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NBA Finals Back at the Garden
After five years, the Celtics were back in the NBA Finals in 1981, this time against the Houston Rockets. In this iconic image, Larry Bird prepared to inbound the ball while Chris Ford (No. 42), Nate “Tiny” Archibald (No. 7), Robert Parish (No. 00) and Cedric Maxwell (No. 31) fought for position. Having all five […]
Red and Max Lead the Way
Red Auerbach and Cedric Maxwell celebrated the team’s 15th NBA World Championship with a 111-102 victory at Boston Garden. The star forward led all Celtics players with 24 points in the decisive Game 7 win against the Los Angeles Lakers. Maxwell taunted Lakers forward James Worthy, who had been tasked with guarding him, by saying […]
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-game record of 53 points against his home state Indiana Pacers. Even with their win total, the Celtics came in second […]
The MVP Kisses the Crown
Cedric Maxwell, the 1981 NBA Finals MVP, showed his appreciation during a moment with the Larry O’Brien Trophy. In the NBA Finals against the Houston Rockets, Maxwell led the Celtics with 17.7 points per game, finished second in rebounds with 9.5 per game and was third in assists with 2.8 per game. This role player […]