Award Winners

NBA Most Valuable Player
Player Season
Bob Cousy 1956-57
Bill Russell 1957-58
Bill Russell 1960-61
Bill Russell 1961-62
Bill Russell 1962-63
Bill Russell 1964-65
Dave Cowens 1972-73
Larry Bird 1983-84
Larry Bird 1984-85
Larry Bird 1985-86


NBA Finals Most Valuable Player - (Originated in 1969)
Player Year
John Havlicek 1974
JoJo White 1976
Cedric Maxwell 1981
Larry Bird 1984
Larry Bird 1986


NBA Executive of the Year (Originated in 1972-73)
Executive Year
Red Auerbach 1979-80


NBA Coach of the Year (Originated in 1962-63)
Coach Year
Red Auerbach 1964-65
Tom Heinsohn 1972-73
Bill Fitch 1979-80


NBA Sixth Man of the Year (Originated in 1982-83)
Player Year
Kevin McHale 1983-84
Kevin McHale 1984-85
Bill Walton 1985-86


NBA Rookie of the Year (Originated in 1952-53)
Player Year
Tom Heinsohn 1956-57
Dave Cowens (shared with Portland's Geoff Petrie) 1970-71
Larry Bird 1979-80


NBA All-Rookie Team (Originated in 1962-63)
Player Year
John Havlicek 1962-63
Jo Jo White 1969-70
Dave Cowens 1970-71
Larry Bird 1979-80
Kevin McHale 1980-81
Brian Shaw (2d) 1988-89
Dee Brown (1st) 1990-91
Rick Fox (2d) 1991-92
Dino Radja (2d) 1993-94
Eric Montross (2d) 1994-95
Antoine Walker (1st) 1996-97
Ron Mercer (1st) 1997-98
Paul Pierce (1st) 1998-99
J.R. Bremer (3rd) 2002-03
Al Jefferson (2nd) 2004-05


All-NBA Teams; By Player (Originated in 1946-47)
Player 1st 2nd 3rd Total
Bob Cousy 10 2 0 12
John Havlicek 4 7 0 11
Bill Russell 3 8 0 11
Larry Bird 9 1 0 10
Bill Sharman 4 3 0 7
Ed Macauley 3 1 0 4
Tom Heinsohn 0 4 0 4
Dave Cowens 0 3 0 3
Sam Jones 0 3 0 3
JoJo White 0 2 0 2
Robert Parish 0 1 1 2
Paul Pierce 0 0 2 2
Kevin McHale 1 0 0 1
Ed Sadowski 1 0 0 1
Nate Archibald 0 1 0 1


All-NBA Teams; By Season (Originated in 1946-47)
Season Player
1947-48 Ed Sadowski (1st)
1950-51 Ed Macauley (1st)
1951-52 Ed Macauley (1st); Bob Cousy (1st)
1952-53 Ed Macauley (1st); Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (2nd)
1953-54 Bob Cousy (1st); Ed Macauley (2nd)
1954-55 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (2nd)
1955-56 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (1st)
1956-57 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (1st)
1957-58 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (1st); Bill Russell (2nd)
1958-59 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (1st); Bill Russell (1st)
1959-60 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Sharman (1st); Bill Russell (2nd)
1960-61 Bob Cousy (1st); Bill Russell (2nd); Tom Heinsohn (2nd)
1961-62 Bob Cousy (2nd); Bill Russell (2nd); Tom Heinsohn (2nd)
1962-63 Bill Russell (1st); Bob Cousy (2nd); Tom Heinsohn (2nd)
1963-64 Bill Russell (2nd); Tom Heinsohn (2nd); John Havlicek (2nd)
1964-65 Bill Russell (1st); Sam Jones (2nd)
1965-66 Bill Russell (2nd): John Havlicek (2nd); Sam Jones (2nd)
1966-67 Bill Russell (2nd); Sam Jones (2nd)
1967-68 Bill Russell (2nd); John Havlicek (2nd)
1968-69 John Havlicek (2nd)
1969-70 John Havlicek (2nd)
1970-71 John Havlicek (1st)
1971-72 John Havlicek (1st)
1972-73 John Havlicek (1st); Dave Cowens (2nd)
1973-74 John Havlicek (1st)
1974-75 John Havlicek (2nd); Dave Cowens (2nd); JoJo White (2nd)
1975-76 John Havlicek (2nd); Dave Cowens (2nd)
1976-77 JoJo White (2nd)
1979-80 Larry Bird (1st)
1980-81 Larry Bird (1st); Nate Archibald (2nd)
1981-82 Larry Bird (1st); Robert Parish (2nd)
1982-83 Larry Bird (1st)
1983-84 Larry Bird (1st)
1984-85 Larry Bird (1st)
1985-86 Larry Bird (1st)
1986-87 Larry Bird (1st); Kevin McHale (1st)
1987-88 Larry Bird (1st)
1988-89 Robert Parish (3rd)
1989-90 Larry Bird (2nd)
2001-02 Paul Pierce (3rd)
2002-03 Paul Pierce (3rd)


