Remembering John Havlicek: Tributes pour in after Celtics legend's passing


It was a somber Thursday evening as Celtics legend John Havlicek passed away at the age of 79.

On top of being an eight-time NBA champion and a Finals MVP, Havlicek made an especially large impact on both his peers and fans with his character. As news spread of Hondo's passing, the tributes poured in for the Hall-of-Famer. Here are a few. . .

Tommy Heinsohn

Mike Gorman

Paul Pierce

Tom E. Curran

David Aldridge

Magic Johnson

Jamal Crawford

Jay Bilas

Justin Termine

Ian Browne

Tommy Beer

Charles P. Pierce

Alex English

Donnie Wahlberg

Mike Zarren

Adam Silver

Bill Russell

Ray Allen

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