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#RussellMania — Celtics vs. Lakers in the Finals

Sep 24, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Basketball Hall of Fame player Elgin Gay Baylor throws out the first pitch before the game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium.  The Dodgers defeated the Giants 9-1 to clinch the NL West Division Championship. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

We discuss the Celtics vs. Lakers NBA Finals rivalry between 1959 and 1969 with Elgin Baylor biographer Bijan C. Bayne in our continuing #RussellMania series. Continue Reading