NBA Hall of Fame arrested for having gun at the airport

  • NBA Hall of Fame Bill Russell was arrested for possessing a .38-caliber pistol loaded with six rounds at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. 

    Security officials arrested Russell as he attempted to go through security along with the pistol on Wednesday; he was released after the weapon was confiscated. 

    The 79-year old NBA champion has lived in Seattle for decades and even coached SuperSonics in the 70s. 


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