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An Irish Jersey for an Irish Name
Though he didn’t suit up for the game before St. Patrick’s Day 2011 due to injury, this Shaquille O’Neal jersey still looks great. When asked about his Celtics-sounding name Shaq said, “I’m not Irish ...
Battle of the Big Threes
The Celtics may have started the superteam trend in the 2007-08 season when they added Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett to Paul Pierce and won an NBA World Championship title. By the 2011 NBA Playoffs, the ...
Bill Russell, the Man
Bill Russell received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama in 2011, in part because of Russell’s unparalleled success on the court, but also his willingness to take a stand of ...
Pierce Slams the Bucks
The Celtics never trailed again after Paul Pierce slammed the ball home with 6:22 left in the third quarter against the Milwaukee Bucks on March 6, 2011. The 89-83 road victory marked Boston’s fifth w ...
Read and React
Delonte West, Paul Pierce and a group of Winthrop Elementary School children laughed during the Celtics players’ visit as part of the NBA’s Read to Achieve program. Along with student helpers, the pai ...
Russell’s Medal of Freedom
President Barack Obama, a noted basketball fan, welcomed Celtics legend Bill Russell to the White House to accept the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. While Presiden ...