias “Toby” Mendez and architect Matthew Oudens have been chosen to design the Bill Russell Legacy Project sculpture.
Celtics great Bill Russell said he was “a little uneasy” about getting his own statue, but is all for it as long as it helps kids in the mentoring program.
The Boston Celtics announced Wednesday legend Bill Russell will finally get a statue in Boston.
Mayor Tom Menino says a statue of Celtics legend Bill Russell in Boston is ‘long overdue.’