NBA Players: Bill Russell Profile and Basic Stats

Bill Russell information including teams, jersey numbers, championships won, awards, stats and everything about the NBA player.

Player Profile:

Position: Center
Jersey Number: 6 (Celtics) - view jerseys...
Height: 6-9 / 2.06 mts
Weight: 215 lbs / 97.5 kg
Born: February 12, 1934 in Monroe, Louisiana, USA
High-School: McClymonds in Oakland, California
College: University of San Francisco
Drafted: by the St. Louis Hawks with No. 2 overall pick in round 1 of the 1956 NBA Draft
NBA Seasons:
NBA Seasons
13
NBA Playoffs:
NBA Seasons
13
NBA Titles:
NBA Championship
11 Championships
All-Star:
12 times - 1 MVP

What NBA teams has Bill Russell played for?:

His Teams:
(at least 1 game played)
1956-57 to 1968-69

Bill Russell Profile, All the Information:

Hall of Fame:

Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as a player in 1975.

Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as a coach in 2021.

NBA Championships Details:

NBA Championship
1956-57 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1958-59 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1959-60 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1960-61 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1961-62 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1962-63 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1963-64 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1964-65 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1965-66 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1967-68 with Boston Celtics
NBA Championship
1968-69 with Boston Celtics

All-Star Game:

12 times - 1 MVP
1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963 (MVP), 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969

Awards and Honors by Type:

Season MVP - 5 times
1957-58, 1960-61, 1961-62, 1962-63, 1964-65

Rebounds Leader - 4 times
1957-58, 1958-59, 1963-64, 1964-65

All-NBA First Team - 3 times
1958-59, 1962-63, 1964-65

All-NBA Second Team - 8 times
1957-58, 1959-60, 1960-61, 1961-62, 1963-64, 1965-66, 1966-67, 1967-68

All-Defensive First Team - Once
1968-69

Awards and Honors by Year:

Rebounds Leader
All-NBA Second Team
Season MVP

Rebounds Leader
All-NBA First Team

All-NBA Second Team

All-NBA Second Team
Season MVP

All-NBA Second Team
Season MVP

All-NBA First Team
Season MVP

Rebounds Leader
All-NBA Second Team

Rebounds Leader
All-NBA First Team
Season MVP

All-NBA Second Team

All-NBA Second Team

All-NBA Second Team

All-Defensive First Team

Bill Russell NBA Stats Summary:

Career Averages
Career Games Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks
Season 963 15.1 22.5 4.3 - -
Playoffs 165 16.2 24.9 4.7 - -
Career Totals
Career Games Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks
Season 963 14,522 21,620 4,100 - -
Playoffs 165 2,673 4,104 770 - -

Bill Russell Basic Stats:

Regular Season Stats

Season
Team Games Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks  
1956-57 Celtics 48 14.7 19.6 1.8 - -  
1957-58 Celtics 69 16.6 22.7 2.9 - -  
1958-59 Celtics 70 16.7 23.0 3.2 - -  
1959-60 Celtics 74 18.2 24.0 3.7 - -  
1960-61 Celtics 78 16.9 23.9 3.4 - -  
1961-62 Celtics 76 18.9 23.6 4.5 - -  
1962-63 Celtics 78 16.8 23.6 4.5 - -  
1963-64 Celtics 78 15.0 24.7 4.7 - -  
1964-65 Celtics 78 14.1 24.1 5.3 - -  
1965-66 Celtics 78 12.9 22.8 4.8 - -  
1966-67 Celtics 81 13.3 21.0 5.8 - -  
1967-68 Celtics 78 12.5 18.6 4.6 - -  
1968-69 Celtics 77 9.9 19.3 4.9 - -  
Career: 963 15.1 22.5 4.3 - -

Playoffs Stats

Playoffs Team Games Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks
1957 Celtics 10 13.9 24.4 3.2 - -
1958 Celtics 9 15.1 24.6 2.7 - -
1959 Celtics 11 15.5 27.7 3.6 - -
1960 Celtics 13 18.5 25.8 2.9 - -
1961 Celtics 10 19.1 29.9 4.8 - -
1962 Celtics 14 22.4 26.4 5.0 - -
1963 Celtics 13 20.3 25.1 5.1 - -
1964 Celtics 10 13.1 27.2 4.4 - -
1965 Celtics 12 16.5 25.2 6.3 - -
1966 Celtics 17 19.1 25.2 5.0 - -
1967 Celtics 9 10.6 22.0 5.6 - -
1968 Celtics 19 14.4 22.8 5.2 - -
1969 Celtics 18 10.8 20.5 5.4 - -
Career: 165 16.2 24.9 4.7 - -

Full Stats: Averages - Totals

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