|Born||February 12, 1934 Monroe, Louisiana|
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||220 lb (100 kg)|
Who did Bill Russell beat in the finals?
The 1958 Boston Celtics lost to the St. Louis Hawks in the Finals: Bill Russell, Bob Cousy, Sam Jones, and Bill Sharman lost in the Finals.
Why is Bill Russell the goat?
Bill Russell arguably is the greatest player to ever play the game both overall and on defense. While he may not have been exactly a great offensive player,(15 points per game career average, and 56% FT shooting with 44% FG shooting) he more than made up for his offensive struggles with his defense.
Who lost the most NBA Finals?
Since 1962-63, LeBron James has lost the most games in the NBA Finals, with 33 losses.
|Keith Erickson||NBA Finals||83|
|John Havlicek||NBA Finals||154|
|Andre Iguodala||NBA Finals||72|
|Tristan Thompson||NBA Finals|
Did Michael Jordan ever lost an NBA Finals?
Those on the side of Michael Jordan point to his 6-0 record in the NBA Finals, five regular-season MVPs (six in the Finals) and legendary anecdotes as evidence. … Jordan lost first-round series during his playing days too, though they came early in his career.