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Boston Celtics - Notable Historical Events

Bob CousyFeb 27, 1959

Red AuerbachJan 12, 1966

Bill RussellApr 18, 1966

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Boston Celtics - Historical Events
Date Event
1959-02-27

Boston Celtic Bob Cousy sets NBA record with 28 assists Boston Celtics score 173 points against Minneapolis Lakers

1959-04-09

13th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics sweep Minn Lakers in 4 games Boston Celtics wins 8th straight title

1962-04-18

16th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3

1963-04-24

17th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 2

1964-04-26

18th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat SF Warriors, 4 games to 1

1965-04-25

19th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 1

1966-01-12

Red Auerbach wins his 1,000th game as coach of NBA Boston Celtics

1966-04-18

Bill Russell became 1st black coach in NBA history (Boston Celtics)

1966-04-28

20th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3

1968-05-02

22nd NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 2

1969-05-05

23rd NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3

1969-08-12

Boston Celtics sold for an NBA record $6 million

1974-05-12

28th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat Milwaukee, 4 games to 3

1976-06-06

30th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat Phoenix Suns, 4 games to 2

1982-02-24

Basketball team Boston Celtics begin 18 NBA game win streak

1984-06-10

38th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3

1985-06-09

39th NBA Championship: LA Lakers beat Boston Celtics, 4 games to 2

1986-04-13

Boston Celtics end season with a 40-1 home win record

1986-06-08

40th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat Hous Rockets, 4 games to 2

1987-06-14

41st NBA Championship: LA Lakers beat Boston Celtics, 4 games to 2

1988-01-29

Largest NBA crowd-Boston Celtics at Detroit (61,938)

1988-10-21

Boston Celtics beat Yugoslavia 113-85 in Madrid

1988-10-23

Boston Celtics play Spain in Madrid

1990-01-09

Boston Celtics worst ever (6 pts in 2nd vs NJ Nets) & lose 87-78

1990-04-28

Boston Celtics score most points in a playoff, beat NY Knicks 157-128

1995-04-21

Boston Celtics final game at Boston Gardens, NY Knicks win 98-92

1995-11-03

1st NBA game at FleetCenter, Boston Celtics lose to Mil Bucks, 101-100

1997-05-06

Rick Pitino becomes coach of Boston Celtics

1998-01-18

Boston Celtics retire Robert Parrish's #00

2002-05-31

The New Jersey Nets defeat the Boston Celtics 96-88 in Game 6 of the NBA's Eastern Conference Championship, winning the series 4 games to 2 to advance to their first NBA Finals appearance.

2008-06-17

62nd NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat Los Angeles Lakers, 4 games to 2

2010-06-17

64th NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers beat Boston Celtics, 4 games to 3

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Boston Celtics - Notable Birthdays

Bill SharmanMay 25, 1926

Bob CousyAug 9, 1928

Bill RussellFeb 12, 1934

Dave CowensOct 25, 1948

Bill WaltonNov 5, 1952

Larry BirdDec 7, 1956

Boston Celtics - Birthdays
Date Event
1905-02-10

Walter Brown, Massachusetts US, original owner of the Boston Celtics and important figure in the development of ice hockey in the United States

1926-05-25

Bill Sharman, Abilene Texas, Hall of Fame basketball player (Boston Celtics)

1928-03-22

Ed Macauley, NBAer (Boston Celtics)

1928-08-09

Bob Cousy, Manhattan New York, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP)

1934-02-12

Bill Russell, Monroe La, NBAer (Boston Celtics, Oly-gold-56)

1940-04-08

John Havlicek, Martin's Ferry Ohio, NBA hall-of-famer (Boston Celtics)

1948-10-25

Dave Cowens, Newport Kentucky, NBA forward (Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks)

1950-11-30

Paul Westphal, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns)

1952-11-05

Bill Walton, La Mesa California, NBA center (Portland Trailblazers, Boston Celtics)

1953-08-30

Robert Parish, NBA center (Boston Celtics, Charlotte Hornets)

1956-12-07

Larry Bird, West Baden, Indiana, NBA star (Boston Celtics, 12-time NBA All Star)

1957-12-19

Kevin McHale, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1967-04-03

Pervis Ellison, NBA forward/center (Boston Celtics)

1967-04-13

Dana Barros, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)

1967-04-24

Dino Radja, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1968-11-29

Dee Brown, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)

1969-07-24

Rick Fox, NBA guard/forward (LA Lakers, Boston Celtics)

1970-01-07

Todd Day, NBA guard/forward (Boston Celtics)

1970-11-14

David Wesley, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets, Boston Celtics)

1971-06-14

Bruce Bowen, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)

1971-09-08

Greg Minor, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)

1972-07-17

Eric Williams, NBA forward (Denver Nuggets, Boston Celtics)

1973-01-18

Junior Burrough, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1973-02-01

Andrew DeClercq, NBA forward (Golden State Warriors, Boston Celtics)

1973-02-14

Tyus Edney, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings)

1973-08-19

Roy Rogers, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1974-02-01

Walter McCarty, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1974-09-13

Travis Knight, NBA center (Boston Celtics)

1975-04-03

Thomas Hamilton, NBA center (Boston Celtics)

1975-06-02

Dontae' Jones, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1975-09-08

John Thomas, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1976-05-18

Ron Mercer, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)

1976-08-12

Antoine Walker, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)

1976-09-25

Chauncey Billups, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)

Boston Celtics - Weddings
Date Event
2010-07-17

Boston Celtics star player Paul Pierce (32) weds interior-designer Julie Landrum (27) at Pelican Hill Resort in Newport Coast, California

Boston Celtics - Deaths
Date Event
1992-11-10

Chuck Connors, US NBA/baseballer/actor (Boston Celtics), dies at 71

1993-07-27

Reggie Lewis, NBA star (Boston Celtics), dies of heart failure at 27

2017-02-15

Ex-Boston Celtics Player, Fab Melo Dies In His Sleep, Aged 26


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