Founded in 1946 in Boston.
The Celtics advanced to the NBA Finals and defeated the St. Louis Hawks in seven games, giving the Celtics the first of their record 17 NBA Championships.
In 1958, the Celtics again advanced to the NBA Finals, this time losing to the Hawks in 6 games
From 1957 to 1969, the Celtics dominated the league winning eleven championships in thirteen years, and eight in a row (1959–1966), the longest consecutive streak of any North American professional sports team.
In 1959, with Cousy at point guard, Russell at center and Heinsohn at forward, the Celtics won the NBA Championship after sweeping the Minneapolis Lakers.[
Rondo gets drafted by the Suns but gets traded in the draft.
The signings of Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen
Rondo becomes a elite point gaurd and starts taking control of the aging celtics.
The celtics draft , Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo and Kris Joseph with their 21st, 22nd and 51st picks respectively.
Ray Allen takes less money and heads to Miami.
Rondo, Garnett, and Pierce become new big three.
The Celtics sign the the vetren player Jason Terry.
Gets over 25,000 points in win over lakers.
On February 2nd, it was annouced that Jared Sullinger would miss the rest of the season due to having back surgery to cure back spasms.
On January 27, 2013, it was revealed that Rajon Rondo had tore the ACL on his right knee and would miss the rest of the season along with part of next season.