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Bill Russell coached 3 different NBA teams

Boston Celtics 1966 - 1969 (he was the 1st African American head coach in pro sports

Seattle Supersonics 1973 - 1977

Sacramento Kings 1987 - 1988

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Bill Russell played his entire career (1956-59) with the Boston Celtics

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Was Bill Russell the first NBA coach?

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