Bill Walton

Boston Cetlics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge
USA Today Sports
Gabby Guerard
June 05, 2019 - 2:09 pm
After experiencing Danny Ainge second ‘mild’ heart attack in Milwaukee, the Boston Celtics president of basketball operations says he is doing well — even amidst the stressful Kyrie Irving situation. “I feel great. Yeah, I feel good. It’s an exciting time of year,” Ainge said. When the incident...
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Bill Walton
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Jim Hackett
March 15, 2019 - 10:41 am
I've been wanting to write this for over 20 years. . . Nobody has ever appreciated being a part of something, being a part of something really special like the 1986 Boston Celtics, more than Bill Walton. I think I've enjoyed his retirement more than his playing career just listening to him and...
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March 17, 2015 - 5:09 am
The NBA's Sixth Man of the Year as a member of the 1985-86 Celtics that finished 67-15 during the regular season -- and 41-1 at home in the Boston Garden -- on their way to winning 15-of-18 playoff games and the franchise's 16th NBA title, Bill Walton can wish you a St. Patrick's Day far better...
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March 16, 2014 - 6:09 am
The NBA's Sixth Man of the Year as a member of the 1985-86 Celtics that finished 67-15 during the regular season -- and 41-1 at home in the Boston Garden -- on their way to winning 15-of-18 playoff games and the franchise's 16th NBA title, Bill Walton can wish you a St. Patrick's Day far better...
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February 26, 2014 - 6:34 am
HANDS ON HIS KNEES, gasping for air, there stood a teenaged Danny Ainge . Covered in sweat, surrounded by members of the Portland Trail Blazers, Ainge looked up to see the greatest Blazer of all. With his shaggy beard and full head of red hair, there was a smiling Bill Walton . "I've known Danny...
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November 13, 2013 - 9:30 am
Larry Bird is quick to remind you he is only human. Incapable of any superpowers or magic, he promises, French Lick'€™s Larry Joe Bird's talent is simply the product of a man who worked incredibly hard to become one of the greatest basketball players of all time. '€œI was always told I wasn'€Â...
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March 17, 2012 - 7:17 am
The NBA's Sixth Man of the Year as a member of the 1985-86 Celtics that finished 67-15 during the regular season -- and 41-1 at home in the Boston Garden -- on their way to winning 15-of-18 playoff games and the franchise's 16th NBA title, Bill Walton can wish you a St. Patrick's Day far better...
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August 17, 2011 - 1:35 pm
NBA legend Bill Walton has a hard time talking without causing interest. The man clears his throat and a room goes quiet. Even for the casual fan, it's always worth listening. Walton told an interesting story during an interview for a Grantland story on Arvydas Sabonis regarding the infamous...
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March 17, 2011 - 7:56 am
Wake up with the Celtics and your daily dose of Irish Coffee '€¦ The NBA's Sixth Man of the Year as a member of the 1985-86 Celtics that finished 67-15 during the regular season -- and 41-1 at home in the Boston Garden -- on their way to winning 15-of-18 playoff games and the franchise's 16th NBA...
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March 01, 2011 - 6:51 am
Wake up with the Celtics and your daily dose of Irish Coffee '€¦ Five days after being traded from the Celtics, Kendrick Perkins and the Thunder brass have already agreed to terms on a contract extenion . Wait a second ... WHAT?!?! If you'll recall, Perkins turned down a four-year, $22 million...
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