Legacy - Celtics History

Legacy: Celtics History
QUITE simply, the Boston Celtics are "the Franchise," Celtics Green is "the color," and the winking leprechaun that serves as the team's logo symbolizes five decades of NBA tradition.

A charter member of the Basketball Association of America (which evolved into the NBA), Boston flies more title banners from the rafters of its home arena than any other franchise.

Greatest Game Ever Played
A 3OT win the the 1975-76 Celtics against the Phoenix Suns.
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Celtics Legends
Retired Numbers, Hall of Famers, and Award winners.
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Championship Wins
The Celtics have the most championship wins of any NBA team.
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Celtics Lore
Read some of the stories behind the legacy.
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Celtics History
Season Recaps

1940s 1980s
1950s 1990s
1960s 2000s

Championship Wins

More wins than any other NBA team!

Stats Central

Every Celtics statistic you could ever imagine!

Greatest Game Ever Played

The Game
Official Box Score
JoJo White Chats
Meet the Men in Green

Celtics Legends

Retired Numbers
Hall of Famers
Award Winners
Celtics All-Stars
Where Are They Now?
Celtics Related Books

Celtics Lore

What's in a Name?
Creation of a Logo
A Chronology of the Teams in the NBA