Last updated: 6/30/2015

Overtime Records
Opponent Home Away Neutral Total 2OT 3OT
Atlanta 5-0 5-3 1-1 11-4 2-1 (hha) 0-0
Brooklyn 2-2 3-1 0-0 5-3 1-0 (h) 0-0
Charlotte 3-1 0-4 0-0 3-5 1-1 (ha) 0-0
Chicago 4-2 2-2 0-0 6-4 2-0 (ha) 0-0
Cleveland 2-1 1-2 0-0 3-3 0-1 (h) 0-0
Dallas 1-0 1-0 0-0 2-0 1-0 (h) 0-0
Denver 3-0 0-0 0-0 3-0 0-0 1-0(h)
Detroit 6-3 4-4 1-1 11-8 2-0 (ha) 0-0
Golden State 6-2 4-2 4-0 14-4 2-1 (han) 0-0
Houston 2-2 1-1 0-0 3-3 0-0 0-0
Indiana 0-1 4-4 0-0 4-5 0-0 0-0
L.A. Clippers 0-0 3-1 0-0 3-1 1-1 (aa) 0-0
L.A. Lakers 5-1 1-5 1-1 7-7 0-1 (a) 0-0
Memphis 0-0 2-0 0-0 2-0 0-0 1-0 (a)
Miami 4-0 1-0 0-0 5-0 2-0 (hh) 0-0
Milwaukee 1-2 6-1 0-0 7-3 1-0 (a) 0-0
Minnesota 1-1 1-0 0-0 2-1 2-0 (ha) 0-0
New Orleans 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0
New York 12-5 4-8 1-2 17-15 3-4 (hhhhaaa) 0-0
Oklahoma City 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-3 0-1 (h) 0-0
Orlando 5-1 2-1 0-0 7-2 2-0 (hh) 0-0
Philadelphia 3-3 5-11 2-1 10-15 0-3 (aaa) 0-1 (a)
Phoenix 1-1 2-0 0-0 3-1 0-0 0-0
Portland 2-2 3-0 0-0 5-2 1-0 (h) 0-0
Sacramento 2-2 9-0 1-0 12-2 0-1 (h) 0-0
San Antonio 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
Toronto 2-0 2-0 0-0 4-0 0-0 1-0 (h)
Utah 1-0 2-2 0-0 3-2 0-0 0-0
Washington 1-3 6-10 0-0 7-13 2-2 (haa) 0-0
Defunct 5-2 3-7 2-0 10-9 0-1 (a) 1-0 (a)
TOTALS 75-36 74-69 13-7 162-112 23-15 4-1

Key: (h) Home game, (a) Away game, (n) Neutral game

Overtime Streaks
Record Streak Dates
Most In A Season 9 1950-51 & 1953-54
Least In A Season 0 1978-79
Most Wins 7 1958-59
Least Wins 0 5 Times
Most Losses 5 1983-84 & 1995-96
Least Losses 0 10 Times
Most Wins, No Losses 6 1952-53
Most Losses, No Wins 4 1946-47 & 1947-48
Most Consecutive Wins 8 3 Times
Most Consecutive Losses 9 11/14/46-11/16/48
Most Consecutive OT Games 3 03/24/94-03/29/94

Notes

Overtime

  • Every overtime game played at home in one season:
    • Five seasons: 2011-12, 2002-03, 1997-98, 1984-85, 1965-66
  • Every overtime game played on the road in one season:
    • Ten seasons: 2007-08, 1999-00, 1989-90, 1982-83, 1981-82, 1974-75, 1969-70, 1967-68, 1962-63, 1957-58
  • Last opponent with two or more overtime games in the same season:
    • Atlanta Hawks, 2012-13 season: 03/08/13 vs. Atlanta (Win: 107-102); 01/25/13 at Atlanta (Loss: 111-123)
  • Last consecutive overtime games:
    • 01/27/13 vs. Miami (Win: 100-98 - 2OT); 01/25 at Atlanta (Loss: 123-111 - 2OT)
  • Last three consecutive overtime games:
    • 03/29/94 at Milwaukee (Win: 119-107); 03/27/94 vs. Philadelphia (Win: 124-122); 03/24/94 at Washington (Win:123-117)
  • Season opener overtime game (home):
    • 11/04/88 vs. New York (Win: 122-115)
  • Season opener overtime game (road):
    • 10/25/85 at New Jersey (Loss: 113-109)
    • 10/21/76 at New York (Loss 129-122)
    • 10/25/58 at New York (Loss: 127-125)
  • First two games of season are overtimes:
    • 10/23/76 at Milwaukee (Win: 111-107); 10/21/76 at New York (Loss 129-122)
  • No overtime:
    • The only opponent to never have played an overtime against the Celtics is the San Antonio Spurs

Double-Overtime

  • Last double-overtime game:
    • 12/08/14 at Washington (Loss: 133-132)
  • Last consecutive double-overtime games:
    • 01/27/13 vs. Miami (Win: 100-98); 01/25 at Atlanta (Loss: 123-111)
  • Last opponent with two double-overtime games in the same season:
    • New York Knicks, 1953-54 season: 01/17/54 vs. New York (Loss: 87-84); 12/10/53 at New York (Win: 113-108)
  • Double-overtime games in the same month:
    • 01/27/13 vs. Miami (Win: 100-98); 01/25 at Atlanta (Loss: 123-111)
    • 03/28/07 vs. Orlando (Win: 105-96); 03/04/07 vs. Minnesota (Win: 124-117)
    • 04/22/94 at Chicago (Win 104-94); 04/15/94 vs. Orlando (Win: 113-110)
    • 11/18/87 vs. New York (Win: 111-109); 11/07/87 at Washington (Win: 140-139)
    • 03/25/84 at Philadelphia (Loss: 119-114); 03/09/84 at Milwaukee (Win: 129-128)
    • 03/13/51 vs. Rochester (Loss: 111-107); 03/11/51 at Minneapolis (Loss: 98-96)
  • Most double-overtime games in one season:
    • Four, 1950-51 season:
      • 03/13/51 vs. Rochester (Loss: 111-107)
      • 03/11/51 at Minneapolis (Win: 98-96)
      • 02/01/51 at Philadelphia (Loss: 82-80)
      • 11/26/50 vs. New York (Win: 93-90)

Triple-Overtime

  • Triple-overtime games:
    • 02/10/13 vs. Denver (Win: 118-114)
    • 01/13/06 at Philadelphia (Loss: 125-124)
    • 02/17/99 at Vancouver (Win: 131-129)
    • 12/11/96 vs. Toronto (Win: 115-113)
    • 02/22/54 vs. Baltimore (at Worcester, Mass.)(Win: 111-110)