Mr. Russell’s House: Bill Russell and Bill Simmons

NBA legend Bill Russell tells Bill Simmons about the time he was coaxed out of retirement to play for the Lakers, the racial tension he felt in Boston, and why he never wanted his number retired. (Excerpt from the NBA TV special “Mr. Russell’s House.” Check your local listings for airtimes.)

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