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THEY SAID IT
September 08, 1969
?Sam Jones, Boston Celtic star who retired this spring, explaining that it did not surprise him when Bill Russell announced that he was resigning as player-coach of the team: "What would you do if Sam Jones retired?"
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September 08, 1969

They Said It

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? Sam Jones, Boston Celtic star who retired this spring, explaining that it did not surprise him when Bill Russell announced that he was resigning as player-coach of the team: "What would you do if Sam Jones retired?"

? John Brodie, 49er quarterback: "When Joe Namath throws the ball, they call it a quick release. With me, they say I unload."

? George King, Purdue basketball coach, commenting on the lecture he gives at summer coaching clinics on the Purdue offense and its star, Rick Mount: "I call it my sermon on the Mount."

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