La noticia Former President Barack Obama mourns the death of NBA star Bill Russell se publicó primero en Mundo Hispánico.
- Former President Barack Obama is in mourning.
- NBA star Bill Russell dies.
- “Today we lost a giant.”
Barack Obama in mourning. The world of sports received some bad news. due to the death of the NBA star, Bill Russell, who passed away at the age of 88. The news was released on Sunday, July 31 by his relatives on social media.
So far the cause of his death has not been revealed. Meanwhile several celebrities have spoken out on social media to say goodbye to a Boston Celtic legend. Among them, the former president of the United States Barack Obama, stands out according to the New York Post.
Barack Obama grieves the death of an NBA legend
The former president shared a message on Twitter recognizing the outstanding work of former basketball star Bill Russell. Obama remembered some of the great moments of Russell’s sports career.
It should be remembered that Russell was a member of the Hall of Fame, five times Most Valuable Player and 12 times selected for the All-Star Game. In 1980 Russell was proclaimed the best player in NBA history by a vote of basketball reporters.