Arts Jul 31

Celtics' legend Russell stands with his Presidential Medal of Freedom during the NBA All-Star basketball game in Los Angeles
Bill Russell, NBA great who anchored Celtics dynasty, dies at 88

A Hall of Famer, five-time Most Valuable Player and 12-time All-Star, Russell in 1980 was voted the greatest player in the NBA history by basketball writers. He remains the sport’s most prolific winner and an archetype of selflessness who won…

Aug 27

Led by NBA, athletes again put focus on racial justice

While players and teams from baseball, the WNBA, MLS and tennis sat out their competitions Wednesday night, NBA players and coaches met for nearly three hours in a Disney hotel to determine next steps, including whether the season should continue.