Lucky the Leprechaun has been the Boston Celtics mascot for more than 50 years! Lucky is not your typical leprechaun - he loves to entertain Celtics fans at the Garden with acrobatic dunks and daring stunts. Lucky believes his passion for cheering on his favorite team is what keeps him young. You can find Lucky at the Garden during each Celtics home game, but in the meantime, here are some fun facts about everyone's favorite Leprechaun!

Lucky

YesFavorite Basketball Players:

Any that wear green and white!

YesFavorite Number:

No. 18, for the number of the next World Championship the Celtics are going to win!

YesFavorite Dunks:

The front somersault, the 360 between the legs, the Statue of Liberty, and many more!

YesFavorite Foods:

Lucky Charms and pizza with green peppers.

YesBest Friends:

The Celtics Dancers, The Celtics Green Team, fellow NBA mascots, and Celtics fans everywhere.

YesFavorite Book:

"Green Eggs & Ham."

YesFavorite Holiday:

St. Patrick's Day.

YesFavorite Color:

Celtics Green, of course!

YesHero:

Red Auerbach. (Read more about Red in Celtics History!)