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Why Wilt Chamberlain Is Better Than Bill Russell

Published by on May 21, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NBA

Kobe Bryant or LeBron James? A pretty good debate, but not quite as good as the debate between Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell.

Wilt Chamberlain is the best player in NBA history not named Michael Jordan.

Bill Russell is the greatest winner in American sports with 11 championships in 13 seasons ('57, '59-66, '68,'69). 

Did I mention Russell came to the NBA having won the last two NCAA championships and an Olympic gold medal? That's 13 championships in 15 years All this man did was win.

But those who say Russell, the ultimate team player, was better than Chamberlain are sadly mistaken.

Who was better: Chamberlains teams or Russell's teams? The answer is simple: Russell's...

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