Red Auerbach

By - 5/16/13 - 1:29 pm

Auerbach backs Bruins

Faneuil Hall Marketplace notes somebody made sure Red Auerbach was ready for today's opening Bruins/Rangers playoff game.... Read more

By - 12/18/12 - 9:02 am

Bill Russell at Fenway Park

The Boston Public Library has posted a ton of Leslie Jones basketball photos, including a number of Celtics photos, such as this one of Bill Russell at Fenway in September, 1962 and this one of Bob... Read more

By - 6/16/11 - 10:42 am

Red says hey

That's a custom-sewn T Red's wearing at Faneuil Hall Marketplace today.

Photo by Faneuil Hall Marketplace.... Read more

By - 11/4/09 - 8:59 am

Naturally, there's a site that collects tacky tourist photos and, yes, of course, one of the entries involves the Red Auerbach statue and some guy's finger. Guess it beats what Harvard students do to poor John Harvard, though.

Via Jay Fitzgerald.

By - 10/30/06 - 8:02 pm

Tribute compiled by Boston34Celtics:

Jim Sullivan: Auerbach was a one-man civil rights movement:

... Here's what made Auerbach a legendary figure, though. He didn't do any of those things because he felt sorry for black people, out of some sort of white liberal guilt. He did them because they were

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By - 10/29/06 - 4:57 pm

Well, even if religion weren't an issue, some people aren't ready to nominate Red Auerbach for sainthood.

Jesse: I met the man several times, and he had the bedside manor of a thumbtack:

... Did all of you forget that he was famous for being a jerk too? He may have been super at what he did, a wonderful coach, a friend, a husband,

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By - 10/28/06 - 9:27 pm

Passing of a Celtics legend.

Peter N. remembers going to a Celtics game in Hartford during the Bird era when the Celts came from behind at the last minute to beat the Knicks:

... It was a magical moment for players and fans alike, as the Civic Center erupted with an earthquake of cheering. And leave it to my Dad to go over

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