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Auerbach, Red

Syllabification: Au·er·bach, Red
Pronunciation: /ˈou-ərˌbak, -ˌbäk
 
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Definition of Auerbach, Red in English:

( 1917–2006), US basketball coach; full name Arnold Jacob Auerbach. As coach of the Boston Celtics 1950–66, he led the team to nine National Basketball Association (NBA) championships 1957, 1959–66. Basketball Hall of Fame (1968).

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