John Havlicek

John Havlicek
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WEEI
April 26, 2019 - 5:56 pm
Celtics legend John Havlicek passed away at 79 on Thursday and Glenn Ordway recounted a memory of the star on Friday. Ordway remembers Havlicek as “an unbelievable human being” and “one of the nicest men that I’ve ever met in my life.” He then talked about Havlicek’s performance with the Celtics in...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
April 25, 2019 - 9:29 pm
The Celtics announced Thursday night that Hall of Famer John Havlicek has passed away at the age of 79. It is with great sadness we have learned that Celtics Legend and Hall of Famer John Havlicek has passed away peacefully today at the age of 79. He will be dearly missed by his Celtics family. A...
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Mike Petraglia
February 15, 2017 - 4:35 pm
On a night when Isaiah Thomas tied John Havlicek for the most consecutive games of at least 20 points in Celtics history, Sixers coach Brett Brown gave the Celtics point guard praise worthy of his history-making night. "They really can score," Brown began when asked about the Celtics offense. "...
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Scott McLaughlin
February 04, 2015 - 11:55 am
Where does Malcolm Butler'€™s interception at the end of Super Bowl XLIX rank among the greatest plays in Boston sports history? It seemed like a question worth asking and a top 10 list worth making. Here we go: 10. Flutie'€™s hail mary - Nov. 23, 1984 The game itself didn'€™t really mean a...
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November 12, 2014 - 4:25 am
Kobe Bryant etched his name into the NBA record book Tuesday night, but probably not for the reason he wanted. With 6:22 left in the fourth quarter against the Grizzlies , Bryant missed his 14th shot of the game and 13,418 of his career, breaking Celtics legend John Havlicek's NBA record for missed...
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March 07, 2014 - 9:41 pm
Boston'€™s favorite '€œSpider'€ turns 84 Saturday. Rudolph "Spider" Edwards helped the Boston Garden run for 33 years during his time working with the building'€™s manual labor team, the acclaimed "Bull Gang." Though he won'€™t be celebrating his birthday at the Garden, he will be...
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August 01, 2012 - 10:12 am
It didn't take long after being traded on July 31, 2007 for Kevin Garnett to carve his name into Celtics lore. He poured the foundation for his legacy when he helped deliver the franchise's 17th NBA championship, but has he cemented it enough to ensure his number will join the 20 others retired to...
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February 08, 2012 - 8:11 am
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February 07, 2012 - 7:45 pm
BOSTON -- On the night Celtics captain Paul Pierce surpassed Larry Bird for No. 2 on the team's all-time scoring list behind John Havlicek , one of Hondo's former teammates happened to be on the opposing bench. While Pierce and Havlicek now rank 1-2 among C's career points leaders, Bobcats head...
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February 06, 2012 - 4:06 am
On the verge of surpassing Larry Bird for second on the Celtics career scoring list, Paul Pierce only further cements his status as one of the storied franchise'€™s all-time greats -- his No. 34 already reserved in the rafters. How far Pierce climbs that ladder remains to be seen. Even when he...
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