Bill Russell
BILL
RUSSELL
HT/WT6' 10", 215 lbs
DOB2/12/1934 (86)
COLLEGE  San Francisco
DRAFT1956: Rd 1, Pk 2 (ST.)
STATUSInactive
General Information

Name

William Felton Russell

NBA Debut

December 22, 1956

High School

McClymonds in Oakland California

Age

86 years old

Born

February 12, 1934 in Monroe, Louisiana

College

San Francisco

Nicknames

Russ

Whiskers

Willie

Bill the Hill

Positions

Center

Shooting Hand

Left

Awards

  • All-Defensive

    1968-69

  • 11x All-NBA

  • 12x All Star

  • AS MVP

    1962-63

  • Hall of Fame

    1975

  • 5x MVP

  • 11x NBA Champ

  • 4x TRB Champ

General Information

Name

William Felton Russell

NBA Debut

December 22, 1956

High School

McClymonds in Oakland California

Age

86 years old

Born

February 12, 1934 in Monroe, Louisiana

College

San Francisco

Nicknames

Russ

Whiskers

Willie

Bill the Hill

Positions

Center

Shooting Hand

Left

NBA Draft 1956

Awards

  • All-Defensive

    1968-69

  • 11x All-NBA

  • 12x All Star

  • AS MVP

    1962-63

  • Hall of Fame

    1975

  • 5x MVP

  • 11x NBA Champ

  • 4x TRB Champ