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.
Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge Open to Paul Pierce Returning to Team
Paul Pierce 's time in Brooklyn may be more of a vacation from the Boston Celtics than it is permanent leave. Not even a year after trading Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Brooklyn Nets and jump-starting a long-overdue rebuilding project, Celtics general manager Danny Ainge hasn't ruled out the possibility of The Truth's return, per WEEI's Ben Rohrbach : I know what you're thinking: The Ainge ...Boston Celtics, Jazz tied in NBA draft lottery
BOSTON - Fans can finally stop trying to figure out if they want the Celtics to win to improve their record or to lose to improve their lottery chances. Their season is finally over.Wizards defeat Celtics 118-102
Bradley Beal scored 12 of his game-high 27 points in the fourth quarter and the Washington Wizards cruised to a 118-102 win over the Boston Celtics.The Celtics' neccessary business of losing
The Boston Celtics lost a lot of games this season. That was the tough part of the rebuilding effort. The better part starts now. The Boston Celtics were 12-14 once. Through roughly one third of the season, they had put together the kind of respectable record that puts teams in playoff contention in the Eastern Conference. In other words, the Celtics lost 43 of their next 56 games. This was the ...Philadelphia 76ers outlast Boston Celtics 113-108
Michael Carter-Williams tallied 21 points, a career-high 14 rebounds and six assists to help the Philadelphia 76ers outlast the Boston Celtics, 113-108, on Monday.Boston Celtics? Draft Lottery Odds Stand At Better Than 1-In-10 Shot At No. 1 Pick
They say you have a better chance of getting struck by lightning ? twice ?...Celtics GM Danny Ainge Says Team Could Trade for All-Star During Offseason
If a fast-forward option is available in the Boston Celtics ' rebuilding plan, general manager Danny Ainge won't hesitate to pull the trigger. The Celtics (25-57) need to upgrade their talent in a bad way. They're ready to shake every offseason tree in sight as part of that pursuit. Ainge painted a broad stroke of the franchise's summer plans during an appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub's Toucher ...Washington Wizards grab No. 5 seed in NBA playoffs with 118-102 win over Boston Celtics (plus other NBA scores ...
Capsule summaries of how NBA teams fared Wednesday.Brandon Bass Wins Red Auerbach Award
It's been a tough season for the 25-win Boston Celtics, but Brandon Bass received a very nice honor ahead of the team's regular season finale on Wednesday night.Biggest Priorities for Boston Celtics to Achieve During 2014 Offseason
A tricky thing to remember about the Boston Celtics ' 2014 offseason is that it isn't really about the 2014 offseason. Of course, Boston just spent an entire NBA season losing games with an inferior roster, with the main goal of landing a top draft pick in June. That fact makes it difficult to realize that major priorities may not be met for some time. Gerald Wallace's albatross of a contract ...
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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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