Celtics legend Bill Russell wears Kobe jersey
When legend recognizes fellow legend.
The Celtics legend and 11-time NBA champion Bill Russell was seen wearing Kobe Bryant’s jersey as a tribute to the late Lakers superstar during the classic rival matchup between Celtics and Lakers.
Russell may have played in different era and the rival team, but remembering Kobe’s greatness is bigger than basketball.
Boston legend Bill Russell rocking a Kobe jersey for Celtics-Lakers today ❤️
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) February 23, 2020