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Bill Russell's No. 6 to be retired league-wide by the NBA

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Russell, who died last month at 88, becomes the first NBA player to have his number retired league-wide.
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NBA to retire Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey across the league ahead of 2022-23 season

NBA to retire Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey across the league ahead of 2022-23 season

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

The 11-time NBA champion will be the first player to have his number retired by every team in the league
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Bill Russell's No 6 jersey retired across NBA, in 1st for league

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Bill Russell's number 6 jersey is being retired across the NBA basketball league in the US.
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NBA to retire Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey across the league

NBA to retire Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey across the league

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

The 11-time NBA champion will be the first player to have his number retired across the league
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Bill Russell's No. 6 is being retired across the NBA, a first for the league

Bill Russell's No. 6 is being retired across the NBA, a first for the league

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The number worn by the 11-time champion, civil rights activist and Hall of Fame player and coach is being permanently retired by all 30 teams. Russell died July 31 at age 88.
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LeBron James, NBA players to be grandfathered in with Bill Russell's No. 6

1 month ago   |   By Comcast SportsNet

With the NBA retiring the late Bill Russells No. 6 league-wide, we take a look at the current players to be grandfathered in with that number.
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NBA retires Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey league-wide

NBA retires Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey league-wide

1 month ago   |   By WMUR

Eleven-time NBA champion Bill Russell, who died July 31 at the age of 88, has become the first NBA player to have his number retired leaguewide.
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