The National Basketball Association's franchise in Boston, Massachussets, USA, the Celtics were founded in 1946. They are one of the league's marquee franchises, having won 16 NBA Championships, including 8 straight from 1959-1966. Hall Of Famers who have played for the Celtics include Nate Archibald, Larry Bird, Walter A. Brown, Bob Cousy, Dave Cowens, John Havlicek, Tom Heinsohn, Bailey Howell, K. C. Jones, Sam Jones, Clyde Lovellette, Ed Macauley, Pete Maravich, Kevin McHale, Robert Parish, Andy Phillip, Frank Ramsey, Arnie Risen, Bill Russell, Bill Sharman and Bill Walton.
Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) tries to get between Boston Celtics' Evan Turner (11) and Isaiah Thomas (4) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, March 1, 2015.Curry scores 37, leads Warriors from 26 down to beat Celtics
Stephen Curry scored 37 points, making four straight free throws to clinch it in the final seconds and the Golden State Warriors erased a 26-point deficit to beat the Boston Celtics 106-101 on Sunday night.Celtics rally from big deficit to beat Hornets 106-98
BOSTON (AP) - Isaiah Thomas scored 28 points and the Boston Celtics recovered from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to defeat the Charlotte Hornets 106-98 on Friday night.Warriors-Celtics Preview
The Boston Celtics have earned three straight victories behind the strong play of several newcomers, but the league's top team stands in the way of a fourth. The Golden State Warriors head to Boston on Sunday night hoping to further re-establish their dominance following a convincing road win. The wins have started to pile up for Boston (23-33) since acquiring Isaiah Thomas and Jonas Jerebko on ...NBA: Celtics closing in on playoff spot
The Boston Celtics overcame a 16-point third-quarter deficit and roared to a 106-98 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night (Saturday, PHL time), further injecting themselves into the Eastern Conference playoff picture.Report: Phoenix Suns trade Isaiah Thomas to Boston Celtics
Point guard Isaiah Thomas has been traded from Phoenix to the Boston Celtics, according to a report.Project Sunshine and UnitedHealth Group Teamed Up During Celtics Game for Boston Pediatric Patients
At today?s Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat game, more than 100 volunteers from UnitedHealth Group and Boston Celtics Legend Leon Powe created and assembled 1,000 Project Sunshine Creative Arts & Craft Kits.Thomas' 28 points help Celtics rally from big deficit to beat Hornets
BOSTON (AP) Isaiah Thomas scored 28 points and the Boston Celtics recovered from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to defeat the Charlotte Hornets 106-98 on Friday night.Boston Celtics to beat Charlotte Hornets
BOSTON (AP) ? Isaiah Thomas scored 28 points and the Boston Celtics recovered from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to defeat the Charlotte Hornets 106-98 on Friday night. It was the third straight win for the Celtics, who were outscored 25-1 over stretch of nine-plus minutes that spanned the end of the second quarter and beginning of the third. Marvin Williams? layup at the 3:27 mark in the ...Celtics rally, beat Hawks 89-88 on Turner's buzzer-beater
Boston Celtics? Marcus Smart, front, dribbles around Atlanta Hawks? Kyle Korver, back, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Boston.
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The Celtics are part of two of the NBA's greatest historical rivalries, with the Los Angeles Lakers
and Philadelphia 76ers
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