Boston Celtics Seasons
 Regular Season Playoffs 
SeasonCoachWLPctResultLeading Scorer*WLPctResult
1946-47John Russell2238.3675th Eastern DivConnie Simmons (10.3)00.000Did Not Qualify
1947-48John Russell2028.4173rd Eastern DivEd Sadowski (19.4)12.333Lost in 1st Round 2-1 to the Chicago Stags
1948-49Alvin Julian2535.4175th Eastern DivEddie Ehlers (8.7)00.000Did Not Qualify
1949-50Alvin Julian2246.3246th Eastern DivBob Kinney (11.1)00.000Did Not Qualify
1950-51Red Auerbach3930.5652nd Eastern DivEd Macauley (20.4)02.000Lost in 1st Round 2-0 to the New York Knicks
1951-52Red Auerbach3927.5912nd Eastern DivBob Cousy (21.7)12.333Lost in 1st Round 2-1 to the New York Knicks
1952-53Red Auerbach4625.6483rd Eastern DivEd Macauley (20.3)33.500Lost in 2nd Round 3-1 to the New York Knicks
1953-54Red Auerbach4230.5832nd Eastern DivBob Cousy (19.2)24.333Lost in 2nd Round 2-0 to the Syracuse Nationals
1954-55Red Auerbach3636.5003rd Eastern DivBob Cousy (21.1)34.429Lost in 2nd Round 3-1 to the Syracuse Nationals
1955-56Red Auerbach3933.5422nd Eastern DivBill Sharman (19.9)12.333Lost in 1st Round 2-1 to the Syracuse Nationals
1956-57Red Auerbach4428.6111st Eastern DivBill Sharman (21.1)73.700Won 1st NBA Title 4-3 vs the St. Louis Hawks
1957-58Red Auerbach4923.6811st Eastern DivBill Sharman (22.3)65.545Lost in NBA Finals 4-2 to the St. Louis Hawks
1958-59Red Auerbach5220.7221st Eastern DivBill Sharman (20.4)83.727Won 2nd NBA Title 4-0 vs the Minneapolis Lakers
1959-60Red Auerbach5916.7871st Eastern DivTom Heinsohn (21.7)85.615Won 3rd NBA Title 4-3 vs the St. Louis Hawks
1960-61Red Auerbach5722.7221st Eastern DivTom Heinsohn (21.3)82.800Won 4th NBA Title 4-1 vs the St. Louis Hawks
1961-62Red Auerbach6020.7501st Eastern DivTom Heinsohn (22.1)86.571Won 5th NBA Title 4-3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1962-63Red Auerbach5822.7251st Eastern DivSam Jones (19.7)85.615Won 6th NBA Title 4-2 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1963-64Red Auerbach5921.7381st Eastern DivJohn Havlicek (19.9)82.800Won 7th NBA Title 4-1 vs the San Francisco Warriors
1964-65Red Auerbach6218.7751st Eastern DivSam Jones (25.9)84.667Won 8th NBA Title 4-1 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1965-66Red Auerbach5426.6752nd Eastern DivSam Jones (23.5)116.647Won 9th NBA Title 4-3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1966-67Bill Russell6021.7412nd Eastern DivSam Jones (22.1)45.444Lost in 2nd Round 4-1 to the Philadelphia 76ers
1967-68Bill Russell5428.6592nd Eastern DivSam Jones (21.3)127.632Won 10th NBA Title 4-2 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1968-69Bill Russell4834.5854th Eastern DivJohn Havlicek (21.6)126.667Won 11th NBA Title 4-3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1969-70Tom Heinsohn3448.4156th Eastern DivJohn Havlicek (24.2)00.000Did Not Qualify
1970-71Tom Heinsohn4438.5373rd Atlantic DivJohn Havlicek (28.9)00.000Did Not Qualify
1971-72Tom Heinsohn5626.6831st Atlantic DivJohn Havlicek (27.5)56.455Lost in 2nd Round 4-1 to the New York Knicks
1972-73Tom Heinsohn6814.8291st Atlantic DivJohn Havlicek (23.8)76.538Lost in 2nd Round 4-3 to the New York Knicks
1973-74Tom Heinsohn5626.6831st Atlantic DivJohn Havlicek (22.6)126.667Won 12th NBA Title 4-3 vs the Milwaukee Bucks
1974-75Tom Heinsohn6022.7321st Atlantic DivDave Cowens (20.4)65.545Lost in 3rd Round 4-2 to the Washington Bullets
1975-76Tom Heinsohn5428.6591st Atlantic DivDave Cowens (19.0)126.667Won 13th NBA Title 4-2 vs the Phoenix Suns
1976-77Tom Heinsohn4438.5372nd Atlantic DivJoJo White (19.6)54.556Lost in 2nd Round 4-3 to the Philadelphia 76ers
1977-78 Heinsohn / Sanders3250.3903rd Atlantic DivDave Cowens (18.6)00.000Did Not Qualify
1978-79 Sanders / Cowens2953.3545th Atlantic DivCedric Maxwell (19.0)00.000Did Not Qualify
1979-80Bill Fitch6121.7441st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (21.3)54.556Lost in 3rd Round 4-1 to the Philadelphia 76ers
1980-81Bill Fitch6220.7561st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (21.2)125.706Won 14th NBA Title 4-2 vs the Houston Rockets
