Robert Parish, Celtics Hall of Famer, auctions NBA championship ring for $45,578

Thursday May 31st, 2012

Robert Parish, the Hall of Fame Celtic, auctioned his 1981 NBA Championship ring on Wednesday for $45,578. (Giulio Ciamillo/Getty Images)

Robert Parish, the Hall of Fame Boston Celtics player who won four titles over more than two decades in the NBA, auctioned his 1981 NBA championship ring on Wednesday. According to GreyFlannelAuctions.com, the site hosting the auction, there were 15 bids for the ring and the winning bid went for $45,578 but the identity of the buyer was not revealed.

The ring comes with a Letter of Authentication from Parish and, according to the site, is in "near-mint condition".

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