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Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo hands out one of his 18 assists against the Detroit Pistons. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo Dishes Out 18 Assists, Passes Bill Russell On Celtics’ All-Time List

Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo dished out 18 assists in Sunday night’s win over the Detroit Pistons, pushing him further up the Celtics’ all-time list and past one of the team’s all-time greats.

03/10/2014

Kelly Olynyk #41 of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Ainge: Fans ‘Not Paying Attention’ If You Think We’re Tanking

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.

98.5 The Sports Hub–11/07/2013

Bill Russell Statue (Photo from Paul Burton)

Boston Unveils Statue Of Celtics Great Bill Russell

It’s a day to honor another of Boston’s greatest sports champions.

11/01/2013

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Celtics Legend Bill Russell Arrested For Carrying Gun In Airport

Hall of Fame center Bill Russell was arrested this week at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after Transportation Security Administration officials found a loaded gun in his luggage.

10/19/2013

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Celtics Legend Bill Russell Cited For Having Gun At Airport

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell was cited this week for trying to get on a plane with a loaded gun.

10/19/2013

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bill Russell Statue To Be Unveiled At City Hall Plaza On November 1

The long-awaited Bill Russell statue will be unveiled on City Hall Plaza on November 1.

10/16/2013

Model of Bill Russell sculpture by Toby Mendez.

Artist Selected For Bill Russell Statue In Boston

Sculptor Antonio Tobias “Toby” Mendez and architect Matthew Oudens have been chosen to design the Bill Russell Legacy Project sculpture.

05/14/2012

President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Freedom to Bill Russell. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Celtics Legend Bill Russell To Get Statue In City Hall Plaza

The long-deserved statue of Celtics legend Bill Russell will stand in City Hall Plaza, Boston Mayor Tom Menino announced Monday.

07/11/2011

Larry Bird at the 10th Annual "The Tradition."

Larry Bird Honored At The Tradition, Says Boston Greatest Sports Town

Celtics legend Larry Bird was one of six athletes honored at the TD Garden Tuesday night at the New England Sports Museum’s “The Tradition”, presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

06/29/2011

Celtics legend Bill Russell. (Credit: CBS)

Celtics Great Bill Russell ‘Uneasy’ Over Statue

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.

05/17/2011

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