HoopsCritic Hot 50 – #49 Dave Cowens

Dave Cowens or Big Red carried the Celtics torch along with John Havlicek in-between the Bill Russell and Larry Bird eras. The often forgotten Celtics great did a damn good job running with the franchise player role, leading the Celtics to not one, but two Championships in a three year span. If we’re being honest with ourselves, Cowens had a hell of a case for Finals MVP in 1976, posting far superior numbers to teammate …

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