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Happy birthday Robert Parish, here are some highlights

Aug 30, 2013, 11:19 AM EDT

The Chief turns 60 today.

Robert Parish is a Hall of Fame center who had some epic battles with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Moses Malone back in the 1980s, and helped anchor the Boston Celtics to three NBA titles. He was drafted No. 8 by the Warriors out of little Centenary College of Louisiana, but we all remember him as a Celtic.

He won four titles (three with Boston, one with the 1997 Bulls), was a nine-time All-Star and averaged 18.4 points and 11.6 rebounds a game over his career.

Happy birthday Chief. The rest of you, enjoy.

  1. motobus - Aug 30, 2013 at 11:36 AM

    That thumbnail looks scarily similar to Greg Oden.

  2. asimonetti88 - Aug 30, 2013 at 12:05 PM

    Robert Parish is 60???? Wow…

  3. taron2in1 - Aug 30, 2013 at 9:11 PM

    Check his mailbox:)

  4. j0esixpack - Sep 2, 2013 at 12:16 AM

    The Chief was one of the smoothest, mobile big men ever. But most of all he played with heart and passion – he WANTED to win as much as Bird and McHale – the three of them – and yes Ainge too – were one of the strongest in history.

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