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Report: Celtics Legend Russell Recovering From Heart Procedure

HANG TIME HEADQUARTERS – Hall of Famer and Boston Celtics great Bill Russell is recovering from a recent heart procedure and “feeling better,” according to an ESPNBoston.com report.

Russell’s business managerĀ Stuart Layne cleared up previous reports about Russell’s status to Chris Forsberg:

Celtics vice president of media relations/alumni relations Jeff Twiss spoke with Layne on Monday and relayed that Russell is on the road to recovery.

Former New York Post columnist Peter Vecsey Tweeted on Monday that Russell underwent two heart procedures that left him unable to travel from Seattle for a golf event in Long Island.

Layne noted that Russell is up and about and feeling better each day.