Here's Old Footage Of Bill Russell Going Coast To Coast And Jumping…

This clip popped up on YouTube two days ago. According to the uploader, that's a young Bill Russell—playing for the University of San Francisco—grabbing a defensive rebound, streaking down the court on a one-man fast break, and jumping over some poor sap while gracefully laying the ball in. According to us, Bill… » 2/25/13 3:35pm 2/25/13 3:35pm

Saying Goodbye To Pete Newell, The Greatest There Ever Was

The two greatest basketball coaches who ever lived are now gone. One you've probably never heard of: George "Bud" Presley, who labored in obscurity for most of his career » 11/18/08 5:30pm 11/18/08 5:30pm at a junior college in Atherton, Calif., and who passed away in 2003. But his is a story for another day. Let us talk now of Pete Newell, who won…