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"1982-83 Season" - 4 Total Result(s)
An Old Friend Downs the Celtics
The Celtics returned to the NBA Playoffs in 1983, facing a powerful Milwaukee Bucks team in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Coached by former Celtics standout Don Nelson, Milwaukee swept Boston in ...
Getting Praise From Pierce
While he always wanted to be known as an all-around player, the Legend from French Lick was an unstoppable scoring machine. Larry Bird scored an astounding 21,791 points for Boston, the third-most in ...
Let’s Get It Back!
Coming off a loss in the 1982 Eastern Conference Finals, the Celtics were determined to “get back” to their NBA World Championship-winning ways. The most important offseason move to meet that goal cam ...
The Dynasty Hits a Bump
Led by All-Star Larry Bird, the Celtics posted 56 wins and the league’s third-best record in the 1982-83 season. The highlight of his season came on March 30 when Bird scored a then franchise single-g ...