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2010–11 Boston Celtics season

2010–11 Boston Celtics season
Head coach Doc Rivers
General manager Danny Ainge
Owner(s) Wycliffe Grousbeck
Stephen Pagliuca
H. Irving Grousbeck
Arena TD Garden
Results
Record 56–26 (.683)
Place Division: 1st (Atlantic)
Conference: 3rd (Eastern)
Playoff finish Lost in Conference Semifinals to Miami (1–4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television CSN New England
Radio WEEI
< 2009–10 2011–12 >

The 2010–11 Boston Celtics season was the 65th season of the Boston Celtics in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Key dates

  • June 24 – The 2010 NBA Draft was held in New York City.
  • July 1 – The free agency period started.
  • October 26 – The regular season started with an 88–80 win over the media-hyped Miami Heat.[1]

Summary

NBA Draft 2010

Main article: 2010 NBA Draft

Free agency

Draft picks

Main article: 2010 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College/Team
1 19 Avery Bradley SG  United States Texas
2 52 Luke Harangody PF  United States Notre Dame

Roster

Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
SG 20 United States Allen, Ray 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 205 lb (93 kg) 1975-07-20 Connecticut
PG 45 Puerto Rico Arroyo, Carlos 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 200 lb (91 kg) July 30, 1979 Florida International
SG 0 United States Bradley, Avery 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) 1990-11-26 Texas
PF 11 United States Davis, Glen 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 290 lb (132 kg) January 1, 1986 LSU
F/C 5 United States Garnett, Kevin 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 253 lb (115 kg) 1976-05-19 Farragut
SF 8 United States Green, Jeff 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 235 lb (107 kg) 1986-08-28 Georgetown
C 4 Serbia  (IN) 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 240 lb (109 kg) July 23, 1983 Serbia
F/C 30 United States  (IN) 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 245 lb (111 kg) May 2, 1980 Notre Dame
C 7 United States O'Neal, Jermaine 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 255 lb (116 kg) 1978-10-13 Eau Claire High School
C 36 United States  (IN) 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m) 325 lb (147 kg) March 6, 1972 LSU
SF 77 Montenegro Pavlović, Sasha 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 235 lb (107 kg) 1983-11-15 Montenegro
SF 34 United States Pierce, Paul (C) 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 235 lb (107 kg) 1977-10-13 Kansas
PG 9 United States Rondo, Rajon 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 171 lb (78 kg) 1986-02-22 Kentucky
SG 12 United States Wafer, Von 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 209 lb (95 kg) 1985-07-21 Florida State
PG 13 United States West, Delonte 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 180 lb (82 kg) July 26, 1983 Saint Joseph's
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Athletic trainer(s)
Strength and conditioning coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured

Depth chart

Pos. Starter Bench Reserve Inactive
C Jermaine O'Neal Nenad Krstić Troy Murphy
PF Kevin Garnett Glen Davis
SF Paul Pierce Jeff Green Sasha Pavlović
SG Ray Allen Von Wafer
PG Rajon Rondo Delonte West Carlos Arroyo Avery Bradley

Pre-season

Game log

2010 pre-season game log
2010–11 season schedule

Regular season

Standings

Atlantic Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Boston Celtics 56 26 .683 33–8 23–18 13–3
x-New York Knicks 42 40 .512 14 23–18 19–22 10–6
x-Philadelphia 76ers 41 41 .500 15 26–15 15–26 9–7
New Jersey Nets 24 58 .293 32 19–22 5–36 3–13
Toronto Raptors 22 60 .268 34 16–25 6–35 5–11
# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-Chicago Bulls 62 20 .756
2 y-Miami Heat 58 24 .707 4
3 y-Boston Celtics 56 26 .683 6
4 x-Orlando Magic 52 30 .634 10
5 x-Atlanta Hawks 44 38 .537 18
6 x-New York Knicks 42 40 .512 20
7 x-Philadelphia 76ers 41 41 .500 21
8 x-Indiana Pacers 37 45 .451 25
9 Milwaukee Bucks 35 47 .427 27
10 Charlotte Bobcats 34 48 .415 28
11 Detroit Pistons 30 52 .366 32
12 New Jersey Nets 24 58 .293 38
13 Washington Wizards 23 59 .280 39
14 Toronto Raptors 22 60 .268 40
15 Cleveland Cavaliers 19 63 .232 43

