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"1990-91 Season" - 6 Total Result(s)
A Tribute to Dennis Johnson
Celtics players wore commemorative shirts during Hall-of-Fame guard Dennis Johnson’s number retirement ceremony. At 6-foot-4, “DJ” used strength and smarts to become a great passer and staunch defende ...
Gavitt and Ford Start Celtics Anew
Some changes in the Celtics front office unfolded ahead of the 1990-91 season. Big East Conference commissioner and future Hall-of-Famer Dave Gavitt became team CEO and former Celtics player Chris For ...
Larry Bird Soars to 20,000
With 8:19 left in the third period in a game on November 30, 1990, Larry Bird hit a foul-line jumper to become the 15th player with 20,000 points in NBA history. Bird joked, “It really isn’t that big ...
Larry Legend One More Time
The Celtics yearbook staff must have been feeling wistful as the 1990-91 edition featured a section on Larry Bird’s 50 best moments. They couldn’t have imagined that one more moment would arrive in th ...
Larry Shows Off His Legend
When Larry Bird’s failing back forced a night in the hospital before Game 5 of the 1991 Eastern Conference First Round, the Celtics looked doomed to another first-round exit. The fact that Bird starte ...
The Big Three’s Last All-Star Game
Celtics Head Coach Chris Ford led the East team in the 1991 NBA All-Star Game. He signed this hat along with Assistant Coaches Jon Jennings and Don Casey. The game marked the fifth and final time that ...