Team(s): Boston Celtics, Cincinnati Royals
6x NBA Champion (1957, 1959-1963)
League MVP (1957)
Truly ahead of his time in many ways, Bob Cousy revolutionized the point guard position in his 20 year career with his flashy play style, which included behind-the-back passes that were unheard of prior to, added to his tenacity on the court that left defenders in shambles. Cousy reached the pinnacle when he was joined by fellow legend Bill Russell as the duo ransacked the NBA of many their Champion trophies during the late 50s-early 60s. Bob Cousy’s accomplishments are what helped make the Boston Celtics one of the premiere franchises in all of sports.