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Founded on June 6, 1946 , Boston Celtics is a National Basketball Association team based in Boston , Massachusetts . The Celtics is among the seven teams which play in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association. The team's home stadium is FleetCenter in Boston , earlier they played at Boston Garden . Boston Celtics players wear jerseys of color green and white. The team's Logo design is a Leprechaun leaning on a shillelagh twirling a basketball. The leprechaun symbolizes Boston 's strong Irish-American legacy. Boston Celtics have won the maximum championships in the history of NBA. From 1959 to 1966, the Celtics won eight championships in a row, led by player Bill Russell. The Celtics stand next to the New York Knicks to be the members of the original National Basketball Association and be in their original city. Boston Celtics was named after a professional team in the era of 1920s which led the pro basketball. The New York team was known as the "Original Celtics."

 
 

 

 
     
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