Trivia (10)

Head Coach of Boston Celtics (1969-1978; 427-263).

Member of 8 NBA Championship teams (1957, 1959-1965).

Named to All-NBA second team 4 times (1961-1964).

1957 NBA Rookie of the Year.

Played basketball for Boston Celtics (1956-1965).

Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1986 as a player and in 2015 as a coach.

Inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006.

Inducted into the Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2016, with his broadcast partner Mike Gorman, for their 35 years of broadcasting Boston Celtics games.

Inducted into the [College of the] Holy Cross Varsity Club Hall of Fame in 1962.

Only person who was associated with the Celtics in an official capacity (as a player, coach, or broadcaster) for each of their first 17 NBA championships, as well as all their NBA final appearances.