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The 1959-60 season was the first in the most famous rivalry in basketball. Wilt Chamberlain (L), playing for the Philadelphia Warriors, takes the ball from Russell in this 1960 game. Russell's Celtics prevailed over Chamberlain's Warriors in the Eastern Division.
The 1959-60 season was the first in the most famous rivalry in basketball. Wilt Chamberlain (L), playing for the Philadelphia Warriors, takes the ball from Russell in this 1960 game. Russell's Celtics prevailed over Chamberlain's Warriors in the Eastern Division.
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