Chris Bosh isn’t lying.
The NBA was a different league back then. You could win an NBA Finals only winning two series, and there was no free agency, so you could hoard talent, which is what the Celtics did.
It doesn’t make Russell any less great, but no lies are detected her.
“And, you know, you’re playing against firefighters,” Bosh responded. “You know, dudes had jobs in the summertime. Dude’s going to be a lifeguard, go work on construction after the NBA season. They had part-time jobs, they went [during] summertime and got a job, bro.”
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