Bill Russell reflects on being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. A highlight of this interview aired on CNN’s John King, USA. The full interview will premiere on True NBA, a newsmagazine show on NBA TV, the league’s 24-hour network, later this spring.
Bill Russell to CNN's John King on Jackie Robinson: "... I had enormous respect for him. And my attitude was Jackie has gotten us from point A to point B. So I should start from point B, not go back to point A."
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On "Parker Spitzer," debt commission co-chair Alan Simpson comments on Pres. Obama's proposed budget, saying the deficit "ain't going away" and is a "stink bomb" in the garden party.