NBA legend sends room into hysterics with surprising trash talk at inaugural NBA Awards

The first annual NBA Awards Show was held on Monday, and it was full of surprises -- but one moment definitely took the cake.

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell was honored with the inaugural NBA Lifetime Achievement Award during the show. Russell, who spent time as both a player and a coach with the Celtics, received the accolade from five other basketball legends -- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Shaquille O'Neal, David Robinson, Alonso Mourning and Dikembe Mutombo.

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After accepting the award, the 83-year-old turned to the other stars, pointed to each one of them and whispered, "I would kick your ass."

Thankfully, the mic picked up Russell's jab, and the room was sent into hysterics.

See the full presentation below:

Russell's 11 NBA championships as a player are nearly as many as the other five players have combined, so we can't really tell him he's wrong here. He also achieved two more championships as a coach.

Those rings are supplemented by five league MVP awards and 12 All-Star selections over a 13-year career.

Needless to say, Russell absolutely deserves this award -- and even in his 80s, he should not be crossed.

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BOSTON - DECEMBER 26: Boston Celtics player Bill Russell and coach Red Auerbach during a game against the Philadelphia Warriors at Boston Garden on Dec. 26, 1956. (Photo by Jack O'Connell/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - 1959: Bill Russell #6 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball against Wilt Chamberlain #13 of the Philadelphia Warriors during a game circa 1959 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1959 NBAE (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)
Boston Celtics' player Bill Russell hooks a shot during the NBA championship's final game in 1960 against the Saint Louis Hawks.
NEW YORK, NY - CIRCA 1960's: Bill Russell #6 of the Boston Celtics guarding Art Heyman #4 of the New York Knicks during a mid circa 1960's NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Russell played for the Celtics from 1956-69. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)
JULY 13: Bill Russell speaks at a press conference at the NAACP, July 13, 1964. (Photo by Joseph Runci/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
NEW YORK - 1967: Bill Russell #6 of the Boston Celtics shoots a hook shot against the New York Knicks in 1967 at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1967 NBAE (Photo by Ken Regan/NBAE via Getty Images)
BOSTON - 1967: Bill Russell #6 of the Boston Celtics sits on the bench during a game played in 1967 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1967 NBAE (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)
BOSTON - 1968: Bill Russell #6 of the Boston Celtics poses for a portrait in 1968 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1968 NBAE (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)
(Original Caption) CELTICS-KNICKS-NBA PLAYOFFS...Knicks' Dave Bradley finds himself surrounded by Celtics players during 2nd quarter action of the 6th game of the Eastern NBA Playoff series here, 4/18. Celtics players are (L-R) Bill Russell, Larry Siegfried and John Havlicek.
Bill Russell - Athlete of the Decade . (Photo by Sporting News Archive/Sporting News via Getty Images)
BOSTON - 1974: NBA Legend Bill Russell watches a Boston Celtics game played in 1974 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1974 NBAE (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)
MA - FEBRUARY 10: Former Boston Celtics coaches Red Auerbach and Bill Russell sit together on Feb. 10, 1970. (Photo by Frank O'Brien/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - 1985: Bill Russell and Rick Barry are seen announcing a game circa 1985 at the Boston Garden in Boston Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1985 NBAE (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)
BOSTON- 1996: Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics poses for a photo with eleven of his Championship rings in 1996 in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1996 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
WALTHAM, MA - OCTOBER 10: Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce, left, and Celtics legend Bill Russell are pictured during practice in Waltham, MA on Oct. 10, 2000. (Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
MEMPHIS, TN - JANUARY 19: Bill Russell speaks during the Pioneers of the NBA Symposium entitled 'They Cleared the Lane' at the National Civil Rights Museum on January 19, 2003 in Memphis, Tennessee. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo By Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty Images)
SAN ANTONIO - JUNE 12: NBA Legend Bill Russell smiles during an NBA Legends Roundtable discussion on NBA TV prior to Game Two of the 2005 NBA Finals between the Detroit Pistons and the San Antonio Spurs June 12, 2005 at the Valencia Hotel in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2005 NBAE (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)
SECAUCUS, NJ - MAY 30: NBA Legend Bill Russell (L) speaks with Gail Goodrich May 30, 2006 on the set of NBA Insiders in Secaucus, New Jersey. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2006 NBAE (Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)
CLEVELAND - JUNE 2: (L) NBA Legend Bill Russell presents the Cleveland Cavaliers with Eastern Conference Championship trophy following Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2007 NBA Playoffs on June 2, 2007 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2007 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI - JANUARY 18: Former NBA great Bill Russell joins the Miami Heat broadcast January 18, 2008 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2008 NBAE (Photo by Victor Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)
BOSTON - MARCH 5: Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics laughs with Bill Russell after the game against the Detroit Pistons on March 5, 2008 at the TD Banknorth Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2008 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
PHOENIX - FEBRUARY 14: NBA Legend Bill Russell speaks to the media after it was announced that the NBA Finals MVP trophy will be named after him prior to All-Star Saturday Night as part of 2009 NBA All-Star Weekend at US Airways Center on February 14, 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2009 NBAE (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)
OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers speaks with Bill Russell after being named the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player after defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 19, 2016 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SPRINGFIELD, MA - SEPTEMBER 9: NBA Legends Bill Russell and Julius Erving talk during the 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony on September 9, 2016 at the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Chris Marion/NBAE via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26: (L-R) NBA legends Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Alonzo Mourning, David Robinson, NBA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Bill Russell, Shaquille O'Neal, and Dikembe Mutombo pose backstage during the 2017 NBA Awards Live on TNT on June 26, 2017 in New York, New York. 27111_002 (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for TNT)
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