Game log

2010–11 game logTotal: 56–26 (Home: 33–8; Road: 23–18)
2010–11 season schedule

Playoffs

Game log

2011 playoff game log
2011 playoff schedule

Player statistics

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Ray Allen 80 80 36.1 .491 .444 .881 3.4 2.7 1.0 .2 16.5
Carlos Arroyo* 15 1 12.7 .314 .600 .917 1.5 1.7 .5 .0 2.4
Avery Bradley 31 0 5.2 .343 .000 .500 .5 .4 .3 .0 1.7
Marquis Daniels* 49 0 19.1 .491 .190 .684 2.3 1.3 .8 .4 5.5
Glen Davis 78 13 29.5 .448 .133 .736 5.4 1.2 1.0 .4 11.7
Semih Erden* 36 7 14.3 .604 .000 .630 2.9 0.5 0.4 0.6 4.2
Kevin Garnett 71 71 31.3 .528 .200 .862 8.9 2.4 1.3 .8 14.9
Jeff Green 26 2 23.4 .485 .296 .794 3.3 .7 .5 .6 9.8
Luke Harangody* 16 0 19.1 .413 .244 .778 4.3 .8 .6 .6 6.9
Chris Johnson* 4 0 8.0 .667 .000 1.000 1.3 .3 .0 .8 1.5
Nenad Krstić* 24 20 23.0 .537 .000 .750 5.3 .3 .3 .3 9.1
Troy Murphy* 17 0 10.5 .421 .100 .846 2.2 .4 .5 .1 2.6
Jermaine O'Neal 24 10 18.0 .459 .000 .674 3.7 .5 .1 1.2 5.4
Shaquille O'Neal 37 36 20.3 .667 .000 .557 4.8 0.7 .4 1.1 9.2
Sasha Pavlović* 17 0 8.8 .462 .500 .400 .8 .2 .3 .0 1.8
Kendrick Perkins* 12 7 26.1 .542 .000 .575 8.1 .8 .2 .8 7.3
Paul Pierce 80 80 34.7 .497 .374 .860 5.4 3.3 1.0 .6 18.9
Nate Robinson* 55 11 17.9 .404 .328 .825 1.6 1.9 .5 .1 7.1
Rajon Rondo 68 68 37.2 .475 .233 .568 4.4 11.2 2.2 .2 10.6
Von Wafer 58 2 9.5 .421 .269 .842 .8 .6 .3 .1 3.2
Delonte West 24 2 18.9 .458 .364 .867 1.5 2.7 0.8 .4 5.6

[2]
* – Stats with the Celtics.

Playoffs

Awards, records and milestones

Awards

Week/Month

  • On November 1, 2010 Rajon Rondo was named Eastern Conference's Player of the Week (October 26–31).[3]
  • On December 1, 2010 Doc Rivers was named Eastern Conference's Coach of the Month (November).[4]
  • On December 20, 2010 Paul Pierce was named Eastern Conference's Player of the Week (December 13–19).[5]

All-Star

Season

Records

Milestones

  • On February 10, 2011, Ray Allen became the NBA's all-time leader in three-point field goals, surpassing Reggie Miller with 2,561.

Transactions

Overview

Boston Celtics


Players Added

Via Draft

Via Free Agency

Via Trade

Players Lost

Via Free Agency

Via Trade

Waived

Trades

February 24, 2011
To Boston Celtics
To Oklahoma City Thunder
February 24, 2011
To Boston Celtics
  • 2013 second-round pick
To Cleveland Cavaliers
February 24, 2011
To Boston Celtics
  • 2017 second-round pick
To Sacramento Kings

Free agents

Additions

Player Signed Former Team
Semih Erden Signed 1-year contract[7] Fenerbahçe Ülker
Avery Bradley Undisclosed terms[8] Rookie
Paul Pierce Signed 4-year contract for $61 Million[9] Boston Celtics
Ray Allen Signed 2-year contract for $20 Million[10] Boston Celtics
Jermaine O'Neal Signed 2-year contract for $11.6 Million[11] Miami Heat
Nate Robinson Signed 2-year contract for $8 Million[12] Boston Celtics
Marquis Daniels Signed 1-year contract for $2.5 Million[13] Boston Celtics
Von Wafer Undisclosed terms[14] Dallas Mavericks
Shaquille O'Neal Signed 2-year contract[15] Cleveland Cavaliers
Luke Harangody Signed 2-year contract[16] Rookie
Delonte West Undisclosed terms[17] Cleveland Cavaliers
Chris Johnson Signed 10-day contract Portland Trail Blazers
Troy Murphy Undisclosed Golden State Warriors

Subtractions

Player Reason Left New Team
Tony Allen Free agent Memphis Grizzlies
Shelden Williams Free agent Denver Nuggets
Rasheed Wallace Waived then Retired[18] N/A
Oliver Lafayette Waived N/A
Brian Scalabrine Free agent[19] Chicago Bulls
Tony Gaffney Waived Türk Telekom B.K.

References

See also

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