NBA All-Defensive Team (Originated in 1968-69)
Player Year
Bill Russell (1st); John Havlicek (2nd); Tom Sanders (2nd) 1968-69
John Havlicek (2nd) 1969-70
John Havlicek (2nd) 1970-71
John Havlicek (1st); Don Chaney (2nd) 1971-72
John Havlicek (1st); Don Chaney (2nd); Paul Silas (2nd) 1972-73
John Havlicek (1st); Don Chaney (2nd) 1973-74
John Havlicek (1st); Paul Silas (1st); Don Chaney (2nd); Dave Cowens (2nd) 1974-75
Dave Cowens (1st); John Havlicek (1st); Paul Silas (1st) 1975-76
Dave Cowens (2nd) 1979-80
Larry Bird (2nd) 1981-82
Larry Bird (2nd); Kevin McHale (2nd) 1982-83
Larry Bird (2nd); Dennis Johnson (2nd); 1983-84
Dennis Johnson (2nd) 1984-85
Kevin McHale (1st); Dennis Johnson (2nd) 1985-86
Kevin McHale (1st); Dennis Johnson (1st) 1986-87
Kevin McHale (1st) 1987-88
Kevin McHale (2nd) 1988-89
Kevin McHale (2nd) 1989-90


Fox Sports Net N.E. Sixth Man (Originated in 1987-88)
Player Year
Dirk Minniefield 1987-88
Reggie Lewis 1988-89
Joe Kleine 1989-90
Kevin Gamble 1990-91
Ed Pinckney 1991-92
Xavier McDaniel 1992-93
Dino Radja 1993-94
Eric Montross 1994-95
David Wesley 1995-96
David Wesley 1996-97
Ron Mercer 1997-98
Paul Pierce 1998-99
Adrian Griffin 1999-00
Bryant Stith 2000-01
Erick Strickland 2001-02
Walter McCarty 2002-03
Ricky Davis 2004-05


Celtics on NBA's 25th Anniversary Team (Selected in 1971)
Name Role
Red Auerbach Coach
Bob Cousy, Bill Russell, Bill Sharman, Sam Jones Players


Celtics On NBA's 35th Anniversary Team(Selected in 1980)
Name Role
Red Auerbach Coach
Bob Cousy, John Havlicek, Bill Russell Players


Celtics Among NBA's 50 Greatest Players Team (Selected in 1996)
Players
Nate Archibald, John Havlicek, Robert Parish, Dave Bing, Sam Jones, Bill Russell, Larry Bird, Pete Maravich, Bill Sharman, Bob Cousy, Kevin McHale, Bill Walton, Dave Cowens


Celtics Among NBA's 10 Best Coaches Of All-Time (Selected in 1996)
Coaches
Red Auerbach, Bill Fitch, Don Nelson


NBA Player Of The Week (Originated in 1979-80)
Player Date
Larry Bird 03/03/80
Robert Parish 12/01/80
Nate Archibald 01/12/81
Larry Bird 12/28/81
Larry Bird 01/17/82
Robert Parish 03/22/82
Larry Bird 11/29/82
Larry Bird 12/13/82
Larry Bird 04/04/83
Larry Bird 02/20/84
Larry Bird 03/12/84
Larry Bird 03/18/85
Larry Bird 12/02/85
Larry Bird 01/20/86
Larry Bird 02/17/86
Larry Bird 03/17/86
Robert Parish 11/17/86
Larry Bird 01/05/87
Larry Bird 11/16/87
Robert Parish 12/19/88
Reggie Lewis 04/13/92
Paul Pierce 03/19/01
Paul Pierce 12/02/01
Paul Pierce 04/07/02
Paul Pierce 12/02/02
Antoine Walker 12/09/02
Antoine Walker 01/13/03
Paul Pierce 01/20/03
Paul Pierce 12/08/03
Paul Pierce 01/5/04
Paul Pierce 02/6/05
Paul Pierce 3/13/05


NBA Player Of The Month (Originated in 1979-80)
Player Month
Larry Bird 02/80
Larry Bird 01/82
Larry Bird 11/82
Larry Bird 12/84
Larry Bird 03/85
Larry Bird 02/86
Larry Bird 03/86
Paul Pierce 03/01
Paul Pierce & Antoine Walker 01/02


NBA Rookie Of The Month (Originated in 1981-82)
Player Date
Dino Radja 11/93
Paul Pierce 02/99
Adrian Griffin*
*Co-Rookie of the Month with Lamar Odom, LA Clippers
11/99


NBA Coach Of The Month (Originated in 1982-83)
Coach Date
K.C. Jones 01/84
K.C. Jones 03/86
Jimmy Rodgers 04/90
Chris Ford 04/92
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