The Boston Celtics face the Philadelphia 76ers four times in the 2023-24 NBA regular season. Their first two visits to the Center on November 8 and November 15 resulted in a split series. The Sixers took the first win, while the Celtics won their second matchup.
The 76ers visited Boston on December 1, resulting in a loss. The shorthanded Sixers rallied but came up short with a final score of 125-119. The Sixers visit Beantown again on February 27.
These two teams have met a total of 582 times, in 466 regular season contests and 116 playoff games. One of the NBA’s most storied rivalries, many 76ers memorable moments have come against the Celtics, such as when Hal Greer scored a career ‘high 50 points on February 21, 1964, or when Julius Erving recorded his personal best, 45, on November 1, 1980. Moses Malone grabbed his rebounding record against the Celtics, too, when he pulled down 27 on March 25, 1984.