BOSTON (AP) -President Bush has offered his congratulations to the Boston Celtics for winning their 17th NBA championship.
Team owner Wyc Grousbeck says the president called him Wednesday, one day after the Celtics beat the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 6 and secured their first title in 22 years. Grousbeck says ``that helped it sink in.''
Grousbeck says Bush told him he really enjoyed the game and that the Celtics made Boston proud.
Grousbeck says it was ``a very gracious, generous phone call.''

Top NBA Public Bets

NBA Top Stories

Thumbnail Thunder vs. Warriors Game 7 Pick What will be the story from Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals when the Golden State Warriors host the Oklahoma City Thunder at 9PM...
Thumbnail Warriors vs. Thunder Game 6 Pick Will it be another offensive showcase in Game 6 between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder tonight at...
Thumbnail Cavaliers vs. Raptors Prediction With an opportunity for the Cavaliers to knock off the Raptors, will Game 6 tonight at 8:30PM ET be low-scoring?
Thumbnail Thunder vs. Warriors Game 5 Pick Will the Oklahoma City Thunder close out Western Conference Finals tonight when they face the Golden State...
Thumbnail Raptors vs. Cavaliers Game 5 Pick The Toronto Raptors and Cleveland Cavaliers meet up in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight....
More inNBA Articles  

NBA Team Pages