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Bill Russell laughs as he speaks about his father during the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (credit: Ricardo B. Brazziell-Pool/Getty Images)

Bill Russell: ‘All Great Fortunes Are Amassed With Either Cheap Or Slave Labor’

NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell said Wednesday that gay athletes’ current fight for equality and acceptance reminds him of some of the same struggles black athletes faced in the 1960s.

04/10/2014

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Hall Of Famer: Gay Athletes Face Old Questions

NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell says gay athletes’ fight for equality and acceptance reminds him of the struggles black players faced in the 1960s.

04/09/2014

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Olajuwon Named To All-Time NCAA March Madness Team

HOUSTON (CBS Houston) – On Friday Houston basketball great Hakeem Olajuwon was named to the all-time NCAA March Madness team.  Olajuwon led the University of Houston Cougars to three NCAA straight Final Four appearances, two […]

04/05/2013

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The Best NBA Feuds

Here are five of the wildest and most heated feuds the NBA has ever seen.

05/10/2011

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