Bill Russell Reportedly Collapses On Stage During Speech

UPDATE 2:57 PM ET: Great news from Boston news producer Scott Isaacs:

Original article below:

We're seeing reports on Twitter that NBA legend Bill Russell collapsed on stage while giving a speech in Lake Tahoe:



Martin also says Russell was conscious when he left via Ambulance:



We also saw this (by way of Deadspin's Barry Petchesky), but please remember that reports from Twitter should not be considered fact unless confirmed elsewhere.



Our thoughts go out to Mr. Russell, and hopefully this is nothing serious.



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