The Boston Celtics are a National Basketball Association team that was established in 1946. They are one of the most successful teams in the history of basketball, with 17 championship titles.
The Celtics have won the NBA Championship four times in their history: in the 1950s with Bill Russell, in the early 1960s with Russell, Tom Heinsohn, and K.C. Jones, in the early 1970s with ‘Showtime’ again with Russell and Jones, and in the early 1980s with Larry Bird and Kevin McHale.
The Celtics have appeared in the NBA Finals 19 times, winning 14. They were an Eastern Division franchise for their first six seasons when they moved to the West Division.
In addition to their NBA titles, the Celtics have won three other championships in the ABA. They were the last professional team to win a playoff game when a player scored 40 points, they also have two NCAA titles and two NCAA Final Four appearances.
In 2017, the Celtics were ranked as the eighth-best team in the NBA. The Celtics don’t have a long history of success in the NBA. They have won a title in each of the first six seasons of the NBA.
Their first title came in when Bill Russell led the team to a victory over the Lakers. In the next two seasons, the team was defeated by the Lakers and the New York Knicks (the two teams that the Lakers were defeated by).
In, the Celtics had their most successful season. They won the NBA Championship. The Celtics won their second title in the early 1970s. In, they played the Los Angeles Lakers in the Western Conference Finals, in which the Lakers won the series 3 games to 1.
The Celtics were defeated by the Lakers again in the following year’s Western Conference Finals. The Celtics have played in the postseason 17 times and have 20 appearances in the NBA Finals.
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They have won the NBA Championship four times. Russell has been named the NBA Finals MVP twice and is one of five players to be named MVP in all three of the major professional sports leagues. The Celtics have the second-longest period of dominance in NBA history.
The Celtics won their first title in the year, Russell had his first championship. Russell won his first of two NBA scoring titles the same year and his first of seven consecutive MVP awards. The Celtics won their next title in the year, which was the last time they would win a title.
The Celtics won their third title, defeating the Milwaukee Bucks in the finals. The Celtics have four NBA championships, the most in the league since the Miami Heat.
During their reign, the Celtics played in the Eastern Conference Finals 23 times, and the Western Conference Finals 12 times. Celtics have had an average of four players who made the NBA All-Star Game during the era.
In the Celtics played in their most successful season. The Celtics won their fourth title. The Celtics played in the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time. Russell won his sixth consecutive MVP award.