The sports world paid tribute to Bill Russell and Vin Scully, two titans of their fields, and more from our quotes of the week.
“He’s the most important person to put on a basketball uniform ever.”
Michael Wilbon, on the death of Boston Celtics legend Russell
“[His] extraordinary contribution to the sport is one thing, and then his extraordinary contribution as an activist is something else. … Any issue, Bill was on the right side of it.”
Los Angeles Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, on…