Top 5 Boston Celtics players: Who are the best players in Celtic’s history

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Have a look at the Top 5 Boston Celtics players ever.

Boston Celtics are one of the most successful teams in the history of NBA. They hold the record of winning 17 Championships along with LA Lakers. Let’s have a look at the Top 5 players to play for Boston Celtics

5. Kevin McHale

His moves were unrivaled during his prime. Throughout his career McHale averaged 1.7 block per game. With the Boston Celtics McHale had an average of 17.9 points per game and 7.3 rebounds per game. McHale won three championships with Boston Celtics.

4. Paul Pierce

Paul Pierce can be seen as the Larry Bird of today’s era by the Boston Celtics fans. Pierce was one of the smoothest attacking players of his time. He wasn’t the most athletic guy that you can see but was an absolute beast on the court. Pierce averaged 19.7 points per game and 3.5 assists per game.

3. John Havlicek

Havlicek was not a regular starter but he did his fair share of damage coming off from the bench. He ranks 16th in the NBA all time scoring list. Havlicek averaged  20.8 points per game . He is also one of the most successful players on the team winning eight NBA Championships. Which included a four in a row feat.

2. Larry Bird

For many fans prime Larry Bird was the best player in the history of the sport. And indeed he was a real monster on the court. He was so mentally focused that he would do anything to win. Bird was also one of the best trash talkers in the game. Bird averaged 24.3 points per game, 10 rebounds per game and 6.3 assists per game. He won three NBA Championships with the Celtics.

1 Bill Russell

Russell is undoubtedly the best player to put on a Celtics shirt. Being one of the best defenders ever Russell averaged 22.5 rebounds per game. Russell won the NBA Championships eleven times, yes you heard it right ELEVEN times. Which also includes a eight in a row feat.

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