The History of Boston Celtics
If we truly a fan of a certain basketball team, it is better to know as many things as possible about that very team. Of course, it includes the history of that team right from its early years.
Well, Celtic has been a good team all along. It was first founded by Boston Garden-Arena Corporation President named Walter A. Brown, precisely on June 6, 1946. Back then, it was formed to become a team in Basketball Association of America.
However, after the absorption of National Basketball League in 1949, it belongs to National Basketball Association as a member of a division of the certain conference.
Even up until now, Boston Celtics has been known as American basketball team based in Boston, Massachusetts that plays in Atlantic Division of Eastern Conference in National Basketball Association.
From 23 total teams, this team is one of the eight that have survived the league’s first decade. Since the founding, it has gathered 17 championships, 21 conference titles, and 21 division titles so far. This achievement has made Boston Celtics to be the most successful franchise exists.
To be exact, it is the most successful one from the four traditional, professional sports of North America.
This team has been handled by a head coach named Brad Stevens since 2013. With his leading, this team makes a return to the playoffs in 2015.
Where do the Celtics play? Boston Celtics usually plays its home games in an arena called TD Garden.