1981-82Bill Fitch6319.7681st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (22.9)75.583Lost in 3rd Round 4-3 to the Philadelphia 76ers
1982-83Bill Fitch5626.6832nd Atlantic DivLarry Bird (23.6)25.286Lost in 2nd Round 4-0 to the Milwaukee Bucks
1983-84KC Jones6220.7561st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (24.2)158.652Won 15th NBA Title 4-3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
1984-85KC Jones6319.7681st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (28.7)138.619Lost in NBA Finals 4-2 to the Los Angeles Lakers
1985-86KC Jones6715.8171st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (25.8)153.833Won 16th NBA Title 4-2 vs the Houston Rockets
1986-87KC Jones5923.7201st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (28.1)1310.565Lost in NBA Finals 4-2 to the Los Angeles Lakers
1987-88KC Jones5725.6951st Atlantic DivLarry Bird (29.9)98.529Lost in 3rd Round 4-2 to the Detroit Pistons
1988-89Jimmy Rodgers4240.5123rd Atlantic DivKevin McHale (22.5)03.000Lost in 1st Round 3-0 to the Detroit Pistons
1989-90Jimmy Rodgers5230.6342nd Atlantic DivLarry Bird (24.3)23.400Lost in 1st Round 3-2 to the New York Knicks
1990-91Chris Ford5626.6831st Atlantic DivReggie Lewis (18.7)56.455Lost in 2nd Round 4-2 to the Detroit Pistons
1991-92Chris Ford5131.6221st Atlantic DivReggie Lewis (20.8)64.600Lost in 2nd Round 4-3 to the Cleveland Cavaliers
1992-93Chris Ford4834.5852nd Atlantic DivReggie Lewis (20.8)13.250Lost in 1st Round 3-1 to the Charlotte Hornets
1993-94Chris Ford3250.3905th Atlantic DivDee Brown (15.5)00.000Did Not Qualify
1994-95Chris Ford3547.4273rd Atlantic DivDominique Wilkins (17.8)13.250Lost in 1st Round 3-1 to the Orlando Magic
1995-96ML Carr3349.4025th Atlantic DivRick Fox (14.0)00.000Did Not Qualify
1996-97ML Carr1567.1837th Atlantic DivAntoine Walker (17.5)00.000Did Not Qualify
1997-98Rick Pitino3646.4396th Atlantic DivAntoine Walker (22.4)00.000Did Not Qualify
1998-99Rick Pitino1931.3805th Atlantic DivAntoine Walker (18.7)00.000Did Not Qualify
1999-00Rick Pitino3547.4275th Atlantic DivAntoine Walker (20.5)00.000Did Not Qualify
2000-01 Pitino / O'Brien3646.4395th Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (25.3)00.000Did Not Qualify
2001-02Jim O'Brien4933.5982nd Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (26.1)97.563Lost in 3rd Round 4-2 to the New Jersey Nets
2002-03Jim O'Brien4438.5373rd Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (25.9)46.400Lost in 2nd Round 4-0 to the New Jersey Nets
2003-04 O'Brien / Carroll3646.4394th Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (23.0)04.000Lost in 1st Round 4-0 to the Indiana Pacers
2004-05Doc Rivers4537.5491st Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (21.6)34.429Lost in 1st Round 4-3 to the Indiana Pacers
2005-06Doc Rivers3349.4023rd Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (26.8)00.000Did Not Qualify
2006-07Doc Rivers2458.2935th Atlantic DivAl Jefferson (16.0)00.000Did Not Qualify
2007-08Doc Rivers6616.8051st Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (19.6)1610.615Won 17th NBA Title 4-2 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
2008-09Doc Rivers6220.7561st Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (20.5)77.500Lost in 2nd Round 4-3 to the Orlando Magic
2009-10Doc Rivers5032.6101st Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (18.3)159.625Lost in NBA Finals 4-3 to the Los Angeles Lakers
2010-11Doc Rivers5626.6831st Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (18.9)54.556Lost in 2nd Round 4-1 to the Miami Heat
2011-12Doc Rivers3927.5911st Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (19.4)119.550Lost in 3rd Round 4-3 to the Miami Heat
2012-13Doc Rivers4140.5063rd Atlantic DivPaul Pierce (18.6)24.333Lost in 1st Round 4-2 to the New York Knicks
2013-14Brad Stevens2557.3054th Atlantic DivJeff Green (16.9)00.000Did Not Qualify
* - To qualify, a player must have played in 75% of the Celtic's games.