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Grieving Bob Cousy To Receive Honorary Degree From Boston College

Bob Cousy will add a sheepskin to his wall May 19, but the honor will do little the lessen the pain of a difficult last few months. Boston College will present Cousy with an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at the university’s commencement, honoring the former Boston Celtics guard who coached the Eagles for six seasons in the 1960s. But in an emotional interview with...
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn's Shabazz Napier wins Bob Cousy Award

UConn senior point guard Shabazz Napier picked up some hardware in advance of Monday night's national title game. Napier won the Bob Cousy Award, which is given out to the best point guard in college basketball. It's handed out by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Napier wins the award three years removed from former teammate/Husky Kemba Walker. In March, Napier...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Bob Cousy Award Finalists Announced

Got this in my inbox yesterday: SPRINGFIELD, MASS. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 24 watch list finalists for the 2014 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award. Named after Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic Bob Cousy, the annual honor recognizes the top point guards in men’s college basketball. The original watch list of...
Via Hoops Manifesto
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bob Cousy Award Watch List released for 2013-14 season

The Bob Cousy Award Watch List has been released, given annually by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of fame committee to the nation's top point guard.
Via Gamedayr
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Bob Cousy story about his departed wife will break your heart

  Last week, the wife of legendary Boston Celtics guard Bob Cousy passed away after sixty-three happy years of marriage . Marie “Missie” Cousy was a frequent attendee at Celtics games during Bob’s career and Cousy during those times was known for his flashy assists. Before Marie passed away, it was a different assist that Bob was doing for her as she suffered from dementia...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Bob Cousy, Who Revolutionized NBA With Ballhandling Skills, Turns 84 Years Old (Video)

The most amazing part of Bob Cousy's legendary career may be the fact that he came so close, so often, to stopping or being blocked along his path to the NBA. As the "Houdini of the Hardwood" celebrates his 84th birthday on Thursday, it is unimaginable that a professional basketball career was not in Cousy's sights until late in his college career at Holy Cross...
August 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Happy Birthday, Bob Cousy

Before Rondo, before Tiny, before DJ, there was Cous. Robert Joseph Cousy. Celtics legend, NBA Hall of Famer, 6-time NBA Champion…I could go on for days. As John reminded me earlier today via his Instagram, today is Cousy’s 84th birthday. So if you’re not familiar with Cous, first..shame on you! Secondly, take a moment today to celebrate his legacy. Reflect on all he did for...
Via Red's Army
August 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Cousy: C's need to keep Rondo

Celtics legend Bob Cousy says good point guards are tough to come by, and unless Rajon Rondo is a "serial killer on the side" the Celtics should not let him go.

Via Red's Army
March 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Badgers' Taylor named finalist for Cousy Award

Jordan Taylor has been selected as one of 20 finalists for the 2012 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award, as announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Taylor, a finalist for the 2011 Cousy Award, is averaging 13.7 points and 4.7 assists per game, while adding 4.1 rebounds and 1.0 steals per contest. He also ranks third in the Big Ten with a 2.9 assist...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Taylor Named Cousy Award Candidate

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Senior guard Tyshawn Taylor has been named a candidate for the Bob Cousy Award it was announced Monday morning. The annual honor, named for Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic Bob Cousy, recognizes the top point guards in college basketball. Almost 60 candidates have been nominated for the 2012 Bob Cousy Award.
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss
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