On This Date 4/24/1967

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The NBA Finals were nearly anticlimactic. Wilt Chamberlain finally wins a ring, as the Philadelphia 76ers win the NBA Championship. The Sixers beat in the NBA Finals the San Francisco ¬†Warriors in six games, winning the finale 125-122. Philadelphia beat the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Division Finals, ending Boston’s eight-year championship reign as Chamberlain finally won a playoff series against his nemesis Bill Russell.