Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 4/6/14
Boston Celtics historian Larry H. Russell of CLNS Radio takes a look at the worst members in the history of the Boston Celtics.  Owners, executives, players, you name it.  Today is final part of the three part series that ran over the weekend.  Who is The Devil himself?   Thursday: Part I Friday: Part II The Devil: Rick Pitino   Apologies for the lack of drama – but I don’t think there is any debate. Rick Pitino arrived in Boston on his white horse.  He advertised himself as the savior.  The fans were desperate, and I mean desperate, for a savior.  On that alone it seemed like a perfect match. There were reasons fans, and more importantly, Paul Gaston and M.L. Carr, were so giddy.  If you wanted him, there was a catch: He wanted complete control of the organization, not just being a coach.  And there were no qualms of that at the time.  No hyperbole: There may have been no coach to ever hit the market in American sports who was hotter than Pitino was in the summer of 1997.  He had b...
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