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Boston Celtics

Follow the Boston Celtics through the golden years of the late 1950s through the 1960s, along with their championships of the 1980s and more recently 2008. Great teams and great players like Bill Russell, Bob Cousy, John Havlicek, Larry Bird and Paul Pierce are part of our photography collection. Our photos of this storied basketball franchise are a real treat for Boston hoop fans of all ages.


2008 Championship

After a long drought, the Celtics captured their 17th NBA title.


Prior Championships

The Celtics have made winning championships part of their storied tradition.


Boston Garden

The old Boston Garden hosted 16 Celtics NBA Championships,


Larry Bird

Larry Bird. The anchor of the first Big Three. He will forever be a beloved Celtic legend


Red Auerbach

Red was and still is the most beloved coach in Celtics history. The cigar says it all.


Bill Russell

Bill Russell is the player with the most NBA championships, and a Celtic legend.

Featured Photos

Bobby Orr &
Gerry Cheevers
March, 1972


Rob Gronkowski
Tight End
New England