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TD Garden has been home of the Boston Celtics since 1995. TD Garden has had several name changes before becoming TD Garden in 2010. It was called Shawmut Center in 1995, FleetCenter from 1995 to 2005 and TD Banknorth Center between 2005 and 2009. The Boston Celtics share TD Garden with the National Hockey League Boston Bruins.
TD Garden is easily accessible by public transit and is recommended since parking is both expensive and scarce in the arena area. Transit service is provided by MBTA.
Before the arena now called TD Garden opened the Bruins and Celtics played in Boston Garden.
Boston Celtics Tickets
Great tickets (sometimes less than arena prices) for home and away games are available from a registered ticket broker.
Boston Celtics History
In 1953 the National Basketball Association consolidated to eight teams. The Boston Celtics were one of the eight teams.The Celtics have won 17 NBA titles, one more than the Lakers. The Celtics won eight straight NBA championships from 1959 to 1966. Their last championship was in 2008 when they defeated the Los Angeles Lakers.
2011 NBA Playoffs
The Boston Celtics qualified for the 2011 NBA Playoffs. They defeated the New York Knicks in the first round and were defeated by the Miami Heat in the Conference Semifinals.
2012 NBA Playoffs
The Celtics qualified for the playoffs as the #5 seed in the Eastern Conference. They defeated the #4 seed Atlanta Hawks in the conference quarterfinals and the #8 seed Philadelphia 76ers in the conference semifinals before losing to the #2 seed Miami Heat in the conference finals in seven games.
2013 NBA Playoffs
The Boston Celtics qualified for the playoffs as the #7 seed and were defeated by the #2 seed New York Knicks in the first round.